This image of Bulo'l, the Cordillera rice god, represents the Cordillera Autonomous Region (CAR). Materials used are carved Styrofoam covered with husked mountain brown rice.
Food art installation is another attraction to the three-day BIG BITE! The Northern Food Festival this coming October 17, 18, & 19, 2014 in the Marquee Mall of Angeles City, Pampanga.
|A replica of Bojeador lighthouse is installed to represent Region 1 (Ilocos Region). Materials used are carved Styrofoam and dried tobacco leaves wrapped around the tower.|
|Fishing net with dried fishes represents Region 2 (Cagayan Valley). Installed art uses bamboo sticks, nylon nets, and real dried sardines|
|The fishnet and dried fishes is finally installed on the opening day of the BIG BITE (Oct. 17, 2014) with a bamboo raft and art trees with locally grown vegetables.|
The artworks are the concepts of local artists from the Pampanga Arts Guild (PAG) with the participation of Filipino visual artists Leeroy New and Mikai Rodrigo.
|Installed artwork to represent Region 3 (Central Luzon) is a replica of Christmas lantern covered with Japanese paper ordinarily used in wrapping pastillas and candies.|
|On the opening day of the BIG BITE on Oct. 17, 2014, what used to be the lone Christmas lantern of Central Luzon becomes a galore of local produce with bamboo table adorned artfully with woven young coconut palm and native delicacies|
The artworks are installed in the 2nd year of Big Bite! to promote the different region's specialty dishes, food products, and food culture.
You will discover and experience more about Pinoy foods and food culture if you go to the Marquee Mall's the Big Bite! the Northern Food Festival. See location map here to help you find the place.
|Qurales takes the form of marine coral adorned with the artists' penchant for fantastical creatures and organic forms. Materials used are fondant and baked bread impaled in stainless steel frame and stands on wooden base.|
|The more elaborate version of the Qurales is presented to the open public on the opening day of the BIG BITE in Marquee Mall on Oct. 17, 2014.|
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