The first museum of Philippine modern art

Ateneo Art Gallery

National Artists from the Ambeth Ocampo Collection


Ateneo Art Gallery


Widely recognized today as the first museum of Philippine modern art, the Ateneo Art Gallery was established in 1960 through Fernando Zóbel’s bequest to the Ateneo of his collection of works by key Filipino post war artists.


Ateneo Art Gallery is receiving guests on a limited capacity and by-appointment only.

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Latest from AAG

12 Sep 2022

Ateneo Art Gallery announces the 2022 Purita Kalaw-Ledesma Prizes for Art Criticism shortlisted writers

The announcement of winning writers will be on November 17, 2022, Thursday, at the Suthira B Zalamea Lobby, Upper Ground Floor of the Soledad V Pangilinan Arts Wing, Areté.

09 Sep 2022

Ateneo Art Gallery to open tandem Martial Law exhibits

Tandem exhibitions “Dark Memories: Torture, Incarceration, Disappearance, and Death During Martial Law” and “Alaala ng Martial Law” opens on 15 September 2022 at the Ateneo Art Gallery

12 Aug 2022

Art reflects on Martial Law in marginalized communities

The contemporary art exhibition consists of works atypically co-created and co-authored by members of a Manila-based exhibition team and of 6 communities of women who experienced different forms of human rights abuse during the period in which Martial Law was imposed on the Philippines by President Ferdinand Marcos Sr during the early 1970s

27 Apr 2022

'Saranggola ng Pag-asa' mounted at the Ateneo Art Gallery

Saranggola ng Pag-Asa, 2022, Acrylic and collage on canvas, 23 April 2022 CONTRIBUTING ARTISTS: Benedicto "Bencab" Cabrera, National Artist, Mike Adrao, Jessa Balag, Marina Cruz...



Ateneo Art Gallery

Ateneo Art Gallery
Soledad V Pangilinan Arts Wing, Areté
Ateneo de Manila University Loyola Heights campus
Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights
Quezon City, 1108 Philippines

Telephone +63 2 8426 6001 loc. 5392

Telephone (Direct) +632 8426 6488