Mapúa Malayan Colleges of Laguna’s (Mapúa MCL) B. Multimedia Arts students organized a captivating seminar and exhibition event called “Unfold 2023” with the theme of Beyond the Canvas. This unique event aimed to showcase the students’ creative masterpieces while advocating for the advancement of artists in the corporate world. Additionally, all proceeds from the event were directed towards supporting the Childhope Philippines Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to helping street children.
Unfold 2023 brought together talented artists, renowned speakers, and art enthusiasts at the Festival Mall in Alabang on June 3 and 4, 2023. The event offered a platform for the students to display their innovative creations, while the chosen speakers shared their insights and experiences, inspiring the audience to elevate their artistic abilities.
The event speakers featured prominent figures in the art community including Haranikala, a celebrated illustrator; Eulah Araullo, a respected art director; Kulas Jalea, a renowned illustrator; and RK. De la Rosa, a prominent figure in the field of graphic design and founder of Simmer Studios.
In addition to the exhibition and speaker sessions, Unfold 2023 also featured art exhibits. The primary goal of this event was to transform the prevailing notion that artists are confined to the periphery of the corporate world. Through this event, the organizers aimed to showcase the immense potential of artists and highlight the impact they can make in various industries.
Unfold 2023, organized by the Multimedia Arts students of Mapúa MCL, was a resounding success. It brought together artists, speakers, and art enthusiasts to celebrate creativity, foster artistic growth, and make a positive impact on society. By encouraging others to embrace their artistic talents, the event left an indelible mark on the attendees and paved the way for a future where artists can thrive in the corporate hierarchy.