Thursday, June 20, 2024

First Likhaan Fair: A Day Celebrating Filipino Artistry and Craftsmanship this June 2024

Likhaan, a trailblazing online platform for Filipino creators, is thrilled to announce its first-ever pop-up event, the Likhaan Fair, taking place on June 22, from 10 AM to 6 PM at Launch Garage in Quezon City.

This FREE, one-day event will showcase a diverse collection of handmade creations from Filipino artists, craftsmen, and suppliers under Likhaan, all in a vibrant space where these talented creatives can display and sell their extraordinary works.

About Likhaan Fair

The Likhaan Fair aims to unite art enthusiasts, collectors, and local community members in a celebration of Filipino culture and creativity. By offering a venue where local artists can shine, the event seeks to foster a greater appreciation for the rich cultural heritage of the Philippines.

Some of the 50 talented individuals that people can discover at the fair are Cabayogan Women Loom Weavers Association from Iloilo, Lokal Bayong, South Sea Gems, Jane Ebarle, and BaO Artisan Candles among many others!

Additionally, this fair marks the first of many Likhaan gatherings dedicated to promoting and supporting Filipino creators under the “17-82-1” campaign — an initiative that aims to digitize all Filipino creators across 17 regions and 82 provinces, creating a single platform to showcase the rich cultural heritage and creativity of the Philippines.

Attendees can look forward to a range of exciting activities, including enlightening art talks from industry leaders, hands-on workshops, and raffles, ensuring a fun-filled and enriching experience for all!

"We are thrilled to unite such a diverse group of talented Filipino artists andcraftsmen, each with their own unique stories of inspiration," said Isis Umali, CEO ofLikhaan.

Aileen Adalid, CMO of Likhaan and Co-Founder, further emphasizes, "Our mission is tooffer them sustainable opportunities and a platform to reach a wider audience.Likhaan Fair marks a significant step towards realizing that vision, and we eagerlyanticipate making it an annual tradition."

Event Details

When: June 22 (Saturday), 10 AM - 9 PM
Where: LaunchGarage, Level 2, Industria Mall at Circulo Verde, Calle Industria, Bagumbayan, Quezon City
Admission: FREE and open to everyone
Join us for a day of discovery and support for Filipino creators. For more information
about the Likhaan Fair and to stay updated on future events, visit our event page and
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About Likhaan

Likhaan is the go-to platform for discovering Filipino creators from all over the world, whilst enabling effortless buying and selling of their handmade creations on a global scale.

As a trailblazing startup, the corporation has been previously involved and featured in CNN Philippines' Final Pitch, StartUp QC (Quezon City), and more. Currently, Likhaan's foremost campaign is 17-82-1 — it aims to digitize ALL Filipino creators across 17 regions and 82 provinces to build 1 platform that digitalizes the rich cultural heritage and creativity of the Philippines.

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