CCP’s Kaisa sa Sining continue in expanding its network with new batch of Regional Art Centers

kaisa-thumbnailThe Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) continues to institutionalize its KAISA SA SINING (KSS) partnership program, a growing network of Regional Art Centers.

Since it was launched in January 2014, the KSS network has already reached a total of twenty six (26) partner organizations all over the country to include; St. Louis University Baguio,  Barasoain Kalinangan Foundation Inc. Malolos, Batangas City, Vigan City, Diverse Initiatives for Bicolano Artists Naga, Angeles City, Muñoz City-Nueva Ecija, Casa San Miguel-Zambales, Municipality of Sampaloc-Quezon, Sorsogon Community Based Theater Group, Negros Cultural Foundation Bacolod, Central Philippine University Iloilo, Silliman University Dumaguete, Province of Capiz, Holy Name University Tagbilaran-Bohol, Arts Council of Cebu Foundation, Calbayog City, University of Eastern Philippines Catarman, Mindanao State University IIT-Iligan, Consortium of Private University in Cagayan de Oro, Musikahan sa Tagum Foundation, La Salle University Ozamiz, City of Koronadal, Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Colleges Gen. Santos, and the Dumendingan Arts Guild Pagadian City.

In the past four years, the cooperation and exchanges between and among CCP and the KSS network have become more dynamic. It is a continuing partnership and collaboration to further enrich, develop and promote arts and culture in the regions and the whole country. It is also intended to increase public participation in the arts, promote artistic excellence and facilitate a vibrant collaboration between and among communities.

Delegates from diff. Regional Art Centers at the CCP Little Theater lobby. Photographed by Erickson Dela Cruz (c) 2018

Last February 2, 2018 at the CCP Little Theater lobby, The CCP formalize its cooperation with a new batch of partners and signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the following:  Provincial Government of Palawan, Provincial Government of Bulacan, Provincial Government of Pangasinan, City Government of Biñan Laguna, St. Paul University Tuguegarao, De La Salle University Dasmariñas-Cavite, University of Sto. Tomas Legazpi Albay, Ateneo de Davao University, City Government of Cotabato, Central Mindanao University Musuan Bukidnon, and the Western Mindanao State University Zamboanga City.

The key areas of the partnership includes training & apprenticeship, touring & move-over productions, sharing of relevant cultural resource materials, access to arts & cultural information, venues & facilities; and participation in major cultural events. Even with the establishment of regional art centers, the CCP will continue to collaborate with all other organizations in the regions, either on a per program or project basis. The CCP is certain that the regional partnerships will result to the further flourishing of arts and culture in the whole country.

For more information about Kaisa sa Sining, you can contact the CCP Cultural Exchange Department at tel. no 832 1125 locals 1708-1709 and e-mail address:

More Photos from CCP Kaisa sa Sining 2018 launch. Photographs by Erickson dela Cruz.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s