September Moon signed and dated 1997 (lower right)
oil on canvas
40” x 30” (102 cm x 76 cm)
A pioneer of environmental surrealism, Raul Lebajo’s imaginary landscapes and complex dream sequences garnered him recognition as one of the pioneers of surrealism in the Philippines.
It is his inclination to the bizarre that allows him to create such dreamy pieces, what with his penchant for juxtaposition and incorporation of contrasting, farfetched elements into his canvasses—in this case, the insertion of aquatic life to this seemingly urban setting