Best Painting on Leather” Portrait of Philippine Tribal Woman” T’boli” / by Betha Bach( Allartz)



Painting inspired by the beauty of Mindanao tribal face in Mindanao. The Tboli are one of the indigenous peoples of South Cotabato in Southern Mindanao. From the body of ethnographic and linguistic literature on Mindanao they are variously known as Tboli, T’boli, Tböli, Tiboli, Tibole, Tagabili, Tagabeli, and Tagabulu. They term themselves Tboli or T’boli.
This portrait is painted on leather in purposes of artist on work video compilation.