Intramuros Learning Sessions episode no. 53
Protecting Intramuros Part 2: Current Conservation Projects in the Walled City
What is being done right now to conserve the existing historic fabric of Intramuros? Join us as we discuss the current conservation projects in Intramuros by the Intramuros Administration. Covered in this webinar are the government’s initiatives for the protection of the fortification system of Intramuros, the Administration’s museum collection, as well as present archeological projects in the walled city.
- Guest speaker: Ramil Tibayan
- Moderator: Rancho Arcilla
About the Speaker: Ramil B. Tibayan
Ramil Belleza Tibayan is a Filipino architect and cultural worker. He is presently the Chief of the Cultural Properties Conservation Division of the Intramuros Administration. As an academic, he is also presently a lecturer at the College of Architecture of the University of Santo Tomas in Manila. As a practicing architect he is licensed in the Philippines and in the national licensure examinations in 2009 he earned the top place. From the University of Santo Tomas he has a BS in Architecture (Cum Laude) and a Masters in Cultural Heritage Studies. He was also trained with the Getty Conservation Institute and ThinkCity Malaysia on Conservation of Historic Urban Districts.
About the Intramuros Learning Sessions
The Intramuros Learning Sessions (ILS) is the educational webinar series of the Intramuros Administration (IA). The IA is an attached national government agency under the Department of Tourism.
Topics are interdisciplinary and cover themes related to Intramuros and Manila studies, Philippine studies, as well as cultural heritage studies. Pursuant to IA’s charter, the ILS aims to contribute to the strengthening of the Filipino’s national identity and sense of belonging and pride.
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