|To become truly immortal, a work of art must escape all human limits: logic and common sense will only interfere. But once these barriers are broken, it will enter the realms of childhood visions and dreams. – Giorgio de Chirico|
|Maxinne Marie Belo Sentina. Maxinne Marie, a.k.a. Marie Belo, a.k.a. the Flightless Angel. A 20-year-old creative photographer. Fresh graduate of Bachelor of Science in Nursing from West Visayas State University. Talents and interests include the performing arts, Broadway musicals, singing, writing poetry, and photography.|
Photographic work ranges from portrait, beauty and fashion themes to emotive, conceptual and dark art. Her images exude romanticist fairy tale themes to sombre and sinister moods, combining digital art techniques and sometimes modeling stints with photography.
|Since 1974, the province of Antique in the Philippines celebrates the annual festival famously known as the Binirayan. It commemorates the historic landing of the ten Bornean Datus in the 13th century. One of the most anticipated highlights of the festival is the Lin-ay kang Antique pageant - the culminating activity of the search for Antique’s Ambassadress of Goodwill. Since its inception, a total of thirty (30) Lin-ay Kang Antique winners have reigned and represented the province as the epitome of its noble lineage and courage of character.|
I am Lin-ay Kang Antique 2010, reigning titleholder and the 30th winner. Ü
Help us establish the Lin-ay Kang Antique Foundation - a non-stock, non-profit organization that aims to inspire, enable, and empower young Antiqueñas to pursue their dreams. Our future projects will focus on improving literacy skills through provision of quality reading material, summer workshops on the arts, literature, and personality enhancement, and we plan to extend other means of support as needed.