University Gallery

Locatelli Museum

Eighty years after the first exhibition of Italian painter Romualdo Locatelli at the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Museum in Manila in 1940, the new book about the famous artist, “An artistic voyage from Rome, the Eternal City to Bali, the Isle of Gods” was presented to the public in the afternoon of January 30, 2020 at the UST Museum, Manila.

St. Thomas Aquinas Mass

On January 27, 2020, the University of Santo Tomas held a Eucharistic Celebration in honor of the Feast of its patron, Saint Thomas Aquinas. The Concelebrated Mass was led by Rev fr. Richard G. Ang, O.P., PhD, Acting Rector and concurrent Vice-Rector, and the Dominican community in the Priory of Saint Thomas Aquinas.

Recuerdo de Filipinas

The University of Santo Tomas Miguel de Benavides Library mounted an exhibition of vintage memorabilia titled “Recuerdo de Filipinas: A survey of the cultural landscape through postcards, stamps and letters 1898-1941.” It was opened on January 29, 2020 and runs until May 20, 2020.

Photos by Hans Lawrence V. Malgapu


More than 105,000 people in attendance! We wrap the year with the traditional Paskuhan concert and fireworks display at the Open Field. Thank you, Lord, for 2019! 

Photos by Hans Lawrence V. Malgapu


In partnership with Manila Bulletin, the UST Museum mounted an exhibition entitled “Hatch” on September 12, 2019 at the UST Museum – Main Gallery.


Photos by Hans Lawrence Malgapu


In partnership with Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in the Philippines, the University of Santo Tomas hosted the 2019 Taiwan Night on August 29, 2019 at the Buenaventura G. Paredes, O.P. Building. The International Youth Ambassador Exchange Program exemplified the cultural exchange and interaction between Thomasian students and Taiwan Youth Ambassadors.

Christmaseum 2019

On November 25, 2019, the UST Museum mounted its third Christmaseum exhibition entitled Harmonia Superna: Let Heaven Rejoice, featuring the kinetic artworks of the students from the BFA Industrial Design program (College of Fine Arts and Design) at the UST Museum – Main Gallery.

Photos by Hans Lawrence V. Malgapu

Christmaseum Concert 2019

The UST Glee Club and the Haraya String Ensemble of Kolisko Waldorf School serenaded the Thomasian Community with joyful Christmas songs in their concert entitled “Laetita Juventutis: Let the Youth Be Joyful in the Lord!” on November 27, 2019 at the UST Museum.


Photos by Hans Lawrence V. Malgapu