Len Cabili showcases how indigenous tribes are not only sources of her inspiration, but her partners. She travels to Mindanao to interact, share stories and even live with the country’s oldest tribes to learn about how they make their time-honored fabrics.
Solidarity governs the Hanunuo. Their long-kept beliefs rooted on the value of fellowship sustain the harmonious connections they have with one another, between children and the elderly, men and women. One of the eight indigenous groups collectively known as the Mangyan, the Hanunuo reside in Mindoro Island, at a rustic community atop the mountains, overlooking […]