MindanaoArt (3 of 10): Datu Bago Gallery Cafe (DCNHS Senior High Lab)

1st Mindanao Art Fair and Exhibit
Theme: Traversing the River of Creativity
Atrium of Gaisano Mall, Davao City
10 a.m. to 9 p.m, October 5 and 6, 2019 

(Exhibit Notes from MindanaoArt)

Notes on Datu Bago Gallery Café

  • An Art themed cafe
  • A Senior High School Laboratory
  1. An art gallery aimed to showcase the output / skills of Arts and Design Track Arts Davao City National HS Senior High School
  2. A café aimed to showcase the skills of Technical-Vocational-Livelihood (TVL) Track
  3. A business establishment aimed to provide a laboratory for Accountancy, Business and Management (ABM) Strand

    Senior high school artists of the Davao City National High School with their teacher Jefferson Bangot with the 8ftx32ft polytych they are showing during the MindanaoArt. Photo courtesy of MindanaoArt
  • Product and Services
  1. Arts and Crafts
  2. Art workshops in (visual arts, theater, media arts, dance, music, creative writing)
  3. Food services (coffee, juices, pasta, bread and pastries, etc.)
  • Vision: to become a prime producer of future artists and entrepreneurs in the city.
  • Mission: to provide a venue for practical / actual / skill-based learning
  • It’s the first of its kind in a public school system in the city and maybe in the country
  • Why Datu Bago? The school and its alumni way of honoring our local hero (DATU BAGO). The idea of creating / honing future heroes of the city.
  • Contribute to the development of Arts and Culture in the city / country 
  • Partner: Kublai Millan and the Lawig Diwa Org. / Mindanao Art


Managed by the Senior High School of DCNHS and the DCNHS Admin.

  1. Wenefredo E. Cagape = Principal / PSDS
  2. Jenifer Bugas = OIC-SHS
  3. Malon Luces = Gallery Café General Manager
  4. Jefferson S. Bangot = Gallery In-charge / curator

________________________________________________________________________Student Volunteers: Grade 12 Arts and Design Students

Amantiao, Vincent James
Baculi, Allene Grace
Baluyot, Steve Nico
Basalo, Regie
Basoc, Juddar
Bunao, Trini Rose
Cubrado, Danica Kae
Dela Cruz, John Rey
Ganade, Shiela Mae
Landrito, Trisha
Limpo, Joshua
Lorenzana, Rothere Vrylle
Millevo, Jonicko
Nacito, Clarice
Nadera, Vanessa Kaye
Naparan, Guillian
Okabe, Hisashi
Pabunag, Lorejen
Pequit, Glezter Earon
Pino-on, Moniera Shane
Sumatra, Mari Elizabeth
Tayong, Ramil
Yriarte,  Cris Novel
Zamora, Bianca Camille