The Pinta Tawo is an annual competition held during the Paraw Regatta Festival in Iloilo City, which showcases the creativity and artistry of the Ilonggos. The competition challenges participants to create a human-sized paraw using bamboo and other materials while incorporating artistic and body painting techniques.
The competition features all artists and body painting enthusiasts, who can showcase their skills and talents in this exciting and unique competition. The theme for the upcoming 50th Paraw Regatta: Pinta Tawo Competition is “Sailing through the Waves of Ilonggo Tradition and Progress.” This theme aims to celebrate the rich cultural heritage and modern advancements of the Ilonggo people through creative and innovative designs.
Participating in the Pinta Tawo competition is a great opportunity to take part in an exciting creative journey, showcase your artistic skills and celebrate the unique culture and tradition of Iloilo. Join the upcoming 50th Paraw Regatta: Pinta Tawo Competition and let your imagination set sail as you transform the human form into a stunning work of art that celebrates the rich cultural heritage and modern advancements of the Ilonggo people.