|ANUGERAH S.E.A. WRITE|
Sta. Maria is a veteran writer, photographer and lecturer whose works
have appeared since 1973 in Philippine and foreign popular publications
and academic journals. She is well-known for her essays on socio-political
events, culinary history and cuisine, art and aesthetics, sociology,
humanities, cultural environment development and values regeneration.
She has written exhibition text for major art exhibitions at the Metropolitan
Museum of Manila and her pioneering advocacy of Filipino language text
for Museum exhibitions with English adaptations has been highly regarded
in the Philippine Museum sector.