A Safe, Well-lighted Space

Inside Kidlat's studio. Photo by Nikki Valenzuela In observance of World Mental health day (10 October), contributing writer Nikki Valenzuela pays the Cebu based artist Kidlat, a studio visit to discuss the mental respite a studio provides. ​It was the year 1988 when Basquiat was pronounced dead on arrival, his autopsy report stating “acute mixed drug intoxication” as cause of…

One Spin-cycle

Short exhibition text tucked inside an old dictionary by the house's entrance Text and photos by Marz Aglipay Impressions on the one-night-only group exhibition “Spin-Cycle”. Away from the typical white-cube setting a group exhibition, Spin-cycle was held in an intimate space — a house inside Magallanes Village. The unusual affair drew curious guests to wander…