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Jonathan Joven’s “Splace”

Jonathan Joven's Splace installation view Making Place in a Space, Drawing Up Space in a Place Text by Kaye O’Yek; Images courtesy of Art Verite Gallery. In Splace, Jonathan Joven’s eighth solo exhibition, he furthers his scrutiny of dwelling and making space by situating elements associated with labor and cultural markers into unexpected places. His…

Creative Solutions From Fab Labs

Makers from Fablab communities are stepping up and offering solutions in the fight against COVID-19. Text by Art+ Staff Digital Fabrication Laboratories or “Fablabs” for short, are workshops where makers and innovators can potentially make almost anything. These workshops usually have digital manufacturing machines such as 3D printers, laser engravers, or cutting equipment which differ…

Artists respond to COVID-19 Crisis

Compiled by Art+ Staff The COVID-19 crisis, presently managed through enhanced community quarantines, has caused cancellations of several art events around Metro Manila making it a challenge for artist and cultural workers to continue their work in public venues. In spite of this, artists continue to work from their homes and studios. We look at…

Films You Can Watch During the Lockdown

Still from "That Thing Called Tadhana" (2015) At the height of the NCOV-19 pandemic, community lockdowns were set in place to discourage public gatherings which include the cancellation of film screenings and theater events. As a result, people have used this time to get back to their their list of readings and to-watch done in…

Waves of Resistance

Nikki Luna – Rape of Seas installation view Feminist artist Nikki Luna discusses the parallelism of violence against women and the threat to national sovereignty. By Elizabeth Ruth Deyro Feminism may be one of the most widely discussed topics across various venues today, from social media to the academe, but it remains utterly misconstrued, rendering…