Sakai International Community Arts to present “TEAROOM ON THE BORDER” at Pineapple Lab

ALL REMAINING FRINGE PERFORMANCES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED AS PRECAUTION TO #COVID19 Collaboration seems to be in the pulse of this year’s annual Fringe festival with both local artists and international acts working together. One such collaboration comes in the form of Japanese artist collective Sakai International Community Arts (SICA). With the support of Japan Foundation,…

Retrace the Filipiniana’s many forms at the Obra Maestra Exhibit at Shangri-La Plaza

Take a page out of Philippine fashion history this National Arts Month as Shangri-La Plaza hosts the Obra Maestra exhibition on the evolution of the iconic Filipiniana dress from pre colonial times to the 1970s, at the Luxury Lane, East Wing until February 29. #ObraMaestraattheShang exhibition showcases the masterworks of Ramon Valera, Pitoy Moreno, Aureo…

Instituto Cervantes presents discussion “Intramuros, the Underrated Jewel of Manila”

Cognizant of the importance of Intramuros as a key symbol of Philippine heritage, the Instituto Cervantes, with the collaboration of the Embassy of Spain and the Intramuros Administration, presents “Intramuros, the Underrated Jewel”, a round-table discussion in which various Spanish and Filipino experts on fortifications will tackle the challenges of conservation of the walled city.…

The Leon Gallery ACC Auction

The Asian Cultural Council Philippines (ACCP) Foundation celebrates its 20th anniversary this year with the ACC Art Auction on February 22, 2020 at Leon Gallery. The auction will benefit the grantees of ACC’s Fellowship Program this 2020. An important endeavor that solidly bonds ACCP and premiere auction house Leon Gallery, the event is expected to…

Rustan’s Welcomes the New Year with Gig de Pio’s “Flourishing”

CONTEMPORARY ABSTRACTS TAKE CENTERSTAGE Rustan’s For The Arts launches first exhibit in 2020 With the continuing success of the Rustan’s for the Arts series, which has highlighted the collections of world-class Filipino artists Ben Cabrera, Al Perez, Paulina Luz Sotto, Fernando Amorsolo, Arturo Luz, and Anita Magsaysay Ho, the spotlight on its first exhibit of…

Manila Student Film Festival 2020

The third annual Manila Student Film Festival will take place on 01 February 2020 at International School Manila. The festival is the creative celebration of young filmmakers in the Philippines, providing an audience for upcoming talent and inspiring future filmmakers. This year, 27 films were shortlisted for the final competition. The shortlisted flicks come from…

Filipino craftsmanship to take centerstage in German lifestyle event

The Philippine furniture and home décor sectors are strengthening their bid to get a bigger chunk of Germany’s market through the country’s participation in the upcoming Ambiente 2020. Mushroom Lamp by Arden MANILA, Philippines; December 2019 – The country’s creative edge in producing distinctly designed handcrafted products takes centerstage once again as Philippine manufacturers join…