Anita Magsaysay-Ho’s “Offerings” at Rustan’s For the Arts Christmas Collection

Rustan’s celebrates Filipino art this Christmas season with ‘Offerings’, A collection of mementos and objets for the home honoring the work of Anita Magsaysay-Ho. After several successful collections of art objets for the home by Filipino artists Ben Cabrera, Al Perez, Paulina Luz Sotto, Fernando Amorsolo and Arturo Luz, Rustan’s is pleased to present ‘Offerings”,…

Embassy of Hungary, VFS Global launch Hungary Visa Application Center in Philippines

VFS Global has commenced Hungary visa services for the residents of the Philippines with the launch of its new Visa Application Center in the city of Manila. The center accepts applications for processing key categories like Tourism, Business, Education and Private Visit visas. The newly launched center in Manila was formally inaugurated on 25 November…

Serendipity Arts Festival announces programming highlights for the fourth edition

The Serendipity Arts Festival, now in its fourth year, returns to Goa from the 15-22 December with over 100 compelling projects including exhibitions, performances and immersive art experiences. This year the Festival will take place across 10 venues in Panaji, Goa highlighting the 7 core disciplines including Craft, Culinary Arts, Dance, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts…

Stephanie Comilang

Stephanie Comilang Wins 2019 Sobey Award

The Sobey Art Foundation and the National Gallery of Canada  named Stephanie Comilang as the recipient of the 2019 Sobey Art Award. From the Ontario region, Stephanie Comilang’s video works follow Paraiso, a Tagalog speaking “drone” who documents Filipino diasporic experiences. The Sobey Art Award recognizes Canadian artists who are forty years old or younger,…

Visual Arts Helping Hands Foundation Inc. Presents Chapter 2: The Empty Chair Project

The Visual Arts Helping Hands Foundation, Inc (VAHHFI), in collaboration with the Metropolitan Museum of Manila, is exhibiting Chapter 2: The Empty Chair Project, its second major exhibition on 12 November 2019, Tuesday. The exhibit is for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Manila, and of selected mental health advocacy groups, namely: Anxiety and…

69th Palanca Awards names winners

Literary excellence took the spotlight once again as winning authors of the 69 th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature were honored recently at the Peninsula Manila in Makati City. A total of 56 writers, 32 of which are first-time awardees, were chosen as this year’s recipients. Two of the authors each bagged prizes in…