Glimpse of the Ethereal

Mirror in the Sky (2020); 48×60 in; oil and gold leaf on canvas Evoking light and graceful movement, Katrina Cuenca’s works tap into our poetic imagination. By Gwen Bautista; Photos by Xander Angeles; Make-up by Bettina Lim Inside the bustling and busy streets of the New Manila district, a high-rise condominium complex sits quietly on…

Instituto Cervantes programs online lecture by the head writer of the hit-TV series La casa de papel

On April 28, at 7pm, Instituto Cervantes de Manila is presenting an online lecture by Javier Gómez Santander, the Head writer and Executive co-producer of thepopular Spanish TV show La casa de papel. In his talk, Gómez Santander will share aspects of his career as a screenwriter, as well as a couple of secrets and details of the creation of the…

Negrense Artists Show How “ArtHeals”

Text by Art+ Staff Negrense artists are pitching in to help the community get by the COVID-19 Crisis through “ArtHeals”, an online fundraising exhibition. Some of the artists who donated their works to this exhibit include: Susanito Sarnate, R.A. Tijing, Erika Mayo, Anna May Lacson, Alice Lee, Elwah Gonzalez, Red Santillan, Charlie Co, Angela Silva,…

Petting During a Crisis of Touch

Text by James Tana In a group exhibit about pets, the participating artists examine the act petting as a gesture suggestive of the feeling of longing for intimate connections during a crisis of touch. “Pet Porno” exhibition introduces petting as a privilege and, somehow, becomes indicative of the economics and currencies that the act entails,…