Old Manila Reimagined

Dominic Rubio illustrates the timelessness of traditional Filipino culture through his art. By Mara Fabella Dominic Rubio is a man with a taste for the past. As an artist, he recreates the elegant culture of the traditional Filipino way of life. His paintings and sculptures depict the Filipinos of Old Manila—men donning the stately barong…

Czech Embassy and UNICEF Philippines highlights children’s rights on UN Human Rights Day

Local non-government organizations attended a working breakfast on children’s rights and education organized by the Embassy of the Czech Republic and UNICEF Philippines. Text and photos by Czech Embassy in Manila In celebration of the United Nations International Human Rights Day, Czech Embassy in Manila in partnership with UNICEF Philippines organized a working breakfast on…

Heineken’s 5-Star Christmas Party

Text and photos by Paulo Bautista Here’s how everyone partied together in the same location at Heineken’s 5-Star Christmas Party without being physically together. And it wasn’t through a video call. Christmas. A season that’s supposed to be filled with parties and festivities is suddenly less merry this time around. Gone are the over-the-top Christmas…

Over 320 Filipino frontliners shared their stories of hope and passion through K-Healing Campaign

(Clockwise: K-Healing packages, Marikina Filipino-Chinese Fire Brigade Volunteers, MRT security guard Percival Ubaldo, and teacher Evelyn Setias and Mae Joy Cruspero) Text and photos by KCC Public Relations A resounding success, the Korean Cultural Center’s (KCC) Overcome Together campaign brought to the fore the champions of this ongoing global pandemic. Through this meaningful initiative, KCC…