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Monster Mayhem: Distort Monsters’ inaugural NFT release

Images courtesy of the artist. NFTs are gaining traction as the most-coveted ‘possession’ in the metaverse. With tech giants like Facebook (now Meta Platforms Inc.), and Microsoft (who recently acquired Activision) investing top dollar to further develop the platform, it seems that the virtual universe, including NFTs, are here to stay. Contemporary street artist Distort…

Pilipinas Shell’s 54th National Students Art Competition award ceremony celebrates the role of young artists in nation-building

The recent culmination of the Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation’s 54th National Students Art Competition (NSAC) showed the influence that the next-generation of talents can exercise in securing a bright future for the country. More than 1,500 entries nationwide, in illustrating the contest’s theme ‘reSTART,’ were a collective call to action to inspire the youth to…

Visual artists and private companies pay tribute to first-ever Filipino Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz

Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz made history and brought tremendous pride to Filipinos when she became the first athlete to win Olympic gold for the Philippines, ending the country’s 97-year wait for an Olympic gold medal. Diaz won the women’s 55-kg category for weightlifting at the Tokyo Olympics and lifted a total of 224 kg in the…