Celebrating Centennial Year of the Word “Robot”: Czech Classic “R.U.R.” Published in Filipino

In an era defined by fast-moving digital transformations and technological innovations, little did everyone know that hundred years ago, a Czech playwright named Karel Čapek had a prophetic vision of a sub-human life capable of performing the work of the world “ROBOT”. To commemorate this centennial anniversary, the Czech Embassy in Manila in cooperation with…

Instituto Cervantes invites to discover the work of four Contemporary Spanish Filmmakers

Text and photos courtesy by Instituto Cervantes de Manila This April, Instituto Cervantes de Manila will screen online the work of four contemporary Spanish filmmakers. The film series “Del corto al largo” will be streaming two works (a short and a feature film) by each of the selected filmmakers: directors, Álex Montoya, Belén Macías and Juanjo…

Quincentennial Anniversary: The Spanish training ship Juan Sebastián Elcano arrives to the Philippines

Photo courtesy by pna.gov.ph Text by Embassy of Spain in the Philippines 500 years today, on this very date and place, the Spanish expedition commanded by Magallanes and Elcano, arrived in the Philippines. To mark this historical event, the Spanish Navy training ship Juan Sebastián Elcano has arrived today to the shores of Samar. Aerial…

Rejoin – Rebrush – Refresh

Text and photos by Oliver Phil Quingco, Magkaisa Creative Space REJOIN – REBRUSH – REFRESH On-the-Spot Painting Session of Magkaisa Creative Space Our first On-the-Spot art workshop 2021 was with the acclaimed Master Watercolourist Rafael Popoy Cusi at the helm under Magkaisa Creative Space Inc. It was our first get together after the lockdown one…