Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver Celebrates Philippine National Arts Month

VANCOUVER, 11 March 2022 — In celebration of the Philippine National Arts Month, the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver launched a 5-minute video on 24 February 2022 featuring Mr. Allan M. Florendo, an award-winning photographer with works featured in several print and digital publications.   Mr. Florendo, in the video, shares his experiences in taking…

Would you dip in the sawsawan, too? Kamias Triennal’s third iteration

#turtle_kin_in-kind by FASTWÜRMS (2020) Texts and images by Alain Zedrick Camiling February 7, 2020, Kamias Special Projects (KSP) launched the 3rd Kamias Triennale marking its two-week run in various places in Quezon City. Supported by the Canada Council for the Arts, this third iteration’s concept revolves around cooking and eating with the title “Sawsawan: Conversations…

Sakai International Community Arts to present “TEAROOM ON THE BORDER” at Pineapple Lab

ALL REMAINING FRINGE PERFORMANCES HAVE BEEN CANCELLED AS PRECAUTION TO #COVID19 Collaboration seems to be in the pulse of this year’s annual Fringe festival with both local artists and international acts working together. One such collaboration comes in the form of Japanese artist collective Sakai International Community Arts (SICA). With the support of Japan Foundation,…

The center lies in the fringe: Philippine Arts Month’s Independent Dark Horse

House of Mizrahi PH On its 6 th year, Fringe Manila continues to champion experimental art, daring all and baring all. Text and photos by Paolo Vergara Draper Startup House in Poblacion, Makati, witnessed the February 12 launch of Fringe Festival Manila 2020, the local yet independently-organized iteration of the international staging ground for uncurated,…