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Creative Solutions From Fab Labs

Makers from Fablab communities are stepping up and offering solutions in the fight against COVID-19. Text by Art+ Staff Digital Fabrication Laboratories or “Fablabs” for short, are workshops where makers and innovators can potentially make almost anything. These workshops usually have digital manufacturing machines such as 3D printers, laser engravers, or cutting equipment which differ…

WORLDBEX 2020 Launches First-ever Philippine Garden Festival

More than ever, urbanization is rapidly transforming once peripheral cities into bustling centers. While surely a mark of progress, the issue of livability comes to the fore when considering the negative impacts and challenges posed by such advancements. Among these include pollution, environmental degradation, and the increasing loss of open spaces. In light of these…

Hoseki: The Art of Jewelry Design

Inside the Hoseki store text by By Jewel Chuaunsu The term “wearable art” has gained traction, usually in describing a jewel with sculptural qualities or elaborate construction. There have been divisions between fine arts and decorative arts, but what’s interesting is how many well-known artists have dabbled in jewelry. These include Salvador Dali, Pablo Picasso, George Braque, Man Ray, Jean Cocteau, Giorgio de Chirico, Alexander Calder, Yayoi Kusama,…

Shangri-La Plaza sparks the beginning of the season as it lights up its grand Christmas tree

Mr. Jose Mari Chan, Mandaluyong Councilors Benjie Abalos III and Charisse Abalos, Shangri-La Plaza EVP and General Manager Lala Fojas during the ceremonial lighting of the mall’s 58-foot Santa’s workshop-inspired Christmas tree. Photo by Mark Esguerra. Christmas at Shangri-La Plaza officially begins on December 1, as the leading lifestyle destination holds its anticipated yearly Christmas…

Anita Magsaysay-Ho’s “Offerings” at Rustan’s For the Arts Christmas Collection

Rustan’s celebrates Filipino art this Christmas season with ‘Offerings’, A collection of mementos and objets for the home honoring the work of Anita Magsaysay-Ho. After several successful collections of art objets for the home by Filipino artists Ben Cabrera, Al Perez, Paulina Luz Sotto, Fernando Amorsolo and Arturo Luz, Rustan’s is pleased to present ‘Offerings”,…