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Group uses art to keep Bulacan heritage alive


Through paint and brushes, a group of artists keeps the heritage and history of Bulacan province alive and preserved on canvases.

Posted: April 3rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Street art’s natural high in Cavite

Call them vandals, and they wouldn’t mind. In fact, they refer to themselves as “Cavity”—a play on Cavite province—for they regard themselves more as the streets’ dental caries.

Call them vandals, and they wouldn’t mind. In fact, they refer to themselves as “Cavity”—a play on Cavite province—for they regard themselves more as the streets’ dental caries.

Posted: February 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Poof: Pope Francis superhero street art disappears

Pope Francis.  AP FILE PHOTO

Pope Francis’ status as a superhero has bit the dust.

Posted: January 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Man guilty of defacing portrait of Queen Elizabeth II

Fathers for Justice campaigner Tim Haries poses for the media at Southwark Crown Court in London, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Haries is alleged to have smuggled a can of spray paint into Westminster Abbey, before defacing a painting of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II.  AP

A campaigner for fathers’ rights to see their children was found guilty on Wednesday of defacing a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II while it was hanging in Westminster Abbey.

Posted: January 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Art from the evacuation center

One might think a visit to a typhoon Yolanda evacuation center would be a bleak experience.

Posted: December 27th, 2013 in CDN - News,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Echo Bags showcase special kids’ art talent

Samples of the boys’ Echo Bags which sell at P399 each. Half of the proceeds will go to the artist while the rest will go to the Differently Special Achievers Movement’s mentorship fund.  RODEL ROTONI

A new line of Filipino-made bags is making waves in the United States, Japan, Malaysia and Iraq not just because of its brand and quality but also its “backstory.”

Posted: December 16th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

NCCA exec cautions Caloocan City on altering Bonifacio monument


A government heritage expert has said that as much as possible, national monuments should be left untouched in reaction to the unveiling last week of an ambitious plan by Caloocan officials to revamp the Bonifacio Monument Circle.

Posted: November 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

German recluse wants to keep Nazi-looted art trove

Cornelius Gurlitt, an elderly German recluse who hid hundreds of paintings believed looted by the Nazis in his Munich flat, will not give up the works without a fight, a report said Sunday.

Posted: November 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

By the light of Juan Luna’s art


Sheree Roxas-Chua Gotuaco is not one to trifle with the launching of any Freeway fashion collection, especially a line that has been adopted from the works of a much-loved Filipino artist.

Posted: November 11th, 2013 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

P.5M sculpture stolen from Rizal Park

This four-foot-tall sculpture by Juan Sajid Imao used to be on display at the garden of the Kanlungan ng Sining complex in Rizal Park.  PHOTO CONTRIBUTED BY NPDC

An artwork of award-winning sculptor Juan Sajid Imao was discovered missing over the weekend at the Kanlungan ng Sining (Artists’ Haven), a complex in Rizal Park, Manila, which showcases art pieces.

Posted: October 22nd, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Pupils show their support for gov’t troops fighting MNLF

Villagers wait for their ride to take them to an evacuation center after authorities ordered a forced evacuation of their village as a standoff between the government troopers and Muslim rebels, who have taken scores of hostages and used them as human shields, continues for the fifth straight day Friday Sept. 13, 2013 at Zamboanga city in southern Philippines. The troops have surrounded the Moro National Liberation Front guerrillas with their hostages in four coastal villages since the crisis erupted Monday. AP

Some 120 pupils of the Immaculate Conception Archdiocesan School sent letters and drawings to show their support to government soldiers and police personnel fighting Moro National Liberation Front (MILF) forces here since Sept. 9.

Posted: September 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Art movement stirs science town

AWARD-WINNING poet and playwright Reuel Aguila gives a lecture at the WiSik event. SOUTHERN TAGALOG EXPOSURE/CONTRIBUTOR

Los Baños town in Laguna as the next Escolta? Painter Paul Hilario, 42, imagines artists working on rolled-out mats on the streets without getting the look from passersby. He pictures an artists’ market, similar to that on the old Escolta Street in Manila, but surrounded by fresh mountain air.

Posted: September 11th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

US artist turns dumpster into a home

Gregory Kloehn escapes a rain shower in his "dumpster home," Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in the Red Hook neighborhood of New York's Brooklyn borough. AP

There’s nothing trashy about Gregory Kloehn’s Brooklyn pied-a-terre: a live-in dumpster that sleeps two with ease, hosts impromptu barbecue parties and sports its own sundeck.

Posted: August 18th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. Opinions split on Napoles turning state witness
  3. Delfin Lee: Blame Pag-Ibig, not me
  4. Plunder complaint filed vs PNP chief, firearms office head over license delivery deal
  5. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  6. San Juan cops fail to arrest Cedric Lee
  7. More ‘Yolanda’ bodies found
  8. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  9. Lawyer: Napoles ‘will tell all’
  10. Boy ‘sexually assaulted’ at Indonesia international school
  1. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  2. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  3. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  4. More legal woes for Cedric Lee
  5. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  6. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  7. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  8. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  9. Henares on Pacquiao bashing: I did not start this
  10. ‘Mom, I love you,’ says text from student on sinking ferry
  1. KL confirms Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 ended in Indian Ocean
  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  8. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  9. Hammer-wielding robbers cause chaos at Philippines’ Mall of Asia
  10. Ex-PBA player Bryan Gahol dies in road mishap


  • Napoles tags over 100 officials in pork scam – Lacson
  • Vitangcol to sue Czech envoy
  • Senator’s kickback from pork bigger than those of Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – Lacson
  • 43 out of 414 Etihad passengers yet to be found, tested for MERS-CoV – Palace
  • Maid confesses in killing of 2 and stabbing of employer in Laguna
  • Sports

  • San Mig Coffee grinds out win over Alaska to force decider
  • UP nips St. Benilde; Adamson blasts RTU in Filoil women’s caging
  • Kevin Garnett responds to Raptors’ GM F word
  • Albert Pujols hits 500th HR of major league career
  • UST posts twin kill in Filoil pre-season cup opening day
  • Lifestyle

  • Entering the monkhood a rite of passage
  • Haneda International Airport: A destination on its own
  • Wanted: Beauty queen with a heart that beats for the environment
  • Kim Atienza: At home with art and design
  • Life lessons I want to teach my son
  • Entertainment

  • Bollywood Oscars, film stars come to Florida
  • Ex-Fox exec denies allegations in sex abuse suit
  • Kris Aquino backtracks, says Herbert Bautista and her are ‘best friends’
  • Summer preview: Chris Pratt enters a new ‘Galaxy’
  • Bon Jovi helps open low-income housing in US
  • Business

  • SM to rebuild Tacloban hospital
  • PSEi slips after 4-day rally
  • Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM
  • McDonald’s 1Q profit slips as US sales decline
  • SEC approves SM’s P15B retail bond offer
  • Technology

  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Bam Aquino becomes Master Splinter’s son after Wiki hack
  • Mark Caguioa lambasts Ginebra teammates on Twitter
  • Opinion

  • One-dimensional diplomacy: A cost-benefit analysis of Manila’s security deal with Washington
  • No ordinary illness
  • Reforest mountains with fire trees and their kind
  • Day of the Earth
  • When will Chinese firm deliver new coaches?
  • Global Nation

  • Filipinos coming home from Mideast must obtain MERS clearance – DOH
  • US Secret Service in Manila ahead of Obama visit
  • Palace thanks Estrada for successful HK mission
  • Hong Kong accepts PH apology; sanctions also lifted
  • China won’t budge, wants PH gov’t to apologize to HK
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