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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 »

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  2. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano
  3. ‘No real progress in PH if dynasties not dismantled’
  4. Massive infra spending set
  5. OFW brings MERS virus to Philippines
  6. DOJ to NBI: Arrest Cedric Lee, 4 others
  7. Cardinal Tagle to faithful: Join politics to clean it
  8. Estrada, Gigi Reyes denied access to evidence from other respondents
  9. Thoughts on Holy Week
  10. Lacson’s wife loses diamond earring to thieves but recovers jewelry quickly with police arrest
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  2. MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call – report
  3. Netizens cry: 6/55 Lotto was rigged
  4. I’ll follow my conscience on Estrada, says JV Ejercito
  5. ‘Wife of Jesus’ theory papyrus not fake – Harvard study
  6. Fr. Suarez says last Mass on Easter before returning donated land to San Miguel
  7. Gay college instructor arrested for oral sex with student
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  9. It was difficult having Japanese blood
  10. Palace: We can’t blame increase in population on Vitangcol
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  2. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  3. Pork payoffs to newscasters Erwin Tulfo, Del Prado, others bared
  4. UP back on top as ‘average’ student aces bar
  5. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  6. Model Helena Belmonte wished ‘to slash her wrist and hope to die’
  7. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  8. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  9. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  10. Police rule out foul play in Helena Belmonte’s death as boyfriend is ‘traumatized’


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  • Smart phone apps and sites perfect for the Holy Week
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  • Filling the digital talent gap
  • SSS to shut down website for Holy Week
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  • A humbler Church
  • Deepest darkness
  • ‘Agnihotra’ for Earth’s health
  • It’s the Holy Week, time to think of others
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  • Japan says visa-free entry still a plan
  • First Fil-Am elected to Sierra Madre, Calif. city council
  • UC Irvine cultural night to dramatize clash of values in immigrant family
  • Filipino sweets and info served at UC Berkeley Spring Fest
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