PHLPost launches national On the Spot Letter Writing tilt

TWENTY-SEVEN (27) students from various parts of the country competed in the  Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) sponsored National On-The-Spot Letter Writing Competition  to be held at the GSIS – Museo ng Sining in Pasay City on March 08, 2019. The participating students won the Regional Letter Writing Contest which was organized in partnership with the […]

NM Western Visayas celebrates Arts Month with UPV kids

IN CELEBRATION of the National Arts Month, the National Museum Western Visayas engaged in textile-related arts the kids of Balay-Balay Child Minding Center, a Gender and Development Program of the University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) on Feb. 27, 2019. Forty-five children, aged 3 to 5 years old, with their parents and guardians, spent an […]

Kuris wraps up

VARIOUS theatre groups in Western Visayas converged for a series of performances as the Kuris International Theater Festival and Workshops closed on Saturday at the Orange Project at the Art District in Bacolod City. The festival led by The Performance Laboratory Inc. held eight workshops, two lectures, a staged reading of nine short plays, an […]

Instituto Cervantes celebrates Women’s Month with Spanish and Filipino Films

INSTITUTO CERVANTES, in collaboration with the Embassy of Spain, Intramuros Administration and the Film Development Council of the Philippines will be holding this March “Espacio Femenino: Spanish and Filipino Female Filmmakers,” a film cycle featuring works of female directors, with the aim of highlighting the contribution of women to the film industry. Starting on March […]

Jeepney artists stalked by extinction

BERNARDO Dela Cruz casts his eyes around the nearly silent workshop where he used to toil overtime hand-painting custom decor on jeepneys, the singularly Philippine minibuses facing the scrapheap. These rolling art galleries adorned with images of everything from Batman to babies, as well as disco lights and chrome wheels, have for decades provided cheap […]