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Articles in the category Arts (141)

On behalf of the Ateneo Community especially the Ateneo Art Gallery and Ateneo Fine Arts, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family of the late National Artist Napoleon “Billy” Abueva—his wife Dr. Cherry and their children, Mulawin, Amihan, and Duero along with their in-laws and grandchildren.
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Published by 11/05/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Culture, Religion

Should you go view the exhibit ANTING ANTING | MAGIC OBJECTS by Michael Arcega (March 5-April 15, 2018 Thacher Gallery University of San Francisco) looking for anting- anting as you know it, you’ll likely be disappointed. This is not your grandparent’s anting- anting. Michael Arcega took the notion of anting-anting or amulets, roughly defined as found/manufactured objects that have been imbued, through activation or consecration, with some potency and power.
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Published by 05/04/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Culture, News and Events

The Secrets That We Keep is an anthology, with eight carefully-curated crime stories: Web, The Children of Truth, Where is Sandra, Tomorrow We’ll See, Sniper, Snatched, Among Us, Kate’s Retreat, and Missing Bodies. The stories in this book have their own individual twists, enough to keep readers engrossed in their well-written story lines and well-thought out plots.
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Published by 02/04/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Culture, Documentary, Entertainment

The Newspaper Widow, by Cecilia Manguerra Brainard, treats readers to meaningful insights into historical events and life in the Philippines in the early 1900s. A work of fiction, it is more than a masterfully crafted and multi-layered mystery.
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Published by 29/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Documentary, People

One of the famous attractions in Makati is the Ayala Museum, it is an art and history museum located at the corner of Makati Avenue and De la Rosa Street in Makati City, Legaspi Village. It is considered one of the most important private institutions of Philippine art and culture.
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Published by 20/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Culture, Documentary

Also, his Spoliarium had provided a distinctive picture and persona of an open struggle against reason and idealism, which were coupled with justice, fanaticism and cases of prejudice. Historically, the Spoliarium was a remarkable painting which was submitted by the young and genius Juan Luna at the Exposición Nacional de Bellas Artes, in the capital city of Spain in 1884.
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Published by 20/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, History

Fernando Amorsolo had spent his memorable childhood days, in Daet, Camarines, and Norte in Bicol region. There, he began his rudiments of education in a public school. At home, he was perseveringly mentored, the language of Spanish for both reading and writing purposes. Unfortunately, his father died so suddenly. Therefore, he and his family had no choice but to go to Manila, and lived with a wealthy individual,
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Published by 20/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Documentary, People

Human percipience is the most powerful tool of knowledge, attitude, behavioral components and the likes. Most importantly, this is the most vital part of our body that can never be replaced by any other means. It propels a man to succeed depending upon his or her capabilities to develop it into the most dynamic and versatile manner. One of the most effective mind developing weapons that man has ever discovered is the unique exploration of the following: Visual imagination, creativity and...
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Published by 20/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Culture, Documentary

Art defines Maria Apelo Cruz Jonavonic of Los Angeles, and it has provided her endless and exciting opportunities. But what has kept her feet firmly on the ground is her strong Filipino heritage. Born in Toronto and raised in the Vancouver suburb of New Westminster, she speaks Tagalog fluently. Her upbringing was very Filipino because her family belonged to a close-knit community of Filipino immigrants to Canada in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
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Published by 15/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, People

Tagaytay remains my all-time favorite travel destination in the Philippines. Nothing beats it for a quick getaway from Metro Manila to escape smog and gridlock. The scenic drive along Tagaytay ridge for that breathtaking view – Taal lake with the volcano crater at its core – never gets old. The higher elevation’s exhilarating breeze cooled us during our trip even if it was a hot summer day.
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Published by 15/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, Documentary

SYM is an acronym for Sofronio Ylanan Mendoza. Born in 1934, in a small rural town of Putat Bagong Bayan in Cebu, Philippines, Sofronio started drawing at the age of five (“I learned to draw before I could write”). Proñing, one of many nicknames of Sofronio, in his youth fancied drawing superheroes like Superman, Batman and Phantom.
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Published by 15/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, People

Columbus is Ohio’s capital and largest city. Aside from being a government center, it is also where the main campus of Ohio State University is located. The city has been consistently ranked as one of the top cities to live and to do business in the U.S. It is also a vibrant arts center.
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Published by 15/03/2018 by Guido
Categories: Arts, People