Tag Archives: Arts

June 11, 2016

National Treasures: Actors (and an actress) who played Filipino heroes on PeopleAsia



This Independence Day, PeopleAsia invites you to celebrate one of the most historically significant days of the calendar with these talented thespians who brought some of our beloved Filipino heroes to life on the screen. Alden Richards: Jose Rizal in Ilustrado “I was ready to quit and just focus on my studies. On the day they Continue Reading


June 7, 2016

Spectacular Mid-Year Auction 2016 at León Gallery


Andres Barrioquinto - Garden Kiss

León Gallery’s Spectacular Mid-Year Auction 2016 this June selects significant works that emphasize extremely sought-after art and artists, as well as noteworthy pieces that have added in vital Filipino identity. A number of prized pieces by renowned masters Fernando Amorsolo, Jose Joya and Ang Kiukok, as well as modern pieces by Ronald Ventura and Andres Barrioquinto, Continue Reading


Touched by a Hero

chona kasten

By JOANNE RAE RAMIREZ We live in a world molded by our forebears. That we pledge allegiance to a Filipino flag, and are subjects of no foreign country, is a legacy bequeathed by those who lived and died so that we may be free men — albeit too free, sometimes. In less than a week, Continue Reading


February 9, 2016

León Gallery: Alfonso Ossorio’s 100th Birthyear Exhibit

Various works

By GIAN CARLO LUIGI ROJAS | On his 100th birthday, artist Alfonso Ossorio is remembered through his art, thanks to León Gallery’s Afflictions of Glory. Curated by Liliane Rejante Manahan and Lisa Guerrero Nakpil, the exhibit includes paintings, sketches and mixed medium pieces from the famed artist. Alfonso Ossorio is debatably considered today as the Continue Reading