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Traffic is the problem says CCP’s new chairperson Margie Moran

TRAFFIC, and not the misconception that art is elitist, is the reason why many find the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) to be,...

To love it you must know it: the educational role of...

TO FALL in love with something, one must first know it. This is how historian Fr. Rene Javellana, SJ, a member of the National Museum...

Viva Europa showcases Europe’s culture, music, sports, and arts

ARTS AND culture know no boundaries: political, social, or otherwise. In the efforts to link our shared literature and culture, and also our highlight...

What’s good, Poblacion?

LATELY, Poblacion in Makati City has become one of the hippest and coolest places to see and be seen in. Declared as a heritage...

Critics say India heritage scheme means Taj Mahal privatization

NEW DELHI — Heritage activists Sunday accused the Indian government of trying to privatize historic relics such as the Taj Mahal after it launched...

Bandwagon’s Clarence Chan on music, business and the future

The 32-year-old doesn’t come across as your typical CEO.

Doing business while giving back

By Romsanne R. Ortiguero Having a day job can be a handful already but Timmy Potenciano and Jopie Sanchez, both 32, were able to establish...

Jose Rizal gets a birthday bath

WHILE it seems that the Rizal Monument’s photobomber will be a permanent stain on the view, the dirt and grime that have accumulated over...

How museums fight fires, floods and climate change

AS FLAMES lit up the hills just across the freeway, torching mansions, the thousands of works of art in the Getty Center hung unperturbed....

Ceramics exhibit a snapshot of China-Philippine maritime trade

BEFORE the Spanish arrived and the galleons sailed back and forth across the Pacific, China had long been bartering goods with the Philippines: food...

Silent art auction a highlight at PIA gala

ON JULY 29, the Philippine Italian Association will mark a milestone -- 55 years of cultural exchanges between the Philippines and Italy. Conceptualized and founded...

Mountains, music and mangoes

WITH THE START of the long hot summer, Metro Manila’s footloose travelers need not look far -- just north of the metropolis is Zambales,...