Arts

GALLERY: JUANITO TORRES “THE NEW REALITY: TRUTH IS STRANGER THAN FICTION” GALERIE JOAQUIN

Following his incisive repertoire of historical paintings, contemporary master artist Juanito Torres presents a poignant survey of the times with his latest solo show, The New Reality: Truth is Stranger Than Fiction. Swapping bolos for shopping bags and revolutionaries for healthcare professionals, Torres’s new series of artworks don the masks of modernity, under the familiar …

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GALLERY: ANNA BAUTISTA “GOODS GARDEN” MODELA ART

This exhibition was made possible through the collaboration between Modeka Art and Derek Flores, founder of DF Art Agency. Goods Garden is Anna Bautista’s 3rd Solo Exhibition. Consumerism is a notion found within Anna Bautista’s “Goods Garden” – it serves as a visual reflection of her yearning that money could actually grow on trees. For …

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Arts Lifestyle

Primer: Bullet Dematera

Bullet joined art competitions when he was younger, during his elementary school days. Though he showed promise at a young age, financial setbacks forced him to stop school and to work to help provide for his family. He could not take up formal art education and nearly abandoned his dream of pursuing a career in …

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Arts Lifestyle

Primer: Gerrico Blanco

It all began when Gerrico reached the age of 3. He discovered his talent as he drew super heroes, robots, cars and space ships on pieces of pad papers – a proof that his fondness for figures was already seen even at an early stage. More so, his love for art rooted from the influence …

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New Media

Graphic Design With Canva Turned Into My Own Armory

I’ve had this site for some years now, but I’ve been going back and forth with posting due to lack of time and finding appropriate content for the site. Ironically, the COVID 19 pandemic has given me more time in creating content. However, this pandemic’s been going on for far too long and it is …

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Arts Lifestyle

Primer: Benjie Torrado Cabrera

Benjie Torrado Cabrera is a printmaker specializing in engraving. Benjie trained at the Atelier Contrepoint (formerly Atelier 17) in Paris, France under a study grant. He finished his Bachelor in Fine Arts Degree at the University of Santo Tomas and earned his Master in Fine Arts Degree at the University of the Philippines College of …

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Gallery: Michael Cacnio “KWADRO” @ Art Lounge Manila

“Genre” is a term used to describe artworks whose subjects are from everyday life.  As a subject, it is one of the oldest and most important, as it records how we, as a species, have remained basically the same, despite all our advancements.   Prehistoric rock paintings from as early as 30,000 years ago, depicting hunting …

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