Isles by Ryan Villamael

posted on Monday, July 28, 2014
Isles by Ryan Villamael

Silverlens Galleries is pleased to present Isles, an exhibition by Ryan Villamael in which the artist departs from the wall-bound and framed structure of blank paper foliage, and cuts instead a collection of printed archaic and contemporary maps, forming bell-jar encased sculptures, transforming the concept of map-as-index into map-as-object, as they progress beyond mere representations of territories into symbols of territories, a piece of land in their own right, removed and encapsulated from the rest.

Multiple Languages by Leslie De Chavez and Louise Marcelino

posted on Monday, July 28, 2014
Multiple Languages by Leslie De Chavez and Louise Marcelino

We invited Leslie to do an exhibition in our Manila spaces and he presented us with this international group exhibition of artists he has worked with, shared residencies, or draws inspiration from. For many of the international artists, this is their first time to show in Manila.

Same Difference: Ganon pa din ang Diperensya

posted on Monday, July 28, 2014
Same Difference: Ganon pa din ang Diperensya

Silverlens is pleased to announce Same Difference: Ganon pa din ang Diperensya, an exhibition by Gilda Cordero Fernando wherein she demonstrates the kind of transformation one’s culture can impose on borrowed language - a translation marked by the borrower’s sensibility, the shift towards the domestication of a concept.

Mystical Realm by Gilbert Semillano

posted on Monday, July 28, 2014
Mystical Realm by Gilbert Semillano

What is it like to visit a strange new world? What kinds of beings will you meet? What kind of landscape will you see in the distance? And what kind of stories will you hear?.

Provocateur: 'Venus in Fur' and the Deep Exploration of a Rarely Looked Upon Theme

by Francis Christian Lubag posted on Monday, July 28, 2014
Provocateur: 'Venus in Fur' and the Deep Exploration of a Rarely Looked Upon Theme

In an era where pop culture thrives on sex and eroticism to gain following, 'Venus in Fur' provides us with an opportunity to get deeper on something that we rarely think about as a society; an opportunity to better examine the nature and dynamics of power and control.

Ani-motion: Norlie Meimban's 12th Solo Exhibition

posted on Friday, July 25, 2014
Ani-motion: Norlie Meimban's 12th Solo Exhibition

Norlie Meimban worked as an artist in animation for many years in the United States. Ani-motion his latest and 12th solo show at Ysobel Gallery showcases his graphic paintings creatively rooted in this visual game and field where he fully immersed in.

Kay Ganda ng Ating Musika: An OPM Festival

posted on Friday, July 25, 2014
Kay Ganda ng Ating Musika: An OPM Festival

Ballet Manila presents its 19th performance season starting in August, featuring a repertoire comprised of the classics and new choreographic works.

Proudly MaArte 2014

posted on Thursday, July 24, 2014
Proudly MaArte 2014

Proudly MaArte 2014 promises to be an outstanding intersection of arts and crafts as it brings together carefully selected pieces exquisitely designed and executed by local Filipino artisans from all over the country.

The Wizard of Oz, An Over the Rainbow Musical

posted on Thursday, July 24, 2014
The Wizard of Oz, An Over the Rainbow Musical

This July, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls brings to stage another world-class children’s theater production that is sure to tickle the kids’ imagination to the fullest.

Twelve: A Showcase of Flamencos Most Celebrated Rhythms

posted on Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Twelve: A Showcase of Flamencos Most Celebrated Rhythms

The country's premier Flamenco ensemble, "Quinto", presents, "Twelve: A Showcase of Flamenco's Most Celebrated Rhythms" at Teatrino, Greenhills on August 9, 2014. Show starts at 7:30pm.