Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan

posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in Arts and Culture

The Japan Foundation, Manila (JFM), in partnership with Ayala Museum and with support from JT International (Philippines) Inc., commemorates the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami with a traveling exhibition that recognizes the traditional handicrafts of the region steadfastly recovering from the calamity. Beautiful Handicrafts of Tohoku, Japan opens on June 16 at the Ground Floor Gallery of Ayala Museum.

French Film Festival

posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in Arts and Culture

As France and the Philippines reach a high note in their bilateral relations following the historic state visit of French President François Hollande to the country last February, cinema continues to serve as a bridge between Filipinos and the French through the French Film Festival.

Park N' Dine at South Park District

posted on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 in Other Events

This Saturday, May 30, 2015, Avida is bringing food trucks to the South! Park N’ Dine at South Park District will let you experience tasty fare from The Cheese Steak Shop Manila, Sugartrails, I Have 2 Eggs, Amazing Cones, and Chef Broosy.

Edmar Colmo's Ever Dream

posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 in Arts and Culture

Dreams are conduits for unspoken feelings and desires of both the secular and spiritual kind.

Ernest Concepcion: Re-evolve in Purgatory

posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 in Arts and Culture

Ernest Concepcion (b. 1977)is a studio artist who works both in Manila and abroad. He spent several years in Brooklyn, New York, where he participated in a number of art residences including the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) Workspace Program, the Bronx Museum of Art Artists-in-the-Marketplace (AIM) Program, and the Artists Alliance Inc. Rotating Studio Program, among others.

Mark Salvatus: Follow Your Eyes

posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 in Arts and Culture

Mark Salvatus (b. 1980) lives and works between Manila, Philippines and Osaka, Japan. He graduated cum laude at the University of Santo Tomas College of Fine Arts and Design Manila with a degree in Advertising Arts.

RTL CBS Entertainment to Hold Summer Fair

posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 in Other Events

RTL CBS Entertainment is marching into Bonifacio Global City with a full-blown Summer Fair in BGC’s High Street Activity Center this May 29-30. The event is open to the public and set to include carnival-themed festivities and activities directly inspired by some of the network’s hottest shows.

Sherwin Gonzales' Grandioso

posted on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 in Arts and Culture

Sherwin Gonzales explores the feeling of Grandioso in his pieces by way of expressing the human psyche through the expression of music, dance and performance in a magnificent style that is opulent, majestic, and glorious.

Animax Carnival Philippines 2015

posted on Monday, May 25, 2015 in Other Events

Animax, Asia’s first channel specializing in Japanese animation, will be bringing its annual flagship event back to the Philippines! Viewers and fans will be treated to two days of fun-filled anime-themed activities at Animax Carnival Philippines 2015, to be held at Hall 4 SMX Convention Center, Pasay City on 30 and 31 May 2015, 11am to 8pm.

Art BGC ONE Festival

posted on Monday, May 25, 2015 in Arts and Culture

An explosion of colors and sounds of live music are ready to fill the landscapes of the Bonifacio Global City (BGC) as it celebrates the country’s first-ever mural-centric arts festival, the Art BGC ONE Festival. Bonifacio Art Foundation, Inc. (BAFI) and the country’s No. 1 mobile brand Globe Telecom are teaming up with LeBasse Projects to bring the first arts and culture initiative of this size and scope in BGC.

Laugh & Stack Open Mic Showdown Leg 1

posted on Monday, May 25, 2015 in Comedy, Other Events

Are you a class clown, a funny speaker or a closet comedian? Have you never been paid to perform comedy? Are you brave enough to perform comedy onstage & pit your funny stories and comedy skills against other hilarious amateurs? Then go to Puñta Bar next Saturday, may 30, as the Comedy cartel brings you the 1st Leg of the Laugh&Stack Open Mic Comedy Showdown.

See Waves by Paulo Vinluan

posted on Friday, May 22, 2015 in Arts and Culture

UP Vargas Museum, in cooperation with Finale Art File, opens Paulo Vinluan’s solo exhibition titled See Waves on May 26, Tuesday, 4pm at the 1F Galleries.

The Comedy Cartel's Tuesday Comedy Tryouts

posted on Friday, May 22, 2015 in Comedy

So you think you're funny? Is "Stand-up Comedy" in your bucket list? Sign-up at the Comedy Cartel's Tuesday Comedy Tryouts and perform jokes and funny stories in front of friends and strangers. Kill or bomb onstage and bring out the comic in you!

TLC Weekend Festival 2015

posted on Friday, May 22, 2015 in Other Events

As most people bid farewell to the summer season, some are still gearing up for more activities to wind up their sunny vacation. Down south in Laguna, NUVALI, the country’s leading eco-community, has lined up a list of fun and relaxing outdoor activities families and friends will surely enjoy.

Trumpets Playshop's Powers-Up

posted on Friday, May 22, 2015 in Arts and Culture

Celebrating its 22nd year, Trumpets Playshop continues to set the stage for emerging talent with the Power-Up Showcase Festival at the renowned RCBC Theater from May 14 to 29, 2015.