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IN PHOTOS: The classic, the quirky, and more at ManilArt 2017

Oct 16, 2017 - 9:43 PM

From idyllic oil on canvas scenes to moving sculptures and LED display art, there is something for all art lovers at ManilArt 2017

ART EVERYWHERE. From the classic paintings to unique artworks like these carved ostrich eggs by Danny Rayos del Sol, Manilart offers something for every art aficionado. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang

Motion picture Academy kicks out disgraced Harvey Weinstein

Oct 15, 2017 - 8:08 AM

(UPDATED) As Weinstein's expulsion was announced, the London-based Sunday Times reported on a fifth alledged rape victim, British actress Lysette Anthony

EXPELLED. This file photo taken on May 24, 2013 shows US producer Harvey Weinstein posing on May 24, 2013 in Cannes. Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP

U.S. academics, opera director among 'Genius' grant winners

Oct 12, 2017 - 8:25 AM

The Chicago-based John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation gives out the annual award to 'people on the precipice,' where the money will advance their goals

'GENIUS' The 2017 MacArthur Fellows. Image courtesy MacArthur Foundation

5 reasons you should attend the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival 2017

Oct 05, 2017 - 6:15 PM

The line-up is phenomenal, with fascinating speakers from both Indonesia and overseas; Ubud itself is booming; and there is a plethora of food-related events. What more could you want?

UNIQUE EXPERIENCE. A special event at last year's Ubud Writers and Readers Festival. Photo by Xenia Blair/UWRF 2016.

Philippines improves AIMAG medal tally 10-fold from 2013

Sep 28, 2017 - 7:00 PM

After earning just 3 medals in 2013, the Philippines finishes 19th among 62 nations with 30 medals, including two gold medals.

GOLDEN GIRLS. Jiu-jitsu bets Meggie Ochoa and Annie Ramirez were the two who struck gold for the Philippines in Turkmenistan. Photos from Facebook

6 ways to enjoy beautiful, underrated Rizal

Sep 27, 2017 - 7:00 PM

The Pinto Art Museum, Luljetta's hanging gardens and spa, Masungi Georeserve – here are just some of the things you can do in Rizal

UNDERSTATED BEAUTY. The underrated Rizal province has destinations worth exploring.  All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang/Rappler unless otherwise specified. Photo by Nicole Reyes

Lakbay: Filipina artists hold exhibit on migration in Berlin

Sep 27, 2017 - 11:48 AM

The exhibit includes paintings, photos, film, and music that highlight the challenges and adventures that come with migration

FILIPINA ARTISTS. From L-R: Lola Abrera (film), Jenny Peñas-Macaraig (photography), Trinka Lat (film), Citadel Cruz (photography), Lea Millares-Sylvester (moderator), Jenny Fadrigo-Hankammer (painting), Philippine Ambassador to Germany Millie Sta. Maria-Thomeczek, Rowena Borsich (painting), Isa Tabasuares (music), KC Caguioa-Mönnich (painting), Kay Abaño (photography). All photos by Carol Ramoran

Budayaw, a rich ASEAN festival, held for first time in PH

Sep 23, 2017 - 8:27 PM

Celebrated in General Santos City, Budayaw cultural festival showcases performances and creative expressions from different ASEAN countries

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The week in photos: September 16-22, 2017

Sep 23, 2017 - 4:12 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

BULLSEYE. Children play around a protest banner during an anti-government rally in Luneta on September 21, 2017. Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

The woman and gallery that spurred Philippine modern art

Sep 17, 2017 - 5:30 PM

In the aftermath of the war, Lyd Arguilla provided a home for some of the Philippines' greatest artists to create a new scene

'MID-CENTURY MODERNS'. Coco Alcuaz talks to Leon Gallery owner Jaime Ponce de Leon and exhibit co-curator Lisa Nakpil.

What's The Big Idea? Mid-century modern art and the Philippine Art Gallery

Sep 14, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Coco Alcuaz talks to art curators about how the Philippine Art Gallery was instrumental in the post-war modern art movement

The week in photos: September 2-8, 2017

Sep 09, 2017 - 12:36 PM

This week s selection of photo highlights here and around the world

BORDER ART. An artwork by French artist JR on the US-Mexico border in Tecate, California, United States on September 6, 2017. Photo by Guillermo Arias/AFP

Where to take your lolo and lola for Grandparents Day

Sep 08, 2017 - 9:15 PM

If anyone deserves a special treat it s your grandparents

GRANDPARENTS DAY. From ocean delights to wine nights, here’s where you can treat your grandparents to a fun day. Photos from Facebook.com/manilaoceanparkofficial and Instagram.com/sipandgogh

Memaknai mobilitas seni kontemporer di ‘Korea-Indonesia Media Installation Art Exhibition’

Sep 08, 2017 - 8:50 AM

‘Korea Indonesia Media Installation Art Exhibition’ bertempat di Edwin’s Gallery Kemang Jakarta Selatan dan dibuka dari 7 17 September 2017

VENZA CHRIST. 'The Unknown" Received-Transmitted' karya Venzha Christ bertujuan untuk mengirim pesan ke peradaban lain di galaksi yang luas merupakan salah satu instalasi dalam pameran 'Seni Media dan Instalasi Korea-Indonesia' ke-5 yang bertempat di Edwin's Gallery Kemang, Jakarta Selatan, pada Kamis 7 September 2017. Foto oleh Valerie Dante/Rappler

CCP launches Pista Rizalina: A Festival of Arts and Ideas

Sep 07, 2017 - 8:44 PM

Here are all the plays films and documentaries the CCP is showing for their festival

Louvre Abu Dhabi to open on November 11 – French minister

Sep 06, 2017 - 3:49 PM

The Louvre Abu Dhabi is the first establishment outside of the original Louvre in Paris which houses the world s largest collection of art to carry the famed French name

OPENING SOON. This file handout photo taken on May 24, 2016 and made available on June 15, 2016, by Abu Dhabi's Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC) shows Abu Dhabi's Louvre museum, designed by French architect Jean Nouvel, surrounded by sea water. TDIC/Handout/AFP

Baguio is in the running to become a UNESCO creative city

Sep 01, 2017 - 9:01 PM

UPDATED The summer capital s creative culture will hopefully get the recognition it so richly deserves

LOOK: Here's what Philippine modern art looked like after World War II

Aug 31, 2017 - 3:00 PM

The León Gallery opens its Mid Century Moderns exhibit featuring 1950s modernist paintings from the Philippine Art Gallery

'SUNDAY MORNING.' This painting by Ang Kiukok is among the 24 pieces featured in León Gallery's 'Mid-Century Modern' exhibit. All photos provided by León Gallery

Ginebra trades Chris Ellis, Dave Marcelo to Blackwater for Art Dela Cruz, Raymond Aguilar - report

Aug 31, 2017 - 2:09 PM

Chris Ellis is expected to get more playing time with Blackwater

TRADED. Chris Ellis is heading to the Blackwater Elite. Photo by PBA Images

Artistic Taste: The art and food of Chef Ramon Antonio

Aug 29, 2017 - 11:08 AM

Chef Ramon Antonio take on art and modern Filipino food at Marco Polo Ortigas

BIYARING. Maranaw style shrimp ceviche, on the plate, and on the page. Photo by Tedrick Yau

For Ayala Museum, virtual reality is just one way to connect

Aug 13, 2017 - 4:00 PM

The institution is using new technology and tested marketing techniques to draw more people to art culture and history

The Met and PH's historical-cultural corridor

Aug 06, 2017 - 7:00 PM

'We need urban renaissance in Manila,' says architect Gerard Lico

What's The Big Idea? Metropolitan Theater: Reviving an Architectural Icon

Aug 03, 2017 - 7:33 PM

The National Commission of Culture and the Arts has finally bought the Metropolitan Theater and is in the first phase of resurrecting it

Nationwide Search for Young Arts Scholar 2017

Aug 02, 2017 - 3:00 PM

The Philippine High School for the Arts is offering a full high school scholarship

Nominations for National Artists 2018 start; Nora Aunor automatically listed

Aug 01, 2017 - 3:34 PM

Submissions will be accepted until September 30 2017 and will go through 3 levels of deliberations

That Filipino-style 'Y' kick in Mixed Martial Arts

Jul 31, 2017 - 5:16 PM

Yaw Yan a traditional mixed martial arts gets its roots from the words dance and death

'ART Jakarta 2017': Merayakan kesatuan dalam ragam seni

Jul 29, 2017 - 5:47 PM

Acara yang berlangsung selama tiga hari ini menjadi tempat di mana pengunjung bisa menikmati 53 galeri seni yang memadukan seni dengan fashion dan lifestyle

'ART JAKARTA 2017'. Salah satu karya seni yang dipamerkan di ajang 'ART Jakarta 2017'. Selama 3 hari, pengunjung bisa menkmati beragam karya seni secara gratis. Foto dari 'Art Jakarta 2017'

Filipino MMA fighter Rocky Batolbatol dies in road accident

Jul 23, 2017 - 4:47 PM

UPDATED Rocky Batolbatol and another person were hit by a taxi in Cagayan De Oro City and were declared dead on arrival at J R Borja General Hospital

MMA PASSING. Filipino mixed martial arts fighter Rocky Batolbatol has died at the age of 32. Photos from One Championship

Mayweather mocks McGregor for quitting: 'Real fighters never give up'

Jul 14, 2017 - 2:11 PM

Mayweather and McGregor bring their insults and wardrobes to New York for their third stop on the press tour

TRASH TALKER. Floyd Mayweather Jr mocks Conor McGregor, a two-division champion in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, for tapping out in his 3 defeats. Photo by Mike Stone/AFP

Malacañang, Google offer virtual tour of Presidential Museum

Jul 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Anyone with internet access can now tour the Presidential Museum and Library and see its precious memorabilia on Philippine presidents

From left to right: Googles Philippines Country Manager Kenneth Lingan, PCOO Asec. Margaux Uson, PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar, Google Arts and Culture Program Manager Pierre Caessa pose after the launching of the Online Malacanang Presidential Museum and Library with Partnership with Google in Malacanang Palace on Wednesday. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler.com

‘ART STAGE Jakarta 2017’ hubungkan Asia Tenggara dengan seni dan dialog

Jul 04, 2017 - 2:11 PM

ART STAGE Jakarta 2017 akan diselenggarakan di Sheraton Jakarta Gandaria City Hotel mulai Jumat 11 Agustus hingga Minggu 13 Agustus

'ART STAGE JAKARTA 2017'. Salah satu karya yang akan dipamerkan di gelaran 'Art Stage Jakarta 2017' Agustus mendatang adalah milik Entang Wiharso ini yang berjudul 'Dream Land and the Traveler'. Foto dari CANS Gallery

Lav Diaz, Brillante Mendoza invited to U.S. Film Academy

Jul 04, 2017 - 10:24 AM

The two Filipino directors are among the 774 invited this year to be part of the prestigious group that deliberates on the Oscars

Malang took painting – and life – lightly

Jun 20, 2017 - 8:15 AM

Can I help it if I had a happy childhood? is one of his most repeated quotes

What's The Big Idea? Look on the bright side: Malang 1928-2017

Jun 19, 2017 - 10:27 AM

Mauro 'Malang' Santos passed away on June 10 at the age of 89. Find out more about the life and times of the artist through the eyes of those who knew him best

Mayweather says fight with McGregor is what people want

Jun 18, 2017 - 12:34 PM

They asked for this fight I was in retirement but they wanted me back and I m back

WHAT PEOPLE WANT. Floyd Mayweather Jr comes out of retirement to fight Conor McGregor because people wanted him back. File photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes airlifted to hospital after truck gets hit by train

Jun 17, 2017 - 2:04 PM

The hospital says its Regional Trauma Team has stabilized him and continues to help him in his recovery

SUPPORT. The UFC expresses its support of Matt Hughes after he suffered an accident. Photo from official UFC Twitter account

[E3 2017] Electronic Arts begins E3 with its big guns

Jun 11, 2017 - 3:27 AM

Electronic Arts takes out its big guns from a Battlefield 1 expansion a new game from Bioware called Anthem and a ton of Star Wars Battlefront II

EA at E3. Electronic Arts opens E3 with its pre-event press conference. Screen shot from YouTube livestream.

Philippine High School for the Arts marks 40th anniversary

Jun 06, 2017 - 2:40 PM

PHSA will celebrate its 40th anniversary at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Manila as well as at the National Art Center in Mt Makiling in Los Baños Laguna

What went down at Rage Art, the Tekken 7 launch tournament

Jun 04, 2017 - 4:17 PM

Check out the highlights of the Rage Art tournament here

RESULTS: #RageArt Tekken 7 launch tournament winners

Jun 03, 2017 - 10:50 PM

Echo Fox s JDCR wins Rage Art: Tekken 7 Launch Tournament

 Echo Fox's JDCR (R) poses for a picture with a fan. JDCR wins the #RageArt Tekken 7 tournament.

IN PHOTOS: Tekken 7 fighters test their mettle at launch tourney

Jun 03, 2017 - 3:19 PM

Catch the action from the tournament here

LIVE: The Tekken 7 Rage Art Tournament

Jun 03, 2017 - 11:14 AM

Watch the live stream for the Rage Art Tekken 7 tournament here on Rappler

Rage Art: Tekken 7 to launch in PH with a tournament

May 23, 2017 - 2:17 PM

Tekken 7 will launch in the Philippines with a sponsored tournament called Rage Art on June 3

Mayweather: If I fight again, big chance it'll be McGregor

May 21, 2017 - 11:12 AM

Floyd Mayweather Jr insists his possible bout against UFC champion Conor McGregor is the biggest fight to be made in boxing and mixed martial arts

McGregor says he's signed contract to fight Mayweather

May 18, 2017 - 9:55 PM

Conor McGregor confirms he has inked his contract to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr in the boxing ring

BILLION-DOLLAR FIGHT. Conor McGregor puts the ball in Floyd Mayweather's court, signing his contract to meet in a boxing match. File photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images/AFP

Paintings After Compositions, Compositions After Paintings: An exhibit

May 17, 2017 - 3:23 PM

Catch a musical recital by Kim Nimrod Cruz and an exhibition of new works by Geronimo Cristobal on May 18 1 pm at the UST Museum

SM redefines art spaces with 'Art in Aura'

May 17, 2017 - 2:49 PM

The campaign aims to take art out of the gallery and bring it to urban spaces making it more accessible to everyone

Dire Husi Initiative: Kagay-anon artists show art can change lives

May 15, 2017 - 4:14 PM

The fellowship of Dire Husi is a form of rehabilitation where each member shares their experiences help each other cope and train one another in using their craft to get a decent livelihood

ART IS LIFE. Dire Husi Initiative artists perform in Cagayan de Oro to attract customers for their art. All photos courtesy of Rhyan Casino/ Rappler

WATCH: Balangay team sails from Sulu to China to retrace maritime heritage

May 12, 2017 - 12:04 PM

The mission of the Balangay team is both symbolic and purposeful – rekindle a passion for the seas and our maritime heritage

MAIDEN VOYAGE. The Sultan Sin Sulu balangay on its first sea trial. Photo by Fung Yu

IN PHOTOS: Artists pay tribute to farmers, carabaos in Binatbatan Festival of Arts

May 06, 2017 - 9:38 PM

See Vigan s colorful culture and history depicted on carabaos at the Binatbatan Festival of Arts

All photos by Mau Victa/Rappler