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Filipino artists tell PDEA: 'Crack down on drug lords, not songs'

May 24, 2019 - 9:33 PM

'It is not PDEA’s job to be a music critic,' says the Concerned Artists of the Philippines

SHANTI DOPE. The rapper's song 'Amatz' has come under fire with the PDEA, after the government agency said it promotes marijuana use. Screenshot from YouTube.com/UniversalRecPH

Watch IV of Spades and Rico Blanco live in concert together

May 24, 2019 - 5:28 PM

Start saving up for August!

LOOK: Two Pinoy artists win James Gunn’s global 'Brightburn' fan art contest

May 24, 2019 - 3:22 PM

Out of 600 entries, winners Jaye Atienza from Pampanga and Dennis Radaza from Rizal were hand-picked by 'Guardians of the Galaxy' producer James Gunn himself

IN PHOTOS: UDD, The Itchyworms, more bring the 'damn-damin' to Linya-Linya Land

Feb 28, 2019 - 11:30 AM

Linya-Linya makes yet another statement with a one-day music festival played by a stellar, eclectic lineup of local acts.

Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Art Fair Philippines 2019

Feb 23, 2019 - 1:04 PM

The annual art fair brings a new selection of art to Philippine viewers

ART FOR EVERYONE. A viewers looks at the art work on display at Art Fair Philippines 2019. Photo by Gio Ramon/Rappler

Ireland-based Filipino artist Marvin Baldemor dies

Jan 29, 2019 - 11:48 PM

According to his family, Baldemor died in Rome while celebrating his 50th birthday and 25th wedding anniversary

11 artists to look forward to at Art Fair Philippines 2019

Jan 24, 2019 - 6:40 PM

From icons like Malang and Fernando Botero to contemporary artists like Olivia d'Aboville and MM Yu, keep an eye out for this year's ARTFAIRPH/PROJECTS

ON EXHIBIT. Viewers take in the art work on display at Art Fair Philippines 2018. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

INKFest 2018: Exhibit, demos, talks, sale by children's illustrators on Oct 20

Oct 19, 2018 - 1:22 PM

The one-day event will feature talks, artist merchandise, live art demo, an exhibit, portrait sessions and portfolio reviews

AFP's red-tagging a threat to freedom of expression – artists, directors

Oct 05, 2018 - 6:29 PM

The military claims the Communist Party of the Philippines is recruiting students through martial law film screenings on campus

RED-TAGGING. Members of the film community are up in arms after the military claimed students are being recruited by the Communist Party of the Philippines through film screenings. Photo courtesy of Dakila

The art of dissent in the time of Duterte

Jul 01, 2018 - 3:00 PM

Under the Duterte administration, artists have become among the strongest voices of resistance

POLITICAL ART. The Duterte administration has given rise to new work by artists criticizing the government's moves. File photos by Leanne Jazul/ Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

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

Filipino artists in unprecedented exhibit on human dignity

Mar 05, 2017 - 10:50 AM

BenCab Jose Tence Ruiz and Julie Lluch join other artists poets photographers and journalists in HUDYAT sa FEU – a show of solidarity for human dignity amid the spate of killings

Bencab's 'Remembering and Forgetting'

MET Museum opens 2017 with Ronald Ventura exhibition

Jan 19, 2017 - 3:30 PM

Open from January 30 to March 4 Shadow Forest: Encounters and Explorations showcases the internationally acclaimed artist s works – from his lithograph prints in the 1990s to his life size mechanical carousels in 2016

Igorot artist seeks help to represent Cordillera at Hyderabad Literary Fest

Jan 13, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Dumay Solinggay mounts Crossing Boundaries on January 14 at 7;30 pm Café Yagam Baguio to raise funds for her attendance at the prestigious Hyderabad Literary Festival

Photo courtesy of Dumay Solinggay

Interplay: Pablo Capati III’s first solo exhibit in Singapore

Dec 04, 2016 - 6:41 PM

Filipino ceramic artist Pablo Capati III presents his anagama fired works in a solo show at One East Asia from December 7 30 2016

Play Ground: Nikki Luna's solo exhibit in New York

Oct 26, 2016 - 7:12 PM

Multi awarded Filipina visual artist Nikki Luna showcases 15 sculptural objects – guns made from cast resin and lace each symbolizing individual acts of violence

10 awesome young stars to watch

Sep 11, 2016 - 8:23 PM

Whether they re writers models musicians or everything and anything in between these young artists and personalities are inspiring many with their various achievements

YOUNG ARTISTS. Teri Malvar, Kelsey Merritt, and Reese Lansangan are just some millennials who are making waves in their fields. Photos by Alecs Ongcal/Alexa Villano/Paolo Abad/Rappler

Filipino artist Vincent Navarro dies at 23

Feb 18, 2016 - 3:36 PM

UPDATED Vincent Navarro known for using coffee grounds to paint died at Baguio Medical Center

VINCENT NAVARRO. Vincent, known for his paintings using used coffee grounds, dies at 23. Screengrab from Instagram/baguio_vince

In support of Filipino talent

Dec 02, 2015 - 7:41 PM

The Original Pilipino Performing Arts or OPPA Foundation officially launches in Maxims Hotel Newport Boulevard Pasay City

COMING TOGETHER. OPPA’s board of trustees with Sr. Mary Placid of St. Scholastica’s College and Alfredo Pascual of the University of the Philippines.

Global art festivals and the artists who remain starving

Apr 12, 2015 - 8:54 AM

The art world has become an art market for dealers galleries speculators and money launderers Artists turn into art workers with no stable income

PH singer Carlos Castaño on playing for thousands at Singapore F1 concert

Oct 01, 2014 - 6:21 PM

Right alongside international superstars Jennifer Lopez John Legend and Robbie Williams musician Carlos Castaño represented the Philippines at this year’s Formula One concerts

Filipino artists shine at Art Basel Hong Kong

May 23, 2014 - 3:09 PM

A look at the featured artwork from Pinoy artists at one of the most prestigious art events in the world

Brooklyn-based Pinoy transports PH culture through art

Sep 02, 2013 - 4:00 PM

For this Filipino artist in Brooklyn It s More Creative in the Philippines

SALAMAT, RIZAL. A bad experience with the police and a discovery of an antique copy of Jose Rizal's 'Noli Me Tangere' sparked a flame in Anthony Castro that never stopped burning. All images courtesy of Anthony Castro

Legal graffiti wall transforms city and art

Aug 03, 2013 - 6:34 PM

Is graffiti vandalism or art? A legal graffiti wall in Intramuros poses the question

CITY CANVAS. Both sides of the walls are fair game as urban canvases. All photos courtesy of Sofia Benares

Manuel Ocampo brings Pinoy art to France

Jun 08, 2013 - 11:32 AM

The Filipino artist opens a solo exhibit in Montpellier France

SOLO EXHIBIT. Part of the poster for Manuel Ocampo's exhibit in Montpellier, France. Photo from Carré Sainte-Anne - Espace d'art contemporain de Montpellier Facebook page