By John Ernest F. Jose
Lack of infrastructure bedevils Southeast Asian cities struggling to meet the challenges of rapid urbanization, said key architects and urban planners from different countries.
“Machinam” features new paintings by Antipas Delotavo at the Crucible Art Gallery (4/L, SM Megamall A).
By Cathy Cañares-Yamsuan
Evelinda Otong Hamja is a 40-something weaver from the Yakan tribe who, when she was just 9 years old, learned to create beautiful headscarves called seputangan from her grandmother. Back then, it was important for Grandma that Evelinda learned the intricate skill of mingling warp (the vertical thread of the loom) and weft (the […]
By Dexter Matilla
, Lito Zulueta
With its seventh mini-album “Time,” whose lead track “12:30” topped several Korean music charts only a few hours after its release midnight on Oct. 20, “idol” boy band Beast appears to have broken the five-year curse on Korean pop (K-pop) music bands: after heady success in the early years, disintegration on the fifth.
By Alma Cruz Miclat
The artwork on the cover of “Fairground: A Literary Feast,” the festschrift and anthology of poems, prose/essays, monologues and short stories by 40 of the best poets and writers in the country in honor of Mario I. Miclat, retired professor and dean of Asian Center in the University of the Philippines Diliman and an award-winning fictionist and essayist, was by artist-writer Migs Villanueva.