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Study: Playing music helps sharpen kids’ brains

Arielle Dominguez, from left, Elizabeth Lopez, Andres Lopez, Azariah Wright and Katie Bella play their trumpets during a lesson offered by Harmony Project, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that provides free music lessons to low-income students, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Los Angeles. A two-year study of dozens of schoolchildren from disadvantaged Los Angeles neighborhoods shows that music training changes the brain in ways that make it easier for youngsters to process sounds, according to results reported in Tuesday's edition of the journal Neuroscience. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

The founder of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that provides free music lessons to low-income students from gang-ridden neighborhoods began to notice several years ago a hopeful sign: Kids were graduating high school and heading off to UCLA, Tulane and other big universities.

Posted: September 3rd, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

León to auction off pieces from distinguished collections

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“SABEL in San Andres Bukid,” by Benedicto Cabrera, P1,000,000

León Gallery will hold the auction “Magnificent September Auction 2014” on Sept. 13 at the Eurovilla 1, Rufino corner Legazpi Streets, Legazpi Village, Makati City.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Ross Capili, Pinggot Zulueta celebrate abstraction in joint show

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“AFTER the Rain,” by Zulueta

Ross Capili and Pinggot Zulueta are stalwarts in photography and photojournalism, but both have also a growing abstract art practice.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Santuario de San Antonio exhibit to benefit Franciscan friars’ health fund

EMMANUEL Garibay

The Latin word sanctuarium originally refers to a place that is a haven for all that is holy. It is a place where beauty and charity come together. A sanctuary brings the brightest ideals of mankind and uses them for a higher purpose.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Venice Biennale proposals to be accepted till Sept. 3

The Philippine Art Venice Biennale Coordinating Committee has announced that curatorial proposals will be accepted up to 12 midnight, Sept. 3.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

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