Writer-editor-curator Giselle P. Kasilag combines her twin passions for travel and photography in her first solo exhibition dubbed “Wanderlust: Windows to Asia.” Featuring 40 photographs, the exhibit opens on November 13, 2014—which is also Kasilag’s 40th birthday—at the Water Dragon Gallery of the Yuchengco Museum.
“Beautiful! Beautiful!” Imelda Marcos exclaimed, upon the unveiling of the silkscreen portrait of her, done by acclaimed artist-photographer Rupert Jacinto. Held at a champagne reception at the seventh-floor Lounge of the Salcedo Park in Salcedo Village, the new work introduces the silkscreen segment in the “Faaabvlous V” coffee-table book and photo exhibit at the Peninsula Manila in November.
By Tats Rejante Manahan
I think that I shall never see, a poem lovely as a tree…” Joyce Kilmer’s verse could easily be attributed to Alex van Hagen, whose romanced vision with trees would take him outdoors for hours, in any season, seeing them from a perspective only a nature lover could fathom, through the limited vision of his camera’s eye.
By Nestor Corrales
“Selfie” has been chosen “Word of the Year” by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).
Backstage PassBy Isabel Roces
For an artist, a good indicator of success is the omnipresence of his work. One such example is advertising photographer Wesley Villarica.