The Philippine Arts in Venice Biennale Coordinating Committee, composed of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, the Department of Foreign Affairs, and the Office of Sen. Loren Legarda, presents to the media the curatorial team, Leandro V. Locsin Partners, and the architects and artists behind the Philippine Pavilion’s exhibition, “Muhon: Traces of An Adolescent City,” which is the official Philippine participation at the 15th Venice Architecture Biennale.
An exhibit of vintage photographs on the Philippines at the turn of the 20th century is on view at the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Gallery in Intramuros, Manila, until Aug. 30.
Politically incorrect!” said a protective friend who heard that I was attempting an article on former First Lady Imelda R. Marcos’ contribution to arts and culture. “Where angels fear to tread!” cautioned another. “Basta bahala ka dyan,” she continued. “Di ka naman anghel, Darna ka.” Thank you.