Kara Ortiga
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Into The Sun With Andi Eigenmann
by Kara Ortiga - August 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Andi Eigenmann saunters into the coffee shop on a particularly warm Monday morning, with not much but the clothes on her back and some of her necessities.
Safe space
by Kara Ortiga - June 16, 2018 - 12:00am
While we’re still reeling from the inevitable demise of local print, there’s one magazine that continues to produce, and the breadth of its work is something that goes beyond the pages.
I’ve always wanted a gopro
by Kara Ortiga - May 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Ever since I first found out that this thing called a GoPro existed — I wanted it.
Creative landscapes
by Kara Ortiga - May 5, 2018 - 12:00am
Raise your hand if you’ve been side-eyeing the photos of your friends on social media...
Paulina Luz Sotto: ‘I’m doing exactly what my dad suggested — to pursue my lolo’s legacy’
by Kara Ortiga - March 10, 2018 - 12:00am
While Paulina Luz Sotto moves at her own pace, away from the shadow of her father, showbiz icon Vic Sotto, he is always present in her art shows.
The Lone Torchbearer
by Kara Ortiga - February 24, 2018 - 12:00am
The title “artist” is too easily thrown around these days.
There’s no stopping Kris Aquino now
by Kara Ortiga - February 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Even when she isn’t feeling at the top of her game, Kris Aquino will muster up the strength to commit to a packed workday.
State of Ketosis
by Kara Ortiga - January 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Just as the New Year hit, I decided to do something not unusual — start dieting. I had spent the second half of last year nursing too much wine and too much sugar — and I could feel the bloating (which...
Tale of two masters
by Kara Ortiga - January 13, 2018 - 12:00am
The last time that a gallery staged a major Juan Luna exhibit was almost 30 years ago.
Advanced screening
by Kara Ortiga - December 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
The Singapore Media Festival 2017 celebrated innovative Asian storytelling amid an evolving global market
Special Delivery
by Kara Ortiga - December 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Christmas shopping is hard — we know, which is why we’ve been itching to help you out.
Wonder Women
by Kara Ortiga - December 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
Feeling sympathy for those called out made me feel like a bad woman, like I had broken the girl code and just written away my rights to call myself a feminist.
Jo Koy and his funny business
by Kara Ortiga - November 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
In the opening act for his self-funded show, Jo Koy: Live from Seattle, the effusive and animated Jo Koy (aka Joseph Glenn Herbert) begins his hour-long, gut-splitting-hilarious performance with a pretty familiar...
Blank Space
by Kara Ortiga - November 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
Visual artist Jem Magbanua explores the art of landscapes and places, and how they interact with (human) nature.
The Art of Boredom
by Kara Ortiga - November 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
We rarely spend time doing absolutely nothing, and maybe we’ve also lost the ability to be inspired with nothing else but our own thoughts.
These four walls
by Kara Ortiga - October 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
There is a common statement often dropped whenever somebody mentions that he/she is from Mandaluyong — a city within Manila.
A seat in the lab of Gaggan Anand
by Kara Ortiga - October 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
What it’s like to dine in Gaggan, ranked No. 1 for three consecutive years among Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants — before they shut it down.
The ‘Hall of Fame’ of Filipino Artists
by Kara Ortiga - September 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
To paint a portrait of a person is a grueling task. How does one capture the subject in a way that truly encompasses the characteristic of the person?
Black magic woman: Jess Connelly
by Kara Ortiga - September 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
‘I was always told I had to dress the same, look the same; my hair had to look the same as everyone else just to get these endorsements… This music and style is just my way of expressing myself.&rs...
Element Boutique Hotel: An oasis in the city
by Kara Ortiga - September 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
Viridian ivy leaves crawl along bookshelves, couples are sipping rosé by 3 p.m., ambient French music is drifting from the speakers, and the smell of freshly baked bread wafts across the room from the back...
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