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It’s Mark Higgins’ world, we’re just living in it
by Raymond Ang - February 17, 2019 - 12:00am
It’s not even sundown but Mark Lewis Lim Higgins is already passing around an opium pipe.
Paulo Avelino is the captain of his ship
by Raymond Ang - September 8, 2018 - 12:00am
‘These films show what we did wrong in the past. We should remember ourselves as a nation, where we started, where we came from, to have a better understanding of why we’re where we are now.’
Bea Alonzo starts again
by Raymond Ang - May 19, 2018 - 12:00am
If you’ve done enough celebrity interviews, you know there are only two ways stars address controversy — either they talk about it head on, dangling juicy tidbits to reporters hungry for clickbait, or...
Why Manila is still the 'Pearl of the Orient'
by Raymond Ang - February 16, 2018 - 12:00am
In Manila, no one hurries,” Harper’s Bazaar said in 1963. “The city has an aura that says — ‘enjoy your day’ — and I should do just that…
A Philippine Star exclusive: Jappy Gonzalez is the ‘new spirit of retail’
by Raymond Ang - December 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
After his inclusion in the Business of Fashion’s list of most influential figures in the global fashion industry, the man behind Univers, Homme et Femme, and the local presence of brands like Balenciaga and...
At home, around the world: The Dizons of A2A
by Raymond Ang - July 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
It’s been 15 years since banker Binky Dizon went on an adventure of a lifetime and set up a luxury travel company to take travelers from Asia to Africa. And in collaboration with his wife, the artist, designer...
COVER: Iza Calzado plays the long game
by Raymond Ang - May 6, 2017 - 12:00am
At a press screening for her new film, Iza Calzado got a dressing down from a veteran entertainment journalist.
FEATURE: Meet Jeremy Jauncey, man of the world
by Raymond Ang - April 1, 2017 - 12:00am
Who is Jeremy Jauncey?” you might ask, scanning the billboards along EDSA-Guadalupe.
Roll out the red carpet: How a giant Pinipig Crunch tongue might tell us about the state of the nation
by Raymond Ang - February 12, 2017 - 12:00am
Jose Tence Ruiz lives on an open property. There are no walls and no gates — save for a guard dog waiting for you at the entrance.
How MasterCard made security ‘priceless’
by Raymond Ang - February 6, 2017 - 12:00am
In a swiftly moving world, where today’s trending hashtag is next week’s old news, marketing campaigns that truly cut through and connect with people are an increasing rarity.
Breaking the bank
by Raymond Ang - February 3, 2017 - 12:00am
In a world of disruption and unpredictable political futures, MasterCard lays out the future of banking.
The Invisible Magic of Adora
by Raymond Ang - October 7, 2016 - 12:00am
When you buy this, you help a child,” Rustan Commercial Corporation president Donnie Tantoco tells Rustan’s patriarch Bienvenido Tantoco Sr., handing him a pair of shoes by the for-profit footwear brand...
COVER: Charo, reborn
by Raymond Ang - October 1, 2016 - 12:00am
She has one of Philippine cinema’s most storied careers.
­­Chito Vijandre returns with a 40-piece collection for the Red Charity Gala
by Raymond Ang - September 30, 2016 - 12:00am
In the late ‘80s, Chito Vijandre left his career as one of Manila’s top fashion designers to instead become one of Manila’s most revered tastemakers — later founding the boutiques Firma and...
Fashion goes to ballet
by Raymond Ang - August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
 For its 47th season, Ballet Philippines has tapped no less than artist, author and fashion educator Mark Lewis Higgins to design the costumes for its reimagining of the Russian folktale, ‘The Firebi...
And if it’s a lot of kids’ goal to become online influencers, I want to see them at least strive to say something more interesting, have a life outside Inst
by Raymond Ang - July 29, 2016 - 12:00am
I want to see Mike De Leon make another movie.
Philippine Star exclusive one-on-one: President Aquino: The exit interview
by Raymond Ang - May 29, 2016 - 12:00am
I hope I can give you good answers,” he says, by way of an opening gambit. “I haven’t had breakfast or lunch.”
This is all happening at the same time
by Raymond Ang - March 31, 2016 - 10:00am
Art Dubai turns 10 with a history-making exhibit on young and ‘punk’ Philippine art — the first such showcase for Philippine art at any international art fair.
Isabel and Alfredo Aquilizan
by Raymond Ang - February 17, 2016 - 9:00am
Four years ago, Brisbane-based Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan acquired a sprawling property in Laguna that used to be a fruit juice factory.
At Maculangan
by Raymond Ang - February 17, 2016 - 9:00am
The process of working with found objects came before photography for At Maculangan, one of the country’s most respected lensmen.
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