Manny Baldemor imagines verses from blocks of Molave
by Igan D’Bayan - September 12, 2020 - 12:00am
During these long spells of community quarantines and lockdowns, artist Manny Baldemor says his brushes and colors were able to “take a rest.”
Audio Inferno: Or how I learned to stop worrying and love ‘Best Audiophile Voices Vol. 4
by Igan D’Bayan - August 29, 2020 - 12:00am
Well, I lied.
Through the computer glass darkly
by Igan D’Bayan - August 17, 2020 - 12:00am
Just as many folks are dusting off selfies taken in Vigan or Venice and plastering them all over social media as their way of accepting, uhm, “challenges” (I mean, zombies could be out scrambling for...
Ronson Culibrina: Monsoon madness & rainbow spills
by Igan D’Bayan - July 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Ronson Culibrina remembers the island where he grew up as being “monochromatic” albeit with daggers of colors.
Marco Ortiga summons the storm
by Igan D’Bayan - June 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Marco Ortiga considers himself “more of a tinkerer than an artist.” But it is exactly that thirst for tinkering with objects, space and even time that makes great art come into fruition.
Watermarks in a burn-out world
by Igan D’Bayan - June 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Normally (not new-normally), that combination of words would have me scurrying to book plane tickets and Airbnb accommodations (courtesy of my girlfriend, who is the mind-hunter of not-so-expensive trips).
Art in a post-COVID world
by Igan D’Bayan - May 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Would galleries and exhibitions still remain the norm in the most abnormal of futures? The answers might surprise you.
Art in a post-COVID world
by Igan D’Bayan - May 11, 2020 - 12:00am
If all the countries were given an ark each if the pandemic were to reach Great Flood-like proportions and the only way to save mankind was to whisk off the most deserving individuals of the human race until the...
Galleria pandemia: Art in the Time of COVID
by Igan D’Bayan - April 19, 2020 - 12:00am
Art is still essential. Without it, life especially during the long dark days of quarantine would be unbearable. We asked several visual artists how the pandemic has affected their respective practices. And what...
Art, the day after
by Igan D’Bayan - April 6, 2020 - 12:00am
It would be glorious, I tell you.
Portrait of a lawmaker as cultural icon
by Igan D’Bayan - March 16, 2020 - 12:00am
When Loren Legarda was a young girl in Potrero, Malabon, she would listen to her mother, Bessie Legarda, sing opera in the bathroom.
Impy Pilapil finds magic and wonder in these pandemic times
by Igan D’Bayan - March 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Artist Impy Pilapil wanted to own a home in Australia. Something about the continent drew her during the twilight of the Nineties and she was considering a move.
Found: A cache of ang Kiukoks at the pen & the tale of a football-playing boy who grew up to become hotel GM
by Igan D’Bayan - March 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Ah, the intricate stirrings of coincidence.
Ronald Ventura: A glitch in the matrix
by Igan D’Bayan - November 25, 2019 - 12:00am
It has been stated that there is a riot of images in Ronald Ventura’s art.
25 years of Fridays magic madness
by Igan D’Bayan - November 14, 2019 - 12:00am
The big Promise Wall that tells you what day it is (it’s always, always rebel-rousing Friday even on paper-pushing Mondays or thank-God-it’s-nearly-Friday Thursdays).
The art of war in the house of the rising sons
by Igan D’Bayan - November 11, 2019 - 12:00am
And it’s been the ruin of many a poor boy.
‘The Irishman’ cometh: Robert De Niro & Al Pacino star in the last great mob epic
by Igan D’Bayan - November 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Imagine if you will a road trip — only this time it is not a trek across an idyllic country with its proud highways, roadside inns, songs and static of AM-FM radio buzzing in the great heartland and beyond....
Rockstar of the Renaissance
by Igan D’Bayan - October 28, 2019 - 12:00am
Musicians and myths are inextricably linked.
Netflix presents ‘The Irishman’ Robert De Niro & Al Pacino: An afternoon with the kings of New York
by Igan D’Bayan - October 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Robert De Niro says, ‘Well, I think we’re both happy to be working.’ ‘And alive (laughs),’ adds Al Pacino. ‘Working on ‘The Irishman’ with Bob and (director) Marty...
Eyeing the Master Moonphase under the Taipei moon
by Igan D’Bayan - October 4, 2019 - 8:11pm
Staying true to the brand’s core values, the new Master Moonphase models pay homage to traditional design and showcase Longines’s ever-present commitment to elegance.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19
Are you sure you want to log out?
Login is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

or sign in with