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The abstraction of artist Imelda

Manila Standard 09 Aug 2022
Artist Imelda Cajipe Endaya ... Itlog Na Maalat I 1974 20 x 21 in ... Some of her works can be seen at Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, the National Museum of the Philippines, the Met Museum of Manila, and Ateneo Arete ... Internationally, one can look at her works at the National Gallery of Singapore and the Okinawa Prefectural Museum, Fukuoka Art Museum ... ....

CHED thanks First Lady Liza Marcos for teaching in a state university

Manila Bulletin 06 Aug 2022
First Lady Liza Araneta-Marcos with her family during the inauguration of her husband, President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos, as the country’s 17th President at the National Museum in June 2022. (ALI VICOY / MANILA BULLETIN) ... 6 ... Araneta-Marcos, a lawyer and an academic, earned her law degree at the Ateneo de Manila University.

Time travel to Binondo’s heyday with Chinatown Museum’s ‘Digital Manila’ Exhibit

Manila Bulletin 05 Aug 2022
LOOKING BACKChinatown Museum reopens with a ‘Digital Manila’ Exhibit to showcase the golden days of Binondo, Manila (Photos by Manny Llanes/MANILA BULLETIN) ... This is what Chinatown Museum, the country’s first cultural museum, wants people to see as it reopened with a brand new exhibit that will bring visitors back to pre-war Binondo.

Demand for waterfront homes on the rise

Manila Bulletin 03 Aug 2022
The grand lobby is an impactful welcome, and is a reflection of the stunning hues of the Manila Bay Sunset ... There’s a wide array of museums, as well, with the National Museum of the Philippines, and the Metropolitan Museum of Manila accessible from Sands Residences ... Metro Manila.

'MaArte at The Pen' is finally back home

The Manila Times 30 Jul 2022
After pivoting online in 2020 due to the pandemic, MaArte — the elegant fundraising bazaar that benefits the Museum Foundation of the Philippines — is finally home at The Peninsula Manila for its first face-to-face event in two years ... In 2017, it found a new home in The Peninsula Manila and has since been rebranded as MaArte at The Pen.

DoT chief affirms support to National Museum of the Philippines

The Manila Times 28 Jul 2022
DEPARTMENT of Tourism (DoT) Secretary Christina Garcia Frasco on July 20 affirmed the department's full support to the National Museum of the Philippines (NMP) during her attendance at the third quarter regular Board of Trustees (BoT) meeting held at the National Museum in Manila.

5 museums in earthquake-hit areas temporarily closed

The Philadelphia Inquirer 27 Jul 2022
MANILA, Philippines --- Five museums affected by the magnitude 7.0 earthquake in Abra are temporarily closed, the National Museum of the ...

Court upholds junking of case vs. Marcoses

Manila Standard 26 Jul 2022
In a July 22 decision on Civil Case 0002, the court said the government failed to prove that the four properties under the Marcos family’s control — the Currimao beach house; the house in Pandacan, Manila; the Batac Museum; and the Batac Guesthouse — were illegally acquired ... ....

Sandiganbayan affirms 2019 ruling dismissing Marcos family’s P200-B ‘ill-gotten wealth’ case

Manila Bulletin 26 Jul 2022
... House registered under the name of President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.; the house in Pandacan, Manila registered in the name of the heirs of Vicente Romualdez; the Batac Museum and Batac Guests House which are under the control and supervision of the Marcoses.

Humble chairs become artworks to promote mental health

Manila Bulletin 25 Jul 2022
Visual Arts Helping Hands Foundation and Art Lounge Manila launch ‘The Empty Chair Project Reprise... To spark conversations about it, the local arts community launched “The Empty Chair Project” in 2019 with the Metropolitan Museum of Manila ... “Art Lounge Manila has been a part ...

Eureka! (collecting adventures)

Manila Bulletin 24 Jul 2022
I popped in again a decade later when I was higher up the income ladder and splurged on an 18th century Manila book authored by Pedro Murillo Velarde ... I’ve lent it to the Metropolitan Museum of Manila for a BenCab retrospective and it’s not on loan to the Yuchengco Museum.

'The Empty Chair' project on full display anew

The Manila Times 23 Jul 2022
After its successful maiden run, the Empty Chair Project is having a reprise at the Art Lounge Manila at the Podium ... The Empty Chair Project, which had its initial run at the Metropolitan Museum of Manila in 2019, is being restaged with a new roster of 58 artists.


The Manila Times 23 Jul 2022
... Hall on the ground floor of the National Museum of Natural History in Rizal Park, Manila on Friday, July 22, 2022.

Drawing lines

The Manila Times 22 Jul 2022
ONE can say that the Philippines is geographically a very fortunate country. Although fragmented into big and small islands, this archipelago not only overflows with water, but is totally surrounded by this life-giving element ... Years ago, I went to the Metropolitan Museum in Manila to attend an exhibit of maps ... I asked my friend, Dr ... ....

DOT to include National Museum in tourism circuits

The Philadelphia Inquirer 21 Jul 2022
MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Thursday said it would include the National Museum of the Philippines (NMP) in its tourism circuits.

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