Culture

Tarot readings, bondage, and local lit’s finest mingle for bordello-themed fair

Wordello, a bordello-themed literary fair and fundraiser, will open its doors on March 5 at Green Sun

Singapore show presents Johnny Manahan as art pioneer

The National Gallery investigates the works of Southeast Asian artists in the 70s. Representing the Philippines—showbiz titan Mr. M

The society women who posed nude for Manansala revealed

For a moment in history, the women of Manila’s polite society secretly shed their clothes and inhibitions in the name of art, vanity, and the...

How the first Pinoy brat pack in Paris inspired the Filipino obsession for France

Is there more to our attachments to Paris beyond our obsessions with their clothes and chic cafes?

Art Fair Philippines presents 40 galleries for biggest show yet

The fair's organizers have begun transforming three levels of The Link's parking into a suitable space for the country's best contemporary art

18 photos that show Manila before and after World War II

See how the ruins of modern Manila became the foundations for the contemporary Philippine capital

Sam Feleo conjures surreal images of nature collapsing under people

Feleo's new pieces witness the collision of mathematical logic and the corporeal

If Oscars were awarded to trailers instead of actual movies

We round up the trailers of the past year's most Oscar-worthy films (and the less deserving films that were nominated anyway) and take our picks