Top 10 Facts about Chinese New Year

  1) The date varies. Chinese hold their new year celebrations between the 21st January and 20th February, depending on the Chinese lunar calendar; so although calendar years have a fixed start and end date, the ... Read More

Art Fair Philippines 2018

Set in an alternative urban venue, the six floors of a carpark building in Makati will be converted into a pop-up art space for the sixth edition of Art Fair Philippines (1-4 Mar). The premier platform for one of Sout... Read More

7 Top Tips for a successful Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is approaching and whether we are in a relationship or not, this holiday is designed to remind us about love. But Valentine’s Day isn’t just for lovers, there are of course the love of your family and ... Read More

Isobel Francisco: It’s your time to “Bloom”

The Bloom Arts Festival is a perfect combination of rush, bliss and delight, rooted in the most powerful form of connection – art. They say Filipinos were born martyrs and fighters but it is certain that creativ... Read More

Tof Zapanta: Helping Artists ‘Bloom’

“Doing it well beats doing it fast”, says painter, illustrator, designer and art director Tof Zapanta. These are wise words to live by, but most importantly it describes his passion to change the circumstances that en... Read More

Película-Pelikula: Film Festival To Showcase Deeply Rooted Spanish-Philippine History

Spanish cinema has plenty to be proud of. From Pedro Almodóvar to Alejandro Amenábar, Spanish directors have won the film critics’ hearts and the appraisal of international audiences, with a handful of Oscars to top i... Read More

Different Stares Present Future’s Past

Berlin is a city that celebrates open borders, but there is one place where the door often remains emphatically shut: Berghain. The electronic music mecca is famous not only for heavy industrial techno and sexual fant... Read More

Brewing inspiration in Manila: D’ Cup Coffee Republic in Mandaluyong

OK first things first—a day does not start until the first cup. However, in the age where coffee shops mushroom from one corner to another, a cup of joe is not anymore enough. To ace the coffee game, cafes must realiz... Read More