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Imelda Marcos’s Ex-Aide Charged in ’80s Art Theft

John Marshall Mantel for The New York Times Vilma Bautista, center, the former secretary to Imelda Marcos, left court on Tuesday with her lawyers. She is charged with conspiring to sell art masterpieces that were acquired by Mrs. Marcos, the former first lady of the Philippines. By RUSS BUETTNER Read more »

PInoy Winifredo Camacho – E-Class Mercedes Benz designer

The DesignTalks lecture series which brings topflight Filipino designers to center stage opens its third year with world-renowned car designer Winifredo “Wini” Camacho on 7 January, 2012, 3PM at the Ayala Museum. Camacho is credited worldwide as the man behind the inspired designs of the Mercedes Benz E Class Read more »

61st Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards

By BEA CUPIN – The novel is alive and well in the Philippines, just going by the record number of entries that vied for The Carlos Palanca Memorial Award Grand Prize for the Novel. An Ateneo faculty member won in the Filipino division, while a San Diego-based writer got Read more »

Pinoy cellist performs at famed Carnegie Hall in NY

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Carnegie Hall in New York City is a performance venue graced by many legends in the music industry.

Filipino Child Artist Holds Art Exhibit in Shanghai

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The Philippine Consulate General in Shanghai successfully opened its project, “A Joint Exhibition of Artworks of Gifted Filipino and Chinese Child Artists,” in Shanghai on April 9.

Pinoy comics artist nominated for 2011 Eisner Award

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By Carmela G. Lapena – For many, the best comics may conjure images of dark, brooding superheroes and warriors. Who would have thought, however, that the story of a chicken living like a human would create enough acclaim to be considered among this year’s best?

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