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[OPINION | Artwork] Bangungot sa mga mulat

Jul 10, 2020 - 1:18 PM

How do visual artists feel about a law that could possibly stifle them from free expression?

[OPINION | Artwork] Mga Salita

Jul 03, 2020 - 2:00 PM

According to artist Neal Andrew Lim, 'The piece shows how the orders of the current admin kill; how everyday people are all linked with the killings and the ineptitude of the current admin'

[OPINION | Artwork] Mass Grave

Jun 26, 2020 - 12:50 PM

The artwork is part of Tai's illustration series 'Pandemic Patterns'

[OPINION | Artwork] No age limit for acceptance

Jun 19, 2020 - 2:38 PM

'I did this piece because a lot of my fellow LGBTQ+ have been struggling to come out,' says the artist

Dissent through art in the time of media clampdown

Jun 15, 2020 - 9:57 PM

Filipinos use art to express dissent following the cyber libel conviction of Rappler CEO Maria Ressa and former researcher-writer Reynaldo Santos Jr

[OPINION | Artwork] Malayang Maria

Jun 12, 2020 - 12:45 PM

Artist Zelina Baluyan says 'Malayang Maria' was 'formed from sleepless nights of fear and uncertainty'

Cave paintings from 40,000 years ago are world's earliest figurative art

Nov 08, 2018 - 2:53 PM

The discovery adds to a growing body of evidence that cave painting did not emerge only in Europe, as was once thought

FIGURATIVE ART. A handout photo released on November 7, 2018 by the Nature Publishing Group shows the world's oldest figurative artwork from Borneo dated to a minimum of 40.000 years. AFP PHOTO / NATURE / LUC-HENRI FAGE/KALIMANTHROPE.COM

5 things to expect at Art in the Park 2018 in Makati

Mar 23, 2018 - 4:13 PM

Jaime Velasquez Park in Salcedo Village comes alive with art once again

ART IN THE PARK. The affordable art fair returns for its 12th year. Photo courtesy of Art in the Park

UP Fine Arts students call out Bb Pilipinas, ABS-CBN over damaged artworks

Mar 19, 2018 - 5:07 PM

'The idea of art as an advocacy, if it [should] not be pretentious and artificial, is significant and beautiful,' says fine arts student Vien Valencia

LOOK: Art by kids with cancer featured in PH Christmas stamps

Dec 21, 2017 - 12:09 PM

Each block of 4 costs P12, while the souvenir sheet is available at P55 each. Get them while supply last at your local post offices.

Make a statement with these outspoken shirts

Sep 21, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Let your tee do the talking

Famous artworks showed early signs of disease – study

Dec 29, 2016 - 10:54 PM

The analysis was carried out on 2 092 paintings including those of two artists with Parkinson s Disease and two with Alzheimer s Disease

SALVADOR DALI. Dalí photographed by Carl Van Vechten on 29 November 1939. Photo from Wikipedia

La Trinidad residents unite to beautify their local community

Jun 24, 2016 - 6:14 PM

Davies provided environment friendly paints for the community artwork project

Rodrigo Duterte, Joma Sison, Louvre evacuation | 12PM wRap

Jun 03, 2016 - 12:38 PM

Watch Rappler s 12PM newscast with Zak Yuson

#LabanPilipinas: A collection of Gilas Pilipinas fan art

Oct 21, 2015 - 3:10 PM

We asked readers to send in artworks featuring Gilas Pilipinas and here are some of the top picks

Mayweather-Pacquiao fan art: Meet the artists

Apr 17, 2015 - 3:36 PM

Get to know the artists who drew some of the most interesting Mayweather Pacquiao fan art

Awesome artworks for Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight

Apr 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Check out them out

Imelda Marcos 'violated' by artwork seizure: lawyer

Oct 01, 2014 - 9:16 PM

She felt really violated that this happened She was really in shock Marcos lawyer Robert Sison says

CROWNED. Former Philippine first lady and current Congress Representative Imelda Marcos is crowned with flowers during her 85th birthday celebration in the town of Batac, Ilocos Norte province, northern Philippines, July 2, 2014. File photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

Philippines' oldest artworks in danger of disappearing

Apr 20, 2014 - 12:04 PM

Little else is known about the figures or the people who etched them

ART LOST? Encroaching urbanization, vandals and the ravages of nature are growing threats to the Angono petroglyphs. Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Raffy-ish

Works by Picasso, Cezanne posted on Nazi-looted art website

Nov 28, 2013 - 10:29 PM

German officials publish over 100 artworks believed to have been looted by the Nazis

Unknown masterpieces among works in 'Nazi art trove'

Nov 05, 2013 - 10:04 PM

Focus magazine which broke the story this week had reported that the collection comprised 1 500 works worth an estimated one billion dollars

Afterlife with Archie #1: Riverdale in a darker light

Nov 01, 2013 - 12:27 PM

The premise is simple enough: Archie characters plus zombies

POWERHOUSE CREATORS. 'Carrie' 2013 screenwriter Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and artist Francesco Francavilla are behind this new series. Screenshot courtesy of Carljoe Javier

Haunting Halloween reads

Oct 31, 2013 - 2:50 PM

Up for a scary read that will give you the creeps and sleepless night? Here are comics we recommend

SUPERNATURAL INVESTIGATOR. The hero fits into the modern times. Cover image from

Filipino worker in Cyprus exhibits artwork

Aug 19, 2013 - 6:11 PM

After kasambahay duties Rosita Sumagaysay turns to painting

KASAMBAHAY, ARTIST. 'Rosita's Flowers' by Rosita Sumagaysay. All photos courtesy of Miles Viernes

Style List: Colors boost the rainy season

Aug 03, 2013 - 6:10 PM

Here are Rappler s suggestions of style must haves for the pre fall season

LET THE SUNSHINE IN. If it rains, bring out your wet weather fashionista. Photo from Diesel

Mariko Jacinto: Picturing parties

Apr 19, 2013 - 6:26 PM

Mariko gifts us with an understated spiritual eyesight amidst the delusions behind social shindigs in all their short lived luster

HIGHLIFE. Glimpses of high society parties are depicted in Mariko Jacinto's artwork. All photos from Mariko Jacinto's Facebook page

Ernest Concepcion: War and Art

Apr 13, 2012 - 1:08 PM

New York based artist Ernest Concepcion talks about how Philippine history helps shape his work

AN ARTIST SPEAKS. Ernest Concepcion returns to Manila for a series of exhibits this May.