Art & Music

TAYM! Gerahay Letra Dos is a Night of Savage Bars

Hermenio Laude, Jr.

The Iloilo-based battle rap series Gerahay Letra held its second event last Nov. 2 at the parking area of Monkey Grounds Coffee in Mandurriao district. Battle emcees from Iloilo, Aklan, and Cebu competed on the event. Performances from the roster of independent hiphop label Uprising Records, led by Fliptop Battle League founder Anygma, bookended the.. Read more

Exchange: Iloilo, Luzon Artists Hold Art Show with ‘Bayluhanay’

Jacob Bravo

Full Circle: Himbon Artist Group Marks One-Year Anniversary

joseph batcagan

‘Papel Sa Tinta’ Shows The Beauty of Being Basic

Jacob Bravo

‘Papel Sa Tinta’, a paper art-themed exhibit, opened last September 21 at Café Strum and featured the works of Daniel Tinagan, CyCy Berlin, Nescel Gabia, Angel Juanillo, and dozens of artists with backgrounds in street art. Musicians like El $leeper Sound, Spaawn, 50Hundred, and other independent artists also performed on the event. Café Strum is located.. Read more

Mamusa Art Bistro Opens with HUGE Ilonggo Art Showcase

joseph batcagan

‘Tunga-Tunga’ at Gallery i: One Front, Different Voices

Jacob Bravo

Before Thriving, Vic Fario Suffered For Art

Althea Villanueva

Playful. Vibrant. Deep: the first three adjectives I always think of when I see Sir Vic Fario’s paintings. Whether in various art exhibitions in museums, galleries, or malls, seeing Sir Vic’s paintings are like entering through a door to my childhood memories made alive in vibrant colors of oil, acrylic and watercolor, when my environment.. Read more

‘Goyo’ is Restrained, but Also Just as #Hugot as ‘Heneral Luna’

hermz gacho

A Half-Day of Culture: The Iloilo Art Gallery Tour

project iloilo