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The events and feelings that inspired these paintings are quite interesting.
Artistic inspiration is, for the most part, a fickle thing. Between fixation on a muse and random bursts of creativity, there’s no real way to predict when or how inspiration will strike.The randomness of it all has led to quite the number ...
 
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Throughout his life, Amorsolo’s sketches and studies are estimated to number over 10,000 pieces.
In the middle of the night in 1892, Pedro and Bonifacia Amorsolo were awakened by a scuffle and shouting outside their home in Daet, Camarines Norte. Some revolutionaries were outside their home, fighting against Spaniards and demanding that Perico, their eldest son, ...
 
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Sometimes a little something is all you need to elevate any jewelry look.
There they are in Giovanni Battista Moroni’s Portrait of a Young Woman, circa 1575, now on exhibit at the Frick Gallery in New York. They might—given the elaborate gem-studded gold chain around the sitter's neck, or the rich brocade lilac silk dress she wears—be ...
 
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The cultures of Colombia and the Philippines are so intrinsically intertwined because of our shared history of colonization by Spain.
As the grandchild of one of the most important living artists of our time, Felipe Botero is always eager to share funny stories about master Fernando Botero, as well as delve into the more technical aspects of his work.Speaking before a packed ...
 
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Our curated selection of must-sees.
Occupying four levels of The Link carpark, Art Fair Philippines may get overwhelming, to say the least. During the VVIP preview, the T&C team was able to comb through the 55 galleries ahead of time and although it was a Hurculean task, ...
 
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In his high-rise flat, Patrick Reyno has surrounded himself with the works of art he collects.
A passionate collector of Filipino contemporary art, Patrick Reyno's journey to this vocation also did not happen overnight. Yes, he grew up around art and among artists, but it was only after years of working as a banker overseas did he finally ...
 
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The club's original designer, Nina Campbell, reveals the stories behind the objects hitting the block.
Mark Birley’s timing was always impeccable. After a decade or so of post-war gloom, in 1963 London was ready to party, and the party was at 44 Berkeley Street. At Annabel’s everyone from the Queen to Diana Ross, hip hairdressers to the ...
 
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Bought as a prize for surviving the Holocaust, the haute-bohemian villa on the Cote D'Azure was where socialite Francine Weisweiller entertained everyone from Jean Cocteau and Picasso to the Agnellis and Yves Saint Laurent.
Santo Sospir is, and was, neither mansion nor palace. Nestled at the tip of Cap Ferrat, between Nice and Monaco, the villa merely seems one among many large houses on the peninsula—not the kind that was ever meant to be photographed.For more ...
 
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"Under the Influence" by Dom Laroza will be on display at Provenance Art Gallery until July 1.
Provenance Art Gallery, located at Shangri-La Hotel, the Fort, recently unveiled its latest exhibition, “Under the Influence.” Alongside Laroza’s exhibit, the gallery also showcases that of fellow local artist Edu Perreras, entitled “Iconic Irreverence.” A post shared by PROVENANCE ART GALLERY (@provenanceartgallery) on Jun 8, ...
 
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Salcedo Auction's 'Important Philippine Art' takes place on Saturday, March 10, 2:00 p.m. at Three Salcedo Place.
To pay tribute to Philippine art, Salcedo Auctions is holding a sale titled 'Important Philippine Art' including 'Important Philippine Furniture, Tribal & Ethnographic Art.' Bidding will commence today, March 10, 2:00 p.m. at Three Salcedo Place.'Important Philippine Art' consists of over 100 pieces ...
 
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Art collector Miguel Ramos explores the evolution of artist Annie Cabigting through her latest exhibit 'Museum Watching.'
It's been a little over 10 ten years since I first interviewed Annie Cabigting. Back then, she was preparing for her show called “Something To Do With Art” at the former location of the Finale Art Gallery.Fast-forward to today: She recently opened ...
 
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The sale by León Gallery benefited the Asian Cultural Council Philippines Foundation, Inc.
On a historic afternoon at León Gallery, Space Transfiguration, Philippine National Artist José T. Joya’s most celebrated work was sold for P96 million or P112 million (including buyer’s premium). The sale sets the record for highest price ever paid for art at ...
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