Arts and Culture

Is John Lloyd Cruz quitting showbiz to become a painter like Romeo Lee?

May 27, 2015 | 6:20 pm | Text by Francine Marquez | Photos by Peter C. Marquez | Lifestyle Section,

Guess who bought the painting?

World-renowned documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark dies at age 75

May 27, 2015 | 2:15 pm | Lifestyle Section,

The photography world mourns the passing away of an icon and mentor.

THE SAD TRUTH | Women work more but earn 24 percent less than men, says UN report

May 20, 2015 | 7:30 am | By Tricia Aquino | Lifestyle Section,

This despite the fact that women, on average, do almost two and a half times as much unpaid care and domestic work as men.

Maynila Urban Design Week + Festival: Revitalizing Intramuros and Escolta; reviving Marikina City’s shoe industry

May 19, 2015 | 7:00 pm | Text by Ayse Cyrell Adan | Photos by Bernard Testa | Lifestyle Section,

Carlos Celdran, Brian Tenorio, and Marika Constantino share how they are helping reshape the cities close to their hearts.

Maynila Urban Design Week + Festival: Here’s why you need to help rebrand your city now

May 19, 2015 | 6:01 pm | Text by Romsanne Ortiguero | Photos by Jhun Dantes | Lifestyle Secton,

Experts discuss solutions on how to create and sustain a liveable and healthy city.

Stop whining and expecting your gov’t to make city living great for you, says urban planner

May 17, 2015 | 2:00 pm | Text by Tricia Aquino | Photo by Bernard Testa | Lifestyle Section,

Instead, start envisioning the city you want to live in and do something about it, says Benjamin de la Peña.

PHLPost issues stamps featuring gumamelas to celebrate Heritage Month

May 14, 2015 | 10:13 am | By Ernie Reyes | Lifestyle Section,

Stamps featuring delicate hibiscus hybrids also honor the Filipino heroines named after these blooms.

THEATER | ‘Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady’: Talented cast, wacky songs save the day

May 12, 2015 | 2:16 pm | Text and photos by Ma. Glaiza Lee | Lifestyle Section,

The all-star cast, funny lyrics, and weird plot make this three-hour musical an enjoyable deal.

How to make Metro Manila more livable? Brainstorm at Maynila Urban Design Week + Festival, May 9 to 17

May 8, 2015 | 5:05 pm | Text by Tricia Aquino | Photo by Bernard Testa | Lifestyle Section,

Free talks, panel discussions, workshops, tours, and art fairs aim to inspire people to rethink where they want to take their city in the future.

Not really aiming for a Golden Lion award, Philippine Pavilion stirs interest at Venice Biennale 2015

May 8, 2015 | 3:01 pm | Lifestyle Secton,

Global engagement with the Pavilion is key, said curator Patrick Flores.


May 8, 2015 | 9:30 am | By Danton Remoto | Lifestyle Section,

A winning essay the author wrote at 15 years continues to carry the moving message on the pure love and care of mothers.

‘Kuro-kuro’: Filipino book by writer and professor Danilo Araña Arao now available online

May 5, 2015 | 6:57 pm | Lifestyle Secton,

Readers can now access his work by downloading it on various apps.

‘Lack of funding, absence of nerve’: Patrick Flores on Philippines’ 51-year ‘no show’ at Venice Biennale

May 5, 2015 | 6:15 pm | By Tricia Aquino | Lifestyle Section,

The Philippines returns to the Venice Biennale on May 9 with an exhibit titled ‘Tie a String’ around the World.

Prized pianist Cristine Coyiuto in ‘The Audi Recital,’ honoring classical masters Mozart, Beethoven, and Chopin

May 5, 2015 | 7:44 am | Lifestyle Section,

Expect an enthralling evening as the world-class ‘Poetess of the Piano’ performs the compositions of the masters.

THEATER | ‘Kung Paano Ako Naging Leading Lady’: 5 reasons to watch the ‘yaya’ musical of the year

May 4, 2015 | 7:00 am | By Ma. Glaiza Lee | Lifestyle Section,

Even superheroes need a yaya.

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