Ending 2017 with the Last Order: An Exhibit at VOCAS

Ending 2017 with the Last Order: An Exhibit at VOCAS

As a year-ender for 2017, the Victor Oteyza Community Art Space held an exhibit entitled “Last Order”, named after the phenomenon of putting together “all the leftover dishes from the kitchen, sometimes creating new dishes.” Through the...
BLTX 4: Filling the Street with Creative Energy

BLTX 4: Filling the Street with Creative Energy

Celebrating its 4th year in Baguio, BLTX (or Better Living Through Xeroxograpy) has made the quiet, little street at Pasakalye, Bookends, filled with laughter and music, bringing warm and cozy feelings against the cold December weather. Compared to last year’s...
We All Scream for Nora’s Craft Ice Cream

We All Scream for Nora’s Craft Ice Cream

Oh, Baguio – loved by many for its cold climate and sweater weather. The “Brrr” months are no joke in this city, and the temperature is at its coldest in January and February. But as much as the coolness is enough to give us goosebumps all year...
Forget Your Hunger at Fork N’ Dagger

Forget Your Hunger at Fork N’ Dagger

The season for family and friends to get together is here! But then again, any time is a good time for a get-together with delectable food. So whatever occasion is being celebrated, whether it’s a birthday, a holiday, or a regular night out, one place comes to...
25 Artful Years: Maela Jose in her Retrospective Exhibit

25 Artful Years: Maela Jose in her Retrospective Exhibit

Despite the controversy and unfortunate events surrounding Maela Jose’s art installation which was once the Christmas Tree standing atop Session Road, our support still stands with Maela Jose, who, despite everything, keeps her colorful aura alive. Even if the...
The Liquid Currents of Thoughts : An Exhibit by Kankan Ramos

The Liquid Currents of Thoughts : An Exhibit by Kankan Ramos

Art has the power to express through visuals what cannot be explained in words. In Cafe by the Ruins DUA’s latest exhibit, Liquid Currents of Thoughts, artist Kankan Ramos captures the fluidity and abstraction of the mind. Upon entering the exhibit, our awe was...
Here’s a DIY Gift Idea for Christmas: Customized Kicks!

Here’s a DIY Gift Idea for Christmas: Customized Kicks!

The season of giving is almost here! While Christmas bazaars and sales are beginning to pop up here and there, there might still be room for a handmade gift on your list of recipients. And if you’re in need of ideas, we’ve got one for you! Why not...
Grief | A Poem by Vanessa Venugopal

Grief | A Poem by Vanessa Venugopal

Written by Vanessa Venugopal Grief is a process. It is not a race. It is not about just being sad all the time. Sometimes you sit there in complete silence And remember everything. Sometimes you share stories. Sometimes you regret the things you do and words you...