Lutu-lutuan at Cafe By the Ruins DUA with Kora Dandan Albano

Lutu-lutuan at Cafe By the Ruins DUA with Kora Dandan Albano

Perhaps one of our most favorite exhibits displayed at Cafe by the Ruins in the beginning of 2018, “Lutu-lutuan” by Kora Dandan Albanois is a playful exhibit filled with child-like wonder. Kora’s artwork reflects her profession as a children’s...
Temperance: A Three Man Exhibit at VOCAS

Temperance: A Three Man Exhibit at VOCAS

“Temperance” was a three-man exhibit held at the Victor Oteyza Community Art Space last January. The participating artists were Carlo Villafuerte, Rei Chan, and Paulo Sunggay. Each brought their own unique art style to the table,┬ácoming together for an...
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...
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...
Araw-araw, Habi-habi: Woven Photographs by Kidlat de Guia

Araw-araw, Habi-habi: Woven Photographs by Kidlat de Guia

Weaving has been an integral part of Cordilleran culture – from woven tapestries and garments to woven rice straws for baskets, accessories, and tools. In Kidlat de Guia’s exhibit, entitled “Araw-araw, Habi-habi”, he takes photography to a...
SINO: A Collective Art Exhibit of Young and Fresh Artists

SINO: A Collective Art Exhibit of Young and Fresh Artists

Sino… Sino? A simple, two syllable word that perfectly captures the spirit of a youthful exhibit held at Albergo Hotel for the month of September. One might assume that the galleries and exhibits around Baguio is exclusive to veteran and well-known artists in...