Month: November 2021

Frontrow PH bags 6 trophies from Asia Leaders Awards 2021

Frontrow wins 6 awards at the Embassy of Singapore in Manila, Philippines on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021.

BUSINESS leaders from different industries gathered together to celebrate victory as the Asia Leaders Awards (ALA) acknowledged their outstanding achievements and contributions to the Philippines and to the Filipino people.
Frontrow Philippines took home six awards from ALA. This was unsurprising though, as…

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EJ Obiena says he will not leave the Philippines to represent another country

EJ OBIENA has no plans to compete for another country in international competitions amid the dispute with the Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association.
In a lengthy post on his Facebook page, Obiena confirmed the statements made by his mentor James Lafferty that several countries have offered to take him in, saying that a few of them were made several…

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Kidlat Tahimik’s Subversive Retelling of the Philippines’ Colonial History

MADRID — Upon entering Kidlat Tahimik’s exhibition in the Reina Sofía’s Palacio de Cristal, I was first struck by the way it smelled. Sawdust covers the ground around Tahimik’s large-scale installations, the majority crafted from organic materials: wood, wicker, shells, and dried palm leaves. It’s raining in Madrid and the precipitation elevates woody undertones, enabling viewers to close their eyes…

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