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David Medalla Performances in Venice, 2015

Watch excerpts of David Medalla’s four performances in Italy, in 2015. These performances were collateral activities of the Philippine Pavilion exhibition Tie A String Around

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Visual Essay

The City Who Had Two Navels

Pepe Monson, one of the protagonists in Filipino National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin’s novel, “The Woman Who Had Two Navels” (1961), describes in the brief passage above the old house of his father Doctor Monson in Manila that was destroyed after the liberation of the city during World War II in 1946.

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Visual Essay

In Search of Bayanihan

There is a romanticism, much of it state-sponsored, surrounding bayanihan and what it represents in the Philippines today.

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Visual Essay

The City Who Had Two Navels

Pepe Monson, one of the protagonists in Filipino National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin’s novel, “The Woman Who Had Two Navels” (1961), describes in the brief passage above the old house of his father Doctor Monson in Manila that was destroyed after the liberation of the city during World War II in 1946.