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Exhibition celebrates legacy of remarkable artistic clan

An art exhibition in Makati celebrates the legacy of a remarkable artistic clan of the 19th Century. Works by the Asuncion brothers — Justiniano, Leoncio, and Mariano — will be on display at the Ayala Museum until next January. The brothers were just three of 12 siblings, all of whom…


Artist Jose Yap Baguio dies in Manila aged 56

Well-known artist and painter Jose Yap Baguio has died aged 56. Baguio died near his home in Manila while walking – he suddenly collapsed and was pronounced dead on the scene. His partner said she yelled for help but Baguio was already dead and unresponsive. Jose Yap Baguio was born in…