The Mornings After: Escolta Block Parties are more than one-night affairs

With a new wave of tenants and building owners, the Escolta creative movement is transforming Manila’s old downtown.

The grand Beaux-Arts style now even clearer in Iloilo’s Lizares mansion

An article by BluPrint seven years ago moves Angelicum School director to buck tradition and begin restoring the mansion in Jaro by Andres Luna

Escolta Maestros: 6 Filipino architects who shaped the old CBD

The architects who shaped the Escolta we wish we saw, the remnants of which are now being met by the swings of bulldozers. 

David Consunji on working with Arguelles, Nakpil, Zaragoza and more

The pioneering engineer has worked with the legendary architects of Philippine Modernism. So what does he have to say about them?