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Art patron Paulino Que owns a collection of about a hundred Filipino self-portraits that ranks as one of the most significant in the country

The Chinese and La Loma cemeteries provide a physical connection to the past and a tangible reminder of individuals and generations of families who shaped this country

Fort Santiago, Manila Cathedral, San Agustin Church, Plaza San Luis, and the Aduana Building will visually narrate dark historical stories within the walls

SMDC commissions Michael Fiebrich Design and Adrian L.  Norman Limited to design interiors and community spaces for its residential developments


Architecture

What would these aging columns of the San Sebastian Basilica tell the conservation team about the structural stability of the building?

Balay nga Tisa has a sloping and slightly upturned roof, bearing the original tisa or red clay tiles dating back to 1859 when it was built

Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar sells the experience of living in the past; a unique and colossal manifestation of one man’s dream to rest contentedly amongst ancestral houses.

An insider's view into the St. Joseph’s College campus, whose unassuming façade disguises the architectural and art treasures within

Planning

Two urbanists attempt to unpick what the future holds for architecture and urban planning in light of the Coronavirus pandemic

Landscape architect and former BluPrint EIC says that the Philippines has to achieve success in the island of Boracay for better tourism development 

Planning and design responses to the coronavirus pandemic are on a direct collision course with capitalist intent. What's the way around this?

The most liked and disliked Philippine cities according to a 2012 survey conducted by BluPrint and The Urban Partnerships Foundation

Art + Design

An insider's view into the St. Joseph’s College campus, whose unassuming façade disguises the architectural and art treasures within

ARKIASIA utilized thin plywood, AAC blocks, and phenolic boards in the interior design of the New Order Bar to achieve its industrial motif

These virtual trips down the memory lanes of Vigan, Intramuros, Pampanga, Baler, and Mindoro Occidental demonstrate hope for Philippine heritage despite the quarantine

An interview with award-winning furniture designer Kenneth Cobonpue on staying inspired and on top of his business during the pandemic

Practice

An interview with award-winning furniture designer Kenneth Cobonpue on staying inspired and on top of his business during the pandemic

Can you name the architects who first found mentorship and employment in the offices of these architecture legends?

In order to produce internationally competitive architects, schools should revise their curricula to include specialization

Architect and professor Manuel Maximo L.C Noche, or Manolo to those familiar to him, underscores the value of seeing the beauty of spaces and places in appreciating and learning architecture