Tag: history

26
Jan 2009
0
Art & Inspiration, interior design
Frozen in Time

Filipinos may not be a museum-going lot but it isn’t stopping anyone from putting up museums to encourage people to start visiting and start learning more about their heritage. Last weekend, we had a chance to visit one of the relatively newer museums in town, the Light and Sound Museum in ...


20
Jan 2009
0
Art & Inspiration, DIY Design, interior design
Filipino Style

As the whole of America today is celebrating their pride as Americans, we, too, at Drunk on Design are celebrating our pride as Filipinos. So does this little store in Calle Real in Intramuros. Well, okay, it’s not exactly small, in fact The Silahis Center Arts and Crafts is a three-storey ...


19
Jan 2009
0
architecture
Our Cross to Bear

Navigating through the streets of Manila always brings a mixed sense of wonderment and dread. An accidental drive through Sta. Cruz and Binondo area reintroduced me to this historic area. But for all of its rich historical and cultural past, it couldn’t be saved and what remains is a grimy ...


5
Jan 2009
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architecture, top picks
Live, Read Architecture

Reminiscing and reverie usually accompanies the New Year. As much as we try to look forward to the year ahead, we invariably look to the past to gain insights, or just to relive the wonderful and maybe even the not-so-wonderful moments. So we just thought it fitting here in Drunk on Design to ...