Manila (CNN Philippines Life) — This weekend, celebrate the virtue of patience in the creative field, join a conversation on marine conservation, learn about federalism-related topics that arouse public reactions, catch screenings of restored and remastered classics by Ishmael Bernal, enjoy artists’ interpretations of their dreams in print, and volunteer to cook for and engage in talks with NutriAsia workers.
Call Him Ishmael: Bernal Restored
This Sunday, Cinema Centenario is holding a full day of screenings of digitally restored and remastered Ishmael Bernal classics. Movie-goers can catch “Himala” at 1 p.m., “Ikaw ay Akin” at 6:30 p.m., and “Pagdating sa Dulo” at 9 p.m.
“Pro Bernal, Anti Bio,” the anti-biography by Bernal, started by Jorge Arago and finished by Angela Stuart-Santiago, will also be on sale during the event.
Cinema Centenario is located at 95 Maginhawa St., Quezon City. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Inspire Everyday 2018
This Saturday, the Ayala Museum opens its doors to museum-goers for a day centered on patience — how it fits into the creative process and how it helps creatives grow. The whole day event is part of the museum’s Inspire Everyday campaign. Guests can expect booths and talks by guest speakers throughout the day.
Talk schedules are as follows: Director-writer Samantha Lee and actress-designer Meryll Soriano at 11:30 a.m., mural artist and calligrapher Anina Rubio and actor/musician/teacher Pepe Herrera at 1:30 p.m., and sculptor and architect Ramon Orlina and Manila Symphony Orchestra director Jeffrey Solares at 4:30 p.m.
Admission is free to all galleries, as well as the current changing exhibitions Hidden Cinema: 100 Years of Philippine Cinema, Bamboo Road, and HISTORIA: Stories of Art.
Inspire Everyday 2018 is happening from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Ayala Museum, Makati Ave. cor. Dela Rosa St., Makati City. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Voice for the Ocean: A Conversation on Conservation
On Sunday, join Reef Check Philippines as they culminate #PlasticFreeJuly with a conversation on how we can do our part to save our oceans. The event will serve drinks, mount zero-waste product pop-up stores, and screen the award-winning documentary, “A Plastic Ocean.”
A recommended donation/entrance fee of ₱250 gets you a complimentary beer and a chance to win raffle prizes.
The event will be held at Pura Vida Manila, Don Pedro St., Makati City. For more information and registration details, visit the Facebook event page.
Collective Emotions About Philippine Federalism
What federalism-related topics evoke collective emotions?
The Institute of Philippine Culture at the Ateneo de Manila University presents its findings on the topics that arouse public reactions in relation to Philippine federalism based on datasets obtained from 9071 Facebook comments and 259 opinion columns, and using data extraction procedures involving running standard web scraping scripts, natural language pre-processing, and other social computing procedures.
The event will be held on Friday, July 27 at Room CTC101 at the PLDT-CTC Building, Ateneo de Manila University, Loyola Heights, Quezon City. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Sorta Like A Dream - A Print Festival
Share your most interesting dreams in print at Guava Sketches’ Sorta Like A Dream Print Festival. The event launches a month-long exhibit curated by Michael Salientes. Sixteen artists from various creative fields — from architects, fashion designers, sculptors, and photographers — are invited to the event share their dreams in print.
The event is happening on Saturday, July 28, at 3 p.m. There will also be an intimate origami workshop (seven slots only) with Non Iwamoto. Message the event on Facebook Messenger to score one of the few remaining slots left.
Guava Sketches is located at G/F Greenbelt 3, Makati City. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Luto! Laban! Para sa Nagkakaisang Manggagawa ng NutriAsia
Mounted by SAKA or Sama-samang Artista para sa Kilusang Agraryo in solidarity with the workers of NutriAsia, Luto! Laban! is a gathering wherein volunteers — especially those in creative fields — are invited to cook for, eat with, and engage in dialogue with NutriAsia workers to gain a better understanding of their struggle.
The gathering will be held on July 28 at the protesters’ encampment at the NutriAsia Marilao Plant, Lias St., Marilao, Bulacan. For registration details and further information, visit the Facebook event page.