WALANG-WALA / Point.Zero
Art Exhibits and Performances / Community Event

WALANG-WALA / Point.Zero

On November 8, 2013, super typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan –the strongest storm in recorded history– ravaged through the Visayan islands in the Philippines. Join us for a commemorative gathering to care for our dead, and persist with the living. This artistic collaboration explores the inner state of “walang-wala”, of total emptiness, of nothingness, of point zero. Continue reading

Art Exhibits and Performances / Community Event

Photos: “KAPWA – Sensing Ourselves in One Another”

KAPWA is a Filipino word describing “the core value of Filipino personhood. This idea of a “shared self” opens up the heart-doors of the I to include the Other. It bridges the deepest individual recess of a person with anyone outside him or herself, even total strangers. Straight.com: “Kapwa brings Philippine indigenous arts festival to UBC”  … Continue reading

Jan 30: The First of the Green College Thematic Series
Art Exhibits and Performances / Community Event / Lectures/Workshops

Jan 30: The First of the Green College Thematic Series

Taking Nanay: a testimonial play to the Philippines In 2007 we began to turn interview transcripts with Filipino domestic workers and their families, as well as Canadian employers, into a testimonial or verbatim theatre play, which premiered at Vancouver’s 2009 PuSh International Performing Arts Festival and then toured to Berlin. The play is a site-specific … Continue reading