NEW YORK CITY - The exhibit features the artist’s life and works spanning six decades, from 1965 until his death in 2014. The show also displays memorable pictures and news articles defining the artist's milestone, success and achievements in arts. Highlights from this collection include artworks from the 1960’s and Lamberto's award-winning works from the Philippines, Baltimore and New York.
JERSEY CITY, NJ -- At the heels of a successful event that brought over 400 guests to his birthday fundraiser, Jersey City Council President Rolando Lavarro urged Filipinos to continue to exert their political voice and exercise their civic duty to vote on Election Day, on Tuesday, November 3. In Jersey City, Lavarro is endorsing Education Matters Team for the local school board election.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- From Pittsburgh, the city of steel, to Seattle, the city of innovation, a private sector business delegation from Manila showcased the Philippines as Asia’s new emerging tiger.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- “While many people still look at the bilateral relations [between the Philippines and the United States] through the prism of our earlier colonial history, I firmly believe our partnership has evolved into one of equals, bound not just by our shared history but a mutuality of interests.”
PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania -- Philippine Ambassador to the U.S. Jose L. Cuisia Jr. and the delegates to the 4th annual Philippine Investment Roadshow were given a welcome dinner by the Filipino community in Pittsburgh, PA, which was the first leg of the 3 U.S. cities (the others being Dallas and Seattle) hosting this year’s Roadshow, on Monday, 19 October 2015. Ms Teodora Schipper, President of the Filipino American Association of Pittsburgh Inc , acted as the main host for the evening.
Earlier this week, Jersey City Council President Rolando Lavarro, Jr., son of Filipino immigrants, summoned the leaders and members of various Filipino groups in his city, and candidly discussed with them his political plans for the next mayoral election in early 2017.
The message of care and compassion conveyed by the Pope, particularly as they relate to immigrants, is very encouraging. He said that we should not be fearful of foreigners "because most of us were once foreigners."
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- FYLPRO leaders passed a resolution urging qualified Filipino Americans to exercise their right to vote in the 2016 Philippine presidential, national and local elections, President Bea Querido announced Sept. 24.
There are golden nuggets popping up throughout the month of October during the exhibition run of the Philippine Gold Exhibition from through Jan. 3, 2015. A series of cultural programs make up the motherlode of Filipino American culture programming. Asia Society is located at 725 Park Avenue and 70th Street in New York City. For more info, visit www.asiasociety.org.