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Jennifer Bichara

Jennifer Bichara is a free spirit. She is now a full-time art blogger, painter, sales agent for art pieces and a dealer of native products - one of her biggest passion besides art. Her work revolves around managing websites, writing, web content, web editing, coding, and working around WordPress themes for clients around the world. She is a champion of women's causes especially that of Filipinas and the love for art and art sake.  Aside from being the Publishing Assistant of online magazine, Jenny is currently a member of United Women Artists Association of the Philippines (UWAAP), happy helping artists gain exposure through her blog.  Here in, her world revolves around ART and Pinay Artists of different genres.

Posts By Jennifer Bichara

Art Gallery: Khristina Reed Manansala


Khristina Reed Manansala, granddaughter of Filipino legend Vicente Manansala, demonstrated a natural artistic ability since she was a child, but she was never encouraged to pursue art professionally. She remembers watching her grandfather from the spiral staircase, sitting on leather-swivel stool, whisking away his brush below his studio that richly (more…)Read More

When You Google Pinay, What Do You See?

That’s right! When you google Pinay, these labels pop up:  sexy hot Pinays, yummy hot Pinays, nice Pinay striptease, Pinay scandals, sensual Pinays, and so on. In’s site stats, the ugliness just keeps coming with Pinay porn, Pinay xx, bisexual Pinays, hot Pinays, naughty American, Pinay actress sex drugs (more…)Read More

Beatriz Founder Shows Path to Success


Carissa Cruz-Evangelista was a public servant before she launched a successful business in Manila. As a fashion and jewelry designer, she works closely with local Philippine craftsmen, designers and artists to make beautiful accessories and bags. Her Beatriz label is classic, elegant, edgy and worn by fashion aficionados. Her other business, Bella (more…)Read More

Philippines Independence Day, June 2014 celebrates the Philippines’ Independence Day or Araw ng Kalayaan (June 12) and Father’s Day (June 15) this month. Read our writers’ take on these two events. Lorial Crowder shares her perspective in Don’t Forget to Honor Our National Heroes and Jennifer Bichara talks about the sacrifices fathers make to care for (more…)Read More

Oh Father! My Father! Bless Your Noble Soul


Father’s Day is a celebration honoring all fathers, fatherhood, paternal bonds and the influence of fathers in every society. In the Philippines, Father’s Day is not an official holiday but it is widely observed on the 3rd Sunday of June, which falls on June 15 this year. Our fathers are (more…)Read More

Pinay Mothers Speak on Special Day


Our mothers, nanays, play very important roles in our lives. They bring us warmth and comfort and take care of our needs. They are as we say ilaw nang tahanan or light of our home. At times, Pinay mothers have to sacrifice their own happiness and leave their families behind (more…)Read More

Helpful emergency support links for Typhoon Haiyan – DONATE Now

Victims of Yolanda need your help. The organizations listed below are mobilizing and deploying major disaster relief efforts. See how you can lend support, and check back for further updates. Please note donors are advised to conduct due diligence before donating money directly to a personal bank account.  Don’t forgot (more…)Read More

The Filipina on Top: Deconstructing Maria Clara

The documentary film creates awareness on the harsh realities Filipinas face: Getting to the heart of the Pinay’s Madonna-Whore Syndrome Is the modern Filipina well-informed enough not to fall into bad situations? Or are we unknowingly contributing to our own problems? This film, Filipina on Top, revolves around the empowerment (more…)Read More

The Empowered Filipina: A Woman of Substance

What makes a Filipina? | Breaking out of the entrenched stereotype Over the years, Filipinas working overseas have been greatly stereotyped and put in a negative light. This documentary follows a collective group of global Filipinas who have been deeply affected by these issues and how they chose to respond (more…)Read More

External Blog Entries

(Aura International Magazine) Pancho Piano: Global Filipino Artist + Bicol’s Pride

31 December 2018 | 12:00 am   Stained Glass Artist, Abstractionist, Muralist And A Multi-Awarded Global Filipino Artist Multifaceted award winning artist “Pancho Piano” creates art in variety of styles: stained glass art, abstraction and mural painting. Pancho works generates energy and movement successfully interweaving modern and traditional styles. A faithful son of “Kabikulan,” he has paid homage, in his numerous … Continue reading (Aura International Magazine) Pancho Piano: Global Filipino Artist + Bicol’s Pride

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31 December 2018 | 12:00 am If you are an adult and seeking to unleash your inner child; then, this 28-page adult coloring book featuring exquisitely detailed patterns designed by artist, Paola Santiago-Clarito make the perfect gifts for everyone. Adult coloring books are making waves here and abroad. It is a perfect creative exercise. It provides hours and hours of stress … Continue reading Filipino Artist Magazine: ART BY PAOLA SANTIAGO CLARITO

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EbaRotiKa – Kasibulan Group Art Exhibit (Oct 15-Nov 23)

17 October 2016 | 12:00 am Sining Kamalig Art Gallery is pleased to present their group exhibit titled “Ebarotika!” The exhibition is on view from 15 October through November 23, 2016.

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(June 19) Fernando B. Sena’s New Paint Paint De Sarap Paint Workshop

1 June 2016 | 12:00 am ****NEWSFLASH*** Booking lines for Maestro Fernando B Sena’s June’s ‪Art Workshop‬ “Paint Paint De Sarap Paint Workshop” are now OPEN!!!! Go to Fernando B. Sena’s Buenas Artes Artist Group to book into the ‪classes you want. ‪ Fernando B. Sena’s Buenas Artes Artist Group comprises mainly of painters who hold group art sessions at least once … Continue reading (June 19) Fernando B. Sena’s New Paint Paint De Sarap Paint Workshop

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(May 24th) Voyaging in Luminous Space: One Man Show by Pancho Piano

16 May 2016 | 7:34 am

Passions Art Gallery presents Voyaging in Luminous Space, the new solo exhibition by renowned Global Filipino artist and Bicol’s pride, “Pancho Piano opening on May 24th 2016.

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(May 14th) Galerie De Las Islas presents “SINCO BICOLANOS”

9 May 2016 | 12:00 am Galerie De Las Islas presents “SINCO BICOLANOS,” the new group exhibit of five Bicolano artists opening on May 14, 2016. Sinco Bicolanos marks their maiden exhibition at Galeria de las Islas, third floor, Silahis Center, 744 Gen. Luna St., Intramuros, Manila. Participating artists are Dr. Elden Lumaniog, Hermel Alejandro, Jun Tivi, Richard La Torre Perez and … Continue reading (May 14th) Galerie De Las Islas presents “SINCO BICOLANOS”

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Aura Elite Magazine (UK): Helena Alegre’s Sculptural Jewelry

1 May 2016 | 12:00 am My 8th contribution – AURA Elite International Magazine Issue VIII- 1 Year Anniversary Edition with the undeniable ‪‪#‎4thimpact‬ (4th IMPACT: THE POWER OF A DREAM featuring “Helena Alegre’s Sculptural Jewelry.”

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Macuha Art Gallery’s “Kay Ganda ng Pilipinas Painting Contest”

26 April 2016 | 12:00 am “Kay Ganda ng Pilipinas” National Painting Contest was administered by Jason V Macuha of Macuha Art Gallery and Kunst Pilipino Gallery whose aim is to provide a truly open and fair platform for all Filipino artists to exhibit and promote Filipino art through a genuinely open art competition. Together with the collective efforts of Virgilio Cuizon, Bill … Continue reading Macuha Art Gallery’s “Kay Ganda ng Pilipinas Painting Contest”

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Metamorphosis by Nelson Castillo –

3 April 2016 | 12:58 pm Metamorphosis Art by Nelson Castillo in Macuha Art Gallery which aims to promote the Philippine Contemporary Arts and the Filipino Artists.

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Fidel Sarmiento Pastel Collection –

3 April 2016 | 12:48 pm Fidel Sarmiento Pastel Collection imprinted in everyday Filipino life and landscapes. Fidel Sarmiento, Filipino Artist in Macuha Art Gallery.

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