Legarda: Application for Curatorial Intensive Manila Extended for Filipino Curators

September 5, 2016

Senator Loren Legarda today said that the Metropolitan Museum of Manila (MET) and the Independent Curators International (ICI) has extended the deadline of application for the Curatorial Intensive in Manila.

Filipino applicants may submit their application until September 10, 2016. The Curatorial Intensive in Manila is supported by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) and the Office of Senator Loren Legarda.

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Legarda Calls for Creation of People’s Broadcasting Corp.

September 2, 2016

Senator Loren Legarda has filed a bill that would establish the People’s Broadcasting Corporation (PBC), to replace the People’s Television Network, Inc. (PTNI).

Legarda, a former broadcast journalist, said that the rapidly evolving media landscape, together with the need for a reinvigorated government-owned broadcast station, necessitates the abolition of PTNI to be replaced by PBC, which will be granted both television and radio broadcasting rights.

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