Nov 18, 2019
As is typical with most conversations, topics bounce around and have nothing to do with each other. This is what we try to do with the podcast. Talk without any agenda and with the intention to connect with another human being in a real way.
That's why I really enjoyed this interview with Dexter Sy. After re-listening to the episode, I was surprised by the number of topics we covered and how far ranging the conversation was. It's always fun when a guest sits down and decides to have a conversation as opposed to an interview. I didn't expect this because I knew of Dexter Sy back in the days when he used to write music reviews for Bite Magazine. He was honest. Some would say brutally honest. So after meeting him in person, it was not what I expected, but a good surprise nonetheless.
We started it talking about parenthood, then touched on his music endeavors, then talked about his stint writing music reviews for Bite Magazine (he wrote a review about Rescue a Hero too), then we talked about corporate life, and even a hint of marketing.
Enjoy the episode!
Where can you find Dexter?
This episode is brought to you by Qube Gallery, a progressive art space in Cebu, Philippines providing network and exhibit opportunities for contemporary artists with whom they work closely with and promote beyond the local reach.
For more than five years, the gallery has progressively mounted shows of engaging artworks and has also significantly represented the Visayas region in various international fairs.
Aside from its physical space in Crossroads, Banilad, Cebu City, you can check out their online collection on www.artsy.net/qube-gallery.
This month at Qube Gallery: Ink Notion by Oj Hofer
Renowned Cebuano fashion designer and visual artist, Oj Hofer, will be featuring his Japanese Calligraphy in a show entitled “INK NOTION,” which will run from October 22 to December 6 at Qube Gallery.
Hofer’s study of Japanese calligraphy and ink painting began almost a decade ago. He has mounted several one-man shows in this genre of art.
"Ink Notion" highlights Oj Hofer’s ink artworks such as Kanji and Hiragana calligraphy in the five traditional styles, humorous Zen Drawings, converging Enso Circles and transfixing Ink-on-Abaca bas relief.
Catch the Artist Reception of Ink Notion on Friday, November 22, at Qube Gallery.
Music is Piano March by Audionautix