Our Bags and the Artists

* Edric Calma, channel manager of Knowledge Channel Foundation.

Shutterhedge recently showed some artist love by supporting the launch of the new tv program Art Republik. The show features Filipino artists and is shown on the Knowledge Channel every Tuesday at 8:40 p.m., with replays on Thursdays at 8:40 p.m. and Saturdays at 2:00 p.m.

Here are some more bagged snaps from the launch.

* National Artist for the Visual Arts Abdulmari Asia Imao with Grace Imao.

* Street artist Whooop.

Episode 4 on March 20 is called Space and Sound and features architects and musicians who jam on adaptability (with Francisco Mañosa, Lolita Carbon, Ana Mangalino-Ling and Cooky Chua). Replays on March 22 and March 24.