GUHIT PAMANA Urban Heritage Sketching Workshop

Spend a whole morning in Old Manila with a sketching tour of the Walled City of Intramuros, with Kuya Robert Alejandro and Ar. Cesar Ramirez Jr.! Learn the basics of sketching, drawing and coloring while appreciating our Philippine Built Heritage Registration fee is Php 950 inclusive of lunch, drinks, materials and souvenir package. 100% of[…]

Dinner meeting with NetSuite Philippines and Bolboc Heritage Group

GKI and NetSuite Philippines to Jointly Implement CSR Activity

MAKATI CITY – NetSuite Inc., one of the leading cloud enterprise resource planning companies in the Philippines, partners with Grupo Kalinangan Inc. in conducting volunteer heritage mapping and documentation activities for its IT employees as part of its Corporate Citizenship Program. The activity, which will span two weeks this month of October 2016, fulfills both[…]

Participants of PIA Training Workshop for the Philippine Heritage Map

GKI Partners with the Philippine Institute of Architects for Heritage Inventory Building

MANDALUYONG CITY – Almost twenty architecture students from various universities in Metro Manila, as well as members of Philippine Institute of Architects, participated in Grupo Kalinangan Inc.’s volunteers’ training program for the Philippine Heritage Map. The one-day activity sets off GKI’s collaboration with the Philippine Institute of Architects, Makati Section in creating highly detailed geospatial[…]

Oath-taking ceremonies with NHCP Chairman Diokno

GKI swores in as Member of NHCP Local Historical Committees Network

DAVAO CITY – Grupo Kalinangan Inc. was officially welcomed into the National Historical Commission of the Philippines’ (NHCP) Local Historical Committees Network (LHCN) last August 22 – 23, 2016 at the Waterfront Insular Hotel in Davao. GKI shares with LHCN the goal of supporting historical organizations in conserving local histories by providing a web platform[…]

Philippine Heritage Map 1st Year Anniversary

Philippine Heritage Map Celebrates 1st Year Anniversary

MANILA CITY – August 20, 2016 marked the first year of implementation of the Philippine Heritage Map, powered by Arches. To commemorate the historic re-launch of the web platform, an anniversary event was organized by Grupo Kalinangan Inc., with the support of Casa Consulado Museum and Library, Good Meal Hunting and Current PH, to showcase[…]

Signing of MOA between GKI and Project NOAH, with Dr. Mahar Lagmay

GKI partners with Project NOAH on Identifying Historic Sites Using OpenStreetMap

DILIMAN, QUEZON CITY – In the spirit of free data exchange towards innovation and informed decision-making, Grupo Kalinangan Inc. pairs up with DOST’s Project NOAH in combining digital heritage information with geological and meteorological data. As the team-up’s first step, participants screened from the pool of Philippine Heritage Map volunteers were trained on using OpenStreetMap,[…]