Explore the reasons why Apo Whang-od, the esteemed Igorot mambabatok tattoo artist from Kalinga, is not eligible for the National Artist Award.
Was Michelle Dee's Miss Universe evening gown a tribute to Apo Whang-od or a shameless act of cultural appropriation?
Explore the reasons why getting a tattoo from Apo Whang-od, the legendary "Mambabatok" Kalinga tattoo artist, may not be appropriate.
A stunning image of Apo Whang-od, the world's oldest living traditional tattoo artist, as a young woman has gone viral.
Living legend Apo Whang-od, the last mambabatok from Kalinga is among the recipient of the 1st HIYAS Award for Indigenous Art.
Global online learning platform Nas Academy visited Apo Whang-od and the Kalinga Community in Buscalan to formalize their reconciliation.
Apo Whang-od did not consent to teach her craft at Nas Academy and did not affix her thumbmark to the "grossly onerous" contract.