Art of Us: Recap Video and Photos!

The journey of Art of Us is far from over! We have tons of photos and this recap video for you to relive the show (or experience it for the first time if you weren’t able to make it!) View the Art of Us recap video here: You can view our hundreds of photos on our Facebook page…

Art of Us 2017

– by ChiChai@Empire with photos by Braindon Raines, Ray@Empire, and Rizzabel@Empire – What began as discussions over food & text messages became an evening of performance art and a strong sense of community for local artists & our motherland. After a six-month long collaboration between the Company and the Empire Team came Art of Us.  Before diving into the recap,…

‘Art of Us’ Recap – Coming Soon!

We can’t believe Art of Us came and went. We have loads of thank-you’s, love shout-outs, and photos coming your way!  Stay tuned for our recap post! Photo credit: Brandon Raines

Art of Us: Sorah Yang (+ special guest!)

Last but definitely not least out of the Art of Us performers is California’s very own Sorah Yang! (Don’t forget to buy your tickets here!) featured photo credit to IG: @tzacnd Sorah Yang is a dancer, choreographer, and singer from the Bay Area and currently resides in LA. After receiving her business degree at USC…

Art of Us: KJ Estudillo

Art of Us is THIS SATURDAY!!! Buy your tickets here. Last but not least of the Art of Us dancer spotlight is KJ Estudillo! The Art of Us showcase is a fundraiser for our Project PEARLS dance summit (click to read more) and  KJ is one of the choreographers we’re bringing to the Philippines! A little more about KJ……

Art of Us: Melvin Sings

Next up on our Art of Us performer spotlight is the vocalist and musician Melvin Gutierrez aka Melvin Sings! Melvin Gutierrez, also known as Melvin Sings! is a 29 year old musician from San Francisco, Ca. His love for music was brought to people’s attention with the help of his best friend Jeremy “Passion” Manongdo…

Art of Us: Melissa Batesting

Art of Us is in two weeks and we still got plenty of performers to introduce you to! Up next in our Art of Us spotlight is Melissa Batesting! The Art of Us showcase is a fundraiser for our Project PEARLS dance summit (click to read more) and  Melissa is one of the choreographers we’re bringing to the…

Art of Us: JR De Guzman

Leading up to February 25, we are spotlighting our performers to get y’all hyped for Art of Us! (Get yo tickets here!) One of our performers is a good friend of ours, the comedian JR de Guzman! Born in the Philippines and raised in California, JR De Guzman began performing comedy while working as a music…

Art of Us: Jolo Cabrera

Leading up to Art of Us ( get yo tickets here!) we will give you a sneak peek into the awesome performers lined up. So far we shared AstraLogik‘s “celestial lyrics and neo-soul melodies” with you (here.) Today we spotlight Jolo Cabrera. The Art of Us showcase is a fundraiser for our Project PEARLS dance summit (click to read more).  Jolo is one…

Art of Us: AstraLogik

The setlist of Art of Us is finally here! Not only are our featured choreographers dancing– Melissa Batesting, Jolo Cabrera, and KJ Estudillo— we have a list of even more entertainers for you! First on the list is AstraLogik, a duo known for their earthly touches to music. The duo consists of Charito (Lead Vocals/…

Month Recap – January 17

– by ChiChai@Empire – Through the tough times of our nation, the Empire Team and I are trying our best to continue spreading positivity and helping others build their Empires. With that mission in mind, we relaunched our website and added more narrative voices. Our website will now include blog series featuring various types of #MyEmpireIntheAir….

2016 Throwback: Growth

– by ChiChai@Empire –  The Empire Team and I joke around that our most successful event was one that didn’t exist. This event had a couple hundred attendees, a dozen artists and performers, and good vibes from doors open to close. But the thing is, that event did exist. It was our art show Growth Why do we…