By Belle Rodolfo
Jan 13, 2015
Cream Silk flew us in for her art show in Singapore, and we discovered how the beyond-beautiful artista can be shy, sensitive and a little hardheaded.
When we arrive at the Chan Hampe Galleries at The Raffles Hotel in Singapore, Heart Evangelista—or “L.M. Ongpauco” as it appears on her paintings—is already pecking besos with her plenty guests. It is the night of her third art exhibit, and though she is swarmed by gallery owners Angeline Chan and Ben Hampe, the Philippine ambassador Antonio Morales, and an assortment of Asian media, I walk up to her and offer my hand to her bejeweled one. I only met her that afternoon for a chat, but she blesses me with the same scented, jovial, powdery beso as she does all. ̶...