CV

Education
2013 MFA Studio Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, USA
2009 BFA Studio Art (Magna Cum Laude) Mason Gross School of The Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
1990-1992 Industrial Design Major, College of Fine Arts, University of the Philippines, Quezon City, Philippines

Solo Exhibitions
2018
West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines (upcoming Aug 2018)
2013 
Skinning The Image, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
2011
Thought Patterns Krem Contemporary Art, Manila, Philippines
painting into place impossible traces, West Gallery, Manila, Philippines 
2009
drawing encounters from the turnpike and a light from a distant world, Mag:net Gallery, Makati, Philippines
Fervor: Studies of the Black Nazarene, drawing and text installation with Eduardo Dayao, Jersey City, NJ
2008
Structure in Nature is a Strategy for Drawing, Mag:net Gallery, Katipunan Ave, Quezon City, Philippines
2005 
Recent Paintings, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018
Post Earth, curated by Sophia Sobers, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ (upcoming)
2017
As Far As Near As Deep As Wide And Tall, curated by Lena Cobangbang, Galerie Roberto Manila, Philippines 
Synthesizing Nature, curated by Cory Card and Wes Sherman, The Center for Contemporary Art in Bedminster, NJ, and View Arts Center, Old Forge, NY 
Encounters, curated by Jan Bernabe, Center For Art + Thought (online)
2016
Intersection 2016, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ
StARTup Art Fair, Chicago, IL
31 Central, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Everyone In Their Own Way, Arts Guild of NJ, Rahway, NJ
Nature, The Center For Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ; curated by Wes Sherman
2014
Drift 2014, El Museo Cultural, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2013
Peekskill Project V: Body as Landscape, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, NY
2012
Intersection 2012, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ
Through You Into Action, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ and Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ
Arctic Flow, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ
2011
Drift 2011, abandoned Sacred Heart Mission Church, Ruidosa, TX
Relexification, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
2010
Economica, online exhibition, International Museum for Women
2009
28 Days Later, Black and White Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Tabula Rasa, Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ
2008
Dynamic Growth, Victory Hall, Jersey City, NJ
instant gratification: eventual consequences, Gaia , Jersey City, NJ
2006
American Diaspora,  Victory Hall, Jersey City, NJ
a(d)dress, Gaia Studio, Jersey City, NJ
2003
Off The Top, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY
 Recent Drawings, Philippine Consulate Gallery, New York, NY

Residencies
Studio Residency, Open Wabi, Ohio, USA (2017)
Studio Residency, Gallery Aferro Residency Program, Newark, NJ, USA (2011-2012)

Curating
Curator/Founder, north willow art space (current). Recent​ ​curatorial​ ​projects​ ​are​ ​​“Remote​ ​Viewing” (Spring​ ​2017),​ ​​“When​ ​Our​ ​Breaths​ ​Run”​​ ​(Spring​ ​2017),​ ​and​ ​​“Rhizomes​ ​of​ ​Place”​​ ​(Fall/Winter​ ​2016) 
Curator, exhibit “Savage Circumstances: The Work of Evan Peterson Schoenly,” Newark Bunker Projects, Newark, NJ (2011)
Curator for film screening:“Memories of Places I Have Never Been: The Films of Dodo Dayao,” Newark Bunker Projects, Newark, NJ (2011)

Interviews and Artist Talks
Interview/Profile by Sharon Louden, Creative Capital Blog (8.7.2017)
Interview/Profile, Filipino-American Artist Directory (2017)
Interview/Profile, Center For Art + Thought (2017)
Artist talk, 31 Central artists, Paul Robeson Galleries (2016)
Artist talk, Feminist Art Project, Paul Robeson Galleries (2016)
Artist Talk, Pierro Gallery (2014)
Artist Talk, Gallery Aferro(2014)

Professional activities
Blogger, Gallery Aferro Artists Alumni Blog (current)
Photo editor, magazine and book publishing, Conde Nast Publications (2003-2016)
Graduate teaching assistant, Art and Professional Practices Seminar, Maryland Institute College of Art (2010-2011)

Directories
Open Wabi Residency Artist Directory
Center For Art + Thought
Filipino American Artist Directory
Asia Art Archive 

Publications
2016 Synthesizing Nature, by Clarence Burton Sheffield, JR, published by View Arts, NY
2016 Filipino American Artist Directory, edited by Janna Añonuevo Langholz
2012 Through You Into Action, published by Gallery Aferro, NJ
2009 Tabula Rasa, published by Gallery Aferro, NJ

Collections
Private collections in the US and the Philippines

Gallery Representation
West Gallery, Metro Manila, Philippines
Krem Contemporary Art, Metro Manila, Philippines
 
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