born in Quezon City, Philippines
lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Education
1999 Fine Arts | École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de Lyon | France
2000 Fine Arts | Class of Prof. Rolf-Gunter Dienst | Academy of Fine Arts | Nuremberg | Germany
2006 Media Arts | University of Arts | Berlin | Germany (Meisterschüler 2008)

Solo shows
2016 Mangrove | Galerie Michael Janssen | Berlin | Germany
2015 Umwelt | Galeria Duemila | Manila | Philippines
2014 Tabula Rasa | 1335mabini Studios | Manila | Philippines
2014 Artist Unknown | Cultural Center of the Philippines | Manila | Philippines
2012 On Surface | Green Papaya Art Projects | Manila | Philippines
2008 The Model Family Award | Galerie Metro | Berlin | Germany

Group shows and screenings (selection)
2017 SONIC SOUNDINGS | VENICE TRAJECTORIES | Venice | Italy
2017 Digging For Fire | Pasay City | Philippines
2016 Never Shown on Purpose | Circle1 | Berlin | Germany
2016 They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state | Art Museum of Nanjing University of the Arts (AMNUA) | China (video screening, invited by J&K)
2016 Graduale 16: No new kind of Duck | Rosa-Luxemburg Platz | Berlin | Germany
2016 Abortion of Cute | 8.Salon | Hamburg | Germany
2016 TRIAS | NON Berlin | Germany (weekly solo-exhibition series)
2016 Don´t Panic It´s Organic | Galerie Zimmermann-Kratochwill | Graz | Austria
2016 Topsy Turvy | Finale Art File | Manila | Philippines
2016 Electric Bulalo: Painting in Exile | Vinyl on Vinyl Gallery | Manila | Philippines
2015 UGAT-AGOS | NON Berlin | Germany
2015 STOP LOOK LISTEN | 1335mabini | Manila | Philippines
2015 Exoten-AdAptation_AdOption | WARP | Sint-Niklaas | Belgium
2015 Contemporary Transnational Journeys and Liaisons | Metropolitan Museum of Manila | Philippines
2015 Cycles of Care - screening | W3 | Hamburg | Germany
2015 Mai im Januar | Schau Fenster | Berlin | Germany
2014 IWF Mördertreff | Spor Klübü | Berlin | Germany
2014 They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state | Power Station of Art | Nikolaj Kunsthal | Copenhagen | Denmark (video screening, invited by J&K)
2014 PRO TEST SONG TEST | Litmus Community Space | Seoul (artist group Global Alien) | South-Korea
2014 Kunst ist keine Privatmeinung | Zimma | Berlin | Germany (duo, with Alexandra Hopf)
2014 They have come to escort me on the dangerous pathway of the intermediate state | Power Station of Art | Shanghai (video screening, invited by J&K)
2014 Die Ästhetik des Widerstands | Galerie im Turm | Berlin | Germany
2014 Brave New Worlds | Metropolitan Museum of Manila | Philippines
2014 Die Ästhetik des Widerstands | IG BILDENDE KUNST | Vienna | Austria
2013 Collective Diary | Space Mass | Seoul
2013 Cold candy crush saga | Hinterconti | Hamburg | Germany
2013 The Oracle: What is your prophecy for the future? | The Wand | Berlin | Germany
2013 Defile | Galeria Duemila | Manila | Philippines
2013 TEXT | tête | Berlin | Germany
2013 YOU HAVE EVERY RIGHT | Ateneo Art Gallery | Manila | Philippines
2013 Migration/ Integration/ Diversity | Galerie “Zwischenraum” | Heinrich Böll Stiftung
2012 Rebus New York | Emely Harvey Foundation | New York (artist group Global Alien)
2012 Compounds of a Prism | another vacant space | Berlin | Germany
2012 Hauser XI | LOFT | Ansbach | Germany
2012 Scrutiny Mutiny | Gartenstudio | Berlin | Germany
2011 Being on the move: Reflections on migration | Litmus Community Space | Seoul | South-Korea
2011 nothing2declare | Blanc Compound | Manila | Philippines
2011 ENDLOS UMSTRITTEN, EWIG SCHÖN | D21 Kunstraum Leipzig | Germany
2011 TOUCH ME | Hiraya Gallery | Manila | Philippines
2011 the power to host | iscp | New York | USA (artist group Global Alien)
2011 The American Dream | Gallery Homeland | Portland | Oregon | USA (artist group Global Alien)
2011 Mothering, Domestic and Private | Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien | Berlin | Germany
2010 Bastards of Misrepresentation | Doing Time on Filipino Time | Freies Museum Berlin | Germany
2009 TONGUE | Beyond Belonging: Translocal | Tongue Laden | Berlin | Germany
2009 Asian Women‘s Filmfestival | Kino Arsenal | Berlin | Germany (screening)
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Awards & Residencies
2014-16 Stipend | Fellowship Graduate School for the Arts | Berlin University of the Arts
2014 Global Exchange Grant | Berlin Senate Cultural Affairs Department
2013 Exhibition funding | ifa - Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations
2011 Travel grant | Berlin Senate Cultural Affairs Department
2007-08 NaföG grant (Landesgraduiertenförderung des Senats Berlin)
2007 DAAD (travel grant in combination with NaföG)
2007 Sodaart/Nomad: Artist in Residency Villa Arson/Nice and Vienna

Presentations, other roles and projects (selection)
2017 Presentation | House of Memories | Transdisciplinary workshop/symposium at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne (KHM)
2015 Initiator | Salon for Aesthetic Experiments: Tropes in Painting | House of the World Cultures Berlin
2015 Initiator | Philippine Studies Series Berlin "Moments and Gestures: Capturing Subject and Gender in Philippine Cinema"| Graduate School | University of Arts Berlin
2014 Presentation | Soongshil University | Seoul
2013 Performance and artist talk | Cultural Centre of the Philippines | Manila
2013 Artist talk | ArtSpeak Ateneo Art Gallery | Manila
2012 Essay | Unfixed - Postcolonial Perspectives in Contemporary Art
2012 Presentation (for Global Alien) | Where we meet: Cultural Translation and Art in Social Transformation | ifa - Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen | Werkstatt für Kulturen | Berlin
2012 Presentation | As in Shop | Manila
2011 Curator Philippines | Asian Filmfestival Berlin | Haus der Kulturen der Welt | Berlin
2011 Lecture at Class of Linda Wysong | Pacific Northwest College of Art | Portland | Oregon (for Global Alien)
2009 Workshop and Presentation (with Myriam Eckart) | Tongue Laden | Berlin
2009 Presentation | Migration, East Asian Identity and Environmental Diplomacy | Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (ICD) | Berlin
2008 Presentation | Teams & Subjects - Über Autorschaft in Künstlergruppen | Heinrich Böll Stiftung | Sophiensaele | Berlin (for Global Alien)
2008 Artist talk | We aren't commodities for sale - Filipino Overseas Workers in Japan and Hongkong
Talk and screenings by Kaoru Yoneyama, Moira Zoitl and Lizza May David |
Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien | Berlin