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Education

2016 MFA, University of Guelph, Ontario Canada
2010 BFA, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, Canada
2005 BFA University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Ghost Collection, KRETS x Whose Museum, Malmö, Sweden
2019 Lobster Spirits, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, NS, Canada
2019 Lips of One thousand nine hundred and ninety six teachers, GNO, Sudbury, Canada
2019 Boardroom, Forest City Gallery, London, Canada
2018 Surrender to Mastery, Regart Centre D'Artistes En Art Actuel, Quebec City, Canada
2018 By What Signs Will I Come To Understand, Franz Kaka, Toronto, Canada 
2018 people without property, Mo_Space, Manila, Philippines 
2018 Labas vs Loob, mono8, Manila, Philippines 
2018 Bed Rock, Duplex, Vancouver, Canada 
2017 Dispassionate Eye, Art Informal, Mandaluyong, Philippines
2017 Orasyon (Vespers), Robert Langen Gallery, Kitchener, Canada
2017 Quarantine of Difference, Wil Aballe Art Projects, Vancouver, Canada 
2017 Titig Kayumanggi (Brown Gaze) Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, Canada
2017 Plus Ultra, G Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2016 Archeological Apathy, 8eleven, Toronto, Canada
2016 Low-Class Minimalism and The Gentrified Amateur, Project Pangee, Montreal, Canada
2016 Bulaklak ng Paraiso (Flower of Paradise), Centre A, Vancouver, Canada
2015 Otherings, Secret Eight, Calgary, Canada
2015 Goose Egg Sanctuary, Pablo, Taguig, Philippines
2015 Primal Values, Zavitz Gallery, Guelph, Canada
2015 Brown Ninja: Ways of Moving, Project 20, Quezon City, Philippines
2014 Electronic Birthstone, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver, Canada
2014 Bite the dog that feeds you, Yactac, Vancouver, Canada
2014 Fresh off the boat, Multiplex, Portland, USA
2013 Westcoast Maximalist, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Payasong Kalye (Street Clown), LSC, Quezon City, Philippines
2012 BirthofaSeagulleschewedbyacrowingoodstanding, Small Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2011 Yin Yang Temple, Unit/Pitt, Vancouver, Canada
2011 forecast situation, Lucky’s Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2010 Concrete Mirage, Shudder Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2010 Made in the Philippines, WOO Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2009 Tit of a Rainbow, Hotel, Vancouver, Canada
2004 Kahayupan sa kagubatan ng bulbolania, SFAS, Ortigas, Philippines

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019 Air Light Time Space, Pablo, Taguig, Philippines
2019 Common Place: Common-Place, Art Museum, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada curated by Lillian O’Brien Davis
2019 Eleventh Avenue Expo, 11 Ave, Regina, Canada
2019 Pawikan Dashline, Pundido, Makati City, Philippines
2019 Alimentary, Obrera Centro, Mexico City, Mexico, curated by Su-Ying Lee
2019 Pawikan 5: Deuteronomy, Mono8 Gallery, Manila, Philippines
2019 Transparencies II, Fedlfünf, Berlin, Germany, curated by Research and Waves
2019 Bending Towards the Sun, YYZ, Toronto, Canada
2019 Words bounce, Nanaimo Art Gallery, Nanaimo, Canada
2019 How far do you travel?, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2019 Transparencies - Prelude I [0.3,y,0.75], Gallerie Mitte
2018 Forward Motion, Museums and Small Arms Inspection, Mississauga, Canada
2018 It can only be this place, Dorris McCarthy Gallery, Toronto, Canada 
2018 An Assembly of Shapes, Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Canada
2018 Lessons in Diplomacy Against Diplomacy, Art informal, Manila, Philippines
2018 Earth Has Wet Dreams, Balituk Beachfront, Baler, Aurora, Philippines 
2018 Dead Horse Revival, Project 20, Quezon City, Philippines 
2018 Reinterpreting Vic Delotavo’s posters, Vargas Museum, Quezon City, Philippines 
2018 1st Manila Biennial, Manila, Philippines
2018 Second Sight, Artery, Quezon City, Philippines
2017 Every. Day. Objects.Gifts By Artists, Art Metropole, Toronto, Canada
2017 Don’t worry, it’s just another white exhibition, Bunker2, Toronto, Canada
2017 88 Artists From 88 Years, Michael O'Brian Exhibition Commons, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Everything in Place, Asian Reel Film Festival, Toronto, Ontario
2017 Other-portraits, Stride Gallery, Calgary, Canada
2017 Digging for Fire, Art Anton, Pasay City, Philippines
2017 Jungle Chaka, Artery, Quezon City, Philippines
2017 Thinking Forward, Looking Back, Centre A, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Aliens vs Robots, Artery, Quezon City, Philippines
2017 Survival Guide, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
2016 and, something like fire dancing, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2016 A Viewing Room, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2016 When the institute fell over, Queen Square Gallery, Cambridge, Canada
2016 Melted City 3, Blanc Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
2015 Auto Feeling, Katzman Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
2014 The Vending Machine, Vastermalmsgallerian, Stockholm, Sweden
2014 1st Paperweight Biennale, MaillardvilleCulturalAppreciationSociety, Vancouver, Canada
2014 So it goes, Boarding House Gallery, Ontario, Canada
2014 Destroy 3000 years of culture, Post Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
2014 Through the trap door, VIVO media arts center, Vancouver, Canada
2014 Radiation, The Art Center of Chulangkorn, Bangkok, Thailand
2014 Sidewalk Screening, Whipper Snapper, Toronto, Canada
2013 Dark Side of the Sun, Art Informal, Mandaluyong, Philippines
2013 Pagan Formula, LSC, Quezon City, Philippines
2012 Welcome to Sax island, Or Gallery Berlin, Berlin, Germany
2012 Emergent, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, Canada
2012 Ohne Titel, The Crucible Gallery, Mandaluyong, Philippines
2011 Collage Drop Outs, Finale Art File, Makati, Philippines
2009 Earthly Delights, 221 A, Vancouver, Canada 

Awards + Grants

2019 Sobey Arts Award long list
2019 Arts Abroad Program, Canada Council
2018 Exhibition Assistance Grant, South Asian Visual Arts Centre
2018 Arts Across Canada: Travel Grant, Canada Council
2018 Curatorial Projects: Indigenous and Culturally Diverse, Ontario Arts Council
2017 Research and Creation Fund, Canada Council
2016 Exhibition Assistance Grant, South Asian Visual Arts Centre
2015 National Winner of the 17th Annual RBC Canadian Painting Competition
2015 Graduate Travel, Research and Creation Fund, University of Guelph
2015 Ontario Graduate Fellowship, University of Guelph
2014 Graduate Travel, Research and Creation Fund, University of Guelph
2014 Board of Graduate Studies Research Scholarship, University of Guelph
2014 College of the Arts Dean’s Scholarship, University of Guelph
2014 Dean’s Material Bursary, University of Guelph

Projects + Screenings + Performances

2019 CAG artist performance | Patrick Cruz aboard the moving bus, CAG, Vancouver, Canada
2018 Toronto Art Fair x Canadian Art, Toronto, Canada
2018 Forest City Gallery with Jasmine Reimer, London, Canada
2018 Toronto Art Book Fair, Toronto, Canada
2018 Plus Art Festival, Toronto, Canada
2017 Landscape painting version 7, Art Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2017 Symphony of Fire III, Sunset Terrace, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Lost Frames London, Gasworks, London, United Kingdom
2016 Stop.Motion, Lost Frames, Quezon City, Philippines
2015 Taxonomical Measurements through primordial auto-tune, Can’t Complain Gallery, Ontario, Canada
2013 Ultra Lights King Size, The Crying Room, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Esoteric as in Learning, VIVO media arts centre, Vancouver, Canada
2012 Influx, Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, Canada
2012 With Within Without, Shudder Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2011 Live Biennale, Vancouver, Canada
2011 Usti Nad Labem, Usti Nad Labem, Czech Republic
2011 Undercovers: Performances Reinterpreted, Art Bank, Vancouver, Canada
2010 So Warm, VIVO media arts centre, Vancouver, Canada

Curatorial Projects

2020 3rd Kamias Triennial, Quezon City, Philippines
2019 Disputed Bodies, Trinity Square Video, Toronto, Canada
2018 Hard Garden, Kamias Special Projects, Quezon City, Philippines
2017 2nd Kamias Triennial, Kamias Special Projects, Quezon City, Philippines
2017 Dream Pool, Mi-Yu, Toronto, Canada
2016 Birds of Paradise, Vancouver, Canada
2015 No Prressurrre, Capacity 3, Ontario, Canada
2014 1st Kamias Triennial, Kamias Special Projects, Quezon City, Philippines
2014 The hatchery, Avenue, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Bohemian Grove, Hammock Residency, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Retail Merchandise Unit Unlimited*, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Light Spheres are Luminescent, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver, Canada
2012 Dimensions Variable, Dynamo Arts Association, Vancouver, Canada
2012 Katorseng Tumbok: Kinabag ngunit Deluxe, Kanto, Makati, Philippines
2012 Painting 200, Black and Yellow, Vancouver, Canada
2011 Mahal, Yactac, Vancouver, Canada
2011 Psychic Plaza, Shudder Gallery, Vancouver, Canada

Lectures + Artist Talks + Residencies + Workshops

2019 Whose Museum: Chapter 5, Malmö, Sweden
2019 Artist talk, University of Toronto Scarborough, Scarborough, Canada
2019 Artist talk, Nova Scotia School of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada
2019 Reading Group: The culture game with Patrick Cruz, Fillip, Vancouver, Canada
2019 Artist talk, 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
2019 Freestyle workshop, Arts Ahead, Toronto, Canada
2018 Artist talk, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2018 Artist talk, Langara Fine Arts, Vancouver, Canada
2018 Talk by visiting artist, SFU, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Making the Beyond, Platform Speaker Series, Art Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2017 Now What? 30th Anniversary Mentorship Project, Images Festival, Toronto, Canada
2017 Identity & Abstraction, Kapisanan Philippines Centre for Arts + Culture, Toronto, Canada
2017 Survival Guide, Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
2016 Picturing images, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2016 Material Art Fair, Mexico City, Mexico
2015 Twilight Speaker Series, Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Vancouver, Canada
2015 Zavitz New School of the Arts, Ontario, Canada
2012 Pro-Am: Art and Culture on the Internet, Western Front, Vancouver, Canada
2012 Show & Tell Press, Vancouver Book Fair, Vancouver, Canada
2012 City School of Visual Arts, Quezon City, Philippines
2012 Philippine Studies Professional Conference, UBC, Vancouver, Canada
2011 Hammock Residency, Vancouver, Canada   

Publications

2019 Disputed Bodies publication, Toronto, Canada
2018 Art + Wonder, Issue 5, Montreal, Canada
2017 Artist Cocktails, Or Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2016 Calendar, Moniker Press, Vancouver, Canada
2016 Relief, colouring book series Vancouver, Canada
2015 ddoogg 2, Vancouver, Canada
2014 Issue Magazine, Unit/Pitt, Vancouver, Canada
2014 Bartleby Review: Issue 1-20, Publication Studio, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Sabbatical for Dummies, Project Space Press, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Proposals for a new career, Brick Press, Vancouver, Canada
2013 Junk Jet#6: Here and there issue, Stuttgart, Germany
2012 Made in Vancouver, Show & Tell Press, Vancouver, Canada
2012 Arteleria, April Issue, Manila, Philippines
2012 Junk Jet #5 Net Heart Issue, Stuttgart, Germany
2011 Setup Magazine, Vancouver, Canada

Bibliography + Interviews + Reviews

2018 Witt, Andrew, Peripheral Review, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Durey, Lucien, Canadian Art Magazine, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Muñoz Gomez, Mariana, Public Parking, Winnipeg, Canada
2017 Sorell, Lindsay, Akimbo, Calgary, Canada
2017 Lavery, Lauren,Peripheral Review, Vancouver + Toronto, Canada
2017 Enright, Robert, Border Crossings Magazine, issue 143, Winnipeg, Canada
2017 Abramson, Stacey, Galleries West, Winnipeg, Canada
2017 Fathalla, Marina, C Magazine, Toronto, Canada
2017 Gerges. Meeray, Canadian Art Magazine, Toronto, Canada
2016 Ling, Steffanie, Akimbo, Vancouver, Canada
2016 Chiang, Alison, The Source, Vancouver, Canada
2016 Milbrath, Claire, Editorial Magazine, Montreal, Canada
2016 Zarum, Lara, CBC Arts, Vancouver, Canada
2015 Todd, Sarah, Akimbo, Calgary, Canada
2014 Jacobs, Mark, Vandocument, Vancouver, Canada

Auctions + Donations

2019 C Magazine, Toronto, Canada
2019 Western Front, Vancouver, Canada
2018 Border Crossings Magazine, Winnipeg, Canada
2017 Forest City Gallery, Ontario, Canada
2017 Plug In ICA, Winnipeg, Canada
2017 C Magazine, Toronto, Canada
2017 Centre A, Vancouver, Canada
2017 Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada
2016 Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2016 Canadian Art Foundation Toronto, Canada
2016 Younger than Beyonce, Toronto, Canada
2016 Access Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2016 Western Front, Vancouver, Canada
2016 C Magazine, Toronto, Canada
2015 Stride Gallery, Calgary, Canada
2014 Project Space, Vancouver, Canada

Art Fairs

2019 3331 Arts Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
2018 Art Fair Philippines, Artery, Makati, Philippines
2017 Art Toronto, Susan Hobbs Gallery, Toronto, Canada
2017 Art Toronto, Wil Aballe Art Projects, Toronto, Canada
2017 Material Art Fair, Projet Pangee, Mexico City, Mexico
2017 Nada NYC, WAAP, New York, USA
2017 Art Basel Switzerland, Switzerland
2016 Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Metropole, Miami, USA
2016 Material Art Fair, Ed Video, Mexico City, Mexico
2013 Art Fair Philippines, LSC, Makati, Philippines

Teaching positions

2019 Sessional instructor, VIS 323: Painting: Contemporary Practice, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
2018 Sessional instructor, VIS 201: Painting: Methods and Materials, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
2016 Teaching assistant, Specialized studio practice (Senior level), University of Guelph, ON, Canada
2015 Teaching assistant, 1060 Core studio (Foundation level), University of Guelph, ON, Canada