Philippines / The Drawing Room
Gerardo Tan (b. 1960, the Philippines) is a multimedia artist who works with object and photography-based installations, artists books, collages and mixed media paintings. A recipient of the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ 13 Artists Award in 1988, his work has been included in notable exhibitions such as the 2nd Asian Art show of the Fukuoka Art Museum (1982), the First Melbourne Biennial (1999), the 4th Gwangju Biennial (2002), and the inaugural exhibition of the National Gallery of Singapore (2016). A former Dean of the University of the East College of Fine Arts and an art educator, Tan finished his B Fine Arts degree in Painting at the University of the Philippines and his MFA degree in Painting at the State University of New York at Buffalo as a Fulbright Fellow.
Gerardo Tan will be presenting his works at The Drawing Room.