Philippines / MONO8
Goldie Poblador (b. 1987) uses glass blowing, performance, video, installation, and scent when considering themes of feminism, the environment, and decolonisation as it relates to the body.
She received her BFA in Studio Arts from the University of the Philippines, Diliman, and her MFA in Glass from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). Her work has been exhibited at the Singapore Art Museum, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Museum Atelierhaus Mengerzeile, Lopez Memorial Museum and Library, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, The National Museum of the Filipino People, and The Cultural Center of the Philippines.
Poblador received a grant from the Foundation of Contemporary Arts and a President’s Scholarship from the RISD. Apart from PARP, she has completed residencies at the Wassaic Project and the Hambidge Center and was a visiting artist at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA). She received the Immigrant Artist Mentorship Program awarded by the New York Foundation of the Arts and recently completed an artist residency program at the Corning Museum of Glass.