BEMBOL DELA CRUZ
 

Born 1976, Philippines

 
Education
1998 - 2002 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Painting, College of Fine Arts, University of the Philippines, Quezon City
 
 
Solo Exhibitions
2016
Continuity, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
2014
Handmade Violence, Upstairs Gallery, Makati City, Philippines
At Point Blank, Blanc Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Home Made Violence, Art Basel Hong Kong, China
2013
Out On A Limb, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Valence Effect (with Ranelle Dial) Mo Space, Taguig City, Philippines
Unearth, Art Fair Philippines, Makati City
2012
Markings 1:16, Richard Koh Fine Art, Singapore
Actus Reus, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
These Are Not…(in collaboration with Ranelle Dial), The Cornerstone Gallery, Liverpool, United Kingdom
2011
Corpus Depicti, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
House Blends, Blanc Compound, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
2010
Nothing here is Given, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
Badged, Artesan Gallery + Studio, Singapore
2009
Ink Slingers, Finale Art File, La Fuerza, Makati City, Philippines
2008
Asphyxia, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Indelible, Finale Art Gallery, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
2007
Aerial landscape, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Accidental Abstraction, Magnet Gallery, Paseo Center, Makati City
Measures, Finale Art Gallery, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
2006
The History of Things, Magnet Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
 
Group Exhibitions
2017
Art Philippines, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
2016
33rd Anniversary Show, Finale Art File, Makati City Philippines
Cover-Ups, Art Central Hong Kong, Finale Art File, Hong Kong
Art Fair Philippines, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
2015
Christmas Wishes!, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
Bazaar Art Jakarta, Ci Art, Jakarta, Indonesia
Pull Recovery, Tall Gallery, Makati City, Philippines
Art Fair Philippines 2015, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines 
2014
Adobo Apocalypse, Element Art Space, Singapore
Consignment, Blanc Art Space, Quezon City, Philippines
2013
Tones of Home, Blanc Inaugural Show, Quezon City, Philippines
Lost in a Crowd, Manila Contemporary, Makati City, Philippines
I love painting and painting loves me, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
Closed Door Meeting, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
2012
Not my Ordinary Day, Ateneo Art Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Ghost Chasing Ghost v.1, Finale Art File, Makati City, Philippines
Pleasing the Future, Altromondo Arte Contemporanea, Makati City, Philippines
2011
Munnyfestation, Blanc Compound, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
Dia Delos Muertos, Secret Fresh Gallery, San Juan, Philippines
Shop 6 Readymade: Remade & Unmade, MO_Space, BGC, Taguig City, Philippines
Survivalism, Light & Space, West Fairview, Quezon City, Philippines
Roberto Chabet: 50 Years “Complete and Unabridged Part II
Osage Kwun Tong, Hong Kong
2010
12” x 9”, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Arttriangle 3 2010, National Art Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Manila Art 2010, Hall 4, SMX Convention Center, Pasay City, Philippines
Art in the Park, West Gallery Booth, Makati City, Philippines
When They Left: The Think Right, Gallery Orange, Bacolod City, Philippines
2009
Art for Youth Sake, South Wing Lobby of Congress, Quezon City, Philippines
Stick with the Enemy, MO Space, BGC, Taguig City, Philippines
Hear Be Dragon, Manila Contemporary, Makati City, Philippines
Manilart 2009, NBC Tent, The Fort, Taguig City, Philippines
12” x 9”, West Gallery, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
2008
The Magnet Christmas Show, Magnet Katipunan, Quezon City, Philippines
Inaugural Show Part 1, Finale Art File, La Fuerza, Makati City, 
Philippines Inaugural Show, Magnet Ayala, Makati City
Young Contemporary Philippines I, Richard Koh Fine Art, Malaysia
60 x 40, West Gallery, SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
XII Filipino Contemporary Artists, Artesan Gallery, Singapore
2007
Sungdu-an 4: ExTensions, Xavier University Museum, Cagayan De Oro, Phils.
I Have Nothing to Paint and I’m Painting It, Mo space, Taguig City, Philippines
Manila Envelope, thityninehotel (multimedia space), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
2006
The Blank Show, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Manila Envelope, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, California, USA
Missing Vocabularies, Green Papaya, Quezon City, Philippines
Conflict Resolution, Future Prospects, Quezon City, Philippines
two packs of cigarette & four cups of coffee, Future Prospects, Quezon City, Philippines
Long Goodbye, Magnet Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Mirror/Mask, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Painting in Progress, Magnet Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Common and Uncommon Goods, Future Prospects, Quezon City, Philippines
Paint it Black, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
2005
Hayop?...!!?? (animal), Magnet Gallery, Makati City, Philippines
Rose Period, Big&Small Art Co., SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
Flippin-Out, Goliath Visual Space, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Attachment, Big&Small Art Co., Manila, Philippines
Other Matters, Future Prospects, Quezon City, Philippines
Streets2K5, Albus Cavus Gallery, New Jersey, USA
Deklarasyon, Cubicle Art Gallery, Pasig City, Philippines
Urban Edge, ViaPesttalozzi 4, Milan, Italy
2004
Constellation, Big&Small Art Co., SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
Inventory, Cubicle Art Gallery, Pasig City, Philippines
Pervasive Conformity, Cubicle Art Gallery, Pasig City, Philippines
Annoyance, Big&Small Art Co., SM Megamall, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
2002
Unfinished Overworked, White Wall Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
2000
True Copies, MSG Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
Polarity, West Gallery, Quezon City, Philippines
 
Awards, Distinctions, Grants
2012
Residency: Berkshire Residency Exchange (BRE) Bershire, West Massachusetts USA
Residency, Art OMI International Artists Residency. Ghent, New York, USA
Residency: The Creative Campus, Liverpool Hope University. Liverpool, United Kingdom
2011
Winner 8th Ateneo Art Awards: Anatomy of Autonomy for exhibit “House Blends, with residency grants