Abigail is a 13 year old Yakan community in Zamboanga City. She participated in the 1st Indigenous Peoples' Visual Art Exhibit in Zamboanga City where she submitted a mosaic in eggshell.
Adan Paul Y. Suarin
Adan Paul is 22 years of age and been an artist since high school. He studied and finished Fine Arts from the Ford Academy of the Arts in Davao City, although he is from Zamboanga del Sur. He was one of the volunteers at the 1st Indigenous Peoples' Visual Art Exhibit in Davao City. He started as an artist to express his feelings through art and to fulfill his dream of becpming a known artist not only here in the Philippines but in the whole world.
Adelfa Saway Kinuyog
Adelfa is from the Talaandig community in Bukidnon Province, Mindanao. She was influenced by artist Salima Saway to do soil painting; most of her artworks are about their community to promote their culture and traditions.
Adonis B. Son
Adonis is from Polanco, Zamboanga del Norte. He is a student and his favorite artists is Leonardo Da Vinci. He wishes to become a good artist someday. His father influenced him.
Adonis D. Ladera
Adonis is an 18 year old Ilocano artist from Laoag City. He learned art when he was in Highschool and continues to practice at home. He gets inspired by his father who is also an artist and from other artists as well. He looks up to Juan Luna as his model in his practice in art. He uses paint, coffee and recyclable materials. His wish is to create new and innovative art and become a successful artist.
Ador is a basket weaver from the Subanen community of Jose Dalman, Zamboanga del Norte. He is now 38 years old. Motivated by his parents and friends, he started weaving at the age of 15. From his works using bagacay (wild bamboo); sig-it (vine) and bagol (coconut shell, he earns a minimal income for his family.
Agustina or Tina is an Igorot from Mountain Province of Adams, Ilocos Norte. She is 44 years old married with 4 children. She attended training on weaving where she got her interests and self motivation. She create her own designs, she also does weaving for a living and to preserve their culture and tradition.
Aiana is an Ati from Nagpana, Barangay Lipata, Barotac Viejo, she wants to be a famous artist someday and she wishes to spread happiness through her painting, and wants to practice more to develop her skills.
Mrs. Aileen Cabatuan is a 43 years old from Tabina, Zamboanga del Sur. She is a mother of 3 and a teacher, latex is her medium in creating her art. She can speak Visayan, Tagalog and English. Her favorite artist is Agosto Elopre.
Aileen Grace I. Tagum
Aileen is 21 year old a T'boli from Kiamba Sarangani Province, she has been doing her art works since she is seven years old. She can speak Tagalog, Cebuano, English and T'boli. She is from the T'boli community of Kiamba Saragani province in Mindanao. Her favorite artist Leonardo Da Vinci. She is using acrylic paint in her paintings; she wants to become a popular artist someday and also to help her family. She also would like to share her talent and skills to others.
Aimuni M. Abdulhamid
10 years old Aimuni has been doing her art works since she was in Grade 2, she just likes to draw (Sea scape). Crayon, water color and pencil are her medium in doing artworks. She enjoys painting very much.
Aira Hope Elosendo
Aira Hope is a 14 year old an Ati of Nagpana, Barangay Lipata, Barotac Viejo, Guimaras Province. She wants to follow the footsteps of her painting teacher,Lucell Larawan . She also wants to teach people in her community how to paint.She believes that painting is a learning process so she intends to enhance her skills by attending more exhibits and to practise more.
Aira is an 11 year old from the Subanen community who aspires to be a famous artist someday and to be able to teach art to children.
Al Ryan Novo
18 year old Al Ryan is from Davao City, Mindanao. He has been doing art for seven years now. He was motivated and guided by his father to practice art. He paints in oil and acrylic. His style tends to realism, figurative abstract and cubism.
Al-Nezzar Buday Ali
Al-Nezzar is a multi-media artist who lives and works in General Santos City. His artistic creativity started early though his countless childhood drawing although his parents, who were more concerned on his academics, discouraged him so he pursued his art silently and discreetly, He dreams of his art becoming an inspiration for the preservation of the rich Moro cultural heritage and the realization of peace in Mindanao. He has also used his art as a platform for his hard and often risky struggle in the promotion of tolerance and moderation against extremism and fanaticism.
Alan M. Obeso
Allan is from Tagum City, Davao del Norte. He has been into painting for 30 years now. When he was a 3 year old, he would fill the walls of their house with drawings of cartoon characters using crayons. As the years went with constant practice his skills improved. He now uses pastel, oil, acrylic, watercolor and pen and ink.
Albert D. Enano
Albert is a teacher from Tagum City, Davao del Norte. He can speak Visayan, Tagalog and English. His inclination towards art was evident at a young age of 4. His mother seeing the natural talent in him, encouraged him to pursue. Being a teacher, gives him the opportunity to share his skills and talent to the young generations.
Albert Leo Baring
Albert is a 16 year old from Asai Village in General Santos City. He believes his fascination for shapes, colors and beauty even as a little boy eventually led him to become an artist. He wants to express his feeling through his art. He prefers pencil, oil pastel, and crayons as his medium. He hopes to have his own gallery and have a solo art exhibit. He enjoys sharing his art with others. He is usually motivated by a mother and child theme. He wants to make an artwork that will inspire people.
Albert is from Zamboanga del Norte, he can speak Bisaya and Tagalog. He is just recently involve in the world of art. He wants to practice more on painting to become a famous artist someday.
Alberto B. Dumbase
Alberto is from Sto. Tomas Davao del Norte. He speaks Cebuano, Tagalog and English. He started doing his art when he was in the Elementary grade. His artworks are products of his imagination and expressions of his feelings. He preferred to use oil pastel, acrylic and water color on paper and cloth. He wants to be a famous artist someday.