Norberto Roldan
Exhibition View


Norberto Roldan (b. 1953) took his BA in Philosophy at the St. Pius X Seminary, his BFA in Visual Communications at the University of Santo Tomas, and his MA in Art Studies at the University of the Philippines Diliman. He has represented the Philippines in various international exhibitions in the Asia-Pacific, Europe, and the USA, and in international symposia and conferences on independent art spaces and international cultural exchanges. He was represented in two landmark surveys of Southeast Asian contemporary art: New Art from Southeast Asia in 1992 by the Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, and Negotiating Home History and Nation: Two Decades of Contemporary Art in Southeast Asia 1991–2011 by the Singapore Art Museum. He was also represented in the recent acquisition exhibit No Country: Contemporary Art For South/Southeast Asia at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, Asia Society–Hong Kong, and the Center for Contemporary Art in Singapore. Roldan is currently the artistic director of Green Papaya Art Projects, an independent multidiscplinary platform founded in 2000, while practicing as a visual artist.