Edwin Wilwayco Profile

EDWIN WILWAYCO

 

Edwin Wilwayco

755 Westminster Street, Unit 302
Providence, Rhode Island
02903 USA

www.edwinwilwayco.com

Born in Guimba, Nueva Ecija, Philippines

 

Education

  • 1972
    University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
    Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • 1982
    West Surrey College of Art and Design, Farnham, England
    British Council Scholar for Painting

 

Awards and Citations

  • 2003
    U.P. Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity Oblation Run Award for Visual Arts
  • 2002
    Cited in Labrador, Ana P., Homage to the Masters 2 The Artlink Group, Inc.
  • 1997
    Commissioned to design the trophy for the 9th Gawad CCP Para Sa Telebisyon
    Shaped Screens, acquired by the Singapore National Museum of Art
  • 1995
    13th Edition, Marquis Who’s Who in the World Certificate of Recognition
    Cited in Duldulao, Manuel D.,Twentieth Century Filipino Artists Legacy Publishers/First & Second Editions, 1995
  • 1994
    Featured in The Art of San Miguel Beer 1994 Calendar
    Thirteen Artists Awardee of the Sentrong Pangkultura ng Pilipinas (Cultural Center of the Philippines)
    Cited in Torres, Emmanuel, Philippine Abstract Painting
    Coordinating Center for Visual Arts, Sentrong Pangkultura ng Pilipinas, 1994
  • 1993
    Achievements Award Mees’ Music Foundation of Guimba, Inc.
    Cited in Medina, Ma. Victoria C., Shell Reunion Artists Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation
  • 1991
    Panelist, Asia Design Wave Forum JAGDA ( Japan Graphic Design Association), Fukuoka, Japan
    Cited in Gatbonton, Juan/Javelosa, Jeannie/Roa, Lourdes Ruth, editors Art Philippines The Crucible Workshop
  • 1982
    Recipient – British Council Scholarship for Painting West Surrey College of Art and Design, Farnham, England
    Italian Government Scholarship for Painting (Granted:1982)
  • 1977
    First Prize Oktoberfest On-The-Spot Painting Contest, Tropical Palace
    Cited in Duldulao, Manuel D., The Philippine Art Scene, Vera-Reyes, Inc.
  • 1975
    Featured in Tabing Dagat at Kabukiran 1975 Calendar
    Construction and Development Corporation of the Philippines
  • 1972
    Award of Excellence Fourth Year Advertising Design & Thesis
    Best Individual Piece Fourth Year Advertising Design
    Pitoy Moreno Scholarship in Design
  • 1971
    Merit Award Shell On-the-Spot Watercolor Contest
    Merit Award Shell On-the-Spot Poster Contest
    Merit Award Shell Painting Contest
    Merit of Excellence Third Year Advertising Design
  • 1970
    Merit Award Shell On-the-Spot Painting Contest

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • 2012 In Nature’s Realm, Galleria Duemila, Manila, Philippines
  • 2011 Second Nature, Galleria Duemila, Philippines
  • 2011 River Circles, The Crucible Gallery, Philippines
  • 2010 Homage To Bach, Sining Kamalig Gallery, Philippines
  • 2009 Homage To Gluck, Turks Head Gallery, Providence, RI, USA
  • 2009 Homage To Gluck, BankRI Gallery, Providence, RI, USA
  • 2008 Metamorphosen/Homage To Vivaldi, Blaze East Side, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
  • 2007 Scherzo, Momentous Arts, Singapore
  • 2007 Scherzo VI, XIII, XIV, XVII, XXI, 1/of Gallery, Philippines
  • 2006 Homage To Vivaldi, Philippine Center, New York, USA
  • 2006 Silent Music, Galerie Etienne de Causans, Paris
  • 2006 Gaudeamus, St. Kamillus Centre, Essen, Germany
  • 2005 Moving Mountains, Galleria Duemila, Philippines
  • 2005 Benedictus, The Crucible Gallery, Philippines
  • 2004 Whispering Winds, Galleria Duemila, Philippines
  • 2003 Excelsis, The Drawing Room Big Space, Philippines
  • 2003 Blues, Galleria Duemila / Art Center SM Megamall, Philippines
  • 1999 Vine Series II, Galleria Duemila, Philippines
  • 1998 Vine Series, Lopez Museum Gallery, Philippines
  • 1995 Shaped Screens and Relief Paintings/Birds of Paradise, Galleria Duemila, Philippines
  • 1995 Birds of Paradise: Eight New Paintings, Lopez Museum Gallery, Philippines.
  • 1992 Painted Screens: Heliconias and Birds of Paradise, Ayala Museum Gallery IV, Philippines
  • 1989 Jeepney Fantasia Series, Ayala Museum Gallery III, Philippines
  • 1983 Hanger & Rope, Chairs and Cathedrals, Hidalgo Gallery, Philippines
  • 1979 The Flag Series, Sining Kamalig Gallery, Philippines
  • 1976 Images of Exuberance, HIdalgo Gallery, Philippines

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • 2009 Freedom Of Expression, Chabot Fine Art Gallery, Providence, RI, USA
  • 2006 Ode To The Pasig River, Ayala Museum, Philippines
  • 2006 Colors of Freedom, Stilwerk Gallery, Berlin, Germany
  • 2006 Fourplay (Aviado,Bencab,Nuyda & Wilwayco), Gallerie Astra, Philippines
  • 2006 MeesePierson Artbank Exhibition, Singapore
  • 2005 ARTSingapore 2005, Suntec, Singapore
  • 2005 La Musique, Gallerie Joaquin, Philippines
  • 2005 In2uition: Nuyda & Wilwayco Le Soufflé, Philippines
  • 2005 ARTiculation Finalé Art File, Philippines
  • 2003 Brodstrokes: Vinluan, Hermisanto & Wilwayco, New World Hotel, Makati, Philippines
  • 2003 LABINTATLO, Survey Exhibition Of The 13 Artists Award Recipients 1970 to 1994, Bulwagang Juan Luna (CCP Main Gallery) Philippines
  • 2002 Homage To The Masters 2, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Philippines
  • 2002 Works On Paper, Galleria Duemila, Philippines
  • 2001 Tapestry Of The Filipino, Soul Gallery E, Hongkong SAR
  • 2000 Screens And Dividers: From Vestibules To Inner Sanctums, Hiraya Art Gallery, Philippines
  • 1999 Cruz, Navarro, Olazo & Wilwayco, Ayala Museum Gallery III, Makati City, Philippines
  • 1999 Three-Man Show, Brussels, Belgium
  • 1999 Three-Man Show, Oberhausen, Germany
  • 1999 Blue Metropolitan, Museum of Manila, Philippines
  • 1998 Art Opus ’98: Hilaga Ug Sur Tower One, Ayala Avenue, Makati City, Philippines.
  • 1998 Figures And Flowers, Galleria Duemila, Philippines.
  • 1994 1994 Thirteen Artists Awards, Bulwagang Juan Luna (Main Gallery), Cultural Center of the Philippines
  • 1993 Red Abstracts: A Collection Of Modern Paintings, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Mezzanine Gallery, Philippines.
  • 1993 Shell Reunion Artists Shell Philippines, Shangri-La Plaza, Philippines.
  • 1990 Diptych Group Exhibition, The Brix Gallery, Philippines.
  • 1990 Chairs: 30 Painters, Ayala Museum Gallery III, Philippines.
  • 1990 50 Years Of Abstract Art In The Philippines, Main Gallery, Cultural Center of the Philippines
  • 1990 Asia Graphic Poster Exhibition, Fukuoka Prefectural Art Museum, Japan
  • 1977 Artists ’77, Galerie Bleue, Philippines.
  • 1977 RARE (Religious Art Exhibition), UP Los Baños, Laguna, Philippines.
  • 1977 Summer Impressions, Hidalgo Gallery, Philippines.
  • 1977 Group Show, Tehran, Iran
  • 1977 Group Show, Mainz, Germany
  • 1976 UP Alumni Exhibition, Alumni Hostel, UP Diliman, Q.C., Philippines.
  • 1975 The Nellie Sta. Maria Collection UP Main Library,Diliman, Q.C., Philippines.
  • 1975 Four-Man Show Quad Gallery, Philippines.
  • 1974 Three-Man Show Miladay Art Center, Philippines.
  • 1974 Wilwayco-Ongteco Two-Man Show Sining Kamalig, Philippines.
  • 1972 Silakbo University of the Philippines, Diliman, Philippines.
  • 1972 Collection Of Prints Gallery One, Philippines.
  • 1972 Watercolor Collections, Discovery Gallery, Philippines.
  • 1972 Wilwayco-Salvosa Two-Man Show, Sining Kamalig, Philippines.
  • 1970 Sulyap II, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Philippines.
  • 1969 Assemblage, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Philippines.
  • 1969 Sulyap I, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Philippines.

 

Art Reviews and Articles

  • Valliere, JamesT., Edwin Wilwayco: Artist, momentousarts.com, (December 2012)
  • Reyes,Cid, Wilwayco Rules ‘In Nature’s Realm’, Philippine Daily Inquirer (December 24,2012 )C3
  • Uy,Hannah Jo, Edwin Wilwayco: Orchestrating Masterpieces, Manila Bulletin ( December 3,2012 ) E-3
  • Casin, Pam Brooke A., AQUEOUS, Manila Bulletin (September 5, 2011) E1
  • Reyes, Cid, A River of Paint Runs Through It, Contemporary Philippines (Issue No. 17, 2011)
  • Reyes, Cid, Edwin Wilwayco at the Crucible, A River of Paint Runs Through It, Philippine Daily Inquirer (August 22,2011) D3
  • Reyes, Cid, Returns To His Roots, Philippine Daily Inquirer D3 (August 22, 2011) E3
  • Casin, Pam Brooke A., Second Nature, Manila Bulletin (August 1, 2011) E1-E2
  • Casin, Pam Brooke A., A Chaos Called Creation, Manila Bulletin (August 17, 2009) F-4, Arts & Culture
  • Reyes, Cid, Wilwayco’s Scherzo: The Music Of Color, Philippines Graphic (January 21, 2008) pp.44- 45
  • Findlay, Ian, Edwin Wilwayco At Momentous Arts, Asian Art News (Volume 7 Number 6 November/December 2007) p.133
  • Zulueta, Lito B., The Sound Of Wilwayco, Philippine Daily Inquirer (October 22, 2007) D1 & D4
  • Guillermo, Alice G., Abstract Music, Business Mirror, July 11, 2007, p.E4
  • Delos Santos, Bubut Gamboa, Edwin Wilwayco’s Voyages, Villagers (Volume 2 Issue 1, January 2007)
  • Zulueta, Lito B., 2006 In Arts And Design, Philippine Daily Inquirer (Dec. 25, 2006) C-1
  • Zulueta, Lito B., Edwin Wilwayco In The Big Apple AT THE TOP OF THE HEAP, Philippine Daily Inquirer (Dec 11, 2006) C-1 & C4
  • Estrada, Adele, Wilwayco On A Theme Of Vivaldi: Convergent Counterpoints, The Manila Times (November 13, 2006) C-1
  • Zulueta, Lito B., Wilwayco In Paris, Philippine Daily Inquirer ( June 5, 2006) D-4
  • Jorge, Rome, Four Artists: A Long Time Coming, The Sunday Times (April 2, 2006) B1-B2
  • Zulueta, Lito B., Larger Than Life, Wilwayco-style, Philippine Daily Inquirer (March 27, 2006) C-1 & C-5
  • Reyes, Cid, Keeping Faith With His Art, Philippine Graphic (January 16, 2005) p.44-45
  • Jorge, Rome, ‘Moving Mountains’ With A Brush, The Manila Times (December 12, 2005) C-1
  • Tejero, Constantino C., The Visual Imagination, Philippine Daily Inquirer (July 25, 2005) D-2
  • Jorge, Rome, It’s All In The Stroke, The Manila Times (July 4, 2005) C-1
  • Tejero, Constantino C., From Catharsis Into Beatitude, Philippine Daily Inquirer (March 28, 2005) D-2
  • Cagoco, Josefa L., Touched By God, Business World (March 9, 2005) p.21
  • Reyes, Cid, Wilwayco’s Whirlwinds, Today (August 24, 2004) p.20
  • Lorete, Edsel-Thadeus O., Emotion Within Brushstrokes, The Daily Tribune (December 7, 2003) p.15 & 13
  • Zulueta, Lito B., Wilwayco’s Fire In Blue, Philippine Daily Inquirer (November 24, 2003) D-4
  • Reyes, Cid, Divine Illumination, Today (November 18, 2003 ) p.20
  • Martin, Mayo Uno L., Painting The Blues, Malaya (November 17, 2003) p.18
  • Reyes, Cid, Divine Illumination, Today (November 11, 2003) p.20
  • Stangle, Jane, Wilwayco’s Spiritual Blues, the Manila Times (November 10, 2003) C-1
  • Reyes, Cid, A Divine Illumination, Asian Art News ( Vol. 13 No. 5 Sept-Oct 03) p.42 & 45
  • Florendo, Abe, The Exaltation Of Wilwayco, Zee Lifestyle Cebu ( Vol. 8 No. 3 June-July 03) p.22 & 24
  • Lijauco, Chit L., Edwin Wilwayco THE SERIAL PAINTER, The Manila Times (April 21, 2003) C-1
  • Dormiendo, Gino, Women Divine, Wilwayco Sublime, Philippine Daily Inquirer (March 24, 2003) D-2
  • Reyes, Cid, Exaltation, Today (March 11, 2003) p.17
  • Kasilag, Giselle P., Variations On A Theme, Business World (November 10, 1999) p.36
  • Medina, Francine Y., In The Garden Of Edwin Wilwayco, Today (November 3, 1999) p.19
  • Reyes, Cid, Outgrowth, Today (October 26, 1999) p.20
  • Torres, Emmanuel, Wilwayco’s Vines Fill The Void Anew, The Philippine Star (October 25, 1999) L-4
  • Reyes, Cid, Wilwayco’s Watawat : The Flag As Icon, Today (August 24, 1999) p.20
  • Reyes, Cid, V As In Vine, Today (November 24, 1998) p.20
  • Lerma, Ramon E.S., Wilwayco’s Growing Art From The Vine, Philippine Daily Inquirer (November 23, 1998) p.F1
  • Torres, Emmanuel, Re-Inventing The Screen, Design and Architecture Magazine, Volume V, No. 3 (1996), pp. 76-78
  • Reyes, Cid, Of Jugglers And Birds Of Paradise, Today (June 13, 1995) p. 23
  • Santillan, St. Cecilia M., The Window To Wilwayco’s Soul, Business World (February 8, 1995) p. 24
  • Labarda, Len D., The Art Of Shaped Screens, Preferences (November 1994) pp. 14-16
  • Paras-Perez, Rod., New Wilwayco Screens Go Sculptural, Taipan Magazine (September 1994) pp. 24-26
  • Medina, Francine Y., Birds Of Paradise And Winged Angels, Today (August 14, 1994), p. 3
  • Paraz-Perez, Rod., Fine Form And Function, Metro Magazine (August 1994), pp. 50,51,52 & 54
  • Torres, Emmanuel, A Home For The Philippine Modern Art, Design and Architecture Magazine, Volume III, No. 2 (1994), p. 92
  • Gonzales, Mona, Paradise Of Art And Life, Manila Inc., (August 1994), pp. 48-49
  • Defeo, Ruben D. F., A Perfect 10 For A Perfect Knockout?, Today (August 10, 1994), p. 20
  • Lolarga, Elizabeth, Ambitious, Disturbing Artist, Sunday Inquirer Magazine (July 31, 1994). pp. 6,7 & 11
  • Navarro, J. Elizalde, Look Ma, Am I Disturbing Enough?, Sunday Chronicle (July 24, 1994), p. 29
  • Cruz, Yeyey G., The Magic Circle, Mega Magazine (July 1994), p. 64
  • Sy, Susiean, A Screen With A View, Mega Magazine (July 1994), p. 79
  • Zafaralla, Paul B., Art Or Artmaking?, The Manila Times (July 21, 1994), p. B-10
  • CCP Editorial Staff, 13 Artists’ Exhibit Ongoing, Philippine Daily Inquirer (July 20, 1994), p. C-3
  • CCP Editorial Staff, Different Folks, Different Strokes, Today (July 13, 1994), p. 19
  • CCP Editorial Staff, Thirteen Artists At CCP Gallery, Manila Bulletin (July 12, 1994), p. B-20
  • CCP Editorial Staff , Aggressive. Ambitious. Daring. Disturbing Artists, The Philippine Star (July 9, 1994), p. D-2
  • Labrador, Ana P., Awards In Flux, Sunday Chronicle (June 19, 1994), p. 31
  • Arevalo, Ike, Wilwayco’s Woodworks, Sunday Standard Magazine (June 19, 1994), pp. 8-9
  • Paras, Mina, Edwin Wilwayco’s Sculptured Screen, Manila Standard (June 18, 1994), p. 20
  • Bulauitan, Joan C., Carving Out A Reputation In Art, Business World (June 15, 1994), p. 28
  • CCP Editorial Staff, CCP Cites Top Visual Artists, Philippine Daily Inquirer (March 13, 1994), p. 21
  • Editorial, CCP’s 13 Artists Awardees Guarantee Bright Future For Visual Arts, Manila Bulletin (February 28,1994), p. 10
  • CCP Editorial Staff, CCP’s 13 Artists Awardees Named, Malaya (February 26, 1994),p. 18
  • Tan-Co, Feli V., Year In Philippine Art, Business World (January 5, 1994), p. 18
  • Torres, Emmanuel, Internationality, Towards A New Internationalism, Art and Asia Pacific Quarterly Journal (December 1993), pp. 46-47
  • Reyes, Cid, The Eighties And Beyond: Exploring Alternative Ways, Art Philippines (1993), p. 284
  • The Editorial Staff of the Shell Companies in the Philippines, Shell Reunion Artist, (1993), p.97
  • Espiritu, Talitha, Wilwayco’s Garden, Sunday Chronicle, (November 7, 1993), p. 35
  • Torres, Emmanuel, Crossing Cultures, The Manila Chronicle (August 29, 1993), p. 26
  • Perez, Larina G., A Seriously Exploring Artist, Business World, (July 21, 1993), p. 20
  • The Editorial Staff, Wilwayco’s Eternal Heliconias, Metro Magazine, (October 1992), p. 22
  • Paras-Perez, Rod., Biombo Or Byobu: Wilwayco’s Screen, Taipan Magazine (August 1992), pp. 18-22
  • Reyes, Cid, Wilwayco’s Hothouse: The Power Of Flower, Daily Globe (August 4, 1992), p. 11
  • Javelosa, Jeannie E., The Rock Of Intuition, The Manila Chronicle (July 18-24, 1992), p. 26
  • Zafaralla, Paul B., Flowers In Full Bloom, The Manila Times (July 15, 1992), section C
  • Arevalo, Ike, Wilwayco: In Control, Sunday Standard Magazine (July 5, 1992), pp. 8-9
  • Paras-Perez, Rod., Biombo Or Byobu: Wilwayco’s Screen, The Manila Chronicle (July 4-10, 1992), p. 21
  • Dimapilis, Marie T., Edwin Wilwayco’s Birds Of Paradise, Lush Life, Philippine Daily Globe (June 27, 1992), p.11
  • Javelosa, Jeannie E., Extensive Survey Of Philippine Abstract Painting, The Manila Chronicle (November 16-22,1991), p. 26
  • Mayo, Rachel, 20 Years Of Pinoy Abstract Art, Malaya (November 7, 1991), p. 14
  • Paras-Perez, Rod., Finessing The Jeepney, The Manila Chronicle (March 21, 1989), p. 8
  • Zafaralla, Paul. B., Chiaroscuro, Marie Claire Magazine (March 9, 1989), pp. 14,42-43
  • Arevalo, Ike, Riding Free, Sunday Standard (March 5, 1989), p. 6
  • Reyes, Cid, Bumper-To-Bumper Assault On The Eye, Philippine Daily Globe (March 3, 1989), p. 15
  • Torres, Emmanuel, The Jeepney As Fantasy, The Manila Chronicle (February 25, 1989), Incidentally on Saturday, pp.32, 24-25
  • Torres, Emmanuel, Numero Uno’s Pamana: Legaspi Reinvents The Jeepney, Sunday Globe Magazine (November 27, 1988), pp. 9-10
  • Barreiro, Susie E. Just Ahead Of His Time, Special People Weekly Magazine (February 28, 1983), p. 19
  • Duldulao, Manuel D., A Banner Of His Own, Philippine Panorama Magazine (May 30, 1979), pp. 58-59, 60
  • Avanceña, Ces, Faith And Freedom In Colors, Who Magazine (May 30, 1979), pp. 38-39
  • Torres, Emmanuel, A Flag Fantasia, People Magazine (May 17, 1979), pp. 38-39
  • Zafaralla, Paul B., An Artist In Transition, Ginoo Magazine (April 12, 1976), pp. 14-15
  • Duldulao, Manuel D., Images Of Exuberance, Daily Express (April 16, 1976), p. 13

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