Elmer Borlongan

Born 1967, Manila Philippines. Fine Arts Graduate major in Painting, University of the Philippines The Manila-based artist, is a CCP 13 Artist awardee (1994). His figurative works are drawn from the energies of urban living. His obsession lies not in depicting the ordinary but in highlighting the visually disturbing images of an imperfect world. He is the prize of collectors, the indulgence of art dealers, and the envy of many fellow artists. Borlongan's vivid realist expressionism hits chords with avid collectors and observant laypeople alike.


Born 1967

Lives and works in Manila, The Philippines