Dayang Yraola is an independent curator, writer, and cultural resource manager. Currently based at the University of Philippines' Center for Ethnomusicology, Ms. Yraola is regarded as one of the Philippines' most exciting and thought-provoking curators. A versatile and expansive thinker, Ms. Yraola's curatorial projects have ranged from anthropological textile collections to contemporary paintings that explore time-space relationships.
Grants Awarded2012 | Museum Studies | Philippines
ACC supported Ms. Yraola to travel and research in Bangkok, Hong Kong, and Singapore. Amid her travels, Ms. Yraola met with artists and visited studios to identify artists to participate in a multi-locale exhibition in Manila. In addition to the exhibition, the participating artists from around Southeast Asia partook in a forum discussing issues facing them in the region.