Singapore Biennale 2019
Patrick Flores is Professor at the Department of Art Studies at the University of the Philippines and Curator of the Vargas Museum in Manila. Among his publications are Painting History: Revisions in Philippine Colonial Art (1999); Remarkable Collection: Art, History, and the National Museum (2006); and Past Peripheral: Curation in Southeast Asia (2008). He was a curator ('Position Papers') at the 2008 Gwangju Biennale and a Guest Scholar of the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles in 2014. He curated the Philippine Pavilion at the Venice Biennale in 2015 and organised the ‘South by Southeast’ exhibitions on Southeast Asia, Southeast Europe, South Africa, and the Caribbean in 2015 and 2019.