Born in Philippines. Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York



2005      MFA, The City College (CUNY), New York, NY

1998      BFA, Binghamton University (SUNY), Binghamton, NY


Solo Exhibitions

2007      Parallel Time, Lab Gallery at Roger Smith Arts, NY, NY

2004      I Dream of Noah’s Ark and the Graffiti Rosetta Stones, Kimmel Center, NYU, NYC


Group Exhibitions

As Maureen Catbagan

2015      Grand Salon, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2014       Games People Play, Temporary Agency/Chashama, Brooklyn, NY

                  Whitney Houston Biennial, 20 Jay St. Suite 207, Brooklyn, NY

2010       SWIPE! , 25 CPW Gallery, NY, NY

2008       Cult in the Dessert, Glasslands Gallery, NY, NY

                 Sweet Abductions from the Abysmal Twilight, Art Truck Gallery, NY, NY

                 Ides of March, ABC No Rio, NY, NY

                The Map Show, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY

                The Measure of a Few Notes, Windows/PSII Gallery, Long Island City, NY

2006     Rotativo, Galeria h10, Valparaiso, Chile

                Alimatuan: The Emerging Artist as American Filipino, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii 

               Sanctuary and Undercroft, St. Phillip’s Church, NY, NY                            

               DUMBA Collective at DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY

2004    Fresh, Jack Tilton Gallery, NY, NY   

               Ides of March, ABC No Rio, NY, NY

               Generations 04, A.I.R. Gallery, NY, NY

2003    Yellow Brick Road, DUMBO Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY

              Translations: Dialogues on Life, Remote Gallery, NY, NY

              VIM Fest, Brooklyn, NY

              Media Mix, Emerging Arts, NY, NY

             One-Minute Distractions, Transient Gallery, NY, NY


In collaboration with the HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN? (HDYSYIA?) Collective

2014    Post Speculation, P! Gallery, NY, NY 

             Good Stock on the Dimension Floor: An Opera, 2014 Whitney Biennial (withdrew), Whitney Museum, NY, NY

             Hit Parade, PM Gallery, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

            HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN?, Free Candy, Brooklyn, NY


 Film Screenings

2014    Freecandy, Brooklyn, NY 

2007   To the Hills, Glasslands, Brooklyn, NY

             Beauty Talk & Monsters, Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church, NY, NY


Lectures & Artist Talk

2014    Art and Social Justice Case Study - Collectives, panelist, The Vera List Center in New School, NY

              The Difference and Media Project (Dr. Annie Seaton), guest speaker, Bard College, Annandale-On-Hudson, NY

               Hyperallergic ArtTalk: panel discussion with the members of   HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN collective, Brooklyn, NY

               YAMS Collective Salon Night, panelist, Brooklyn, NY

2006    Asian American Art Center, guest speaker,  NY, NY

               Alimatuan:The Emerging Artist as American Filipino artist talk. The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI 



2014    Whitney Biennial (with HOWDOYOUSAYYAMINAFRICAN?), exhibition catalogue

2007    Emma Gaze (photography feature), GLU Magazine, Fall Quarterly

2006    Alimatuan:  The Emerging Artist as American Filipino, exhibition catalogue

2003   One-Minute Distractions, exhibition catalogue