Namamahay//Home(ing) is a flash curatorial residency with BAP's inaugural curator in resident, Dayang Yraola. Nine artists from Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand are invited to hold residence in Las Casas de Acuzar de Filipinas in Bagac, Bataan from July 24 to August 4, 2018. Within these 12 days, each artist will build a project, which may either be an activity (workshop, open studio, performance) or object/ installation created site-specific to Las Casas, particularly in collaboration with the Las Casas workshops. In the duration of the residency, studios/work sites are open to the public. The last day will culminate into a collective performance and/or public presentation day. Friday, August 3 and Saturday, August 4.
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Dayang Yraola is a curator based in Manila and Hong Kong. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Philippine Studies majoring in Literature and Art Studies and Masters in Museum Studies from the University of the Philippines. She is a PhD Candidate in Cultural Studies at Lingnan University, Hong Kong. Dayang is an Assistant Professor at the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts and College of Music. Dayang’s curatorial focus is on process-based art projects, which took off from an earlier platforms she spearheaded, called Project Glocal (2011-2015), and Composite Series (2015-2018), involving artists from parts of Southeast Asia and East Asia.