Augustine Paredes

b. 1994, Philippines; lives in Dubai

 

Augustine Paredes is a Dubai-based artist and photographer whose lyrical and contemporary narratives are derived from his travels, South East Asian consciousness and queer gaze. He has exhibited in the Philippines, Malaysia, Latvia, Australia, and is an alumnus of the Salama Bint Hamdan Emerging Artist Fellowship, Campus Art Dubai, and International Summer School of Photography. He is the author of two self-published books and co-founder of Sa Tahanan Co., a Dubai-based collective for the global Filipino diaspora.