Dayang Yraola (b.1976) Manila, Philippines

Practice focus is on process as media (archival and laboratory), technology as media (analogue, digital, mechanical, electronic), and senses as media; with research on ecology of art practices (art residencies,  sound practice communities), and sounding and listening.

Assistant Professor at the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts, and a Senior Lecturer at the College of Music. Founder and lead curator of art project series Project Glocal (2011-2015) and Composite Noises Series (2015-2020). Curator of Jose Maceda Exhibit Series (2013, 2017a, 2017b and  2018). Former Archivist and Collections Manager of the University of the Philippines Center for Ethnomusicology (2007-2015).

Recipient of Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship Scheme (2015-2016, 2018-2020),  Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards (2014), Japan Foundation Grants (2012, 2014 and 2015), Asian Cultural Council Grant (2012), and Singapore International Foundation Grants (2010 and 2012), among others.

Received Bachelor of Arts in Philippines Studies, University of the Philippines; Master of Arts in Museum Studies, University of the Philippines; Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies, Lingnan University Hong Kong.


On-going project:
Sonic Manila Research 01May2020-2023

Mutation Series 01June2020-2021