Exhibiting Artist: Welbart Slowhands
Welbart is a visual artist born in Pampanga, Philippines. Despite graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (DYFBC) 1994, Welbart has pursued and carved out a prolific career as an artist, exhibiting in various locations around the Philippines, New York, Singapore and London in both solo and group exhibitions from 2000 – 2018.
Welbart has also received various awards, most notably the Grand Prize in the 57th AAP Annual Art Competition in 2004. Additionally, Welbart has emerged as the Grand Winner of the 1st Figurative Painting Contest by the Philippine Drawing Society in 2008. Most recently, Welbart has received an Honorable Mention in the Representational Category in the 2016 GSIS Art Competition.