Hersley-Ven Casero is a visual artist based in Dumaguete City, Philippines. He is currently an Artist-in-Residence of Foundation University. He received his BSC in Marketing and an Artist of the Year Award from Foundation University. Being born and raised in Dumaguete, the city has shaped Hersley’s perspective as a visual artist and is the stage for many of his paintings & photographs. His works have been recognized and published in local, national and international publications. Over the years, Casero has explored and experimented with a wide spectrum of materials, subjects and concepts. He motivates others by collaborating on art projects like “Ha?: The Laughing Boy Project” and promoting the freedom of self expression through art.

Selected Exhibitions:

Mar    “NO ASSEMBLY REQUIRED”, Group Art exhibition, Space Encounters Gallery, Ortigas, Manila, Philippines

Nov    “MAONG”, Solo Art exhibition, Art Cube Philippines Gallery, Makati City, Manila, Philippines

Oct    “PROJECT UNO”, group Art exhibition, Robinson’s Place, Dumaguete City, Philippines

Feb    “StART”, group Art exhibition, Art Cube Philippines Gallery, Makati City, Manila, Philippines

Oct    “REAPING WALLS”, group Art exhibition, House of Frida Gallery, Bacolod City

Sep    “SANCTUARY”, Solo Art exhibition, Art Verite Gallery, Serendra, Bonifacio High Global, Taquig City, Manila

Jun    “PROMDI”, group Art exhibition, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila

Jun    “PROMDI”, group Art exhibition, National Commission for the Culture & the Arts Art Gallery,
Intramuros, Manila

Apr    “ART IN THE PARK 2016”, group Art exhibition, Art Verite Gallery Booth, Jaime Velasquez Park, Salcedo Village, Makati City

Mar    “THE ACADEMY COLLECTIVE”, group Art exhibition, Qube Gallery, Crossroads, Banilad, Cebu

Feb    “ART FAIR PHILIPPINES 2016”, group Art exhibition, Art Verite Gallery, Booth 26, Level 7, The Link Ayala Center, Makati City

Feb    “VIVID”, group Photo exhibition, Paseo Perdices, Dumaguete City, Philippines

Nov    “CHROMATEXT Rebooted”, group Art exhibition, Bulwagang Juan Luna and Pasilyo Juan Luna, Cultural Center of the Philippines

Jun    “South Pacific Photo Exhibition”, El Amigo & KRI Restaurant, Dumaguete City

May    “HIPA” International Photography Exhibition, SM Aura, Manila, Philippines

Feb    “Faculty Forum: DAFA Mentor’s Art Exhibit”, Café Memento, Dumaguete City

Nov    “Thirty”, Solo Art Exhibition, KRI Restaurant, Dumaguete City
Nov    “Homegrown II”, Mural Project, Bacolod, Philippines
Feb    “In-Twin & Stay Series”, Café Memento, Dumaguete City
Feb    “ONE: FU DAFA Mentor’s Art Exhibit”, Café Memento & KRI Restaurant, Dumaguete City

Nov    “ARTWalk: Art for a Cause”, Dumaguete City, Co-Organizer & Exhibiting Artist
Sep    “Mientras Tanto”, Qube Gallery, Cebu, Philippines
Aug    “Take Off”, group Art exhibit, KRI Restaurant, Dumaguete
Apr     “The Ha? Project: Master’s Series”, Primero Kongreso, Qube Gallery, Cebu, Philippines

Nov    “Pagpahiluna” – Featured Artist, curated show by Patrick Flores, The 12th VIVA Excon Biennale, Dumaguete City, Philippines  

Oct    “Opening”, Group Show, KOP Building, Dumaguete City, Philippines

Feb    “The Dragon”, The Dumaguete's First Art Auction to benefit the Survivors of Typhoon Sendong and Earthquake, February 25, 2012
Feb    “PAPER”, featured film at CINEMA REHIYON 2012, Bacolod, Philippines