Through the Looking Glass: Inside My Domestic Portrait
Curated by Laura McPhie
by Julius Poncelet Manapul
Julius Poncelet Manapul's Art on Paper Installation that was shown at UTAC GALLERY 2013. Constructing Domestic spaces from the personal and imaginary, dealing with the themes on Domesticity, Sexuality, Gender and Race.
Julius Poncelet Manapul's work consists on the use of contemporary material as a tool for painting, drawing, sculpting, layout design, digital design, photography and video installations to create historical influences with a new-age hybrid baroque sensibility. Born in the City of Manila, Philippines in July 8, 1980. He immigrated to Toronto, Canada in 1990 where he studied fine arts in Ontario College of Art and Design University with a BFA in 2009. He then took one year of residency in Paris, France and one year at Toronto School of Art in 2011. Julius completed his MVS Masters of Visual Studies at University of Toronto in 2013.
Hybrid Paper Gods & Queens, The Brown Gaze / Color Gaze: The Art of Julius Poncelet Manapul Published January 20, 2016
Cabinet of Queeriosities: The Art of Julius Poncelet Manapul Published December 08, 2015