Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Dante Hipolito

Was born in Sanadress 1959. (Hyper-realist churches and old houses) advtg undergrad, PWU, 1977-81. Among batchmates at PWU were hyper-realists Chris Mirang and Carlo Magno. In the mid-80’s, worked as illustrator at Kalaro Publishing doing a magazine for children under editor Lorna Kalaw Tirol. After a short stint as a seaman in Singapore, went back to work as an artist at Adiformatix Agency, and then at FCB Intl. In 1993, worked as art director for a Saudi Arabian advtg firm, and was active with Pinta Pilipino art group, joining their group shows in the Middle East. Returned home in 1996 and opened up a food business, but continues to paint actively. In 1973, won the Club-house 9 art competition on TV Channel 9 hosted by Pepe Pimentel [BIOS-JS]
Mother and Child
Oil on Canvas
24 x 24
1998
HAC Code: 58276
Kalesa
Oil on Canvas
24 x 24
1998
HAC Code: 57977

0 comments:

Post a Comment