Carina Santos


Carina Samantha Santos
Arts & Letters


I am an interdisciplinary artist and writer who likes to experiment with different mediums and genres. My favorite projects involve paper and print, paint and literature, and confusing thought experiments.



Currently
— Art Director, CNN Philippines Life
— Columnist, Young Star, The Philippine Star

Previously
— Contributing Art Director, Esquire Philippines
— Contributing Editor, Supreme, The Philippine Star
— Design Director, The Manila Review


carina@carina-santos.com





Selected Client List
— Rogue Magazine
— Esquire Philippines
— L’Officiel Manila
— CNN Philippines
— Bench
— HOODWINK
— Ateneo de Manila University Press
— Anvil Publishing, Inc.
— The Philippine Star
— Summit Media
— Warner Music Philippines

Selected Press
2016 Natural Connection, Northern Living Magazine
2015 Location, location, location, GG
2015 Flows Take Shape, YStyle
2014 Artist Carina Santos on Her Window Installation for HOODWINK, NOUS by Homme et Femme
2014 Modern-day Renaissance Woman: Carina Santos, Badass Lady Creatives
2013 It’s More Than Visuals with Lomographer Carina Santos, Lomography Magazine
2013 Mixed media collages by Carina Santos, Lost at E Minor
2012 Bright Young Manila, Chalk Magazine
2012 Creative It List, Preview Magazine

Solo Exhibits
2017 Satellites for Minor Planets, Blanc Gallery
2016 Sometimes I am restless, West Gallery
2015 a little, on purpose, West Gallery
2014 Where My Body’s Been, Blanc Gallery
2013 See More Glass, West Gallery
2012 How Still, How Fast, Blanc Peninsula Manila
2011 Excavations from the End of the World, West Gallery

Group Exhibits
2017 Fresh Cut, New Blood, MO_Space
2017 Obscurities (two-man show with Isabel Santos), Finale
2017 West Gallery, Art Fair Philippines
2017 Melted City, Blanc Gallery
2016 Binding, Blanc Gallery
2016 12x9, West Gallery, Art Fair Philippines
2016 Objects, Paintings, Sculptures, MO_Space, Art Fair Philippines
2015 But where do we put it?, West Gallery
2015 The In Image From Way Out , Underground Gallery
2015 Dry Rub, Post Gallery
2015 Naked Lunch, Altro Mondo
2015 You Are Here, Vinyl on Vinyl
2014 Book Ends, Blanc Gallery
2014 Gathered Narratives, Silverlens Galleries
2014 West Gallery, Art Fair Philippines
2013 Tones of Home, Blanc Gallery
2013 The Mona Lisa Project, Cultural Center of the Philippines and West Gallery
2013 West Gallery, Art Fair Philippines
2012 Through the Looking Glass: Jose Rizal, Manila Contemporary
2012 Hairy Things, Pablo Fort
2012 Art East Island, Lightbombs Contemporary, Hong Kong
2012 16×16, for Young Star
2012 Pulp Fiction, Art Informal
2011 Munnyfestation, Blanc Gallery
2011 Dia de los Muertos, Secret Fresh Gallery
2011 West Gallery, ManilArt
2010 12×9, West Gallery
2010 Collage, West Gallery
2009 Twelve By Nine, West Gallery


Carina Samantha Santos. Manila, Philippines.