Arturo Veloira II
He studied Fine Arts at the University of the Philippines. He had two solo exhibits at the CCP, and one at the Philippine Center New York in 1993. As a journalist, he wrote regularly on arts and leisure for the Philippine Daily Globe, Business World, Manila Times, and Philippine Star. Having moved to New York City, he found a new career in jewelry design, which he has been focused on for the past eleven years. He is vice-president and design director of Grinnell Designs Ltd.