Tessie Dichupa

She graduated with a BFA from the University of the Philippines. An artists and art educator, she participated in the annual CCP exhibitions in the eighties. Her work was included in the “Inculcation: Museum as a Nation” held at the Philippine National Museum in 2006. She exhibited “Faces, Places andre & Education Summer Institute, Simon Fraser University in Vancouver. She received an Award of Excellence from Federation of Canadian Artists in Vancouver in 1999. She is included in the book Self-Portraits 2: Fourteen Filipina Artists Speak by Thelma Kintanar & Sylvia Mendez Ventura (Ateneo 2004). She has held solo exhibitions at the Finale Art File in 2002, the Lopez Memorial Museum in 1996.