LYLE BUENCAMINO(b. 1978) graduated from University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts with Bachelor in Fine Arts majoring in Painting in 2005. His first solo exhibition A Bowtie for John Lyle (2006) received International Studio Residency Grant from Ateneo Art Awards (2007), which granted him an artist residency in a studio in La Trobe University in Bendigo, Australia. Buencamino’s works had been included in numerous group exhibitions since 2003, most notably Deleted Scenes at Lopez Museum Manila, in which he began his series of large scale paintings of vintage movie stills from Lopez Museum Foundation. Lyle Buencamino lives and works in Manila, Philippines.