Rydel Cerezo is a Filipino artist residing in Vancouver, Canada. His work investigates the space between sexuality and religion, race and beauty, and identity and culture. He is interested in how these disparate themes metaphorically and visually coalesce.

Cerezo holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree from Emily Carr University of Arts and Design.


For any inquiries, kindly contact:

email / rydel@outlook.com

instagram / rydelc



2015 - 2019 Emily Carr University of Arts + Design

2018 Glasgow School of Art (Exchange Program)


2019 It’s Nice That Graduates 2019

2019 Juror’s Pick, Daylight Photo Awards

2019 Selected Artist, Aperture Foundation, Summer Open: Delirious Cities

2019 Emily Carr University of Art + Design, Undergraduate Class Valedictorian

2019 BMO 1st Art! Nominee


2019 Aperture Foundation, Summer Open: Delirious Cities, New York, USA.

2019 GFAC “Wash My Back Three Times A Day”, Vancouver, Canada.

2019 Michael O’Brian Exhibition Commons, “The Show”, Vancouver, Canada.

2019 EatArt Foundation, “The Other Show”, Vancouver, Canada.

2018 We Went Somewhere, Vancouver, Canada.

2018        People of Colour: In Residence, Glasgow, Scotland.

2018        White Rabbits, Glasgow, Scotland.

2017        Crossovers, Vancouver, Canada.

2017        House Shows, Vancouver, Canada.

2016        Foundation Show, Vancouver, Canada.

2013        Surrey Secondary Art Exhibit, Surrey, Canada.


Schön! Magazine (UK)


Dear Boy Magazine (UK)

Vanity Teen (UK)

Pansy Mag (South Africa)

PhotoVogue Italia (Italy)

Sukeban Mag (UK)

Mindly! Journal  (Hong Kong)

Leen Magazine (Canada)