Riotbones is a queer illustrator and comic artist with a passion for all things haunting, dark, and tender—anything that celebrates the euphoria and the devastation of the human condition. They graduated summa cum laude and as the Class Valedictorian of CFA in 2022 with a Bachelor's Degree of Fine Arts, major in Visual Communication from the University of the Philippines, Diliman.
Specializing in narrative work and illustration, they've worked for various magazines and indie games. Outside of this, they also worked as the graphics editor for illustration of the Philippine Collegian, the official weekly student publication of UP Diliman.
In 2021, they participated in The End is Nigh, an exhibition about the allegories, symbols, stories, characters, and rituals surrounding death. Hosted by Light Grey Art Lab, the show opened in October 29 and was held in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
For literary works such as comics, graphic novels and book cover art, they are represented by Desiree Wilson of the Looking Glass Literary & Media Management.
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