Matt Manalo,  Spratly.  Mixed media on paper, 29"x37".

Matt Manalo, Spratly. Mixed media on paper, 29"x37".


Felix Fojas is an award-winning, internationally-published writer and co-host of Pinoy Poets Circle, a literary website. With a BA in English and Comparative Literature and MA in Linguistics and Literature, he has two poetry collections: Port of Entry (1985) and Confabulations (1990). He is a member of the Academy of American Poets, Philippine Literary Arts Council and P.E.N. International. His poems have appeared in Paris/Atlantic Journal, Evergreen Review, Anthology Magazine, and Writers' Journal. He lives in Canoga Park, CA.


Matt Manalo was born and raised in Manila and is currently based in Houston, Texas. He moved to the United States along with his family to pursue his education. He received a BFA in Painting with a minor in Art History from the University of Houston. He grew up being heavily influenced by comic books and cartoons. His art making process includes collage, painting, and sculpture. His work explores his Filipino identity and the places he has lived.