LUKE ESTRAÑA

Luke Joshua Estraña, one of the youngest talents in the gallery, was born on March 3, 1999 in Erosin, Sorsogon.

A self-taught artist, very talented even without any formal art training, he is committed to becoming a full time visual artist to protect the culture of the Philippines and to spread the knowledge of art to people.

 

He is active in on-the-spot art sessions and in other art groups.  Luke has participated in several competitions in poster making, cartooning and other festivals.

 

He has won awards at several national competitions.  Among his accolades are winning first place two years in a row in 2018 and 2019 at the Student Art Division Competition in his school; and achieving 2nd place at the Spot Painting Regional Conference.  

 

At the 53rd Shell Student Art, he was in the top 25 finalists, among 1,500 students from all over the Philippines who joined the competition.