Jason Dy, SJ

priest and artist
Jason Dy, SJ is a Jesuit priest and artist
who lectures at the Fine Arts Department
of Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon
In 2009, he founded the Alternative
Contemporary Art Studio (ACAS) in the
garage of Sacred Heart Parish, Cebu City. In
2013, after being a parochial vicar at Sacred
Heart Parish and holding a solo exhibition
Testimony of What Remains (2013) at the
Fernando Amorsolo Gallery, Cultural Center
of the Philippines, Manila, he pursued his
graduate studies in the arts. His creative
practice investigates the community and
studio-based responses to changing religious and cultural circumstances, locations,
and events. Currently, since, and because of,
the lockdown, Dy has been arranging flowers as part of the project Arrange/Enliven