Jun Saturay is an artist and cultural worker who used to work as a dentist and community health worker in the Philippines. There, he used community theater as a tool to educate about health, and was actively involved in human rights and environmental advocacy. Due to political persecution, he was forced to seek political asylum in the Netherlands in 2003. The main subject of his artistic and political work—carried out in collaboration with his life partner, theater artist Mitchy Mallorca Saturay, and others—is the struggle for national and social liberation in the Philippines. His affiliations include MIGRANTE-Netherlands and Linangan Art&Culture Network. Currently, he works on the technical
team at BAK.