Renan Laru-an is a researcher and curator. He creates exhibitionary, public, and research programs that study “insufficient” and “subtracted” images or subjects at the juncture of development and integration projects. A founding member of the Philippine Contemporary Art Network, he has served as its public engagement and artistic formation coordinator since 2017. Laru-an has (co-)curated festivals, biennials, and exhibitions including the 2nd Biennale Matter of Art, Prague, 2022; the 6th Singapore Biennale, Singapore, 2019; and Sourcebook: Mandy El-Sayegh and Helena Hunter, LUX, London, 2022, among others. Currently, he is the director of SAVVY Contemporary, Berlin.