School 33 Art Center


Cheeny Celebrado-Royer

Artist Bio

Cheeny Celebrado-Royer (b.1991, Naga City, Philippines) is a multidisciplinary artist currently working in Baltimore. Celebrado-Royer immigrated to the United States in 2005. She earned her BA in Studio Art from McDaniel College in 2014 and graduated with her MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art (Mount Royal School of Art) in 2016. Her work has been exhibitedthroughout the Mid-Atlantic region such as: Fjord Gallery (Philadelphia PA 2018), School 33 Arts Center (Baltimore MD 2017), Esther Prangley Gallery (Westminster MD 2017), Peale Museum (Baltimore MD 2016), ‘sindikit Gallery (Baltimore, MD,2016), Gallery CA (Baltimor MD 2016) and Spacecamp Gallery (Baltimore MD 2016). She was a semifinalist for the Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize in 2018 and 2016, an Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design (AICAD) Teaching Fellow in 2017 and the recipient of the Toby Devan Lewis Fellowship Award in 2014. Celebrado-Royer served as the Community Artist (CAC Americorps) for Refugee Youth Project (2016-2017) and was an Assistant Professor at Pratt Institute (2017-2018). Currently, she is the Artist in Residence for the Post-Baccalaureate Program at MICA.