Curriculum Vitae

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Christina "Goldie" Poblador
lives and works in New York
born in Manila, Philippines

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Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), Providence RI Master of Fine Arts, Glass - President’s Scholar

University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Arts

2023 Fertility Flowers,  Finale Art File Gallery , Manila, Philippines
2022 Fertility Flowers, Urban Glass, New York
2021 Kadena-Chains of Love, Below Grand, New York, NY
2016 Venus Freed, Philippine Center Gallery, 5th Avenue, New York, NY
2011 The Ghost in the Machine, Liongoren Gallery, Manila, Philippines

“New York/New Fumes” , Olfactory Art Keller, New York, NY
“Fertility Flowers”, 601artspace, New York, New York
“Witch Hunt” , The Pencil Factory, Greenpoint, NY
“Dilaw” collaboration with Marwah AlMughait, Saudi National Museum, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

"Babae" The Curator, Manila, Philippines

"Snails in the Rain" , Group Exhibtion, Triangle Arts, New York
"Feel me", Group Exhibition, Collarworks, Troy, New York
Group Exhibition at Orchard Galerie, Manhattan, New York
The Wonder Room, Salcedo Art Auctions Booth , Art Fair Philippines
Group Exhibition, Tin-Aw Art Gallery, Art Fair Philippines
Pop-up Exhibition, Orchard Galerie, Manhattan, New York 
“Concept Context Contestation” sponsored by Goëthe Institut , Yangon Secretariat Building, Yangon Myanmar 

“The Thing to Miss Most” , The 8th Annual Poetry Festival,Governor’s Island, Manhattan
“The Thing to Miss Most”Arete Gallery, Brooklyn 
“Omnibus” Pasay Showroom, Manila, Philippines
“Manila Art Fair”, Duemila Gallery Booth,Manila, Philippines 

“Nocturnal Anima”, Overhang Gallery, New York   
“Perfume Ceremony”, The Knockdown Center, New York
“Feel the Ice Boiling”,Clio Art Fair, Chelsea. New York

Group performance “Stages of Samatha Meditation” for Samadhi Arts, Rubin Museum, Manhattan, New York, USA
Bowie-ween, group exhibition, Islip Art Museum, Long Island, New York, USA
Unfair and Lovely, scent and movement performance collaboration at the Gibney
Dance Center, Manhattan, New York, USA
Songs of Body, group exhibition/performance, Dixon Place – experimental theatre for artists, Lower East Side, New York, USA
Chosen as the representative of the Philippines in the 2015 Jakarta Biennale
“Concept, Context and Contestation” travelling exhibtion, Cemeti Art House, Indonesia

MFA group exhibition, Flux Factory, Brooklyn, New York
“RISD Master Thesis Annual Exhibition”, group exhibition, RI Convention Center, Providence Rhode Island, USA
“Ambient Scentscapes: Composition No. 2”, self organized performance, The Wurks, Rhode Island, USA
“Optical Bloptical Noses Cosmosis”, group exhibition, Sol Koffler Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, USA
“Pale Firework”, group exhibition, Gelman Gallery, Providence, RI, USA

“Commerce”, group exhibition, Proteus Gowanus, Brookyln, New York, USA
“May Puno sa Dibdib ng Kamatayan”, commissioned installation for Sensorium 360, group exhibition, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Root, group exhibition, La Fragua artist residency, Cordoba, Spain
Die Liebe Meines Lebens / The Love of your Life, group exhibtion, Atelierhaus Mengerzeile , Berlin, Germany

More Beautiful for Having Been Broken , group exhibition, List Gallery located in Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Culture, Context and Contestation , as part of the ASEAN Art and Culture Festival, group exhibition, Bangkok Art and
Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand ,Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar,
Indonesia, Philippines
Grounded, group exhibition, Lopez Memorial Museum and Library, Manila, Philippines
Riverscapes In Flux, Metropolitan Museum of Manila, Philippines

Ang Halimuyak ng Ma-I ,Thrice Upon A Time : A Century of Story in the Art of the Philippines, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
Sungduan-5 Current: Daloy ng Karunungan, The National Museum of the Filipino People, Manila, Philippines
Daloy ng Dunong, The Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila,Philippines


Currently working on several projects: 1) An exhibition for the Goethe Institute in South East Asia, specifically featuring scent in Burmese culture as a means of addressing current political climate. 2) An interactive performance about immigrant narratives  entitled “The Thing to Miss Most” for the New York Poetry Festival and several other venues 3) An exhibition for U.N. Women working in tandem with the Unstereotype Alliance, a movement that aims to dismantle stereotypes of race, gender and sexuality in advertising.  4) Assisting in the creation of exhibition display kiosks for a startup company that produces Digital Art through holographic display.

Sales Associate, L’Officine Universelle Buly, Manhattan, NY

Studio Manager at Studio Gary Gissler, Brooklyn, New York
Artist in Resident Assistant at the Massachusettes Museum of Contemporary Art
Teaching Assistant at Brooklyn Glass for Esteban Morles
Scent Designer for Songs of Body Performance by Michelle Sui, Brooklyn New York

Teaching Assistant for Niels Cosman in the Rhode Island School of Design Glass Department
Teaching Assistant for Rachel Berwick in the Rhode Island School of Design Glass Department

Teaching Assistant for Rachel Berwick in the Rhode Island School of Design Glass Department
Teaching Assistant for Regine Basha in the Rhode Island School of Design Glass Department

Teaching Assistant for Rachel Berwick in the Rhode Island School of Design Glass Department
Teaching Assistant for Niels Cosman in the Rhode Island School of Design Glass Department


The Oak Spring Garden Foundation Individual Grant, Upperville, VA

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant, New York, NY

Recipient of New York Foundation for the Arts Immigrant Artist Mentorship Program Member

Recipient of the President’s Scholarship from The Rhode Island School of Design
Recipient of the Philippine Artist in Residency Prize from Alliance Française de Manille

Short Listed Artist, The Ateneo Art Awards, Manila, Philippines

Short Listed Artist, The Ateneo Art Awards, Manila, Plhilippines
Thesis Grant Awardee, The University of the Philippines, Manila, Philippines

2018 LRLXNY, Brooklyn, New York - 
Conducted Artist Talk on current body of work with a focus on themes of Identity as an Immigrant in the context of Western Contemporary Art

Conducted artist talk and workshop about Contemporary Art that focuses on environmental development in South East Asia for the Goëthe Institute in the Metropolitan Museum of Manila

Conducted a lecture about glass sculpting and perfume making in the context of Installation Art in the Lopez Museum located in Ortigas Center, Manila, Philippines



Corning Museum of Glass,  AIR (Upcoming)

Oak Spring Garden Foundation Alumni Residency and Fellowship


Oak Spring Garden Foundation Residency and Fellowship

Hambidge Artist Residency, Georgia, USA
Wassaic Artist Residency, New York, USA

Visiting Artist , The Studios at Mass MoCa, North Adams, Massachussetts, USA

Artist in Residence in the La Fragua Artist Residency in Córdoba, Spain

Artist in residence in the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France through the Alliance Francaise de Manille Philippine Artist in Residency Grant (

Invited to the A.I.R. Vallauris Artist in Residence Program in Vallauris, France