is a multi-awarded visual artist. He is a sculptor, a painter and a graphic designer. After 20 fruitful years as Creative Director of his own design studio, Ferdinand's career as a sculptor started with a successful solo exhibit "The Dancer" in 2005. In the same year, he bagged an award in the AAp Art Competition (Art Association of the Philippines). In 2008, he was the Gintong Parangal Awardee for Culture and Arts of the City of Malabon. In 2010, he was awarded the Parangal Patnubay ng Sining At Kalinangan by the City of Manila. Recently, he was one of the Philippine delegates to the 27th Asian International Art Exhibition held in Bangkok, Thailand