Dorica Manuel is a Canadian artist and curator based in Toronto, Ontario. Manuel’s practice is informed by her Canadian upbringing and Filipino heritage, the merging of which creates a tension that she tries to reconcile through performative video and photographic works. Her craft raises notions of spirituality, culture and identity.
Manuel received an HBA in Studio Art with a double minor in English Literature and Media Studies from the University of Toronto at Scarborough. She is a co-founder of Y+ contemporary located in Scarborough.