In Memoriam

The UP Artists’ Circle mourns the passing of our beloved Brother, Professor Jose Alberto C. Tanedo (Honorary ’98)

Prof. Joey was an honorary member (1998) of the UP Artists’ Circle Fraternity because of his known contributions in the AC. He was a veteran Photographer and graphic designer, a senior Professor of Visual Communication in the College of Fine Arts, University of the Philippines Diliman.

In 2010, he was elected Chairman of the National Committee on Visual Arts, a sub committee within the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA).In recent years, he was a respected Faculty adviser of the AC Fraternity, UP AVCom and STAND UP Fine Arts.

Brod/Sir Joey is an inspiration and will be remembered for his nationalism, his contributions in our brotherhood, and in shaping the country’s future visual communicators. He leaves a distinct imprint in the realm of arts and design in the Philippines. The UP College of Fine Arts community mourns the recent passing of Professor Jack Pilar, Professor Leo Abaya, and Professor Jose Alberto “Joey” Tanedo.