Monica Gayle Y. Alcudia

Monica Gayle Y. Alcudia boasts having worked with Cebu’s top furniture designer, Kenneth Cobonpue. For four years, Monica was able to hone her design skills and learned more in detail the inner workings of the furniture industry. In 2014, Miss Mona decided to become part of UP Cebu Product Design program. Although Miss Mona is considered quite new in the academe, her experience in design and her admirable work ethic has made her dependable member of the Arts and Humanities Cluster and is now the Product Design program coordinator and the FABLAB UP Cebu manager.

Instructor 1, Product Design Coordinator

Contact Information

Courses Handled

Research Interest


Techniques, Materials, Product Design Workshop, and Interface Design

Design Thinking, Materials, Presentation Techniques, Product Research and Development, User Experience Design

BFA in Industrial Design (University of the Philippines Cebu, 2012)

Title of Thesis and/or Dissertations


Awards and Recognitions

Vixen: a modular wall planter system (BFA in Design, 2012)

Pusod, The Open Organization for Cebuano Visual Artists Inc.




Lemon Collective


First place, Bijoux Cebu 2010: “Green Waters” Jewelry Design Competition


Published/Creative Works

Digital art: DesignUbec 2015. The Headquarters. E-zone, Cebu. Group Exhibit.


Sumad Kwarenta: 1975 – 2015. UP Cebu. 2015. Group Exhibit.


Hive/Kenneth Cobonpue, Maison et Objet 2014, Marina Bay Sands Expo and

Convention Center, Singapore. Group Exhibit.



Hive/Kenneth Cobonpue, IMM Cologne 2013, Cologne, Germany. Group Exhibit.


Hive/Kenneth Cobonpue, Maison et Objet 2012. Paris, France. Group Exhibit.


Installation art: Malasimbo Music and Arts Festival 2014. Mt. Malasimbo, Puerto Galera,

Mindoro. Group Exhibit.


Hive/Kenneth Cobonpue, Salone del Mobile 2013. Milan, Italy. Group Exhibit.