Yvette Malahay-Kim

After getting her fine arts degree at the UPCC (then), Yvette jump-started her teaching career in Dumaguete City. She handled humanities (art appreciation) subjects at the start then eventually taught major subjects in the studio arts and painting program. Aside from teaching, she involves herself with outdoor adventures and activities.

Assistant Professor 2

Contact Information

Courses Handled

Research Interest


Art Theory, Research Methods, Thesis


Visual Perception, Color Study & Perception, Environmental Art, Marine Life, Kinetic Art


Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) – University of the Philippines Cebu College


Master of Fine Arts (Studio Arts) – University of the Philippines Diliman

Title of Thesis and/or Dissertations

“The Banug and Ukkil Motifs of the Sulu: A Study on its Form and Function as Applied on Painted Sakayans” (MFA thesis)


Fine Arts Students Organization Alumni


Published/Creative Works

Mientras Tanto, group show of Dumaguete-based artists, September 2013, Qube Gallery


The HeART of the Matter - Solo Exhibition, March 2011, Dumaguete City


The Walk on Water Event – Thesis Exhibit, May 2003, Dumaguete City


Awards and Recognitions

Jose T. Joya Awardee, 1991