Tof Zapanta is a freelance painter, illustrator and designer based in Manila. He has been participating in group exhibits around galleries in Manila since 2006. He is currently busy illustrating for several publications in Australia, UK, Asia, and Africa. He is also Co-Founder for Folk Superlative, an up and coming Design and Illustration Studio. He recently also co-founded BLOOM, an annual art and design festival in Manila, Philippines.