Full name

Borg Sinaban

Title

Illustrator and Comic Artist

Location

Manila, PH

Biography

Borg Sinaban is a Filipino freelance illustrator who specializes in scifi/fantasy, comics, and book covers for young adult novels. He has worked with local and international publishers, his notable clients include; Adarna House Publishing, BOOM! Studios, and Scholastic Asia.

He’s been an active member of Ang Ilustrador ng Kabataan since 2013, Ang INK is the Philippine’s local organization for illustrators. His notable book projects include Studio Salimbal's Mythspace, Muros, and has also contributed to the crowd-funded anthology, The SEA Is Ours: Tales of Steampunk Southeast Asia. The 2nd issue of his children’s comic book series, Pilandokomiks (published by Adarna House) won the National Book Awards, Best Book of Graphic Literature in Filipino category back in 2014.

You can follow his work on Twitter or Instagram at @borgdraws or contact him through borgdraws@gmail.com.

Experience

Senior Artist

Adarna House

Quezon City, PH · 2010 – 2018

Contributing Artist

Summit Media

Mandaluyong, PH · 2016 – Present

Awards
2014 Best Portfolio – Illustration Category , Behance Portfolio Review
2014 Philippine National Book Awards Best Book of Graphic Literature , NBDB and NCCA
PilandoKomiks #2: Mga Pagsubok ng Karagatan (published by Adarna House)
2018 2018 National Children’s Book Awards, Best Reads for Kids , Philippine Board on Books for Young People
Elsewhere