Norman Acedera is a native of New Lucena Town in south-central Iloilo Province.
He considers himself a Modern Minimalist who loves to use mixed-media for his artworks.
Acedera is known – among other artistic signifiers – for barehandedly engraving his signature on his stainless-steel works.
He has won several local awards, especially for his furniture-making.
Acedera has shown at group shows in Ayala Museum, Fitstop and SM City Iloilo, and at Paseo Art Gallery in Makati.