About Papa Osmubal
Papa Osmubal (aka Oscar Balajadia) is a poet-artist residing in Macau-SAR, China. He had full-scholarships in high school and university. He has an MA in English Studies from the University of Macau, where he was awarded the highest honor (Excellence) upon graduation. He also got a post-graduate diploma in education from Universidade de Sao Jose in Macau where he was also awarded the highest honor (Excellence) upon graduation. He is also into occidental calligraphy, doing both modern and old (classical) scripts. Among his many calligraphy heroes are Joseph "Joe" Vitolo and Julien "Kaalam" Breton. His most recent solo art exhibition, called 'Voice in the Murk', was in February 2015, sponsored by and held at Center for Creative Industries, Macau-SAR, China. His forthcoming solo exhibition, called 'History: Our Faces', is a vast collection of papercutting portraits of famous and not-so-famous people in history.