OLIVER JOHN V. DADIVAS is a promising young visual artist from Antipolo City, Philippines. He has participated and won an award and recognitions in various on-the-spot art competitions and exhibitions namely:

Bloom Arts Festival 2013 Malugay St. The Collective, Makati City

Manila Art 2013 SMX SM Aura, Bonifacio Global City

TOEI Animation 20th Anniversary, Eastwood City, Libis November 2006

Art Petron 2006

Heaven, Earth, Blooms Art Show, Hollywood & Tahiti, Seven Suites Hotel Observatory May 2006

Philippine-Austrian Cultural Society Art Exhibit, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Makati December 2005

A Day with Artist Romulo Galicano Workshop, Ayala Museum

Flores de Mayo, Summer Art Exhibit – Le Souffle, Ortigas Center May 2004

Free Spirit, Museo ng Makati April 2004

United Nations International Year of Sport and Physical Education 2005 On-the-Spot Postage Stamps Design Contest, DepEd, Pasig City 2005

Hawaii Centennial Stamp Competition

Toyota International Dream Car Design Contest, 2004

PhilPost Stamp Design Competition, 2004

Crayola National Art Competition, 2004

Sesame Street Art Contest, Glorietta Makati City, 1997

Sta. Lucia East Mall On-the-Spot Summer Art Contest, 1995

His recently awarded art work entitled “Unity Thru Sports” is now included in the collection of the Philippine Postal Museum and Philatelic Library while one more of his remarkable art piece is also a part of the collection of the Makati Museum (Museo ng Makati).

He was chosen by the Philippine-Austrian Cultural Society together with his mother, impressionist artist Luz Verceles Dadivas and UP College of Fine Arts Dean Nestor O. Vinluan to exhibit in their Christmas Art Show at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. In this event, he was given an on-the-spot recognition and his work was personally chosen and acquired by the Austrian ambassador, His Excellency Herbert Jager.

This young talented artist who has self-taught himself the visual arts is desirous to learn and achieve more.

Aside form visual arts, he has trained in martial arts. He now also helps in teaching arts to children.