Badz Magsumbol was born in Manila in June 1966. He studied Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communications major in Advertising at the University of the Philippines College of Fine Arts, Diliman, and has been the founder of Papercutters Guild of the Philippines. He was featured in numerous TV Shows such as Matanglawin, Unang Hirit, TV Patrol, and Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho.
Some of his awards are the GAWAD PARANGAL, Tagapagtaguyod ng Sining at Kultura ng Pilipinas in Manila Hotel, GAWAD PAGKILALA, Dalubguhit Art Exhibit 2018, Mapulang Lupa National High School, Valenzuela City, Department of Education, Grand Winner, Rizal Arts Festival 2013, SM City Taytay, Sentenaryo : Tribute to Two National Artists Botong Francisco and Lucio San Pedro.
His significant works include Portrait Sketches of Philippine National Heroes for National Bookstore, Papercut Art interpretation from an excerpt from Alex Lacson’s poem “Ako Ay Pilipino” commissioned by Mabuhay Restop, displayed at Rizal Park, Papercut Art Interpretation of Philippine National Flag featured in celebration of Philippine Independence celebration 2013, Papercut Art Design for Pan de Manila Christmas paper bags 2012, Logo design for Manila Hotel 2015, and Logo design for Valenzuela City Tourism Office 2019.