Reuben Abaya Pagaduan works on Semiotic Art. He studied Fine Arts at the University of the East in the Philippines. He is also a pioneer of the Art Course at the Adventist University of the Philippines and currently an adjunct professor at the university.
In 2018, Pagaduan received a Visual Art Grant from the National Commission of Culture and the Arts (NCCA). He is now a representative of Global Artists’ Creative Collaboration for Empowerment, USA.