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Hello, I'm Oscar. I was born on August 25, 1994. I come from a Mexican and Puerto Rican background, or as I like to call it, "Mexirican." My father was an artist, though not really well-known. I never met him, but my mother has shown me a lot of his work. Since first seeing his work, I have been hugely interested in art. When I was little, I remember saying that I wanted to be an artist when I grow up. And that is still one of my goals today. As of right now though, I'm more into music than anything else. If that doesn't work out, I will definitely fall back on art.
I wouldn't call myself an artist, but I guess I have an artist’s blood. My mother has told me that my father’s side of the family was greatly involved in art. Two of my uncles are artists in Puerto Rico. And they told me that my father was a better artist than both of them put together. If I could meet my dad one day I would be very honored to be his son.