JAN 1978 // I was born (along with my twin sister) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Before 1997 // Posters and signs were my joy at school. Could feel that image was my thing.
JUL 1997 // Started a VISUAL COMMUNICATION university course at PUC - Rio de Janeiro.
MAR 1999 // Joined the team of PLATINUM FMD studio. There started my journey on image retouching, working with big agencies such as Ogilvy, DM9DDB and JWT.
JAN 2002 // Graduated from PUC - Rio. I'm now a GRAPHIC DESIGNER.
JAN 2004 // Started collaborating with Brazilian Photographer Marcio Madeira who has built FIRSTVIEW, a strong Company based in Paris, with 25 years of consistent work in the Fashion Industry. A hard working experience which taught me to work under huge pressure at Fashion events in Rio and São Paulo, following high standards of image edition and retouching.
MAR 2004 // Moved to São Paulo, Brazil (Wild!).
// Started a Post-Graduation course in FASHION AND CREATION at FACULDADE SANTA MARCELINA - FASM, one of the most important Fashion schools in Brazil.
AUG 2004 // Joined DIGITAL IMAGE, future IMAGE NATION, company specialized on Image Retouching working with big agencies as África, W/Brasil and DDB México.
JUN 2005 // Post-Graduated in Fashion and Creation at FACULDADE SANTA MARCELINA.
AUG 2006 // Moved to London, UK.
SEPT 2006 // Started a collaboration with Brazilian bar GUANABARA on the art direction and graphics of printed promotional material.
AVR 2008 // Joined the Communication and Music department at GUANABARA. As assistant, i would liaise with media printers and publishers, manage website content, coordinate merchandise distribution and support the music department. The venue has a capacity for 600 people and a 7/7 music schedule.
OCT 2008 // Enrolled at CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS for a "Digital Printing for Textiles" course.
MAR 2009 // Bye beloved London. Moved to Paris.
OCT 2010 // Started a TEXTILE and SURFACE DESIGN course at ÉCOLE SUPÉRIEURE D'ART FRANÇOISE CONTE. Two years of great learning specially on plastic research and illustration techniques. I discovered and developed a new identity to my work.
JAN 2011 // Internship at world's biggest Textile show PREMIERE VISION PARIS (Fashion Department).
FEB 2011 // Internship with artist BETTY DE PARIS who makes an amazing work on Indigo dieing.
JUN 2012 // I'm now a TEXTILE and SURFACE DESIGNER. New paths intrigue me.
SEPT/NOV 2012 // Internship at PECLERS PARIS (Fashion Department, working with Fashion Director Elisabeth Prat), one of the most important Trend Consulting Agency in the world.
APR 2013 // Joined the team of MAXIME SIMOENS as Textile Designer.
APR 2014 // Back to freelancing. Focusing on new paths and collaborations.
JAN 2015 // Glad to be starting a 6 months residency at 59 RIVOLI - the AFTERSQUAT (6th floor).
NOV 2016 // Joined PAUL & JOE's crew as Textile Designer.
NOV 2017 // Privileged to join the crew of KOCHÉ for 2 collections creating quite daring prints.
MAR 18 // Ready for new chalenges. Freelancing.