A visual artist with focus. A friendly and hard-working professional artist that brings his art and communication skills to solve visual problems and adjust to his client’s needs. An avid consumer of anything entertainment and a fan of storytelling, may it be games or movies. His goal is to push your project to the best quality possible.
Professional and Educational Background
2019 - on-going
Concept Artist for Paramount Pictures & Ruth E. Carter Costume Design
Working closely with Ruth E. Carter on Coming to America 2 full length feature. As well as future projects.
RedBlend Art - Richmond hill, ON - Canada
Traditional Painter working in oil painting full-time
2017 - Present
Freelance Concept Artist & Illustrator
Providing illustrations and artwork for movies, games, and comics.
2015 - 2017
Fine Art Teacher at Mandy Boursicot Atelier Vancouver, BC, Canada
One of the main instructors teaching classical drawing techniques focused on increasing draftsmanship, knowledge of anatomy and accuracy when drawing the live model.
2014 - 2015
FTD Education - Sao Paulo, Brazil
Designer & Illustrator for educational books.
2012 - 2014
Fine Art Teacher at Angel Academy of Art - Florence, Italy
Taught drawing and painting techniques to intermediate and advanced students working from a range of assignments including painting/drawing plaster casts and live models.
Awards and Exibitions:
Palazzo tornabuoni Angel Academy of Art Student Exhibition - 2014
People’s Choice Award for the Canadian Portrait Society Competition “Miracle of the Portrait” - 2015
ARC Salon Collection Magazine Award Winner & Figurative Category Finalist - 2016
Art Vancouver Exhibition - 2016/2017
Artwork selected for Infected by Art Volume 3 & 4 - 2016/2017
Bachelor in Digital Design Instituto Europeo di Design - IED Sao Paulo
Post-Degree Especialization in Fine Arts Angel Academy of Art
Illustration Master Class - IMC
Portfolio Review Course with Craig Mullins Schoolism
Perspective Course with Kalen Chock CGMA
Keyframe Illustration for Film with Alexander Mandradjiev
Comics: The Art of Storytelling with Miki Montllo
Fluent in English and Portuguese and advanced Italian.