1965 - Born in São Paulo, Brazil.
1982 - Start to work as illustrator, graphic designer and publisher, always in his own studio.
1985 to 1990 - Teacher at Escola Panamericana de Arte (São Paulo).
1990 - Transfer his studio to Lisbon, Portugal, but keeping in close touch with São Paulo market. Besides illustration and grapfic design, he is also devoted to the arts, particularly to watercolours, and has taken part in several exhibitions.
2007 until today - Moderator of the largest illustration forum from Brazil, "Ilustragrupo" (with over 2,200 members)
2007 - Wrote and organized the "Illustrator's Guide” (Guia do Ilustrador), an award winning on line publication (in Portuguese), dedicated to vocational guidance, nowadays with over 100,000 downloads in 56 countries: www.guiadoilustrador.com.br
2007 - Launched "Ilustrar Magazine", a digital illustration magazine: www.ilustrarmagazine.com
2008 - Won HQMIX Prize, the most important graphic design prize from Brazil.
2011 - Founded Reference Press, publishing art and illustration books: www.reference-press.com
2011 - Won the second HQMIX Prize, the most important graphic design prize from Brazil.
2013 - Member of the jury of World Press Cartoon.
2013 - Member of the jury of 10th Brazilian Graphic Desing Biennial (10ª Bienal Brasileira de Design Gráfico).