BIO

Based in Indianapolis, USA. I'm a mixed media visual artist from Rio, but I lived most of my life in São Paulo, Brazil.

Studied fine arts at FAAP College (Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado/Armando Álvares Penteado Foundation), textile design at ESMOD (École Superieur des Art et Technique de la Mode/College of Art and fashion textile techniques), natural dyeing with Hisako Kawakami, photography with Arnaldo Pappalardo, batik techniques and Shibori with Mariana Frochtengarten, pojagi and patchwork & quilting in Gramado International Festival and contemporary jewelry with Bettina Spekner.

​Have done lectures and exhibitions in Art and Design Museums, Art Galleries, Design Stores and Art Institutions in Lisbon, New York, Madrid, Chile and many cities in Brazil, such as Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Campinas, São José dos Campos, Botucatu, Porto Alegre, Espírito Santo and Brasília.

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2019   'Anágua'  installation at Casa do Brasil, Madrid, Spain.

2019   'Chest' and 'Elbows' contemporary jewelry in 'That Thing That Embraces You' at MADE in Sao Paulo, Brazil.​

2019   'Chest' and 'Elbows' contemporary jewelry in 'That Thing That Embraces You' at Virgílio Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2019   'I Can Tell You Now' pin series at Gallery 924, Indiana, USA.

2018   'Esse Meu Corpo' e 'Suas Duas Cabeças' installation in The Latin American Contemporary Fine Art Competition at Agora Gallery, NY, USA. 

2018   'RE-TRATO 3x4' exhibition with Broca Group at Alice Flor Gallery, Sao Paulo Brazil.

2018   'Chest' and 'Elbows' contemporary jewelry in 'That Thing That Embraces You' in Buenos Aires, Argentina at CCBA Cultural Brasil-Argentina Center in a partnership with II Latin American Biennial.

​2018   'Scapular' contemporary jewelry in Tanto Mar at MUDE Museum of Fashion and Design, Lisbon, Portugal.

​2018   slow clothing exhibition at art&design store Tororó at MCB (House of Brazilian Museum), Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2017   'From Death To Rebirth'  contemporary jewelry with Broca group at  MADE, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2017    theater costumes for Romeo and Juliet from William Shakespeare's play at Casa Goia, Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

2017   contemporary jewelry at Escambo Studio & Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2016   'From Death To Rebirth' contemporary jewelry with Broca group at Virgílio Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2016   'Whisper Down The Lane' contemporary jewelry with Broca group in SNBA National Society of Fine Arts, Lisbon, Portugal.

2016  'Onze'  installation in Itinetante at Baró Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2016   slow clothing at Casa XX VINTE, Rio de Janeiro.

2016    theater costumes for Romeo and Juliet from William Shakespeare's play at Casa Goia, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2015    'Arm' contemporary jewelry project with Nicole UUrbanus where people actually wore the pieces over to London, Netherlands, New York, Buenos Aires, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Amsterdam and Austria.

2015    'From Death To Rebirth' contemporary jewelry with Broca group at Casa E Gallery, in Valparaiso, Chile.

2015   photography and contemporary jewelry exhibition on DW at Casa Goia, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2015   held knitting workshop at Casa Goia, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

​2015   lecture and exhibition at UNESP for students of Art and Design, Botucatu, Brazil.

​2014   studied with Edith Derdyk workshop at Fauna Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2014   slow clothing exhibition in art circuit at Casa XX VINTE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2014   slow clothing exhibition at Vila 211, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

2014   slow clothing exhibition at New Design Art & Design store in MAM (Modern Art Museum), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

2014   'Casaco Sem Sobras' installation at MCB Brazilian House Museum in Sao Paulo, Brazil.​

2014   held painting and slow clothing workshop for Art and Design students from UNESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

​2014   interviews, talks and articles for Mônica Moura book Contemporary Brazilian Design: Reflections. 

2014   contemporary jewelry and installation at Amoreira Design Store, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2014   'Wait To Be Ready' painting in Venice Biennial with Luciano Benetton project with Imago Mundi  in 'Brazil: a Land of the Future', Venice, Italy.

2013    slow clothing at Histórias na Garagem, Porto Alegre, Brazil.

2013    slow clothing at Abit in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2013    slow clothing at Cavalo de Pau in Lisbon, Portugal.

​2012    'Não Existe Avesso' installation award at A CASA Museum of Brazilian Object in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

​2012 - 2017   worked with Broca group developing contemporary jewelry.

2010, 2012, 2014   photographs, paintings, slow clothing, contemporary jewelry and installation at Paralela Design Fair, Sao Paulo.

2010   painting, a series of 'lentes' at Livraria da Vila, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2010  - 2019   partnership creating slow clothing for IT Design Store in Tomie Ohtake Institute, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2003 - 2010   partnership developing textile objects for Etel Interiores design store, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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