Experience

 

Eskalad

Senior Graphic Designer
Gatineau, 2012-Present

 

As head of the design team, developed design concepts for clients such as: PME Inter Notaires, STO (Société de transport de l'Outaouais), Sporthèque, Ville de Gatineau, University of Ottawa and The Government of Canada.

 

 

Innovacom
Freelance Graphic Designer
Gatineau, 2011-2012

 

Worked on some of Innovacom’s major accounts such as: Cassino du Lac-Leamy and Les Promenades de Gatineau.

 

 

Bleublancrouge
Graphic Designer
Gatineau, 2010-2011

 

Designed for print and for the web, working for clients such as: Outaouais Tourism, Hull-Chelsea-Wakefield Steam Train,  Sushi Go, Défi Sportif - Montreal, Télefilm Canada, Western Union, UNESCO, Ville de Gatineau and the Government of Canada.

 

 

Independent Graphic Designer
Gatineau, 2009-2010

 

Worked for clients such as: La Lucarne - Rencontres Internationales Cinéma
et Sport de Montréal and Iswe Idéias (Rio de Janeiro)

 

 

Embelleze Cosmetics
Graphic Designer
Rio de Janeiro, 2003-2009

 

In collaboration with the marketing team, developed numerous product brands as well as packaging, ads, catalogs and promotional material.

 

 

Zot Design
Partner and Graphic Designer
Rio de Janeiro, 1996-2003

 

Managed clients and projects. Developed publications, visual identity, environmental design, website interface and digital media projects for clients from the arts and culture sector, such as art museums and galleries.

 

 

Education

 

PUC-Rio (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro)
Rio de Janeiro, 1992-1996

 

Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design

 

 

Education Abroad Program (USA)

Davis, 1993-1994

 

 Academic Year at University of California - Davis. Main areas of study: Exhibition Design and Textile Design 

 

 

 

Seminars Attended

 

RDV-Design (6th edition)

Montreal, 2014

 

Several renowned speakers from Canada, Europe and USA.

 

 

Visual Designers of the 20th Century
Rio de Janeiro, 2006

 

Seminar by professor Andre Stolarski

Achievements

 

6th ADG-Brazilian Graphic Design Biennial Exhibition

São Paulo, 2002

 

First place - digital media category

Work: Antonio Dias interactive CD-Rom

 

 

Work selected for major graphic arts and electronic media shows such as:

 

MECAD-Media Centre D’Art I Disseny de Barcelona International CD-Rom Art Exhibition, Barcelona, 1999

 

Vidarte - Video and Electronic Art Festival, Mexico City, 1999

 

4th ADG Brazilian Graphic Design Biennial Exhibition, São Paulo, 1998.

 

Videobrasil - International Electronic Art Festival, São Paulo, 1998

 

 

Work published

 

Antonio Dias CD-Rom, Communication Arts, USA, March/April 2003

 

 

 

Languages

 

Portuguese as first language;

 

Fluent in English and French;

 

Basic knowledge of Spanish.

I am very passionate about what I do. Every project is unique and I love that I get to explore new ways of doing things every day. The beauty of my profession is that it is constantly changing and I am driven to change and evolve along with it.