> EDUCATION

1988/1993

Degree in Graphic Design, Stroganov Moscow State Academy of Arts and Industry, Russia

(equivalent diploma in Communication Design from Lisbon University Faculty of Fine Arts)

1987/1988

Surikov Moscow State Institute of the Arts, Russia

 

> OTHER EDUCATION AND TRAINING

2018/2020

Free printmaking studio

Ar.co - Center of Art and Visual Comunication, Almada

2016/2017

Printmaking continuous training

Contraprova - Printmaking Atelier, Lisbon

2011

Etching and aquatint course

Contraprova - Printmaking Atelier, Lisbon

2004

Internship as an archeology illustrator

Museu da Cidade, Lisboa

2002/2003

Certificate scientific illustration course with teacher Pedro Salgado, scientific illustrator and biologist

Ar.co - Center of Art and Visual Comunication, Almada

Introduction to drawing course

National Society of Fine Arts, Lisbon

 VISUAL ARTS

 

> TECHNICAL SKILLS

Uses tradicional black and white and color media such as graphite, coloured pencils, pen-and-ink, watercolour and acrylics.

In printmaking uses, mainly, intaglio processes (etching, aquatint, drypoint)

 

> EXHIBITIONS

2019

Galeria Monumental, Lisbon

Small sizes 2019 - Collective exhibition

Printmaking solo exhibition - Participation in Lisbon Open Studios 10AAA, Atelier Inês Cannas - 11, 12 and 13 October 2019

Ar.co - Center of Art and Visual Communication, Almada

Summer exhibition - printmaking

2018

Ar.co - Center of Art and Visual Communication, Almada

Summer exhibition - printmaking

2012

Galery-bar Pop Out, Lisbon

Painting and printmaking solo exhibition

2006

Art Gallery Escudero, Lisbon

Painting solo exhibition

2003

Institute of Arts and Crafts, Autonomous University of Lisbon

Ar.co - Center of Art and Visual Communication, Lisbon

Scientific illustration course exhibitions

 GRAPHIC DESIGN

 

> STRENGHTS

Versatile, reliable and committed, strong interpersonal skills,

client-oriented

 

> DOMAINS

CORPORATE IDENTITY, PACKAGING, EDITORIAL DESIGN

 

Corporate identity

Visual identity, logo guidelines, logotypes, stationaries, sign design

Packaging

Packaging design, label design

Editorial design

Brochures, leaflets, posters, book conception and layout, magazines, reports

Advertising

Ads, outdoors, billboards, banners

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