Education
2006-10The Art Students League of New York, NYC, USA.
1990Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado (FAAP), São Paulo, Brazil.
1989Visual Arts School of Parque Lage, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
1983-89Bachelors Degree of School of Fine Arts - Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil.
1977Guignard Art School, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Awards / Honors / Residencies
2009Sovereign Order of Merit Entrepreneur- Juscelino Kubitschek – CESP.
2008Cultural Achievement – Grand Masonic Lodge of New York.
2007Brazilian Press Award – Best Brazilian Artist in the USA.
2003Brazilian On-line Award – Best Brazilian Artist in the USA.
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2013Iate Clube Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro Brazil.
2013Flory Menezes Gallery, Buzio Rio de Janeiro.
2012Ward Nasse Gallery, NY, USA.
ArtExpo, NY, USA.
2010Donald Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY, USA.
2006"Brazil Carnival Transplanted" Long Island University, Bklyn New York.
2006United Nations, NY, USA.
2003International Center, NY, USA.
2000Brazilian Bicameral National Congress, Brasília, Brazil.
1999Brazil 500, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Brazil 500, Salvador, Brazil.
1998Desenhos em Preto e Branco – A Côr de Minas, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Casa dos Contos, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
1980Nossa Galeria de Arte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Hotel Del Rey, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Selected Group Exhibitions
2013City Hall - Union City, NJ, USA.
2013Art Meets Fashion, Industry City-Bush Terminal Bklyn New York.
2012Shangay, China
A Bilha - Portugual Day NJ, USA.
Macy's NY "Brasil a Magical Journey"/Ward Nasse Gallery, NYC, USA.
Migration Exhibition - Museu da Bahia, Salvador, BA – Brazil.
Migration Exhibition - Galeria Flory Menezes – Buzios, RJ – Brazil.
Migration Exhibition - Ponteio Lar Shopping, BH - Brazil.
Migration Exhibition – UNIRIO, RJ – Brazil.
Migration Exhibition - United Nations, NYC, USA.
2011Migration Exhibition - NY Public Library, NYC, USA.
2010Open Studio Tours – Newark, NJ,USA.
Terezopolis City Hall, RJ – Brazil.
Studio Tour, Hastings-on- the- Hudson, NY, USA.
Brazilian Art, Riverview Club, Yonkers, NY, USA.
Brazil EXPO, Worcester, MA, USA.
2009Encontro das Americas, NJPAC- Sensus.
CREA, NJ, USA.
Tributo à Villa Lobos, United Nations, NY, USA.
2008Prudential Center, Newark, NJ, USA.
20075 Artists, United Nations, NY, USA.
Brazilian Bash, Chelsea Museum, NY, USA.
Interpreting Colors – A Journey through the words of Machado de Assis, BEA, NY, USA.
EARTH – The Art of Global Warning, New Century Artist Gallery, NY, USA.
2006Brazilian Soul, New Century Artists Gallery, NY, USA.
2005Translating Art for Lawyers, Yeshiva University New York.
2004Artisan Imports Exhibition, Danielle Kurz Art Gallery, Rutherford NJ, USA.
Brazilian Landscapes, Brasilia Grill, Newark, NJ, USA.
Two Gateway Center, Newark, NJ, USA.
Robin Hutchins Gallery, Maplewood, NJ, USA.
Painted Rhythm, Hoboken, NJ, USA.
West Westfield Gallery, NJ, USA.
Griffon Gallery, Cleveland, USA International Center, NY, USA.
United Nations, NY, USA.
2003Exposição do Acervo da Universidade Newton Paiva – A História da Arte em Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Exposição do Acervo dos Colecionadores – Dr Delcir da Costa, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Telemar, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
2002Chacur Gallery, NYC, USA.
Atmosphere Art Gallery, South Hampton’s, USA.
Hotel Mercury, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Atelier dos 4 - Serra Del Rey, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Salão de Arte da Universidade Estácio de Sá, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
2001Atmosphere Art Gallery, South Hampton’s, USA.
Collective Minas Tennis Club II, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Galleria Sette e Zucherato, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Collective Pico da Cidade, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Collective Tribunal de Justiça de Belo Horizonte.
A Côr da Gerais – First Thursday Luminis, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Coliseum Tiradentes, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
2000Elisabeth Public Library, New Jersey, USA.
Novo Antigo, Arte e Antiquário, São Paulo, Brazil.
14a Exposição e Desfile Fashion Cultural - Grupo Premier do Brasil, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Onze Galeria de Arte – Opening Exhibition, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Artmosphera Cultural – Multi Media Event, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Galleria Sette e Zucherato, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Livro de Bolso – Artes Plásticas – Brasil 500 anos, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
A Vida Pataxó em Minas – Mercado da Lagoinha, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Galleria Rembrandt – 500 anos, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Collective Tribunal de Alçada, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Collective Amigos - Telemar, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1999Collective Hilton Brasilton, São Paulo, Brazil.
Dia internacional da Mulher, Secretaria da Cultura de São Paulo, Brazil.
Annual Out Door art Show In Summit, NJ, USA.
Very Special Arts, Grande Galeria do Palácio das Arts, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Brazil 500, Goodwill NY, USA.
United Nations, NY, USA.
Chase Manhattan, NY, USA.
Collective Casa Di Vignoli, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1998Arte no Futebol, Mercadinho da Lagoinha, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Abraço dos Artistas Mineiros, Coletiva Telemig, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Pequeno Quadro Atelier Cor de Minas, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1997A União da Arte Mineira nos 100 anos de Belo Horizonte, Assembléia Legislativa, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Semana de Arte – SEBRAE – Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Encontro das Artes – Encontro das Américas, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Coletiva do Tribunal de Alçada, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1996Das Coisas de Minas – Coletiva Casa de Cultura Passos, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1995Exposição Leilão Raja Casa Shopping, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Artistas Mineiros – Ouro Preto, Brazil.
Coletiva 3 Artistas – TELEMIG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1994Domingos Martins Art Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland.
F FIEBIG Art Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland.
2 Artistas, Vila de Santo Antônio, Brazil.
1993Artistas Mineiros, Centro de Apoio Turístico Presidente Tancredo Neves, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Coletiva de Abertura do Festival de Inverno de Santa Luzia, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
199110 Talentos, Galeria de Arte de SESIMINAS, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
19901990 + 11 Centro Cultural UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1989Atelier Yara Tupynambá, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1987Lançamento de Serigrafias, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1984Feira de Desenhos e Gravuras, TeleMig, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1983Galeria Guinard, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Galeria de Arte do BH Shopping, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Serrana Palace Hotel, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1982Studio de Arte, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Selected Public and Corporate Collections
 Errol Flynn Art Gallery, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Newton Paiva University, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Murals
2013Ekko de Brazil, Quebec, Canada.
2008Mural "Trompe l'oeil" 60 Plaza Building, Park Slope, NY, USA.
2007Mural "Trompe l'oeil" European Landscapes, Plaza Building Lobby in Laurence, NY, USA.
2006Mural "Brazil", Cachaça Jazz Club, NY, USA.
Mural " Gaúcho" Brasa Grill, Cleveland, USA.
2005"Boiada", Mac’s Steak House Huntington, Long Island, New York.
2004Mural "Oceanus", Portugal. Mural " Brasil de Norte à Sul", Brazilian Grill, NJ, USA.
2000Mural "São Francisco" Fazenda Vista Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
1999Mural "Santa Beatriz, a Virgem e o Menino", Macaúbas Monastery, Santa Luzia Minas Gerais, Brazil.
1999Mural "Theatro da Villa" Tiradentes Minas Gerais, Brazil.
Selected Publications
2001Art Collectors Telemar Phone Cards (Special Issue)
2000Livro de Bolso Artes Plásticas, Brasil 500 anos
1999Livro Postcards – Volume I e II

1998Art Book 98
1992Dicionário Júlio Lousada

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