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Residence



Piracicaba, Brazil

Education



1982
Plastics Art and Industrial Design at Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas, Brazil

1983
Design and jewelry at Oficina Jewelry School - Prof Miriam Korolkovas -São Paulo, Brazil Gemology Studie IBGM - Instituto Brasileiro de Gemas e Metais Preciosos

1990
Graduate Study at "Metal Design" Theme: "Wire on a jewelry scale" Prof Dr Mary Lee Hu - Washington University- Seattle- WA

2004
"Catalyst to design" Prof Jhon Edmark - Stanford University -CA

Awards



IBGM Award Instituto Brasileiro de Gemas e Metais Preciosos "Mata Atlântica"
Brazil Finalist iF International Forum Design Germany 2006 and 2009

Affiliations



PIN - Associação Portuguesa de Joalharia Contemporânea - Lisboa- Portugal

Museum collection



"Arara Azul" necklace permanent collection of the GIA - Gemological Institute of America's Museum - Califórnia - 2005 Bio jewelry Collection to "Sundance" Robert Redford Movie Festival - Utah

Selected exhibitions



1999
Collective Exhibition in Intercontinental Hotel, Rio de Janeiro "Facery Gallery" Seattle, USA

2000
Collective Exhibition FENINJER - Transamérica Hotel, São Paulo. "Brazil Gem Show" Belo Horizonte - MG ,Brazil
SIOR "Salão Internacional de Ourivesaria de Portugal" São Paulo.
"Jóias na Tecnogold " São Paulo.
"Shakspeare in gold ", Saló - Lago di Garda and Verona - Italy
"Galleria Borghesi" Verona - Italy
Portojóias, Porto -Portugal.
"Images of Brazil"- Club Monet - Luxembourg -Lux

2001
Commercial Exhibition at Store of MAM_Modern Art Museum of São Paulo.
Commercial Exhibition at Store as MAC_ Contemporâneo Art Museum of São Paulo - University of São Paulo "A Spiren Gallery" -Strassen - Luxembourg.
"Brazil Design" at Triennale di Milano - Milão - Italy
"Nova Joia" (Barnajoya) Barcelona -Spain
"Essences tropicale" at Sheraton Aerogolf Hotel Luxembourg -Lux.

2002
Défilé de Mode de Russie e Bijoux du Brasil- creations participation : Elena Pelevina (Mode) Cercle
Munster Luxembourg-Lux
"Sior" Salão Internacional de Joalheria de Portugal - São Paulo
"Nova Joia" (Barnajoya) -Barcelona - Spain.
"Design & Natureza" Shopping D&D- São Paulo ,Brazil
"Galeria Habit" - Barcelona - Spain.
"La Reine Margot" Gallery- Paris - France.
Bienalle Design Saint-Etienne - Saint Etienne - France.
"Bijoux de Lumière" La Reine Margot - Paris- France
Commercial exhibition in the Store of Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo , Brazil

2003
"Design & Natureza Sustentável" Shopping D&D -São Paulo, Brazil
"Marca Brasil" - Palazzo Pamphilij- Roma - Italy.
Commercial exhibition at Store Museu de Geociências -Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
"Jóias da cor do Brasil" Hotel Transamérica -São Paulo , Brazil
"Jóias da cor do Brasil" Salão Nobre Câmara Congresso Nacional -Brasília - Brazil
"Azul" Habit Gallery - Barcelona- Spain.
"Hotel Sofitel" Luxembourg - Lux.
"Bijoux D'Ailleurs" La Reine Margot Gallery - Paris, France.

2004
"De Novo" Gallery - Palo Alto- Califórnia
Commercial Exhibition at store "Cantor Museum Stanford" Stanford University , Califórnia
Commercial Exhibition at store "Utah Museum of Fine Arts" Salt Lake City
Design & Natureza Show- São Paulo, Brazil
"Joias" Velvet da Vinci Gallery - San Francisco- Califórnia
Amazontech- Cuiabá Mato Grasso - Brazil
"Biquini : da ousadia a irreverência" Shopping D. Pedro - Campinas, Brazil
Solo Exhibition at "Jardin du President Hotel" Luxembourg.
Biennale Design Saitn Etienne 2004 - France
Jewelry Exhibition in Transamérica Hotel - São Paulo - Brazil.
"Quand le temps devient bijoux" - Luxembourg, Lux
"Design exhibition" at Basel Jewellry Fair - Swiss
"Telluride Gallery" Colorado
Exhibition at Instituto Tomie Ohtake "Ornamentos do corpo e do espaço", Brazil
Exhibition "Novos Materiais" Centro São Paulo Design , Brazil

2006
Galeria Borghesi- Verona- Italy
Bienal Brasileira do Design- Oca - Prêmio Design Award and contemporary jewelry ,Brazil
Design Essencial- SENAC- São Paulo, Brazil
Solo Exhibition Bridell- Luxemburgo

2007
Solo Exhibition Marcantônio Vilaça Gallery- Brazil Ambassy Bruxelas- Bélgica

2008
"Lux Tropicallis" Plaza Atheneè Hotel - Paris
Solo Exhibition "Rios do Brasil" contemporary jewelry - Museu da Casa dos Contos de Ouro Preto - Minas Gerais - Brazil

2009
"Design Brasileiro Hoje: Fronteiras" MAM - Museu de Arte Moderna de S. Paulo Brazil

2010
"Telluride Gallery" , Telluride , Colorado
"Facere Gallery" Seattle - WA

Publications



2000
"Segredos da técnica" - Carlos Salem- São Paulo- Brazil
"Krystallos"- Cristais- Gemas em Design- Brazil
"Art Jewelry today" from Dona Meilach - Califórnia-USA

2004
"Jóias" Almir Pastore - São Paulo - Brazil

2006
"Contraponto" Almir Pastore -São Paulo, Brazil

2008
"Joalheria brasileira - do descobrimento ao séc. XX" Mariana Magtaz, Brazil

Periodicals

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