b. Brazil, 1982

Lives and works in London, UK



2019-2020 UCL, Slade School of Fine Art, London: Honorary Research Associate

2018 UCL, Slade School of Fine Art, London: MFA Painting (distinction)

2015 Middlesex University, London: Bachelor of Fine Arts (1st class)



2020 Freelands Foundation Emergency Fund (grant recipient)

2019 Bloomberg New Contemporaries artist

2019 Hix Award (shortlisted)

2018 Young Contemporary Talent Purchase Prize (shortlisted)

2018 Elephant x Griffin Art Prize (shortlisted)

2018 Desiree Painting Prize (recipient)

2018 Adrian Carruthers Award (shortlisted)

2018 Chadwell Award (runner up)

2018 Sarabande Emerging Artist Fund (shortlisted)

2016 BEEP Wales Painting Prize (shortlisted)

2015 The Dean's Prize for Academic Excellence, Middlesex University, London (recipient)



JUL 2018: Slade Summer School Art Education Residency

SEP 2017: JOYA Arte y Ecologia Residency - Velez Blanco, Spain

MAY 2017: TFAC Residency - Griffin Gallery, London

APR 2014: Green and Brown Residency, Ouessant, France - Organised by Academia di Bella Arte di Macerata


Exhibitions (group if not otherwise stated)

2020 AORA Space, I, online platform

2020 London Now, Space K, Gwacheon, South Korea

2020 Bloomberg New Contemporaries, South London Gallery, London

2019 Catamaran, Thames-Side Studios Gallery, London

2019 R&H Artworks, Rawlinson & Hunter, London

2019 Hix Award, Hix Art Gallery, London

2019 Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Leeds Art Gallery

2019 Tate Staff Biennale, Tate Modern, London

2019 Of Course, I Haven't Forgotten!, Artists.Space (Warbling Collective), London

2019 Annual Summer Show, Unit 1 Gallery Workshop, London

2019 Black Stuff, Unit 3 Projects, London

2019 The Nomenclature of Colours, Slade Research Centre, London

2019 Solo Presentation at The Viewing Room, Thames-Side Studios, London

2019 FBA Futures, Mall Galleries, London

2018 Elephant x Griffin Art Prize, Elephant West, London

2018 Young Contemporary Talent Purchase Prize, Cello Factory, London

2018 Let me know before you arrive, Warbling Collective pop-up space, London

2018 Marching Through the Fields, Jeannie Avent Gallery (Warbling Collective), London

2018 Motel, Slade School of Fine Art, London

2018 Workshop Foundation Summer Show, Unit1 Gallery Workshop, London

2018 Slade Graduate Degree Show, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London

2018 Rubber-chew / Clink, adieu, Unit1 Gallery Workshop, London

2017 Future Echoes, Refugees Museum, Thessaloniki

2017 Slade Interim, Slade School of Fine Art, London

2017 The Politics of Too Many Rubbish Dinner Parties, Chalton Gallery, London

2017 The Tyranny of the Surface, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London

2017 FAITH, Austin Forum, London

2016 BEEP Wales Painting Biennial, Swansea College of Art, Swansea and Undegun, Wrexham

2015 FloatArt, Bargehouse, London

2015 Summer Salon, Candid Arts Trust, London

2015 Bells from the Deep, Hundred Years Gallery, London

2015 Summer Salon, Islington Arts Factory, London

2015 Launch – Degree show, The Old Truman Brewery, London

2015 Watch This Space, Beaconsfield Contemporary, London

2015 Events Week, Middlesex University, London

2014 Cafe Culture, Islington Arts Factory, London

2014 Restricted Space, Cre8 Space, London

2014 State, Middlesex University, London

2014 Time=Change, Menier Gallery, London

2014 Events Day, Middlesex University, London

2014 Expression, Camden Image Gallery, London

2013 Esperanza Recuerda, University of Granada, Spain

2013 Grand Opening, Camden Image Gallery, London

2013 A Place in Between, Espacio Gallery, London



Jan 2020: Evening Standard

Dec 2019: The Guardian

2019: ArtMaze Magazine Winter Edition, issue 11

Oct 2018: FLOORR Magazine

Jun 2018: Trebuchet Magazine

Nov 2017: Interview with Vanessa Murrell from DATEAGLE ART

Feb 2016: FreshPaint Magazine issue 11