Designer with a passion for education and interaction in all its forms, from user experience and interface to interactive products, toys and museums.

With work and experiences in Graphic, Product, Web, Video and Interaction Design.

Full fellowship
Stanford Graduate School of Education
2014 to 2015

Awarded a joint Lemann fellowship and Dixon fellowship, covering tuition and expenses towards my
M.A. in Learning, Design and Technology at Stanford.

IXDA Awards

Best in the Engaging Category and People's Choice Award at the IXDA 2012 Interaction Awards for the project Interaction Cubes.

Microsoft Research Design Expo

Development of the creat-e project, during a partnership between ESDI and Microsoft for the Microsoft Research Design Expo.

Project selected to be presented at the Microsoft Faculty Summit, in Microsoft's headquarters in Seattle.

1st International Art, Design and New Technologies Conference

Presentation of the article “Development of an Interface that Allows MDX Based Data Warehouse Queries by Less Experienced Users” in Lisbon, Portugal

ABERGO's 14th Brazilian Congress of Ergonomics

Article “Uso de Interfaces Amigáveis para Elaboração de Consultas a Sistemas OLAP” (Use of friendly interfaces to aid OLAP systems queries) published at the 14th Brazilian Congress of Ergonomics in Curitiba, Brazil

O Globo (online and print)

Design Rio column

Interview about Visgraf's projects, and the relationship between designers and mathematicians.

O Globo (online)

Technology Column

Launching of Botanic, the project I am currently working on at Visgraf


Frog's Robert Fabricant:
5 Lessons From The Best Interaction Designs of 2011

Mention of Interaction Cubes, project winner of IxDA's 2012 Interaction Design Awards


Helen Walters:
4 Elements That Make A Good User Experience Into Something Great

Mention of Interaction Cubes as an example of the "move of interaction design away from the pixel and into the physical realm. For many of the judges, this provided the most exciting frontier of all."

Product Manager (internship) at

User Research and development of a mechanims for user progression and engagement using gamification techniques.

Research Assistant at IMPA
2013 to 2014

Research Assistant at VISGRAF, the Computer Graphics Laboratory at IMPA (Brazil's National Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics)

Research and development of interfaces and interaction design.

Design Supervisor at FIRJAN

Supervision of a design team at the Simulation Technology Center.

Head Designer at OVNI Lab
2011 to 2012

Startup focused on interactive products.

Design coordinator, concept development, interactive modules, product design, interface development, videos, branding and website development.

Designer at Museum of Life (Fiocruz)
2010 to 2011

Development of concepts, interactive modules, exhibits, games and websites for science awareness.

Development of the exhibit Elementar: A Química que faz o mundo (Elementary: The Chemistry that Forms Our World).

Design Intern at TV Globo

Videografism for TV Globo's programme adverts during a 6 month graphic design internship.

M.A. in Learning Design and Technology | Stanford University
2014 to 2015(expected)

Webdesign specialization at PUC / RJ
2010 to 2012

ENSCI / Les Atéliers (Paris)

6 month internship at ENSCI / Les Atéliers (Paris), focusing on Digital Design.

Considered by Red Dot Awards as the best school in concept design in Europe and the Americas.

Development of a project in partnership with EDF.

ESDI - Industrial Design
2004 to 2009

Graduation in Product Design and Graphic Design at ESDI / UERJ.


  • InDesign
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop


  • Rhinoceros
  • Cinema4D
  • SolidWorks
  • 3DsMax

Video and animation

  • After Effects
  • Flash
  • Premiere

Programming and web

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Axure
  • ActionScript 3
  • Javascript
  • JQuery
  • PHP
  • Arduino
  • Processing


Living and studying from 2014 to today.


Living and studying from 2008 to 2009.


Living and studying from 1998 to 2000.


Living and studying from 1991 to 1993.


Fluent English, French and Portuguese and basic Spanish.