02.09.14 - The The Serena Chair will be in exhibition Beijing Design Week. Can you find out where?





25.08.14 - Working together with a german brand in furniture to be produced in Portugal <3 The rest is secret!


01.08.14 - Collaborating with Kinzo in Berlin. This is cool.


01.01.14 - I'm now looking for interesting projects and exciting clients! Keywords: furniture, lighting, technology, accessories, ceramics, brand architecture, exhibition design, retail design. Ask me for a PDF presentation of my work.


28.10.12 - It's out there. The Serena Chair, produced by Cadeiras Machado, was successfully exhibited on the Art On Chairs event, organized the Paredes Center for Furniture Design.





14.09.12 - Today debuted the exhibition Art On Chairs, organized by the Centre of Furniture Design and the largest chair exhibition in the World. The Serena Chair, will be exhibited there until the 18th November. Feel free to take a look if you are near by Paredes, Oporto.



28.06.12 - Lately I've been supporting Mark Bendow Interior Environments. Check out at his great work, especially on retail design.



04.06.12 - The Maraca money bank will be exhibited on "HIGH-RISK/LOW-TECH - Design in a time of crisis", an exhibition organized by PlatFORM & SemiDomesticated as a part of DMY 2012 - International Design Festival Berlin. Check out the facebook event for more info.





30.05.12 - The Serena Chair has started the first steps in the prototyping phase, supported by Paredes Centre of Furniture Design. More details in September.





20.05.12 - Today Behance Porftolio Reviews took place worldwide and I was invited to present my work in Berlin together with 4 other stunning creatives and artists with amazing works Lucia Walter, Agnieszka Pakula, Per Zennstrom and Francisco J. Nicolás Ruy-Díaz - in a meetup organized by Jacopo Severitano.


Photo by Raewyn Brandon



20.02.12 - HOORAY! I am so thrilled to announce that the Serena Chair was awarded 2nd prize of the category Making Chairs of the international competition Art on Chairs 2012, be the IDC Paredes Portugal.
Among the jury were references such as James Irvine, Marti Guixé, Enrico Baleri and Fernando Brízio. Besides the cash prize, the chair will now be prototyped and part of and international exhibition.



01.08.11 - I just joined the Berlin-based agency for product design and engineering Formfjord for a five-month period.



07.07.11 - Winner of Serralves' POPs 2011! The maraca money bank was awarded first prize in the Portuguese Original Products competition, by the Serralves Foundation.





23.06.11 - The Maraca Money bank, the Trook hanger, and Pencil-clip are in the exhibition Portuguese Original Products, in the Serralves Museum.





23.05.11 - Assisting portuguese designer Toni Grilo. Check out his amazing work, he's doing an excellent job turning the spotlights of the design world to small companies.



01.10.10 - Won the national portfolio contest Interforma Make It Real. As a prize I will be starting a 3 month internship at the best german home furniture manufacturer Hülsta!