I'm a Brazilian product designer based in Oakland, California currently working for Google as a Staff Designer. I am also the founder of Abduzeedo, an award-winning digital publication about design and a personal project that has become the source of inspiration for millions of designers and enthusiasts.

Since joining Google in 2011 I have had the opportunity to work on incredible projects small and big. From designing and helping the Google Doodles Team, Google Ventures, Shopping Express Mobile as well as leading major products and the vision for Google Search,  Android Pay, Google Play Music and most recently Google Play Games
                     

Published Articles

Sunset in the Bay Area - Photography

I have been following the lockdown rules with my family very respectfully. I know it’s difficult to, who could imagine that we would be doing this since March? I guess this is one of those known unknowns that happen in life.

Packaging Design - Gift for You

I am a coffee person. I rarely drink tea, however I have to admit, tea has much nicer packaging design. Like this one suggested to us by Lung-Hao Chiang.

Making Kinetic Motion Posters From Home

Nawaz Alamgir had some down time and wanted to experiment with some motion design and text animations in After Effects, his plan was to mess around and maybe make one or two designs but he kept f

Designer Spotlight: Romain Billaud

Capturing the feeling of a period in time, or a decade is not as easy as you might think. Romain Billaud succeeds where some, including me, have failed. He totally deserves the Designer Spotlight. 

Wallpaper of the Week

One of our most popular series is back. The Wallpaper of the Week is happening again due to the incredible demand and pressure from myself and Francois hah! Jokes aside.

Fun & Games by Bullpen

Bullpen, an independent creative studio based in NYC creating engaging content through design & animation, shared an awesome motion design project with us. 

Minimalist Design for the Web

Good design for me is all about simplicity. I know that term can be interpreted in so many different ways. For me at the top of the list is simplicity of the function, most inevitably that will result in the reduction of the form.

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