Years Experience: 11
Professional Production Designer and Art Director based in NYC. Highlights from her last couple of years of production include a 60 day contract as the New York Art Director for a ten million dollar Bollywood feature, TA RA RUM PUM, in 2006, and back to back first place audience choice awards at the SlamDance Film Festival for feature films she production designed - MURDER PARTY in 2006 and THE PROJECT in 2007. Both films have since gone one to receive national distribution. In the ten years since she received her bachelor’s degree in fashion and design from Santa Marcelina University, the top design school in her native Brazil, she have worked on production designs and art direction for dozens of feature films, television programs, live event productions, and visual merchandising initiatives for major commercial brands.
Other recent experience includes On Camera Scenic for a three million dollar feature, THE END OF LINE, Production Designer for a 300K independent feature DIRTY SALSA, a pilot production for Comedy Central, a short film financed by HBO-L, , and two reggae music videos in regular rotation on MTV Caribbean. She is thoroughly trained, extensively experienced, and completely dedicated to the production design and art direction of motion pictures.
Education: University of Santa Marcelina, Sao Paulo, Brazil, BA in Fashion Design, 1994-1998.