DISTINCTIONS & PRIZES
| Artist selected to represent Portugal at VI Biennal of Young Creators, Salvador da Bahia, Brazil (promoted by General Secretary of Republic Presidency)
| Artist selected for the “National Contest Young Creators”, Collective Exhibition in Coimbra.
| Distinguished by the Behance Network at Art Gallery, with the project “Transferências de um Corpo”, Broadway, New York, USA:
| Distinguished by the Behance Curated Sites at the Art Gallery, with “Projecto Nómada”, Broadway, New York, USA;
| Artist invited to release art work for “Le Monde Diplomatique" Journal , Portuguese Edition, January'2013
| Distinguished by Behance Network at Furniture Design Gallery, with the project “Lustre”, Broadway, New York, USA:
| 1st Prize, Contest “Um banco de Jardim”, winner project to design garden benches, inside “Experimentarte” Urban Requalification Program, Paços de Ferreira, PT.
| Contest “Capital Criativa”, artist winner for a public sculpture, inside the “Experimentarte” Urban Requalification Program, Paços Ferreira, PT.
| Honorable Mention awarded in "Capital Criativa" Contest, with the sculpture project “Viagem pelo Parque” developed for the Urban Park of Paços de Ferreira, “Experimentarte” Program.
| Artist invited to release artwork in Journal “Le Monde Diplomatique”, Portuguese Edition, January 2012
| 1st Prize Biennial of Cerveira, 16th International Art Biennale Contest, Vila Nova de Cerveira
| Honorable Mention in the Contest “Aveiro Young Artist 2011”, Painting&Drawing Area, Exhibition at Museum of Aveiro, Portugal.
| Distinguished by the Behance Curated Galleries at Industrial Design Category,
with the project “Lustre” (NY, USA)
| Artist invited by the Cultural Program “Subscuta” to collab at visual promotional posters and flyers, April’11
| Artistic residency, artist selected for the International Contest “Azores Combo Art Camp”, Azores, Portugal.
| Honorable Mention in the Sculpture and Painting Contest “FBAUP Fora de Portas”, Rectory of Porto University, Portugal.
| Merit Scholarship, awarded as the best student in annual Fine Arts Courses of Oporto Academy of Fine Arts, Porto, Portugal.
| Scholarship as Erasmus Student to research at Barcelona Academy of Fine Arts, Spain.