Hello.

I'm Thiago

Matsunaga.

— Visual Designer & Art Director, from Brazil.

Hello.

I'm Thiago

Matsunaga.

— Visual Designer & Art Director, from Brazil.

Born in 1987 and raised in Curitiba, south of Brazil. I’ve been working in creative industry since 2006. Currently leading the digital & design team at Candy Shop, creating and designing experiences for several brands in Brazil.

_AWARDS & RECOGNITION

2017 El Sol Festival Bronze
2017 Colunistas Brasil Gold
2017 Bienal Brasileira de Design Gráfico
2017 Shortlist Young Lions Paraná
2016 Prêmio GRPCOM de Criação
2016 Prêmio Colunistas Paraná
2016 Lürzer's Archive Issue 5
2016 Lürzer's Archive Issue 3
2016 Clube de Criação do Paraná
2015 1st Place Bestadsontv - Art Director Rankings
2015 2nd Place Bestadsontv - Creatives Rankings
2015 Prêmio GRPCOM de Criação
2015 Prêmio Colunistas Paraná
2015 14 Best of Week Bestadsontv
2014 Voto Popular da About
2014 Show Up Meio & Mensagem
2014 Shortlist ProDesign Poster Design
2014 Prêmio GRPCOM de Criação
2014 Prêmio Colunistas Paraná
2014 Awwwards Special Mention
2014 Clube de Criação do Paraná
2013 Prêmio Lusos Portugal
2013 Prêmio Colunistas Paraná
2013 Clube de Criação de São Paulo
2012 Prêmio Colunistas Paraná
2012 +22 Selection Museu Casa Brasileira

_JURY, LECTURES & WORKSHOPS

2017 Comunica Talks
2017 Prêmio Antônio Fontoura de Design PUCPR
2016 Ponto Pasta UFPR
2015 FADEP
2015 Redhook Design Portfolio Review
2015 Charneira / PUCPR

_WORKS PUBLISHED

AdWeek
Creativity
Lürzer's Archive
Communication Arts
Style Frames NY
From Up North
Update or Die!
Brainstorm 9
Abduzeedo
The Daily Type
Betype

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