“A natural of Rio de Janeiro,” as Costa puts it himself, the Brazilian born director and graphic artist currently lives and works in Portland, Oregon in the US with his wife. Although his professional carreer is still young – Costa was born in 1978 – he has already produced a substantial and incredibly varied body of work ranging from graphic design and illustration to animation and live action. Costa has created animated ads for multinational likes such as Nike and Google as well as numerous channel idents. MADinSpain is his second event title sequence.
In 2012 Costa joined the creative production company Shilo from consulting as creative director at digital creative agency Instrument, following posts with with Superfad, Modernista! and Digital Kitchen where he held the same position.
Costa’s artwork can be found (and bought) at etsy.com/shop/nandocosta