Specialized in visual interface design and more...

I'm a Visual Designer focused on the simplicity, the thoroughness and the meaningfulness of the interactive solutions I come along with. A unique background rooted at the intersection of graphic design, prototypes, and technology.

Hello! My name is Joao Paulo Teixeira da Silva but everybody calls JP. Born and raised in Brazil, I've been working as Designer since 2003. 

Over the past few years, I’ve had the opportunity to collaborate with start-ups, agencies, and brands such as Microsoft, Itau Bank, Coca-Cola among others.
My main goal is to be the link between the creative concepts and the technology, trying to achieve a more efficient results thinking broadly, regarding interaction, function, usability and strong aesthetic appeal.
I currently work as Senior Designer at Huge.

33

Years Old

14+

Years of experience

12

Countries visited

BR

Originally from Brazil

DC

Living in Washington, DC

Education

Universidade Tuiuti do Paraná

BA degree of Graphic Design. 2006 - 2010

Curitiba, Brazil

Experience

Huge

Senior Product / Designer · 2016 - Present · Washington, D.C

Responsible for optimized the design process, creating an agile and fast method that consists of prototyping, tests and iterate micro interactions to solve complex problems. Responsible for driving a design team with the best visual solutions in UI, Visual Design, and Art Direction.

Clients
USA Today, Stantec, Acquia

TBDH Capital

Design Lead · 2014 - 2016 · Curitiba, Brazil

TBDH Capital is a Capital Fund in Brazil that controls some of the most valuable education Schools in Latin America. Also, TBDH Capital ranges a wide media conglomerate of agencies, startups, and new ventures. I worked with several products attending the needs of the group.
My main accomplishing was being the Designer Lead of meusucesso.com, a video on demand product for entrepreneurs and the Youmove App, a product for English learning.

Clients
WiseUp, Wizard, Meusucesso.com, Heartbit, Orlando City

Huge

Art Director · 2011 - 2013 · Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

After being recognized for the industry, I was invited to join the first Huge Brazil Office. I had a pleasure to be the first Huge Brazil Art Director. Responsible for designing layouts of high-level visual effects, in addition to visual prototype concepts for some Pitches. My biggest achieved was being part of the XL Group product development. It was considered the best intranet design by the Nielsen Institute Award in 2013.

Clients
Oi Telecom, Itau Bank, XL Group, Nestle

Possible World Wide

Art Director · 2009 - 2011 · Sao Paulo, Brazil

Possible World Wide (formerly Gringo.nu) is part of WPP Group the biggest media conglomerate in the world. I worked as Senior Art Director and was in charge of developing digital campaigns as well as providing product innovation for the agency. Gringo was considered one of the most creative hotshop in the industry. My biggest achieved was development website campaigns for Itau Bank, Microsoft Internet Explore 9 and Absolut Vodka.
São Paulo, Brazil

Clients
Coca-Cola, Itau Bank, Microsoft, Absolut Vodka

Midiaweb

Head of Design · 2004-2009 · Curitiba, Brazil

In charge of developing digital campaigns as well as providing product innovation for the agency.

Clients
Kraft Foods, HSBC Bank

FW Web

Web Designer · 2003-2004 · Curitiba, Brazil

I started my career at a small agency in Brazil as Web Designer. Was my first opportunity to explore and know how the digital projects could affect the people's lives.

USA Today
Design Craft
2017 · Thanks =)