Born in Vila Nova de Gaia in 1967. Graduate in Letters at the Universidade de Lisboa.
Lives in Beja, his adopted city. Has been (and is) interested in different activities. Worked in the grape harvest, wandered in different locations playing Buster Keaton and Charlot films, wrote for radio and newspapers as a young journalist, worked at the docks in Alcântara, wrote songs, played guitar in nursing homes, was a teacher of geography and natural sciences, designed theater sets and costumes, performed Chinese shadow play and puppetry shows, took part in archaeological excavations, etc.
Curated tens of exhibitions on sculpture, illustration, ancient and contemporary painting, etc.
Directs the Bedeteca de Beja and the Festival Internacional de Banda Desenhada de Beja since 2005.
Published his first comic book – O amor infinito que te tenho – in 2010, which was released in Portugal, Brazil, Spain, France, Poland, Serbia, and soon in the United Kingdom and in Romania.