ARTIST BIO

Heya!

My name is João Rafael and I am a Portuguese artist/ graphic designer, operating freelance under the moniker Daus since 2015, and I am currently based in Leeds, UK.


I attended Soares dos Reis Art School in Portugal where I graduated with a specialization in Graphic Design and subsequently moved to Bournemouth, UK to attend Arts University Bournemouth where I was awarded a Ba Hons Diploma in Illustration.


I pride myself on my versatility and unusual approach to image-making, always experimenting with new techniques and transposing a sense of movement and hysteria to my artwork. Through the years I have developed a special interest in creating album artwork, posters, and experimenting with augmented reality.


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