Design is my passion and creativity is present at all times of my day
Solange is a freelancer in Media Design and founder of the Studio Pena project. Born in Lisbon, at the age of 28, she decided to venture and start a project that could combine her passion for Design and Visual Arts.
Her university career started in 2006, when she begins a degree in Art History at the FCSH at Universidade Nova de Lisboa. During her studies, she also had the opportunity to complement and acquire knowledge in subjects such as Cinema, Photography, and Calligraphy.
Finished her first bachelor, she starts in 2010 a new graduation this time in Interior Design at ESAD-FRESS in Lisbon. Besides her taste for architecture, the design of spaces, restoration, and furniture design, graphic design arise as a new passion.
“After working for a while on something that didn’t fulfill me completely, I decided that it was time for a new beginning. Curiosity and willingness to learn made me dive into the world of Web and Graphic Design. Studio Pena emerges as a passion, a project where I combine my artistic side with the world of Design, and the Media. My goal is to help companies and entrepreneurs to grow their business, create cohesive and distinct brand identities and improve their online presence to make their brand stand out”.
Recently she has also dedicated time to illustration due to her taste for drawing and painting.
“Interesting things happen when the creative impulse is cultivated
with curiosity, freedom and intensity. “