José Miguel Carvalho Cardoso

Porto, Portugal
I dont like to start arguments with excuses.
I dont like to carry heavy weights.
I dont like to rush.
I like good food and good wine.
I like things distinct and discrete.
I love to draw.

Work Experience

Chatron Lda.


February 2007 - December 2008 Vale, de, Cambra

Universidade Do Minho

Assistante Professor

Product Design - Project and Theory
September 2013 - Present Guimarães, Portugal

Carvalho & Oliveira


January 2009 - January 2012 Sao Joao Da Madeira, Portugal


Universidade De Aveiro

Design Graduation

September 2000 - September 2005 Aveiro, Portugal

Universitat De Barcelona

Master in Design

March 2006 - October 2008 Barcelona, Spain

Universidade Do Porto

Master in Drawing and Printing Techniques

September 2011 - September 2013 Porto, Portugal


Portuguese (Native),
Spanish (Conversational),
English (Fluent),
French (Beginner),


Adobe, Comunication Design, CSS3, Drawing Master, Etching, HTML5, Industrial Design, Professor Of Design, Silkprinting, Solid Works, Web Design,

Exhibitions | Features

- Speaker at the conference "drawing from observation", at Estúdio Um, School of Architecture, University of Minho, EAUM – 2013
- Featured on Drawing Served with the “Furrow the landscape” – 2013
- Exhibition “Off The Line. Exhibition of drawing and printing techniques incorporated in the 40th Annual Conference of the International Association for Philosophy of Sport” – 2012
- Solo exhibition “Unusual journey in Oporto”, at Estúdio Um, School of Architecture, University of Minho, EAUM – 2012
- Exhibition, 250 years of the Creation Boating Class in Oporto – Drawing, reconstitution of the Ship House. – 2012
- Distinction from the University of Aveiro, for participation in the exhibition “Design for Senses – Objects for Senses Well-being”, RomaDesign with a project of Portuguese classic furniture, Dona Maria and Dom José styles – 2005
- Exhibition “Cultural Identity and Collective Memory,” conceived and planned by Professor Pedro Carvalho de Almeida, with students participation of the “Strategic Design” class, Design Course at the University of Aveiro. Work also published in “Search Megazine”. – 2005
- Distinction for the final phase of the contest Philips – “Lights of the future”, with proposed LED sconce. – 2003
- Participation in the 7th international multimedia festival, video and photo – Festivideo – in the area of ​​multimedia with interactive animation titled “semiotics in interactive digital media.” – 2003