Miguel Barros was born in Lisbon in 1962. Studied at IADE (Art and Design Institute), where he completed his bachelor's degree in Communication Design, in 1984. Was responsible for design of several pieces of Vista Alegre, and screenprinting editions for Technal and Chicco. The Painting ends up becoming his sole activity. He participated in over forty collective exhibitions and solo exhibitions of some relief. Is represented in several public and private collections, both in Portugal and abroad, including Spain, France, Germany, India, Mozambique, Angola, Norway, United Kingdom, Brazil and USA.