António Carmo was born in 1949. He studied Paintig at the School of Decorative Arts Arroio António in Lisbon. Portuguese traditions and ethnographic themes are always present in the works of this painter, born in Madragoa, in full Old Lisbon. In forty years of career was also devoted to the illustration of articles in newspapers and books of Portuguese authors. It is currently exclusive artist of Japan Arts Bank and Galerie Albert I in Brussels.