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Diego Abreu

Diego Abreu

Diego Abreu - Brazil based illustrator

Colourful, dynamic and nuanced, artwork by the Brazilian illustrator Diego Abreu demonstrates his excellent eye for both composition and detail. Using a wide variety of techniques, he’s very flexible creating everything from contemporary hero pieces to classical portraiture and even fantasy illustrations.
With a strong background in graphic design, Diego understands the creative process and how to create impactful visual communication. Clients enjoy the way he shares his creative process with them, bringing his ideas and energy to every brief and creating something new and different. He works with brands from around the world. His main influences go back centuries and include great painters such as Rembrandt, Rubens and Caravaggio, although he’s also inspired by contemporary artists like Sattu Rodrigues, Adhemas Batista and Greg Rutkowski. Diego has a degree in Social Communication from Universidade Federal Fluminense in Rio.

Approach

A digital painter, Diego uses Photoshop and Paintstorm Studio to combine handcrafted brushstrokes and shading with modern graphics. His process begins with research and exploration of the composition and ends with a detailed finished artwork.

Style

Diego’s style is always exciting, expressive and colourful, however the look and feel of each piece varies from traditional and realistic to modern and graphic.

Languages

Fluent in Portuguese with good English.

Client list

Diego’s clients include CNN, Free Fire, Chicago City Hall, Mark Cavendish, O Boticário, Philadelphia 76ers, Miami Hurricanes and more.
Diego Abreu
Basketball
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Commercials for Nike's Air Jordan shoes
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Poster for Netflix's Wednesday series
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Anthropomorphic waiter painting
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Holiday card for Samsung Smart Things - Cheil Worldwide Inc.
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Lidl Finland ad poster by Diego Abreu
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An Old Man in Military Costume painting
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Portrait of Brazilian motorsports driver Ayrton Senna
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Conceptual poster on Amazon Rain Forest for POSTed Studio
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Fantasy Booyah! art for Free Fire
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Havaianas' diversity concept artwork
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The Floratta Rose fragrance packaging design
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A beauty product of Floratta L'Amore
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Card illustration of Babe Ruth for an NFT project
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Nike's Air Jordan shoes promotion
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Diego Abreu
Campaign idea for the Zara brand
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Concept art of the downfall of protagonist Walter White
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Idea for the Nike Fly Shoe Commercial
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Digital painting of the fictional character Hatter
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Willie Mays card for NFT project
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Portraiture of American musician James Brown
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Time magazine cover about the Russia-Ukraine war
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Ian McShane as Mr. Wednesday for the American Gods
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Ragnar Lothbrok, from Vikings by Diego Abreu
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Depicting of American actor and producer Brad Pitt
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Helena Bonham as Marla Singer in the Fight Club
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Concept of the moment when Eve admires the fruit from the tree
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