Hi! My name is Bruno Leo Ribeiro. I'm a Brazilian Sr. Art Director from Rio de Janeiro, optimistic, curious, heavy metal fan, husband, and the best work I've done are two small humans called Arthur and Angela.

I've been working and learning with some of the top advertising agencies in the Brazilian industry, such as Lew Lara / TBWA and Fischer & Friends, and internationally at hasan & partners Helsinki, Havas Helsinki and freelancing for agencies such as Fallon Prague and KKLD Berlin (WPP Group). I'm currently working at Mirum Agency Helsinki.

In more than 10 years, I have worked with clients like Fiat, Renault, LG, Helmann's, Nestlé, Fazer, Nokia, Stockmann, Valio, among others, and also doing personal projects like "Music Emojis", "Advertising NFL", "Album Cover Cover" and "Advertising FC".


I've been honored and nominated in some of the most important advertising festivals, such as: Cannes Lions, One Show Interactive, New York Festivals, Eurobest, Epica Awards, Effie Awards, The FWA, Cresta International New York, among others. I am member of The FWA Jury and I was member of the preliminary jury of the Cresta New York Awards 2012 and Ad Stars, South Korea 2017.

What to expect from me? Curiosity and passion.

Feel free to contact me at 
or call me at +358 (0)44 9100 986

Find Me Around

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- Cannes Lions (3 Shortlists) - Promo & Activation, Outdoor & Direct.
- One Show Interactive (1 Bronze Pencil) 
- New York Festivals (1 Silver) 
- Cresta International Advertising (1 Award)
- Effie Award Finland (1 Gold and 1 Silver)
- Eurobest (1 Bronze)
- Epica Award (1 Silver)
- Guldägget Sweden (Golden Egg) 2013
- The FWA (1 Site Of The Day)
- Red Apple Moscow International (1 Silver)
- El Ojo de Iberoamérica (1 Bronze)

- The FWA - Since September 2015 
- Ad Stars - Preliminary Judge, 2017
- Rating Runet (Russia), 2017
- Cresta Awards - Preliminary Jury, 2012 
- Vuoden Huiput (Best of Finland), 2017

Additional Honors & Awards

- Wave Festival (1 Silver) 
- Digital Communications Awards (Best Viral)
- Colunistas Brazil (1 Gold) 
- Colunistas Brasilia (1 Grand Prix, 4 Gold, 1 Silver)
- Vuoden Huiput Finland (3 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Shortlist)
- Adforum ACT Responsible Selection 2017
- Voitto Finland (Social and cultural series)
- MTL Finland (Campaign of 2015 & International Campaign)
- Grand One Finland (1 Winner and 2 Honorary Mentions)
- Golden Hammer Latvia (1 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- Golden Drum (2 Gold, 1 Shortlist)
- PIAF Awards (2 Shortlists)

Sr. Creative / Art Director at Mirum Agency Helsinki, Finland - Dec 2017 - Present
Sr. Creative / Art Director at Havas Helsinki, Finland - Sep 2016 - Dec 2017
Sr. Art Director at Hasan & Partners, Finland - Mar 2011 - Apr 2016
Sr. Interactive Art Director at Adjetiva, Brazil - Sep 2008 - Mar 2011
Sr. Interactive Art Director at Talk Interactive, Brazil - Mar 2008 - Aug 2008
Art Director at Lew,Lara / TBWA, Brazil - Apr 2007 - Mar 2008
Art Director at Fischer America, Brazil - Apr 2006 - Apr 2007 
Art Director at Bees Publicidade, Brazil - Jul 2005 - Apr 2006
Art Director at Agência Plá, Brazil - Sep 2004 - Jul 2005 
Interactive Art Director at Digital Mediavox, Brazil - Jul 2004 - Sep 2004
Web programmer (Freelancer) at INdT (Nokia Institute), Brazil - Jun 2004
Web Programmer and Art Director at Metrópole Design, Brazil - Aug 2003 - Jun 2004
Web programmer (Freelancer) at AgênciaClick Isobar, Brazil - July 2003

Some Interviews & Press

TIME, 2012: Interactive Finnish Coffee Shop Puts Internet Users in Control
Gizmodo, 2012: Annoy This Free Coffee Shop's Patrons From the Safety Of Your Browser
BBC News Europe, 2012: Finnish design festival's internet-controlled cafe
PSFK, 2012: Internet Controlled Cafe Makes Users Understand The Power Of Design
Correio Braziliense, Brazil 2014: Interview about Project Album Cover Cover
The Creators Project, 2014: Album Cover Covers: Reimagines The Art Of Iconic Records
Classic Rock Lifestyle, n° 24 - Italia, 2014: Cover Art: Time is Rock.
Creative Bloq, 2014: Album artwork of the week: 'Album Cover Cover'
Design Taxi, 2014: Art Director Gives Popular Album Covers A Redesign
Digiday, 2014: Art director side project: Soccer uniforms for ad agencies
Creativity by Ad Age, 2014: If Agencies Were Football Teams
PSFK, 2014: Device Dispenses Beer When Two Strangers Charge Their Phones Together
Creativity by Ad Age, 2014: What if Agencies Were NFL Teams?
The FWA, 2015: Interview
Mashable, 2015: Artist pays homage to the rock 'n' roll gods by turning them into emoji
Laughing Squid, 2015: Legendary Bands and Musicians Reimagined as Emojis
Design Taxi, 2015: Art Director Creates Emojis For Popular Bands And Musicians
Talenthouse, 2015: Get To Know: Bruno Leo Ribeiro
The Guardian, 2015: Finland's national emojis feature headbanger and naked sauna-goers
TIME, 2015: Finland Is Launching a Special Set of National Emoji
CNN, 2015: Naked saunas, headbangers and old phones: Finland embraces emojis
Fox News, 2015: Finland's interesting choices for national emoji
Eunoia by Carolyn Hadlock, 2016: I asked Bruno Leo Ribeiro why he does personal projects
The FWA, 2016: Meet The FWA Judges: Bruno Leo Ribeiro
Fast Co.Create, 2016: Preteen YouTube Make-Up Tutorials Turn Sinister In These Child Rights PSAs

This is a personal portfolio and contains published and unpublished conceptual ideas developed for previous clients. All rights reserved. © Bruno Leo Ribeiro 2016.