Olá. I'm Carlos Bocai, a passionate Brazilian multi-disciplinary designer based in NYC. I naturally enjoy immersing myself in a project to seek a unique visual solution and create brand experiences with a meaningful impact.


◯ Awards


The Design Kids Awards

2019 (New York)


Latin American Design Awards

Student Branding

Manda Memes

2019 (Peru)


Latin American Design Awards

Finalist Student Editorial

O Banquete

2018 (Peru)


Latin American Design Festival

Young Talent

2017 (Peru)


12th Brazilian Graphic Design Biennale


2017 (Brazil)


12th Brazilian Graphic Design Biennale

Santos Portugueses

2017 (Brazil)


11th Design Week PUC-Rio

O Banquete

2017 (Brazil)


10th Design Week PUC-Rio

Design Principles & Practices

2016 (Brazil)


10th Design Week PUC-Rio


2016 (Brazil)



◯ Featured


The Design Kids

March, 2019


Creative Doc

January, 2019


Mindsparkle Mag

May, 2018


Creative Doc

May, 2018


The Design Kids

April, 2018



◯ Education


PUC-Rio - Pontifical Catholic

University of Rio de Janeiro

Visual Communication

2012 — 2017


Bezalel Academy of Arts and

Design (Jerusalem)

exchange program

2015 — 2016


Middletown High School

(New York)

exchange program



A. Liessin Scholem Aleichem

(Rio de Janeiro)

middle—high school

2005 — 2012


◯ Workshops


Design & Music

DIA Studio

2018 @ LADFEST (Peru)


Design & Love

Atolón de Mororoa

2017 @ LADFEST (Peru)


Text Invader

Onur Yazıcıgil

2015 @ Bezalel (Israel)


Fashion Marketing

André Caravalhal

2014 @ IAJ (Brazil)


◯ Languages


portuguese (fluent)

english (fluent)

spanish (advanced)

hebrew (medium)





Carlos Eduardo Braverman Bocai is a graphic designer from Rio de Janeiro based in New York City and currently working as a designer at &Walsh. In 2019, he won The Design Kids Awards and the Latin American Design Awards in the Branding category. He graduated in 2018 in Visual Communication at PUC-Rio. In 2015 he had an exchange experience at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem, Israel.


From 2018 to 2019, he's worked at creative studio Gretel as a design intern. Prior to that, He has worked at Junior Enterprise PUC-Rio and Brazilian creative studio TUUT between 2016 and 2017. In July 2017 he had an exchange experience at Atolón de Mororoa in Montevideo, Uruguay, considered studio of the year by the LAD Awards 2016. In February 2017 he was selected among 18-30 years old designers from all over Latin America as a young talent and made a presentation in the 2016 edition of Latin American Design Festival in Lima, Peru. In October 2017 he co-founded Anywhere Studio with Julia Aguiar, working remotely with the construction and management of brands, mainly in the art, culture and fashion fields.


His practice crosses different disciplines, from brand identities and strategy, typography and editorials to exhibition design. In his work, meaning and aesthetic walk together. He believes in design as a powerful voice, interested in projects with social relevance and that impact the society in a positive way. Also, he thinks that collaborations are enriching and constantly attempts to collaborate with different people of varied perspectives.



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