Marina Bortoluzzi was born in Florianópolis, Brazil where she graduated in Advertising. She has lived in Fort Collins, Colorado; in Porto Alegre, Brazil where she did a post-gradution in Fashion Marketing; and in Florence, Italy, for a specialization in Cool Hunting at Polimoda. She has 15 years experience in Advertising working as Planner and Trend Researcher for brands like Ambev, Fox, Itaú, C&A, Multishow, Grendene, Coca-Cola and Google. She was forecaster of blogs like Protein, Sense Worldwide and JWT Intelligence. She studied Contemporary Art at MAM and Art Curation at Belas Artes in São Paulo. She was a speaker at SXSW 2014 and curated exhibitions in São Paulo, Berlin and Moscow. After 7 years living in São Paulo, she is now a gypsy with Instagrafite, living every month in a different city.
Marcelo Pimentel was born in São Leopoldo, Brazil where near there in Novo Hamburgo studied Advertising at Feevale. He has lived in Porto Alegre, Brazil and after in Buenos Aires, Argentina; and in São Paulo, Brazil working as Art Director for online and offline projects and as a Social Media Strategist. He has more than 15 years experience in Advertising helping brands like O Boticário, MTV, People+Arts, Warner, Nestlé, Crush, Discovery, Vale, Nokia, Levi’s, Bis, Lacta and Petrobrás. He was a speaker at SXSW 2014 and curated exhibitions in São Paulo, Berlin and Moscow. After 8 years living in São Paulo, he is now an explorer with Instagrafite, planning where to live next in the world.