Kauê Barbosa

Kauê Barbosa

Art Director at Africa DDB
São Paulo, Brazil

About me

Kauê Barbosa is a Creative Art Director at Africa DDB and a fixed member of The FWA Jury. 

In the last decade, he worked at some of the best agencies in the world, like Grey Brazil,
AlmapBBDO, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, and Wunderman Thompson.

He has also been on special projects with agencies such as White Rabbit Budapest and
Saatchi & Saatchi Middle East as a Global Creative Art Director Freelancer.

Kauê was part of projects for clients like Uber, Volkswagem, Havaianas, Audi, Volvo,
Jhonny Walker, WWF Hungary, Cadillac, Stella Artois, Amazon Prime, P&G, and many others.

His work has been recognised by the main advertising awards around the world, including
Cannes Future Lions, Clio, Andy Awards, New York Festivals, ADC, One Show, Mobius, Ad Stars,
FWA, Awwwards, and many others.

In 2020, he was the 7th best Art Director in Brazil and 96th globally,
according to the Lürzer's Archive ranking.

  • Portuguese - Native
  • English - Basic


Art Director
São Paulo, Brazil
September 2020 - Present (8 months)
Jury Member
United Kingdom
January 2020 - Present (1 year 4 months)


Art Direction

September 2016 - Present (4 years 8 months)

Other professional activities

White Rabbit, Budapest

Global Creative Art Director - Freelancer
January 2018 - Present (3 years 4 months)

PHNX 2021, Paris

Awards Jury Member

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