Marcelo Azeva (Rio de Janeiro, March 8, 1972) or Marcelo Azevedo dos Santos is an Artist, Graphic Designer and Digital Painter. He stood out as a designer in the Brazilian Air Force. Marcelo is the first digital artist to become a Member of the Brazilian Academy of Fine Arts , where he occupies free seat 39 (patronymic of Rafaello Sanzio), he also serves as Secretary of the Deliberative Advisory Council of the Brazilian Academy of Fine Arts.

Marcelo is the winner of two national cultural contests in the area of design for choosing a commemorative symbol. From 1994 to 1998 he was professor of artistic design for students of the Air Force Training Course for military specialized in Drawing. He worked as a designer and visual coordinator at the Air Force Symphony Concert of 2018-2019. He is the designer and artist of the Historic Hall of Ala 11, in this space is portrayed part of the history of Brazilian Transport Aviation.

His works are exhibited in Wing 11 (in the historic hall). He is the Designer responsible for the artistic creation of the website thechocoband.com.

AWARDS:

  • First place in the Cultural Competition to choose the Commemorative Symbol of the 50th anniversary of Brazilian Aeronautics Sports Commission (Rio de Janeiro – Brazil), in 2017.
  • First place in the Cultural Competition to choose the Commemorative Symbol of the 75th anniversary of Brazilian Aeronautics Central Hospital, in 2017.
  • Honorable Mention: Brazilian Aeronautics Central Hospital (Rio de Janeiro – Brazil), in 2017.