Gustavo Ferrari is an artist and a historian from Buenos Aires. He has been working as a Fileteador and a signpainter since 2001.
Gustavo has participated in several projects in town such as Abasto neighborhood: Paseo del Filete, Corazones Vivos, first Open Air Fair of Urban Art and many more. His artworks can also be found in several Remarkable Bars of the city like El Banderín, El Hipopótamo, El Colonial, La Academia and La Flor de Barracas.
In the last decade he has started showcasing the Fileteado style around the world. He has since done this at Letterheads meets, Tango festivals and various design events in the USA, Canada, Europe and Asia. He made demonstrations, lectures and workshops in London, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Oslo, Saint Petersburg, Toulouse, Warsaw, Moscow, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Lima and Tokyo.
photo by Alfredo Rougouski