Frederico Penteado is a maker, and either a globalised liability or an asset, depending on the region of the globe and its climate. Since 1999 he has participated in group exhibitions and in 2004 formed a co-operative studio with fellow illustrators, designers and animators, working as freelance illustrator for magazines,newspapers and books in his native Lisbon . Moving to London in 2006 he resumed his painting practice and undertook a Master of Arts at City and Guilds of London Art School. He currently lectures Animation and Illustration at Huanghuai University in Henan (China) and continues to produce artworks in both traditional and digital mediums and animated film with fellow artists. Currently represented by Siger Gallery London he also serves as perpetual chairman of Three Legged Bird productions.