Carlos Dias, also known as ASA, was born in Porto Alegre and now lives in São Paulo. He is a self taught artist and came to painting and street art as a means of self www.insurerwatch.net expression. He has illustrated vignettes for MTV and sings in the bands Polar rock and Caxabaxa. He is known as one of the early post-graffiti artists in Brazil, his handmade adesivos (stickers) have become known in many cities in Brasil and the world.
His work is playful and spontaneous, paintings on canvas, boards and other materials, even bizarre ones like children's party paper plates.