Since very young, he was dedicated to the Arts and Sports. He began writing at 14 years old and painting at 16 (watercolours and Chinese Ink). In that time, he had published some short stories and poems in several magazines and papers.
In the secondary School, were a Founder and Publisher of the Magazine "The Bantalas" entirely dedicated to the Arts (Art Painting, Photograph, Prose and Poetry) and participated in a contest of Art Painting whose objective was the creation of a poster commemorative of the anniversary of the MPLA obtaining the 1º place.
His interest by the painting avenged until 1986, time in that personal problems caused to stop having started again painting in the year of 2002. From 1986 to 1999 it was involved in several musical and theatrical projects as a technician, musician, producer and director, writing several adaptations and two original pieces.
He loves experiencing new techniques and ideas in Art Painting, being strongly influenced by the African art and by the work of Salvador Dali. He particularly love to work with figurative art.
He have several works displayed in public places and it is represented in several private and official collections in Portugal, Russia, France, Spain, Brazil, UK and Angola.
English:Recall Memory, Oil on Canvas (101 X 76 cm) - Xesko's existence in Angola and the time lost somewhere turned in a memory retained in the retina conjugated in the present and in the past. (In exposition in a public place - Military Hospital of Belem - Lisbon/Portugal)