UGODIMAURO

trying to introduce myself simply,
but clearly this ain’t easy.

 
 

introduction

multi-disciplinary creative strategist based in asia since 2011, specialized in brand strategy and activation, with a fascination for everything visual, especially photography, typography, textures and moodboards.

 

personality trait

creative ocd with an eye for details and a drive for emotional experiences, constantly seeking a creative utopia in-between grids and dreams.

 

sides

born photographer, former long-distance bicycle rider, half-marathon runner, reborn freediver, music enthusiast, occasional dj, seasonal nomad, everyday mover, vegetarian eater, functional food addict, humanitarian philanthropist, and problem-solver.

 

make it short

a critical and analytical mind aiming to raise social awareness for the greater good of the people, communities and sustainable businesses through a process of conscious creativity.

 

twelves stories of me

 

01

i rode shanghai to hangzhou back-and-forth by bicycle in 36 hours because i was bored on weekend.

02

i rode taiwan from taipei to taipei anti-clockwise by bicycle in 7 days during typhoon season and had to spent a night sleeping in a countryside 7/11 for shelter.

03

i rode from tokyo to kyoto by bicycle in 4 days and ended up in jail for 6 hours for not packing my bicycle as the rule said in the train back to tokyo.

04

i rode jeju island anti-clockwise by bicycle in 3 days and had to spent the night sleeping in a wrecked building for the same typhoon reason.


05

i started street photographying bangkok one day and ended up learning muay thai with underpriviledge teenagers in the slum of khlong toey for the next seven days.


06

i did a one year solitary exploration through the slums of manila, cebu and davao in the philippines to sharpen my understanding of the world we live in, and that took me another year to get over it.


07

i foster a family of 9 living in Baseco the happyland, so-called ‘poorest’ underprivileged and most drug affected urban community of manila, and make it my priority to rush to western unions medical bills need to be paid.


08

i portrayed the endangered eagle of the philippines for audubon society less than a meter away and completely lost my shit when the bird looked at me. Photo on demand.


09

i semestrially travel to mindanao to defend the right to education of my hundreds soul brothers, Lumad children, indigenous of the Philippines.


10

i dream to become an early 40 retired farmer, freediver, and photographer


11

i love seeding lemon sprouts.


12

I am spiritual, horse, taurus, 29 and still counting.