Silvio Pequeno, a.k.a Throwing knives is an illustrator based in Brazil. His universe is composed of elements from tattoo, film noir, burlesque, circus and graffiti. Silvio works mostly with illustrations for t-shirts and has had clients such as the magazine "Capricho" and "Rolling Stone Br". He has also participared in some T-shirt contests, such as "Camiseteria", "Teefury", and a nationally famous store, "El cabriton." Silvio has recently featured in blogs and digital magazines, such as Juxtapoz, inkbutter, supersoniceletronic and viacomit. Silvio began painting murals in his hometown, while studying fine arts. After that, he migrated to the digital world, but without leaving the ink and paper. For about two years he had his own brand of t-shirts and art collective called "El Rey". He has lately been dirtying his hands with handmade silkscreen, producing his own posters and t-shirts.