Clovis was born in south of Brazil in the city of Farroupilha, RS in May, 1953.
From an Italian family of musicians, paintings and photographer and being engineer by profession, always was/is in contact with music and paintings as well as technology. He started on the world of plastic arts when a friend in Brazil, Pedro Echavarren, an Uruguayan plastic artist invited him to enter in this wonderful world of art, rising his skills and taste for fine arts.
Developed his own ways of painting inspired by great artists mainly on the modern art and expressionism style as well as African themes . His constant visits to wide variety of Museums in Europe, Asia, Africa and America and the opportunity of living in several continents, gave him a special taste for bright color, collecting ideas and observing techniques to inspire his current works. Mix of themes, keep him working with happiness and unlimited inspiration.