Rafael Studart is an architect by training, but he once went to design after a period studying furniture in Milan.

Created within a joinery, it designs its pieces reinforcing the human aspect of the design, seeking a tactile link between user and product as a way of extending its useful life, creating stories and affective memory.

The front of Tarugo Design, won awards as the Object Brazil and participated in exhibitions at the Museum of Art and Design (NYC), Museo Amparo (Puebla - Mexico) and Oscar Niemeyer Museum (Curitiba).