Guilherme Secchin was born in 1959, in Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil. Guilherme started painting at the age of ten. In 1978, he lived in Pennsylvania (USA), where he studied watercolors in the Butler County Community College, and he has not stopped painting and drawing ever since. He lives in Rio de Janeiro, where he attended to Professor Luiz Ernesto drawing classes in the Visual Arts School of Parque Lage. Since 1982, he has had his work shown in many individual and collective exhibitions in Brazil, United States, France, Italy, Germany, Colombia, Mozambique and Ecuador. His paintings are part of several private collections, museums and institutions in Brazil and other countries.