latest works

  • About

    Known for the international reputation of award-winning editorial design and visual identity, Santana’s work comprises of the design and redesign of publications across the world. He is currently Director at Axel Springer SE in Germany, where he designed and redesigned various products of the group. In the last 15 years, he has made different contributions for more than 30 media companies from Europe, South America and The Middle East.

  • Awards


    His work has been awarded and recognized several times by the The Society for News Design (USA), European Newspapers Award, ADC Germany, Esso, SIP and others. Santana has also served as a judge for The Best of Newspaper Design Creative Competition (SND) in New York.

  • Where is Saulo?

    Where is Saulo?

    (speaking engagements, workshops, consulting projects, trips)
    2019: Berlin – Florence – Chicago – Freiburg – Vienna – Paris – Buenos Aires
    2018: Zurich – Montet – Hamburg – New York – Rio de Janeiro – Vienna – Buenos Aires – Paris – Bern – Florence

  • “what best defines visual storytelling is the combination between visual narrative and emotional reaction”