João Januário (Santarém, 1995) graduated in Technical Fashion Design from Escola de Moda de Lisboa, and established his first contacts in the industry, under Reality Studio and Litoral ateliers.
2016 and 2017 marked the international experience at Études (Paris) and CMMN SWDN (London). Back in Portugal, he joined Alexandra Moura's studio, and later in 2018, Marques'Almeida as a Garment Technologist.
Today he works as a Product Developer. In parallel, the Fora de Jogo project is born, as a creative getaway from everyday life, and a return to the elementary study of Fashion Design.