Wagner was born, raised, educated, and currently resides in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Earning a degree in Fine Arts at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro and a Masters degree in Print and Pattern Design at SENAI-CETIQT, Wagner has a love and passion for all things surface design. His work is diversified and eclectic, with patterns that ally shapes and colors, in a simple language that is both graphic and cheerful. As a lover of photography, Wagner delights in elaborating patterns using his photos as an inspiration. His work has been sold all over the world, as well as published in various books and magazines. His designs can be seen anywhere from stationery and swimwear to interior designs.