CHICO MARGARITA is a designer of artistic pieces of furniture, whose mission is to bring out the unquenchable beauty, unique enchantment and the well-being that stems from nature.
As founder of OPHICINA SÃO FRANCISCO, he fulfils this purpose. It brings the opportunity for people to have a close and emotional relationship with their furniture and their environment, helping to make these places more enjoyable and pleasant.
As an Industrial Chemical Engineer by training, he worked as a consultant in several companies, providing his knowledge and experience in logistics, processes, quality control and management.
In 2002, he took his first cabinet-making course. After extensive training and considerable reading of international literature, he became familiar with the practice of Brazilian and international artists and decided to follow his great passion and in 2017 he opened his studio.

“Committed to BEAUTY, true EMOTIONS  and to the DIVINE.
Work based on intuition and inspiration.
It is a continuity of those who have  come before and taught us all we know.
A tribute to the trees that show us, bit by bit, their importance, grandeur and individuality.
A journey that is just beginning …”