Pedro De Kastro is born in Lisbon in 1971. At 19 he enlists as volunteer into the Portuguese Paratroopers. Several driftings later, he reinitiates his autodidact studies. In 2001, PDK goes to Sarajevo representing Portugal in Drawing at the Tenth Biennial of Young Creators of Europe and the Mediterranean. At the end of that year, he leaves the Old World crossing the Atlantic and the Equator towards South America, more precisely Brazil, where he lives until today.'