Meritxell Duran

I have worked as a teacher in schools like Escola Eina, Escola Massana, Elisava, European Institute of Design, IDEP (Barcelona), Tarragona School of Art, Barcelona Central University, Lille School of Art (France), Logroño School of Art, and for the Illustration Course of Albarracín (Teruel). I have also given conferences in these same schools and in the Picasso Museum (Barcelona), in Puertas de Castilla (Murcia), and in the inaguration lecture of Escola Eina 2011, amongst others.

As regards press illustration I have worked for newspapers like La Vanguardia, El Mundo, Diari Avui, El Periódico de Cataluña, El País, International Herald Tribute, Woman and Qué Leer amongst others, and I have had the following solo exhibitions:

  • “No Huyas Cobarde!”, Sala Sombrerers, 1997 (Barcelona).
  • “Besar o Morir” (“Kiss or Die”), Sala Vinçon, 1983 (Barcelona).
  • “Criatures de Companyia”, Iguapop Gallery, 2006 (Barcelona).
  • “Caramboles”, Berger Gallery, 2011 (Barcelona).

I have also collaborated with companies such as Estudio Mariscal, Audioconsultores, Nani Maraquina, ImaginaComunició, Villar-Rosas, Summa Comunicación, Renault Design Barcelona, Barcelona and l’Hospitalet Town Halls, Generalitat de Catalunya, TV3, Alemany Xocolatiers, Cacaolat, and I have won the prizes Ciutat de Barcelona (1999), Junceda d´Illustració (2004) and the Beca Vegap, (2003).

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