Mexican painter, sculptor, illustrator and stage designer. He was self-taught when he took up painting in 1956 with the encouragement of Diego Rivera, but from 1956 to 1960 he studied graphic design with Gordon Jones. During those years he worked in an Abstract Expressionist manner, although he soon incorporated figurative elements and, from ...
Margarita González Arredondo
Spanish, 20th – 21st century, male.
Born 1950, in Valencia.
Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, illustrator, poster artist, designer. Scenes with figures, interiors, landscapes, still-lifes, animals.
Javier Mariscal studied graphic art in Barcelona before collaborating on various newspaper cartoon strips. He lives and works in Valencia. Over the years, his production has become diversified and he works as a graphic artist, designer, stylist, logo designer, furniture designer, painter, poster artist, draughtsman and sculptor. In a light tone, he applies himself to recreating his era in brightly coloured images, with its fashion, frippery and frivolity. He frequently takes Barcelona as his theme, adopting different techniques including acrylic on paper, paint on glass and paint on fabric. He created the character Cobi, mascot for the ...