52nd edition

José Juan Bigas Luna

Born in Barcelona in 1946, he founded in 1968 the design studio « Gris » ; he was art director there until 1974. He was at the same time professor working with the design and communication schools Eina and Elisava, as well as member of the INFAD committee and associated to the ADI-FAD group. His work was exposed at the Dali Museum in Figueras and included in private collections. He worked with José Luis Fabriga Poveda MD to create departments of « Recovery through Art therapy ». From 1972 to 1976, he was member of the « Barcelona Grup », a spanish film export organism that he co-founded. He directed two short films before his first long feature, « Tatuaje » (1976).