Esther Miquel is a multidisciplinary designer living in Barcelona, Spain. Her career has encompassed both visual art and graphic design. In recent years she had worked on various projects focused on creative direction and editorial design within the fields of visual art, architecture, and fashion for cultural institutions, businesses and individuals. Her approach is determined by a keen interest in texture, shape, light and typography, concepts and ideas are developed along these lines with a particular focus on artistic sensibility and experimental design. She likes water. Founder of Maderapatio.
Clients and Projects: CCCB (Contemporary Cultural Center of Barcelona), Arts Santa Mònica. Contemporary and multidisciplinary art space, Camper, CoNCA (The Catalan National Council for Culture and Arts), Bd Barcelona Design, Generalitat de Catalunya. Departament de Cultura (Government of Catalonia. Cultural Department), Barcelona City Council, La Virreina, BLANC Festival, Mercat de les Flors. Contemporary dance center of Barcelona, Sant Andreu Contemporani (SAC), Vola, Expo de Zaragoza, Lagencia, OD, Jungmaven, Smith & Cult, Anaïs & Dax, BYOB, Met.room Foundation, Festa del Grafisme, Mercado de Navidad Tropical, Konvent.0, HEX Clothing and more.
Collaborated with: Mediapro Exhibitions, ExitDesign, Mike Swaney, Yannick Val Gesto, Bendita Gloria, Carol Montpart, Dani Navarro, Ramón Úbeda, Massimiliano Bomba, Benjamín García Saxe, Edu Martinez Piraces, Marti Canillas, Ken Seeno, Juan Areizaga, Jose Porroche and Shawn Paul Tan.
Workshops, Lectures and Exhibitions: Link Art Center, Spazio Contemporanea, Italy, 2017 // NFC Digital Art Biennale in Wroclaw, Poland, 2016 // Undertrains. ANNEX Art Social Space NYC, 2015 // Embassy Opening Berlin, 2015 // Tallers Oberts Poblenou (TOP), Espai M, 2014 // Sand-Tech at Loring Art, 2014 // It Narratives at Franklin Street Works (USA), 2014 // Mercado Tropical at El Steinvorth (Costa Rica), 2013 // Immaculada at Contemporary Art Center Vilanova (Spain), 2012 // Konvent.0. Cal Rosal, 2012 // Ciphertext at Fiesta del Grafismo, 2011 // BYOB BCN at Met.room Fundation, 2011 // Sant Andreu Contemporani, 2011 // The Private Space (Spain), 2010 // Bouil’hot by Ambiguous & Lamono. Vallery, 2010 // This is Munhon at Miscelänea (Spain), 2010 // Hacerlo sólo no es lo mismo, Espacio Menos 1 (Spain), 2009 // International Graphic Design Festival of Chaumont (France), 2008.
Always on the look out for new and exciting projects and collaborations.
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