Judit Canal

Judit Canal

MEDIUM: Illustration, Mixed Media
CITY: Barcelona, Spain

ABOUT THE ARTIST
JUDIT CANAL is a young Spanish designer specialized in fashion design, but illustration is what makes her world go round. Her aesthetic approach reflects the duality of things: She focuses not only on the inherent nature of the product, but also on its exterior pattern, not only on city life, but also on the urbanite’s need for nature in a metropolitan environment. This is how her creative illustrations fill with unexpected details and come to life.
Her heritage can be felt in her Mediterranean themes, her aesthetic eye for city specific skylines, characteristic rooftops, floor tiling, and façade patterns. Her playful confrontation between different textures and materials give the impression of digital illustrations, but all her exposed works are, in fact, made with pencil, gouache, pen and felt pen.

IN MY OWN WORDS
“My grandmother was an abstract painter and her work inspired me to express myself through my drawings since childhood. The way I give life to my illustrations is through fashion design, where creativity is based on a figure, limited by the measurements of a body and a certain trend; in this way I transform my drawings into prints for clothing. However, illustration has always been my passion. It is where I feel free to imagine idyllic and impossible situations in order to portray them. My illustrations seek to give beauty to things that w ...


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