Victor Escandell Ribas

Victor Escandell Ribas

“Claiming multiple styles as another form of authorship”.
Born in Ibiza and graduated in Graphic Design by Massana School of Barcelona, ​​began his professional career as illustrator in 1989 working for the animation production company D’Ocon Films Productions.
For more than 15 years, has collaborated with El Periódico de Catalunya, and he has also illustrated El Mundo, El País and La Vanguardia newspapers.
Since 1994 he has collaborated with the many advertising agencies, illustrating graphic and TV campaigns, both nationally and internationally (McCann Erickson, Delvico Bates, TBWA, Euro RSCG, Bassat / Ogylby, SCPF *, FMRG, Casadevall Pedreño, Morera Design, etc.) .
In the publishing world he has published numerous illustrated books, both for children and adults (Fischer, Promopress, Planeta deAgostini, Medical Trends, The Galera, Parramón, Thames & Hudson, Dwie Siostry, Teide, Contrapunto, Versos y trazos, Bang! , La Oveja Roja, PAU, etc.), and thanks to his varied stylistic registers, he also collaborates as illustrator for institutions and companies.
In 1998, he founded Alehop, a graphic design and illustration estudio.
He has been awarded several times for his work in prizes as: Junceda, Anuaria, Daniel Gil and ÑH05 of Journalistic Design.
In 2007 he was selected as Catalan-speaking author by the Institut Ramon Llull for the exhibition of illustrators at the Frankfurt Book Fair. In 2017 he has been selected as a Balearic author by the Institut Ramon Llull and the Institut d’Estudis Baleàrics, for the exhibition of illustrators at the Bologna Book Fair.