JOSÉ GALANT is ink&coda 4.1’s featured artist.
José Galant received formal training at the Fine Arts and Graphic Design School “Groc” in Barcelona (Spain) and the “École supérieure des Beaux Arts” in Perpignan (France). He has also obtained a post-graduate degree in 3D Computer Graphics at Escola d’Informática i Oficis de Barcelona and a second post-graduate degree at the Autodesk Training Center of Barcelona. Since then, his works have been collected by private clients and public organizations in various countries throughout the world including USA, Mexico, Spain, Austria, Italy, Greece, etc. He has received the Contemporary Austria Art Award for ‘Imaginative Conception” from the MAMAG Museum of Blindenmarkt (Austria).
His artwork has been featured in several international art magazines and books such as Aesthetica Magazine, Sachet Mixte, MAMAG Museum’s Book, LandEscape Art Review, Art Reveal Magazine, Creative Boom, Hidden Treasure, etc. Galant has been participating in art fairs in the United States and Europe like ArtExpo New York, Art Shopping París, Wohnen & Interieur Vienna, 1st International Mail Art Mirano in Venice, and the Contemporary Art Salon of Montreux. He is currently represented and started collaborations with galleries in USA, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
Galant’s multifaceted work ranges from modern surrealism artworks of Steampunk Science Fiction, and Art Nouveau Fantasy genre to 3D Geometric Abstractions. He alternates between traditional techniques in acrylic or watercolour painting to augmented reality. The project on which he is working right now, called “Imaginary Destinations,” is a personal metaphor of the 3D virtual worlds.