JOAN HERNÁNDEZ PIJUAN
b. Barcelona, Spain 1935-2005
Pijuan is considered one of the most important Spanish contemporary artists. He studied engraving and lithography in Paris, and his work often was included in abstract style. Among his works "Estampas de la Cometa" and "Espacios de Silencio."
Pijuan was named academic of Fine Arts in 1997 and was awarded with the National Award of Graphic Art in october, 2005. He also was a Professor in University of Barcelona.