Barcelona Fine Art by Enric Miralbell in Sitges

Enric Miralbell Creus

Catalàn artist and designer of great creativity (1951), has contributed to the present day design sector, both national and international. After his studies at the well known “MASSANA ART SCHOOL” in barcelona, his path in interior, furniture design, and the applied arts has lead him to become a multi-disciplined creator.

Frist prize winner of the NATIONAL AWARDS OF YOUNG PAINTERS 1970 in which he has since then, never cease to work in. His iniciative has lead him to apply painting techniques to many diverse fields such as design, illustration, and publicity, to name a few.

During the 70`s he established himself in london and milan where he worked in illumination design. Upon returning to barcelona in the 80`s he co-founded the group P-30 where he created the collection “Atmósfera”. Which consisted of objects of furniture and lighting, followed by a beautiful collection of models for window displays which captured the attention of important designers of that period.

His evolution continued with EEM studio where he specialized in back drops for cinema and publicity set designs. Very much demanded by many national and international producers of commercials, in the 90`s he continued experimenting in design. Creating objects like the “ODA” collection which suggested organic forms inspired by nature that has developed thru the years into the unique style of Miralbell.

One of his last projects, known as “SOUTH SEAS”, presented in 2002 and present commercilized, incorporates elements of illumination and furniture, shows his interest of transforming wood into moldable material, without resistant to the author`s imagination.

His last studio location was in Sitges, a coastal town near barcelona, where his painting techniques have acquired a special role. A fusion of realism with photographic techniques and images always using a pictorial outline, with digital effects, whose themes shows daily lives representing people and places close to him , such as friends, animals, particular characters and places.

Enric passed away on August 28, 2011.


  • 1962 - Award winner” Nacional de Pintura joven”. Barcelona
  • 1966 - Art studies at “ Escuela Massana” . Barcelona
  • 1969 - CUB, Founder team Shop-Studio. Barcelona
  • 1970 - DON Design shop. Barcelona
  • 1972 - STD H&L. Editorial Creative studio. Barcelona
  • 1974 - RED-OFF. Editorial Redaction studio. Milano
  • 1976- CREATIVE WORKS. Graphic studio. Milano
  • 1978 - Lighting design. Proposal. Vermezzo. Italy
  • 1980 - P-30 Founder team: Lighting and accessory collections.
  • Mannequin Collection
  • Scenery “Atmosfera” furniture collection. Barcelona
  • 1987 - Cial Group for Design. Founder team. Promotion and commercialization
  • 1990 - EEM-Studio Enric Miralbell: Publicity cinema-BackDrops
  • Art Director TV, books illustration and press
  • Design furniture collection ODA
  • 1992 - Painting – Art Objects. Exhibitions and galleries in Montpellier and Paris
  • 1996 - Objects Laboratory. Founder team. Shop-studio-furniture design works
  • 1997 - Painting. Ibiza
  • 1999 - ZOCO Shop gallery. Furniture and art objects
  • 2002 - Lighting and furniture collections SOUTH SEAS. For Move Lab.N.Y. USA
  • 2002 / 2011 - Personal work