Miguel Montaner's work
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Hi. I'm Miguel Montaner, an illustrator living in Barcelona that works creating illustrations for editorial and commercial use. I like to spend the day exploring the balance between form and content in visual communication. If any time left, I'm probably becoming obsessed with .
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Contact
For commissions in the U.S. and Canada, please contact Ella Lupo at Purple Rain Illustrators:
ella@purplerainillustrators.com
@purple_rain_illustrators
Selected clients
The New York Times, Time Magazine, M&C Saatchi, The Washington Post, SHOP Magazine, Transport For London, DeAgostini Italia, The Boston Globe, WIRED, Venmo, Adweek, Computer Arts, Emirates, Financial Times, General Electric, HSBC, Fast Company, MIT Technology Review, Harvard Business Review, Royal Academy of Arts, among others.
Awards
Communication Arts in 2021, 2019 and 2014,  Society of Illustrators in 2020 and 2019,  World Illustration Awards in 2021,  ÑH in 2020,  Laus Bronce in 2019,  American Illustration in 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014,  Arte Laguna Prize (Biennale of Venezia) in 2017, 3x3 Annual in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015 and 2014,  Applied Arts Awards in 2018, 2017, 2015,  Creative Quarterly in 2016, 2015 and 2013,  and Prosperity Illustrated Contest in 2013.