Òscar Garriga ‘Coragre Artist, Catalonia 1961
Begins to create his imaginary universe in the first years 60. With only some few springs illustrates the Catalan popular tale -Patufet- to the school. In the 70 of the hand of the cartoonist Antoni Aynè initiates his first happen in the world of the drawing and the Comic, to pursue his studies -in full teenage rebellion- to the School Massana of Barcelona 1977-82 where
learns painting and engraving, is when overcome his timidity that begins to take part in
contests,fairs and exhibitions showing his ironic character and surrealista, in
a time that the fight against the dictatorship is present in any place of the country.
Of this period highlight his paintings matèriques of Popsurreal.Also
it assists to the workshops of Comic of Rodolfo Pastor and of Raúl Capitani engraving in
the years 80. His facet Rocker and poetic begins to win terrain to the drawing and
publishes -in the 90- his first LP as a Coragre in full effervescence of the Rock sung in Catalan.. It is necessary to put the accent in his collaboration in the world of the radio waves, to Radio Mataró to the years 80 and to Radio Arenys, Radio Malgrat of and Radio Cerdanyola to the years 90
With the new century takes part in the itinerant exhibitions of the Supermarket of Art
American Prints Mallorca, Barcelona, la Corunya, Valladolid, Bilbao and Madrid.
In the 2003 realises his portal Web Imaginari -Coragre Art... Read More