FRANCESC CONGOST TOR

Painter of silences and empty spaces when people leave. Corners standing in time like prisoners of its history. Paint with soft, velvety and warm colors until it melts into an enveloping atmosphere. He is an urban chronicler of what remains when people leave.

Francesc Congost Tor study graphic design at the Llotja school in Barcelona. Begins exhibiting in galleries since 1985.

He has been awarded in several rapid painting competitions and competitions such as the Lleida International Drawing Fair and the Fedipica Drawing Award in Madrid, as well as in poster design competitions.

Although the artist works exclusively with pastel painting, he has also been the author of lithographic works, has been a graphic designer and illustrator for the educational world.