Jesús Del Hoyo Arjona
jesús del hoyo arjona
the college commitment to quality in graphic design
Jesús Del Hoyo Arjona is aikidoca and a graphic designer with 40 years of professional practice who starts self-taught. Doctor in fine arts / design from the University of Barcelona (UB) and extraordinary doctorate award. He is Professor of graphic design projects of the UB, in addition to teaching classes and subjects in the Faculties of Fine Arts and Biology, also regularly collaborates in a timely manner, as a teacher and researcher, with other national and international institutions. Since 2007 he is the dean of the Official Graphic Design College of Catalonia.
Consultant, consultant and researcher in training, design and communication projects in different programs and projects financed by the European Union, he has also collaborated with non-profit social organizations with roots and social objectives. He is a tutor of doctoral theses, focuses his research and activities on the usefulness of design as a tool for transformation, communication and knowledge creation, whether considered from very specific aspects or specialties such as information design, corporate design, and lyrics be typography or calligraphy and its global presence in the social environment. As cross-cutting approaches or perspectives that focus on parameterization, evaluation, design criticism, structure and professional development. He has been recognized for his work in the United States, Germany, Finland, Japan, Mexico, Bolivia, to name a few countries.
He is Professor of graphic design projects of the UB, in addition to teaching classes and subjects in the Faculties of Fine Arts and Biology. Since 2007 he is the dean of the Official Graphic Design College of Catalonia.
He has promoted the interuniversity journals of research in indexed graphic design, “grafica“, and has participated with articles and collaborations in other publications, among which Art, Grr, Experimenta, Gràfic, Gremi, Arte y Diseño stand out. His works and projects have been published in Novum Gebrauchsgraphick, Design Journal, Print, ADGráfica, Anuaris bcd del Disseny a Catalunya, CreativityNews. He has been awarded several awards, among which ADI Selections, Design Excellence to the European Regionnal Design Annual, Highest Design Quality in the German Prize for Communication Design organized by Design Zentrum of Nordrheim Westfalen, Award Merit of the Art Directors Club of New York, Final Review at the Japan Design Foundation, was recently invited to participate in the Beijing’18 GraphicArtExhibition.
Don’t miss the conference by Jesus del Hoyo at Congrés Gràfic at GRADA inside graphispag:
- Conference – Jesus del Hoyo:
Thursday, March 28th, from 10:15 to 11 h.
“Graphic design, from a simple activity to a committed discipline.”
View the programm of conferences and Masterclass of GRADA Congrés Gràfic.