Peris Puig
Joan Peris Puig

Peris Puig, is a landscape-painter. He grew up in an artistic environment related to the advertising world. Since he was a child he had a motivation for drawing. He studied at Escola d’Arts I Oficis Artístics Pau Gragallo where he learned about drawing techniques, perspective, colour, aquarelle, inks and other subjects.
Once trained, Peris Puig joined different teams of the most prestigious advertising agencies in Barcelona. During this period, he combined this job as a graphic designer and the drawing art. As a graphic designer Joan Peris is recognised for his great work.
In 1990 he started painting as a professional specialized in oil painting with spatula. He has never used brushes so he can get his own personal textures. He has never left this technique.

Joan Peris Puig taking a coffee
Joan Peris Puig.

Badalona, 2016.

In the very beginning of Peris’s career Antoni Botey played an important role , so he was the one who saw that his work was following the criteria of the classical modern landscape school.
Peris Puig admires the great masters of catalan landscape of the nineteenth century.
His technical level is seen in the colours of his paintings. In the author’s work there is a common thread which is the expression, the poetry of light and colour. In all his works the painter gives great importance to the drawing, the arrangement, the colour and the texture, in this way he expressing therefore the warmth of the light.
Peris Puig says that Mediterranean landscapes are his passion. La Costa Brava, Menorca, Mallorca and Sardinia. The sea is always close to him and his work. As he says, the sea is an inexhaustible source of life and inspiration.