Paco Roca at CaixaForum Barcelona
Curating by Paco Roca for Fundació “La Caixa” Cultural Department
Divendres amb… (Fridays with…) are encounters with artists and other groups that are prominent in their field. They present their work and talk about their artistic background in a casual and humorous tone. On the 29th of May 2015 Paco Roca was the guest artists at Barcelona’s CaixaForum.
Paco Roca (Valencia, 1969) is an author of comic and illustration. Among his works include “El Faro”, “Arrugas” (Wrinkles) (National Comic Award 2008 and 2012 Goya for best screenplay for the film version directed by Ignacio Farreras, who also won the Goya for best animated film), “Las calles de arena” (The streets of sand), “Emotional World Tour”, “El invierno del dibujante” (The cartoonist winter) (winner of the prize for best screenplay and best work in the Barcelona Comic Fair 2011) and “Memorias de un hombre en pijama” (Memoirs of a man in pajamas), published in El País Semanal since 2013. with his latest work, “Los surcos del azar” (the furrows of chance), has won the national award for best work in the Barcelona Comic Fair in May 2014.