José del Nido was born in 1959 on Cornellà, Spain. In 1976 joined the Cornellà Art School, where he started to learn his early technical expertise in the world of drawing and painting, although his base is practically self-taught.
In 1980 he started to publish his first covers in several local fanzines and do publicity works for different firms of the region. After a time, he made contact with Norma Editorial, which started to include his working as an illustrator and export their work outside of Spain. Now, he exposes in little rooms of Barcelona and province in individual and group exhibitions.
Nowadays, he combines illustration editorial with advertising.In the field of fantasy illustration he continues linked with Norma Editorial, with which he has published their covers in several European countries.
His illustrations have been covers in collections like J. Sinclair, Vampira or Editorial Planeta.
In publicity, he has made works for companies like Nestlé, Frigo or Eroski. He has also collaborated with J. Ramón Domingo in projects like Terra Mítica or Port Aventura.
Nowadays he lives in Sant Joan Despí (Spain), where he has his studio.
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