about me...

I am Claudia Cárceles Román, the artist behind Papaver Art.


Originally from Spain but currently living in the small Caribbean island of Grenada, working as a medical illustrator for St. George's University. 

I am biologist, graduated from the University of Girona, Spain in 2014 and obtained a master in Scientific iIlustration in 2018 by the ZUYD University and Maastricht University, the Netherlands. 

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I am experienced in traditional techniques such as watercolor, graphite, color pencil...

Recently immersing myself in the world of 3D and animation using programs such as Zbrush and Cinema 4D. 
 

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EDUCATION

Graduate in Biology by the University of Girona, Spain. 2010-2014
Master in Scientific Illustration by the ZUYD Univeristy, the Netherlands. 2016-2018

SOFTWARE EXPERIENCE 

Adobe Photoshop,                        ZBrush
             Illustrator                        Horos
             InDesign                        Cinema 4D
             After Effects
             Premiere Pro

 

EXHIBITIONS & PUBLICATIONS 

'Illustrating for animal conservation. Recovery of dugong population in the Andaman and Nicobar islands.'                     ISBN 978-94-92741-08-0 Master thesis of Scientific illustration, Maastricht 2018.

                 A PDF version is available, contact me.


Dugong cover illustration  - Selected as a finalist in the Illustraciencia contest 2018.
                  Exhibited in the National museum of Natural Sciences, Madrid. December 2018.


Bald uacari - Published in the book "Primates. Biología, comportamiento y evolución".

                  Miquel Llorente Espino. Editorial Lynx. June 2019. 9788416728145 (p.147)

Luffa aegiptiaca - Highly commended, Margaret Flockton award 2020 Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

Mona monkey - Selected as a finalist and special mention on the 8th edition Illustraciencia, 2021.

References and porfolio are available under request. 

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Science and Anatomical illustrations

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Portraits

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Animations

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Infographics

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Educational material

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Design