Brosmind is a studio based in Barcelona founded by Juan and Alejandro Mingarro in 2006. Their style is fresh and optimistic and always combines fantasy and humor. Their illustrations have been awarded with the most prestigious international awards, like Cannes Lions, Clio, Eurobest, Graphis, Sol, CdeC, Laus, among others… They are the most published spanish illustrator in Luerzer’s Archive during the last ten years and recently were selected for Luerzer’s Archive Special 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide. The brothers have work for clients such as Nike, Microsoft, Virgin, Gillette, Honda, Land Rover, Volkswagen… but their universe is not fully understood without their personal artistic projects, like Brosmind Army, Brosmind RV and Brosmind City.
Juan (1978) and Alejandro (1981) were born in Huesca, Spain. As children, they were already a creative couple and spent their time drawing comics, building vehicles for their toys and making home movies with a domestic camcorder. In 2001, Juan graduated in Pharmacy at the University of Barcelona. Then, he began to study Graphic Design at Elisava Design School. After graduating he joined the advertising agency Villarrosas. In 2006 his short movie “Hitchcock devoured by the birds” won a Bronze in the Output Awards 06. Alejandro studied Industrial Design at Elisava Design School in Barcelona. He also studied in Holland at Arnhem University of Art and in London at Central St. Martin’s School of Art. He graduated in 2003 and received the Injuve Design Award which recognizes most promising young spanish designers. In 2004 he joined FABRICA, the Benetton Research and Communication Center in Italy. In 2006 they got together again and founded Brosmind Studio.