Juan Carranza was born and raised in Bilbao. Later, he moved to San Sebastián where he remained for seven years until returning to Bilbao, where he lives today.
He mainly paints with oils, but he also draws with pencil, coloured pencils and pastels. Lately, he is beginning to use acrylics for the entire painting or mixed with oils.
He studied Fine Arts at the University of the Basque Country.
He was taught by the well-known painter Sol Gorbea, from Bilbao.
2018 Sky gallery arts - "Torso & dorso y almas al desnudo" - February 8 - 25 - Barcelona (Spain)
2017-2018 Galeria Fariza – Exposición colectiva Navidad November 15 – January 7 – Getxo (Spain)
2017 Arte contemporanea Forli-Cesena – October 27 - 30 – Cesena (Italy)
2017 Donostiartean-International Art Night Market – July 20 – 23 – San Sebastián (Spain)
2017 The Artboxproject project – June 15-18 – Basel (Switzerland)