The Spanish photographer and designer Ferran Freixa was born in 1950 in Barcelona. He studied drawing and painting from 1965 until 1968, moving into photography in the 1970s. His photographs are of everyday scenes in Spanish life, documenting communal spaces and buildings. His work is critically-acclaimed and in the collections of the National Library of France, the Institut Valencià d'Art Modern and the National Museum of Catalan Art.
In 1962 the photographer designed the Nagoya collection and joined the Association of Industrial Design of Fostering Arts and Design as a design partner.