Elías Taño (1983). Graphic artist. Starts working in various design studios and advertising agencies in the Canary islands, Barcelona, and Valencia, having been formed in these three places respectively. In 2011 starts (or back, or, better said) to draw. He has illustrated book covers for books (Bromera, Viruses, Tiger of Paper...) and articles in various journals (Linus, Catarsi, Ekintza Azuzena, The Jump, Diagonal...). Within the poster has also developed works for music bands, unions, festivals, plays, conferences, etc Created with the artist Carla Chillida, the group of political theater Atirohecho in 2011, in which he develops the signage and the
traditional animation as a resource theatrical and audiovisual. The animations have served for theatrical productions of the company and for other productions (Theatre of the Neighborhood, Institut Valencià de Cultura...) and music groups (Maluks).Part of silk screen workshop The Militia, from where he produced artwork in this technique. At the same time, continues to expose alone or in a group in different spaces, painting murals in places such as Italy, Poland, Chile, Guatemala, Mexico, and the Valencian Country, Euskal Herria or the Canary islands. As well as traveling through different encounters a separate edition for Europe.
And as a teacher, giving classes in the Masters of Illustration of Barreira and the UPV, both in Valencia. Has just published a book compilation of his posters and drawings, published first in Italy as Reati di Carta (Edizioni Il Galeone, 2019) and in Spain as Crimes of Paper (Daring Editions, 2020). Form part of the collective I Sell Gold, association that organizes Stall, festival of self-publishing, graphic and sound for Excellence in Valencia. So as part of the APIV (Associació de Professionals de la Il·lustració Valenciana).