Anversal is an information design firm based in Barcelona. Our work system covers all the steps of a renewal process: analysis, design, production (libraries, templates, stylebook), implementation, and training. We offer communication solutions and develop editorial projects aimed at clients who seek tailored and quality attention, regardless of their size.
Olga Lamas (Barcelona, 1971) has been working in newspaper design for more than 15 years in countries such as Argentina, Brazil, El Salvador, Portugal, France, Italy, Estonia, Croatia, and Spain. With a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), she was trained as a designer in La Vanguardia, French weeklies Le Nouvel Economiste and L’Express, and the renowned studio of Milton Glaser in New York. Between 1998 and 2008 she worked as a designer in Cases i Associats.
Olga alternates her professional activity with teaching Journalism at Pompeu Fabra University, where she also runs a Master in Newspaper Design, and at Elisava School of Design. She has also contributed as a judge for the SND in 2002 and 2011.
Víctor Gil (Sabadell, 1975) graduated from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and began his career working for the Graphic Design department at La Vanguardia, Barcelona. After spending a year in Mexico with a scholarship at the Tecnológico de Monterrey, he joined Barcelona-based studio Cases i Associats in 1999. In ten years, he was involved in more than 30 projects in nearly 20 countries with different know-how.
Between 2005 and 2006 he worked in London as art director for The Independent on Sunday, occupying the same position in 2008 for Romanian daily Adevărul, where he also took responsibility for training the art department.