Houda Bakkali is an international visual artist and art director based in Barcelona, Spain. Her colourful artwork has been exhibited worldwide and her techniques and creative process have been recognized by different institutions and international magazines. Her first artwork dates back to 2008. 
She has been exhibited in Paris, Madrid, Cannes, NY, Barcelona, Lorca, Córdoba, Biarritz…, and she has been honoured with awards from the American Illustration (NY), Graphis Awards (NY), London International Creative, Paris Design Award, Creative Quarterly (NY), New Talent Award at the International Festival Artist of the World in Cannes, etc. Likewise her artwork was selected for the United Nations campaign #UNCOVIDBRIEF19, among others distinctions.
She has a long professional career in visual communication, PR and marketing. Expert in Communication, her academic training was completed with a MA in Corporate Communication, MA Digital Marketing, a Specialization University Program in Advertising & PR and an Expert University Degree in Scientific Communication & Journalism. ​​​​​​​Likewise, Houda has been specialized in post-production, cinematography and multimedia design.
She has worked for different companies and international institutions. For ten years she has been collaborated with the Ibero-American Organization for Science, Education and Culture (OEI), developing a project about health and communication which was recognized with the WIS certificate.
Houda Bakkali is the founder, editor and art director of the international publication Cóctel Art Magazine, the co-founder, editor and art director of TravellersandCo and the CEO & founder of the multimedia creative studio La Bonita Digital.