The confluence between his training in stage design and dramaturgy, combined with musical and theatrical training as a singer and actor, provide Ignasi Cristià with a multifaceted vision when it comes to approaching projects. This special artistic sensitivity is reflected in the creativity of his spatial interventions, which take into account the perspectives of both professionals and visitors. He has a well-honed ability to conceptualize projects, making them attractive and easy to understand for the target audience, without sacrificing precision in how the content is treated.
His teaching abilities have also led to work as a professor of the aforementioned subjects at different higher education centres:
Professor of acting for singing students at the Conservatori Professional de Música de Badalona; Visiting professor for the Master’s Degree in Cultural Heritage Management and Museology at the University of Barcelona; Visiting professor in the History Department at the University of Barcelona; Visiting professor at the Institut del Teatre in Barcelona for a quarterly course; Visiting professor at the Institut del Teatre to direct the conception, design and production of Catalonia’s stands for the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space; Masterclass at the IED Centro Superior de Diseño de Madrid; Guest lecturer for ANABAD (Spanish Federation of Associations of Archivists, Librarians, Archaeologists, Museologists and Documentalists); Lecturer for the team of public employees at the Diputació de Barcelona who work in cultural heritage; Guest of the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona for the series “Llegir l'escena” with the set designer Sebastià Brosa; Guest lecturer for the interior design conference at the Escola d'Art i Disseny de Reus; Master class at the Escola Massana de Barcelona; Guest lecturer for the Subdirectorate General of National Museums of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport of the Government of Spain; Lecturer for the presentation of the Sant Salvador Pavilion at the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site in Barcelona; Presentation with Eva Martínez at the Faculty of Economics and Business at the URV (Universitat Rovira i Virgili); Speaker at the VII conference of the Xarxa de Museus Marítims de la Costa Catalana, among others.
- Degree project prize from the Institut del Teatre (class of 1989).
- Honourable Mention for the project Die Zauberflöte by W. A. Mozart (Association of Friends of the Opera of Oviedo), 1990.
- Ciutat de Barcelona Prize 1998 for dramatic arts for Romy and July.
- Auriga 2013 award for the best exhibition on the ancient world for El poder de la bellesa.