2018.02.01 - 2018.02.14

Javier Peña, Director of ELISAVA, gives a lecture in Bogotá on advanced materials

Javier Peña, General Director of ELISAVA and Scientific Director of ELISAVA and Materfad, will give a lecture on ‘Materiales avanzados para un cambio de paradigma’ (Advanced materials for a change of paradigm) next Friday, February 2 at the Universidad de los Andes, in Bogotá (Colombia).


Lecture by Japanese graphic designer Katsumi Komagata

The Master’s Degree in Illustration and Comics of ELISAVA invites Katsumi Komagata, a worldwide reference in the design of children's books, including tactile and sign language books. Komagata will give the lecture 'The books were born', in which he will explain some details of his creative process. Tuesday, February 6.


The exhibition of the Master’s Degree in Photography and Design 'Greetings from Barcelona' arrives at ELISAVA

Postcards are lying souvenirs, fictions created for tourists. Starting from this premise, the students and teachers of the Master's Degree in Photography and Design of ELISAVA subverts the postcard format to show the Barcelona that you will never see in the souvenir shops.After passing through the DOCfield 2017 festival, the exhibition now reaches ELISAVA. Opening next Thursday, February 1 (7 p.m.)

Ezio Manzini directs the global project 'Design for City Making' in the framework of DESIS Lab ELISAVA

The aim of 'Design for City Making' is to investigate how design for city-making can play a role in regenerating urban fabric. The initiative will include activities in cities like Shanghai, Milano, New York, London or Barcelona.


Our students exhibit in the old La Modelo prison their robot portraits of those attending BCNegra 2018

Are you suspected of reading a crime novel? If you attend the BCNegra 2018 police literature festival these days, you may end up seeing your robot portrait in the exhibition on Sunday 04/02 at the old La Modelo prison. The culprits? The students of the Master's Degree in Illustration and Comics of ELISAVA, who throughout the week draw robot portraits of the writers and attendees of the event.

Sold out at the ELISAVA conference "City2City: Bangkok and Barcelona" in Bangkok

More than 3,000 people attended the talk given by Arianna Mazzeo and Viviana Narotzky, co-directors of the MasterLab in Service Design Systems of ELISAVA, at the Bangkok Design Week 2018. The conference focused on the role of citizens in the design of the cities and the possible export ofthe Barcelona model.


Helena Sbeghen, student of the Master in Illustration and Comics, author of the mural in the new imagin Café

imagin Café, new cultural space of the center of Barcelona at the service of technology, creativity and music, host the mural of the student Helena Sbeghen of the Master's Degree in Illustration and Comics by Elisava. 1,200 squaremeterswith a regular programme of concerts, workshops, talks and exhibitions. More information.


Round table of the MUDIC on the limits and the evolution of the concept interface

The Master's Degree in Design and Communication (MUDIC) presents the book ‘Las leyes de la interfaz. Diseño, ecología, evolución, tecnología’ (The laws of the interface. Design, ecology, evolution, technology), by Carlos A. Scolari, teacher of this programme. Wednesday 14 February.

Exhibition of Materfad at ARQUITECT@WORK on future trends in the wood sector

'Future Woods. Earth & Mars' presents how the wood will be in the future on earth and how it would exist on Mars for architectural and interior environments. The materials center Materfad (FAD + ELISAVA) will show at ARCHITECT@WORK fair the main trends in wood, renewing its interest in favor of innovation, sustainability and design.


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