We open the doors to our house on Saturday, June 2nd, so you can get to know all the things that define us, from the knowledge and talent of
We open the doors to our house on Saturday, June 2nd, so you can get to know all the things that define us, from the knowledge and talent of our professors, to our facilities and avant-garde technology.
During the Open Day we will show you our different academic programs: the Official Design Degree, the Bachelor in Smart Design, and the masters and postgraduate courses of different disciplines, in addition to our new Bachelor in Digital Humanities and the Formative Cycles of Higher Degree by EFPA.
(Saturday) 10:30 - 12:30
The links between design and culture, mediation, the market and material production are the keys that define the thinking of Norberto
The links between design and culture, mediation, the market and material production are the keys that define the thinking of Norberto Chaves, a fundamental figure in international design theory and criticism, who will visit ESDi on June 11 in the framework of of the “International Design Seminar” organized by the Autonomous University of the West (UAO), of Colombia.
Chaves’ conference, entitled “Design management, designer or customer function?”, Will deal with one of the most important stages of any design process, which transcends the different work methodologies and design specialties. Chaves will also be accompanied by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, Director of the UI / UX Master of ESDi, Mario Caicedo of the UAO and Dr. Raquel Pelta.
Expert in corporate image and advisor to companies and institutions at the level of strategy, identity and communication, Chaves specializes in design theory, and his publications The office of design (2001), The invisible design (2005) and The corporate image (1990) ) are reference readings when thinking about design from a cultural perspective, understand the link between practice and social reality, or define corporate identity.
For his part, Huerta has a PhD in Project Engineering, as well as a Master’s Degree in Interaction Design, and has published in indexed scientific journals as well as having participated in international design congresses linked to new business models, technology based on internet and design management.
Caicedo, meanwhile, is Master in Plastic Arts with Emphasis in Graphic Design, specialist in Organizational Communication and is part of the Department of Advertising and Design of UAO, and Pelta works as a design historian, doctor from the Faculty of Fine Arts of Barcelona , with additional training in geography and history.
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(Monday) 09:00 - 14:00
On Monday, June 11 from 17:30 to 20:30 pm ESDi and EATM will hold a masterclass at the Barcelona Design Week where proposals will be presented related to sustainability, responsible
On Monday, June 11 from 17:30 to 20:30 pm ESDi and EATM will hold a masterclass at the Barcelona Design Week where proposals will be presented related to sustainability, responsible design, waste recycling related to design and more. As part of the free masterclass, Nuria Acosta and Ane Castro, founders of the ZER brand and winners of the Samsung EGO Innovation contest, will do a live demonstration of textile 3D printing.
ESDi professor and CICLUS CEO Tati Guimarães will also be participating. Guimarães is internationally recognized for her projects of innovative concepts such as “emotional sustainability” and “packaging with second life”. The teacher and entrepreneur will teach how to apply eco-design and its unique concepts in their projects.
Gemma Armengol, owner of White Line, a sustainable fashion showroom that works responsibly with local and artisanal production, Santi Mallorquí, of Organic Cotton Colors, a sustainable fabric supplier, and Sylvia Calvo, of Sylvia Calvo BCN and the Sustainable Fashion Association of Barcelona will also be participating.
Where: EATM, Passeig de Gràcia 114 pral., Barcelona
When: June 11th, from 17.30 to 20.30
(Monday) 17:30 - 20:30