Workshop with Ben Wilson

RE-THINK RE-BOARD. Workshop with Ben Wilson and Andre Klauser

How can we find opportunities which had not even occurred to the manufacturers? With the aim of reconsidering Re-board material, the designers Ben Wilson and Andre Klauser have worked together with the students of the Master of Product Design Labs in an intense week-long workshop. The search for new uses and applications for this material challenged the young designers to carry out a [...]

WS Jack Mama

Designing a more natural future along with Jack Mama, Creative Director of VHM Design Futures and Studiomama

It has been calculated that by the year 2050, 70% of the population will live in urban areas. With the great majority of inhabitants living in large cities like Tokyo and London, grave doubts have been cast on our future connection with nature. The potential for design to resolve this kind of problem is clear, [...]


IED and FSH present James Mather Masterclass

Film Sound Hamburg and James Mather for the first time in Milan for the Masterclass in cooperation with IED Sound Design. From May 16th to 18th IED hosts James Mather Masterclass, an acclaimed British sound designer who has worked as sound supervisor on movies like Sherlock Holmes, Chicken on the run, Wallace & Grommit, Clash [...]


Ableton University Tour @IED Sound Design Milano

On May 6th IED Milano hosts Ableton University Tour second Italy  date, presented by Dario Piana (Ableton certificated trainer and IED Sound Design teacher) Are you looking to use Live for your degree? Or maybe you’d just like to explore music between classes? Get hands-on with Live 9 and Push during the Ableton University Tour. [...]

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Solo concert for Piano City Milano 2014   18th May 2014 – H: 11.30 Teatro Dal Verme Via San Giovanni sul Muro, 2 For the first time in the evolving success of Piano City Milano, the internationally recognized pianist Irene Veneziano is collaborating with the young professionals of the Master in Arts Management of IED [...]

Ilustres 2014

Illustration Holds its Big Party in the IED Madrid: Ilustres 2014

The latest trends and the most creative illustrators will go hand in hand at the IED Madrid from the 22nd to the 25th of April, during the second edition of Ilustres, a cycle dedicated to graphic illustration which includes lectures and workshops. Lovers of this discipline have an appointment at the palacio de Altamira. PROGRAMME Tuesday, 22nd of April [...]

Grants Intensive MA 2014 Banco Santander - IED Madrid

Winners of the Banco Santander Scholarships for Intensive Masters in Design, Fashion and Communication

From the IED Madrid, we announce the names of the winners of the scholarships for the Intensive Masters in design, fashion and communication of the IED Madrid promoted by the Banco Santander. Congratulations! These masters have semi-attendance-based programmes with online content and another attendance-based section, condensed into a short time period (April – July, 2014). WINNERS Intensive Master [...]

Milan Design Week 2014

Students and former students of the Masters of Design and Innovation at the Milan Design Week 2014

Once again, the Masters of Design and Innovation are present at the essential design event in Italy, the Milan Design Week. A week during which design floods every corner of the city, thanks to a series of activities and displays around this disciplines. Between the 8th and the 13th of April, Milan brings together established and emerging creatives [...]

Minale Maeda Studio

Give and Take with the Minale-Maeda Studio in the

Poised halfway between the creation of useful products and artistic expression, the Minale-Maeda studio, is composed of the designers Kuniko Maeda (Tokyo) and Mario Minale (Naples), who came to the Master of European Design Labs to carry out the Give and Take workshop. The work by Minale-Maeda is located on the dividing line of  apparently opposed multiple realities, with [...]



Within a multi-sensorial experience, IED and Ducati present some installations of shadow art, a form of sculpture that is not formed traditionally by moulding materials, but is the result of shadows generated to celebrate that undisputed symbol of style and personality: the new Monster 1200.A design of light and shadows enriched with sounds that take [...]

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