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IED Spain’s academic offering includes undergraduate degrees, master courses and continuing study programs It includes all areas of design and communication, with the aim of providing the technical expertise and skills that the labour market demands, and will demand in the future.
Two IED Barcelona alumni at New York Fashion Week
Prisca Vera Franchetti (PRISCAVera) and Luis De Javier will showcase their collections on 13 February at 6 pm and 14 February at 8 pm, respectively (local time in both cases)
Marc Sanz Pey, finalist at the Hyères Festival
The IED Barcelona alumnus is one of the 10 designers shortlisted from among 800 candidates in the prestigious competition for young fashion designers
IED Barcelona, design partner in the Gracia neighborhood
Pasarela, the catering establishment in the Gracia neighborhood formerly known as El Molinet, has a new logo and interior design carried out by IED Barcelona
Nautical design racking up awards
De Antonio Yachts, by two IED Barcelona alumni, wins the most sought-after award in the European nautical industry for the second time
IED Madrid and the Loewe Foundation promote a debate on contemporary craftsmanship
IED Madrid and the Loewe Foundation have organised a colloquium on contemporary crafts with members of the LOEWE FOUNDATION Craft Prize Committee of Experts.
IED Barcelona expands XR Lab equipment with Pico
Two more models of virtual reality glasses: the Pico Neo 3 Pro EYE and the Pico Neo 3 Pro.
Welcome Event Master-IED Barcelona
For students of IED Barcelona’s Master’s, Postgraduate and Specialisation Courses programmes (January intake).
Art meets Sustainable Fashion and Inclusive Design - Las Manuelas Art Series
Las Manuelas - Art Series is the newest edition of the Las Manuelas Project supported by IED
IED Barcelona’s master’s degrees in fashion and interior design recognized in the Financial Magazine rankings
This recognition highlights the work of the school as a driving force behind innovation and talent through design training.
Five innovative solutions to important health challenges
Devices to detect visual problems in developing communities, provide geriatric care in rural areas, and diagnose lung cancer in its early stages.
IED Barcelona students aim to revitalise Paseo de Gracia with “Dissenyem comerç”
Its objective is to promote local commerce in the city thanks to the transformative power of design.
Two IED Barcelona projects recognised by INSPIRED IN BARCELONA
The international digital promotion platform INSPIRED IN BARCELONA has highlighted the creativity of two projects that rethink the future of food waste in its Inspired Picks section.
"Visions of a Phygital Future", the exhibition that seeks answers to a fashion trend towards more immersive digital experiences
Five students from IED Madrid's Master's Degree in Digital Fashion show at HYPER HOUSE the results of the research they have developed during their studies at the school.
The short film MAPÁ wins the IED Madrid Award for Best Art Direction at Notodofilmfest
Kris Tsai is the artistic director of this short film, a story about love, understanding, generosity, companionship and unconditional dedication.
20 years of a collective dream through design
IED Barcelona has been consolidating its position as a driving force behind innovation and social well-being through design education. "A collective dream" is a faithful reflection of this spirit.
IED with ActionAid for a creative contest: designing practices to address the food-climate nexus at urban level
The project, together with Municipality of Milan, is part of Food Wave, to raise awareness and activate young people against climate change and the nexus with food systems. Deadline: December 22nd 2022
New European Bauhaus and Istituto Europeo di Design work together in a hackathon around the concepts of beauty, togetherness and sustainability.
IED's commitment is to apply an innovation approach to creative economies through the training it provides in its centers in line with the NEB's themes and action priorities, sharing values, methodologies and tools.
Anticipating future design scenarios
IED Barcelona organised the round table "What's the next point?" in a bid to imagine what future design scenarios will be like from the perspective of training, taking the city of Barcelona as a case study.
Celebrating two decades of history of IED Barcelona
On the occasion of this celebration, “A collective dream” will be showcased; a display through the history of the school by way of outstanding projects carried out by its students.
Metaverse: Fashion Phenomenon, a lecture by Giovanni Ottonello
IED was holding a creative lecture on the occasion of Moldova in Fashion Conference on November 19th 2022
Carolina Galeazzi, IED Barcelona student, winner of the Foodture Sustainable Innovation Awards with Ex•Tĕrra
The Ex•Tĕrra project by IED Barcelona student Carolina Galeazzi has won one of the Foodture Sustainable Innovation Awards.
IED in Design Week Puebla 4th Edition: "Pertenencia", November 4th to 13th, 2022
IED collaborates in this edition of DWP through a virtual conference given by Alina Emira, Fashion Director at IED Kunsthal Bilbao
IED WINNERS AT ARTS THREAD GLOBAL GRAD SHOW WITH GUCCI
We are happy to communicate IED winners within the Global Design Graduate Show - Arts Thread 2022 in partnership with Gucci
IED in “El Conocimiento se viste de Moda-Business Meeting in Colombia
From October 26th to 27th, IED will participate in the Business Meeting, “El Conocimiento se viste de Moda”, organized by the Bucaramanga Chamber of Commerce of Colombia
Our students’ projects go global with the Graduate Fashion Week
IED sponsors 20 portfolios of 20 students of IED Barcelona and IED Milano.
IED AND MODALISBOA JOIN FORCES TO SEARCH FOR THE NEW TALENT DESIGNER
IED at the 59th Lisboa Fashion Week: a physical and metaphysical space
IED goes global with the Graduate Fashion Week international in Mumbai
IED brings alumnus Luca De Prà to the Graduate Fashion Week International in Mumbai and sponsors 20 portfolios of 20 among its best students
REVERSO BY IED ALUMNUS FRANCISCO LARA AT DUTCH DESIGN WEEK 2022
We will take part in the Dutch Design Week 2022 (DDW22) supporting the exposition of the project Reverso, by IED Alumnus Francisco Lara. The exhibition will take place in Eindhoven from October 22th to 30th.
Scholarship Competition Undergraduate Courses 2023-2024
44 Scholarships for IED Undergraduate and Foundation Courses in Italy and Spain
Master's Degrees Scholarship Contest - September 2022
IED’s three sites in Spain: Madrid, Barcelona or Bilbao, launch 7 Scholarships for the Academic year 2022/2023
Different visual identities for a pilot project at the Palau de la Música Catalana
IED Barcelona kicks off the new academic year with its 20th Anniversary celebrations
A very special start, with the date of 19 September marking 20 years since we opened our first centre in the city.
IED in CADi- Latin American Design Congress LATAM 2022
From September 21 to 25, IED will participate in the 4th edition of CADi 2022: Pluriversos, organized by the Faculty of Art and Design of the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (PUCP).
REPARTO Studio wins the Allianz EGO Confidence in Fashion award at the 2022 MBFW
Reparto Studio, the fashion brand established by Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design graduates Ana Viglione and Margil Peña, won the third edition of the Allianz EGO Confidence in Fashion award, presented on the 18th of September at the 2022 edition of the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.
Luis De Javier’s “Toro” design worn by Beyoncé
Our Alumni Luis De Javier has dressed the artist for the art work of her last album.
Coming soon IED in the sixth edition of Visual Merchandising Workshop Latin America, México 2022
Next September 22nd & 23rd, IED will participate in the sixth edition of the Visual Merchandising Workshop Latinamerica with the experts Anna Sabater and Marc Guitart.
IED SALUTES THE QUEEN
In October 2000, Queen Elizabeth II came to Milan and on her itinerary there was a visit to the Istituto Europeo di Design.
'Designing for the Many: Hemeroteca Digital'
A proposal that speculates about future events focusing on design’s role
'ATTRACT Academy': A European academic alliance to boost education in technology, science and AI
A pioneering venture funded by the EU program ‘Horizon 2020’
What will the races of the future be like?
Vehicles that compete across different water, air and land environments, and competitions with digital obstacles integrated in the real world are some of the proposals
Alumni Scholarships for Master Courses in Italy, Spain and Brasil
33 Scholarships for Masters Courses dedicated ONLY to IED Alumni under 35 to have a 50% discount of the tuition fee.
Join IED lecture in Kazakhstan!
Matteo Guarnaccia, Italian designer, who is IED Barcelona graduate and IED Madrid teacher together with Zhanna EE who is IED Barcelona graduate and is originally from Kazakhstan organize a Cross Cultural Workshop of 15 days in August 2022
The Francesco Morelli Foundation establishes the Francesco Morelli Grant Award
25 candidate Development Plans 18 admitted to the evaluation 8 Development Plans awarded
New world, new strategies, new communications
What are the consumption needs subliminally transmitted to us by horror films? How is a country’s branding constructed? How has interpersonal communication changed with the advent of new technologies and social media?
IED at Buro Fair in Bogotá, Colombia
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design recognizes Talent of Colombian Design and Entrepreneurship.
WINNERS OF THE SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST FOR MASTER OF DESIGN AND INNOVATION PROGRAMMES -JANUARY 2023
Istituto Europeo di Design publishes the winners of the scholarship contest for the Master of Design and Innovation Programmes (MDI) at IED Madrid and IED Barcelona.
Best Thesis Awards 2022-IED Barcelona
The four proposals, from the areas of Design, Management & Design Strategies, Fashion, and Visual Communication, convey the interests and concerns of a new generation of designers.
ADI 2022 Awards: three IED Madrid students win Gold, Silver and Bronze
The IED Madrid course has finished this year, but the good news is still coming in. This time it’s awards for the Design school and students.
IED Madrid Visual Arts students win gold, a silver and three bronze medals
Every year the ADG Laus Awards for Graphic Design and Visual Communication go to the best projects selected from over 50 entries in five categories: Graphic Design, Digital Design, Advertising, Audiovisual and Students.
IED Barcelona celebrates its 20th anniversary with its Fashioners of the World fashion show at Fundació Joan Miró Barcelona
Fashioners of the World 2022 celebrates the end of the fashion students’ educational journey with a wide variety of proposals that all share a fresh and innovative vision of the fashion world.
IED & FEERIC 2022 “SUPERHEROES WANTED - fashion contest”
IED in collaboration with Feeric Fashion Week, will award one special merit-based scholarship to attend the Summer Course in Fashion Trend Investigation held in IED Barcelona campus in July 2023
Food Design Week: Emblemàtics by IED Barcelona Alumni
Organised by Barcelona Centre de Disseny, the graduates of the class of 2021 were actively involved in two restaurants along the route.
Food Design System x Edivi
Two projects from the interdisciplinary subject Food Design System have been presented at the latest meeting of EDIVI.
Circular projects accelerated by CirCoAX to kick off the EU Green Week at IED Barcelona
The largest European meeting to raise awareness about the implementation of activities and projects aligned with the European Green Deal.
The path of the creative process
A master class, organised in collaboration with Cultura Inquieta and Renault, around the different phases of creative production.
IED GOES TO NY
This May IED is in New York City, with students and Alumni presenting their projects and winning awards at both NYCxDESIGN festival and the Creative Week.
A project paying homage to theatre wins “On the Rise 2022” Graphic Design award at the OFFF festival
‘Llantiol Teatre’ by Thinh Truong, third-year Motion Graphics student at IED Barcelona, has received the Wix Playground in the best Graphic Design category.
International Design Day: Embrace uncertainty
‘Suspended in transition’ is the theme proposed for this year’s edition; a motto that encourages designers to embrace uncertainty as an arena from which to reflect, to step out of their comfort zones, and to explore alternative futures.
IED Barcelona at BBFW 22, the leading international bridal fashion event
The school is present at the event with a textile flower workshop that highlights the value of sustainable fashion through the use of repurposed haute-couture fabrics.
A journey across world literature through the redesign of book covers
“Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home".
CEOWORLD places IED Barcelona within the ranking of the best fashion schools in the world
IED Barcelona Design School thus reaffirms its position as an international benchmark education institution in Design and Fashion studies within Spain.
Talk on ‘Designing the Metaverse’ within the framework of Mobile Week Barcelona
How do we construct and explain stories? How do we use technology to improve new realities and formats? How do physical space and the virtual environment coexist? What aspects define good design in virtual worlds?
Italian Design Day 2022 - Inspired by the legacy of Enzo Mari
The 2022 edition is being held under the theme ‘Re-Generation, Design and new technologies for a sustainable future’.
IED Barcelona at Saló de l’Ensenyament and Futura 2022
IED Barcelona will be part of the Saló de l’Ensenyament from 16 March to 20 March.
Climate action focus of the latest edition of CBI
“From a small farmer in the Philippines to a businessman in London, climate change is affecting everyone”.
The Herstory of Design
Women have written key chapters in the history of art and design, not always receiving the public recognition that their contributions to these disciplines have deserved.
Take advantage from the special promotion available for our Summer courses
Book and complete now your enrollment process to one of the IED and Accademia Aldo Galli Summer courses, offered in Italy and Spain, and you will benefit from a special discount on the tuition fee.
IED design for social transformation in “Design for Inclusion”
IED students will explore alongside members of ONCE possible responses to the difficulties faced by this community with relation to everyday objects.
IED Barcelona welcomes the European Business Baccalaureate Diploma 2022
This conference brings together the directors of European schools and universities in the fields of business marketing and economics.
Scholarship competition 22/23 - Undergraduate
IED Network offers 182 scholarships for its Undergraduate courses held in Italy and Spain.v
‘Treequency’ gives a voice to the trees at Llum BCN 2022
The installation has succeeded in recreating an oasis of calm and a connection with nature in Poblenou’s Parc del Centre.
Folio Review 2022 projects the creative force of emerging design talent
What will the world of the future be like? What kind of vehicles will we use? Where will we live? How much will everyday objects change?
Parametric design, or how to push the boundaries in the fashion industry
Third IED Barcelona Master Talk 21/22
Sustainability, tradition, technology and beauty at Foodture 2021
The summit will take place on 26 and 27 November at the Disseny Hub, which will feature three projects by IED Barcelona alumni.
Aitor Goikoetxea Wins ITS Contest 2021
‘Aitarekin Afaltzen [Dinner with my Father]’ has been awarded in this contest known worldwide for his mission of scouting new talents and supporting them.
International scholarship competition for Undergraduate courses 22/23
IED – Istituto Europeo di Design and “Aldo Galli “ Academy of Fine Arts and Kunsthal Centro Superior de Diseño SL have offered 46 scholarships to support those talents who want to attend an Undergraduate or Foundation course abroad and boost their training path with an experience in Italy or Spain*. The scholarship will cover 50% of the tuition fee!
IED Barcelona pays homage to Casa Vicens with a 100% sustainable look
Modernist, Persian and Oriental influences. Casa Vicens, Gaudí’s first work, was the inspiration behind the design that IED Barcelona showcased in this house-museum.
Italian Design: The bridge between beauty, technology and humanity
How design inspired by Italian culture can help restart Europe in the next decade?
Connecting with the mind and body through light
‘478’ is the installation with which IED Barcelona was present in the special edition of Llum Barcelona.
Two IED alumni win third prize at Spain’s Roca One Day Design Challenge
‘Flink’ responds to the challenge to design an innovative proposal for the kitchen sink and tap space, including new features, all within a period of eight hours.
Innovative, sustainable and committed design to help refugees in Lesbos
‘Join it’, a system of sustainable production by IED Barcelona Product Design students has won the 4th edition of the Social Ideas Contest for the Greek island of Lesbos.
From new crafts to virtual identities
An interactive installation to create our own virtual identity and an immersive journey through a 3D “wonderland” are the proposals that IED Barcelona and IED Milan presented at the SónarCCCB 2021, driven by Sónar.
IED Barcelona designs the equestrian obstacle ‘Castellers’ for CSIO Barcelona 2021
'Castellers' is a proposal inspired by the colours and shapes of the long-standing Catalan tradition of the 'castells', or human towers.
'Experiential vehicles, the tourism of the future', by IED Barcelona, SEAT and Carnet
All these designs result in THE GREATEST TRIP for a reduced group of passengers. They go beyond mere functionality, enabling people to form connections on the basis of experiences.
IED Barcelona presents the collections of its Fashion graduates in Gaudí's Casa Vicens
The first work of Antoni Gaudí is an unrivalled setting in which IED Barcelona finds a parallel between the architecture and the proposals of the recent graduates: experimentation and creativity.
IED Barcelona project ‘Panot’ wins Habitácola 2021
A collection of clay pavement tiles that serve as a street filter system.
Best Thesis 2021: Creativity as a force for change
The projects chosen are the result of a creative process developed in different stages: from research to the final proposal.
The iF Design Talent Award 2021 shortlists the project of IED student Anastasiia Kuliabina
The project is one of the designs selected by a jury of 43 international experts in the first round of this prestigious competition.
IED OPEN DAYS
The IED Network presents a rich set of events for the month of March and April: the Open Days of IED Italia and IED Spain dedicated to the Undergraduate courses and Bachelor's.
IED at Be Sustainable Fashion Summit - Ukrainian Fashion Week
Julia Weems, IED Barcelona Fashion School Director, is holding a virtual lecture at BE SUSTAINABLE! Fashion Summit, the international panel planned within the programme of 2021 Ukrainian Fashion Week.
Cross Cultural Chairs by Matteo Guarnaccia
Cross Cultural Chair is a project that blends anthropology with design and draws on the importance of seating and ways of sitting according to different cultures.
INNO-TEC-LAB “Development of opportunities in the field of design for technical careers through innovation-laboratories”
INNO-TEC-LAB “Development of opportunities in the field of design for technical careers through innovation-laboratories” is a Strategic Partnership for Higher Education, co-financed by the Erasmus+ program of the European Union (Key Action 2).
Stations of a near future: Experience within a Hyperloop station
A project focused on the current needs of cities and their citizens, the integration of technology and respect for the environment.
IED presented two projects at Sónar+D CCCB
IED presented the MixCities and 2020+20 projects at the extraordinary edition of Sónar+D, which took place on September 18th and 19th at the CCCB.
A Virtual Reality project by IED represents Spain in the final round of Red Bull Basement
The proposal, selected from 93 national projects, addresses the impact of current mobility restrictions on student travel.
IED Dean Riccardo Balbo at ICCSD under the auspices of UNESCO
IED Dean Riccardo Balbo at ICCSD Advisory Committee 2020
IED Barcelona conquers Mercedes-Benz Fashion Talent with ‘Karont’
Behind this project are three of the school’s former Fashion and Graphic Design students.
Will you design me?
Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week returned with a digital format and IED joined it .
Illustrious Italian personalities 'sneak' into the Consulate
IED Barcelona has been involved in the new headquarters of the Italian Consulate in Barcelona, with a graphic proposal.
Reconnecting with nature through biophilic design
Interior Design and Product Design students explore new concepts of spaces, services and products capable of reconnecting humans with nature.
Best Thesis 2020
Innovative alternatives for mobility, spaces to reconnect with nature, sustainable fashion collections and new services focused on user experience.
IED AND FLYWIRE: A NEW TOOL FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
IED offers its international students a new payment service: Flywire.
Lluman: Light and nature to bring Poblenou to life
The project evokes the evolutive process of the natural world, focusing on the irregularity of the biophilic and organic patterns.
Introducing XR LAB, a new space to modify reality
Virtual innovation is gaining increasing importance, and for creatives, it is a great tool to transform and improve society.
IED at Fashion Film Festival Istanbul 2019
The Istanbul Fashion Film Festival is the only event in Turkey to showcase a selection of short films dedicated to communicate fashion in an artistic way
IED talents at Dubai Design Week 2019!
Five multidisciplinary projects were put on display at Global Grad Show and IED Alumnus Ghassan Salameh appointed as guest curator proposing two exhibitions.
Turian at Hyperloop Pod Competition 2019
IED Barcelona Alumni Federico Abascal led the team of the exterior design of Turian, the Hyperloop UPV prototype designed for the Pod Competition 2019 organised by Space X and The Boring Company.
IED presents two projects at Sónar+D 2019
Sono by IED Barcelona students and A Swarm of Corrupted Seed by Federico Russo from IED Milano at Sónar+D
IED at Dubai Design Week 2018
IED participates in Dubai Design Week 2018 with Stalactite, a project by Master in Sustainable Design from IED Barcelona, and also offers a workshop in collaborative design.
Cross Cultural Chairs by alumni Matteo Guarnaccia
Cross Cultural Chairs by Matteo Guarnaccia is a project that blends anthropology with design
IED Barcelona at the Top 25 Best Fashion School in the World Ranking
IED Barcelona Design University has been selected by the international web magazine specialised in fashion Fashionista as one of the Top 25 Best Fashion Universities in the World in 2017.
Dubai Design Week 2017
IED took part of the Dubai Design Week 2017 showcasing different proposals by students and alumni.
Las Manuelas Art Series - preview
On the occasion of the Tramontana Magazine #6 Launch Party IED is pleased to present the preview exhibition of Las Manuelas Art Series
Find your energy with Slow Light
For another year in a row, IED Barcelona will participate in the Llum BCN light arts festival.