School of Visual Arts
The images and sounds, that are engrained in our lives convey values and meanings pertaining to very different areas of the production system, such as fashion, product design, all the different areas of industrial production where it is applied, and culture and politics.
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News from the School of Visual Arts in Barcelona
IED Barcelona hosts International Poster Design Exhibition
The show forms part of the International Fine Arts, Printing and Sustainability Conference 2024 organised by the Graphic Design department of Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa, of which IED was the main Academic Sponsor.
Tribute to last great poster designer of Spanish cinema
Third-year Graphic Design and Motion Graphics and Video students from IED Barcelona designed a pop-up exhibition in tribute to Macario Gómez in Nau Bostik, in collaboration with the Filmoteca de Catalunya and his family.
We played Design
From 5 to 9 February, IED Barcelona held a new edition of its Multidisciplinary Workshop Week – We Play Design, featuring 23 workshops dedicated to experimenting with the concept of play in the field of design.
IED Barcelona celebrates ten years at Llum BCN with “Luminent”
Devised by students from Product Design, Interior Design, Motion Graphics & Video, and Business Design, the installation, which can be seen from 2 to 4 February, pays homage to the essence of Barcelona’s Poblenou neighbourhood by combining light and bubbles.
IED Barcelona welcomes 220 Postgraduate and Lifelong Learning students
The students will study a total of 16 programmes respectively: 9 masters, 2 postgraduates and 5 specialisation courses.
From idea to prototype: an exhibition beyond the visual
Fourth-year students from Graphic Design and Motion Graphics and Video at IED Barcelona showcased a compendium of the most outstanding works in their portfolios to industry professionals and the IED community to mark Portfolio Review Day.
“The Scent of Design” translates fragrances into design
As part of the collaboration framework of the “IED x MANE Co-creation programme”, this interdisciplinary project will allow students from IED Barcelona to come up with fragrances for their designs.
Two IED Barcelona students nominated for Green Product Awards 2024
The “UP NOODLE” and “Flowing” projects, by Camila Kotliarsky and Maria Mei Bellsolá, have been selected among 1,500 applicants from 54 countries to compete for the Green Concept Award category.
Slow Light causes a sensation in Lyon
The lighting installation, created by students from IED Barcelona, turned visitors of the international Fête de Lumières festival into active participants in an interactive experience with light, providing food for thought on energy consumption and the power of stars.