IED Network

September 15, 2020


IED will present MixCities and 2020+20 projects at the extraordinary edition of Sónar +D, taking place on September 18th and 19th at the CCCB. This special edition of Sónar, which returns to the CCCB, the space where it was born, will be mainly online (free attendance) and will feature a varied program of participatory and online activities.

You can participate just clicking here on the mentioned days.

MixCities is an immersive Virtual Reality experience leading you on an informative and imaginative audiovisual journey through Rome, Milan, Barcelona, and Madrid.

Travel to these cities to discover them by interacting between the themes of People, Earth and Identity and get Data Information decoded through colors and sounds and explore their singularities. You can navigate this WebVR experience with a mouse and cardboard glasses for a more immersive journey.

The project has been created by Master in Design for Virtual Reality students of IED Barcelona and BA in Sound Design alumni of IED Milano. 

Discover the full project here:

The other project is 2020 + 20: an interactive website around the impact of the 4th Industrial Revolution in fields such as art, design, music, fashion, cinema or education. Powered by IED Innovation Labs and created by IED Barcelona Master Interaction Design students for Sonar +D the site will heavily project the vision and perception of the completed 4th revolution or foreseeable future in the fields that IED and Sonar+D community stands for which are Art & Design, Music, Fashion, Cinema, and Education.


Within the framework of the event, IED’s proposals explore possible futures through the intersection of design, creativity, data analysis and technology.