IAAC

Additive Manufacturing with Mud: OTF Final Presentations

Additive Manufacturing with Mud: OTF Final Presentations Open Thesis Fabrication (OTF) students come closer to presenting their final design proposal: a 3D printed, large-scale prototype realised by using unbaked clay, which will be unveiled next... Read more

IAAC

IAAC Takes Part to “Imprimer le Monde” at the Centre Pompidou

IAAC Takes Part to "Imprimer le Monde" at the Centre Pompidou What is the status of the author-creator in the age of non-standard production and its unique but industrially manufactured objects? What is the status... Read more

Exhibitions

IAAC Research on Additive Manufacturing at CONEXPO-CON/AGG Las Vegas

IAAC Research on Additive Manufacturing at CONEXPO-CON/AGG Las Vegas CONEXPO-CON/AGG will be the international gathering place in 2017 for the construction industries, where every major construction sector will be represented, amongst 2,500 exhibitors and more... Read more

Global Summer School

IAAC Launches the Global Summer School 2017: Space Dynamics

IAAC Global Summer School 2017 - Space Dynamics  3rd of July - 16th of July 2017 Applications are now open! The Global Summer School (GSS) is a platform defined by ambitious, multi-scalar investigation on the implications of... Read more

IAAC

MaCT FabCity Design Strategies Final Presentations

MaCT FabCity Design Strategies Final Presentations Last Friday, the students of the Master in City & Technology have been presenting the results of the FAB City Design Strategies studio in front of an interdisciplinary jury. The... Read more

Alumni

Save the Date: IAAC is Warming Up for its Second Alumni Meeting!

Save the Date: IAAC is Warming Up for its Second Alumni Meeting! Over the last ten years, the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia has received and been home to over 500 students from more than... Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni to Inaugurate the Civil Engineering Faculty of Osijek

IAAC Alumni to Inaugurate the Civil Engineering Faculty of Osijek Congratulations to IAAC Alumni Dinko Peracic and Roman Šilje and their team for the opening of their project for the new building for the University of Osijek’s... Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni to Build the Upcoming Mixed Use Destination in Beirut

IAAC Alumni to Build the Upcoming Mixed Use Destination in Beirut No. 5 is the address for the upcoming mixed use destination in Beirut. The project is the brainchild of a collaboration of two of... Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni Carlos Bausá: Environmental Design Analyst at Foster + Partners

IAAC Alumni Carlos Bausá: Environmental Design Analyst at Foster + Partners "Here in Foster and Partners, I am doing things that I could only dream about as an architect" explains Carlos Bausá. Carlos, who graduated... Read more

IAAC Faculty Claudia Pasquero Curator of the Tallinn Biennale

IAAC Faculty Claudia Pasquero Curator of the Tallinn Biennale Curated by IAAC MAA Faculty Claudia Pasquero, the 2017 Tallinn Biennale bioTallinn aims to challenge typical assumptions of what constitutes the boundary between Natural and Artificial realms.... Read more

Making-of Brillen en la Foscor // IAAC at Llum BCN

Making-of Brillen en la Foscor // IAAC at Llum BCN MAA02 students, coordinated by IAAC Faculty Maria Kuptsova, Ángel Muñoz and Master in Advanced Interaction Directors Luis Fraguada and Klaus Obermaier, are in the final push of the fabrication of IAAC's... Read more

IAAC

IAAC Advanced Architecture Group Welcomes Raimund Krenmüller

IAAC Advanced Architecture Group welcomes in its team a new expert for digital fabrication and computational design: Raimund Krenmüller. Raimund was born in Wels, Austria and holds an MSc in architecture from the University of…

Read more

DeltaZ Workshop in Tehran

DeltaZ Workshop in Tehran Architecture is a discipline that forces mathematics to escape the theoretical realm and confront the tangible. With Islamic patterns - as a singular example of the integration of mathematics in design... Read more

Brillen en la Foscor // IAAC @Llum BCN 2017

IAAC has once again had the honour of being invited to participate in the Llum BCN Urban Light Festival in Barcelona. Join us at the Pati Llimona, from the 10th to the 12th of February, and... Read more

CIEE Global Architecture & Design Program

CIEE Global Architecture and Design Program // Final Presentations

Last Monday 19th of December the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia hosted the final presentations of the CIEE Global Architecture and Design Program. Continuing the IAAC research agenda, and using Barcelona as an experimentation laboratory, the... Read more

IAAC

Social Energies // Final Presentations

Social Energies // Final Presentations The Introductory studio Social Energies aimed to explore the ambiguous links existing between energy and society. The course proposed to systematise the research from a design and make methodology, getting in…

Read more

IAAC + Autodesk BUILDers in Residence // Selected Projects Announced

IAAC + Autodesk BUILDers in Residence – Selected Projects Announced A few weeks ago IAAC and Autodesk announced their collaboration in establishing Research Residency Positions in Boston and Barcelona. Four projects, ranging from Carbon Fiber 3D Printing to Responsive…

Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni Re-imagining Black Women at Sundance Film Festival

IAAC Alumni Re-imagining Black Women at Sundance Film Festival Hyphen-Labs, the studio co-founded by IAAC Alumni Ece Tankal and Carmen Aguilar y Wedge, is now working on a Virtual Reality project called NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism, an interactive installation…

Read more

IAAC

Anthropocene Landscapes // Final Presentations

Anthropocene Landscapes // Final Presentations Is there any sharply defined boundary separating the natural from the artificial? It seems inevitable that the products of human activity are treated as artificial and therefore are irremediably detached…

Read more

IAAC

IAAC Designs the First 3D Printed Bridge in the World

IAAC Designs the First 3D Printed Bridge in the World The first pedestrian bridge printed in 3D in the world was inaugurated last December 14 in the urban park of Castilla-La Mancha in Alcobendas, Madrid.... Read more

IAAC

KA-AU // Public Space Data Visualisation Workshop

KA-AU – Public Space Data Visualisation Workshop The increasing availability of data creates new opportunities not only for monitoring and management, but also for changing the way we describe, understand and design cities, challenging many…

Read more

IAAC

IAAC MAA Faculty Project to Speed up Cancer Diagnosis

IAAC MAA Faculty Project to Speed up Cancer Diagnosis Around 15 million patients are diagnosed with cancer all around the world every year. Nowadays, there is hope for patients, especially when treatment can start quickly…

Read more

Lecture Series

Philippe Block // Novel Shell Structures: Learning from the Master Builders

Philippe Block – Novel Shell Structures: Learning from the Master Builders Last week our guest lecturer Philippe Block, invited as part of the Fall Lecture Series 2016, inspired the audience with his lecture: Novel Shell Structures…

Read more

IAAC

IAAC Opens its Doors to Prospective Students

IAAC Opens its Doors to Prospective Students Thanks to all of those who visited and participated in IAAC Open Days 2016! The event took place in the main IAAC facility in Poblenou last Friday 2nd of…

Read more

IAAC

IAAC Faculty Awarded at the American Architecture Prize

IAAC Faculty Marcella Del Signore Awarded at the American Architecture Prize Marcella Del Signore, currently IAAC MaCT Faculty and New York 2016 GSS Coordinator, has been awarded at the American Architecture Prize. The award honors designs in the disciplines of…

Read more

Lecture Series

Tanner Merkeley // AMO’s Process & The Paradox of Sustainability

Tanner Merkeley // AMO’s Process and The Paradox of Sustainability Last night our guest lecturer Tanner Merkeley, invited as part of the Fall Lecture Series 2016, inspired the audience with his lecture: AMO’s Process and The Paradox of…

Read more

IAAC

IAAC Takes part to the Congres d’Arquitectura 2016

IAAC Takes part to the Congres d’Arquitectura 2016 The Congrés d’Arquitectura 2016, organized by COAC, consisted of a six-month process in which debates, reflections and conferences has been promoted with the aim of analysing the current social, environmental and…

Read more

Lecture Series

Andy Bow // Architecture in the 21st Century

Andy Bow // Architecture in the 21st Century Last night Andy Bow, Senior Partner of Foster + Partners and Visiting Professor at Yale and the Bartlett School of Architecture, invited as part of the Fall Lecture Series…

Read more