Global Summer School

The Summary of a Record Edition of IAAC Global Summer School Node by Node

The Summary of a Record Edition of IAAC Global Summer School A record edition of the IAAC Global Summer School just closed its doors! After an intense two-week course, last 14th of July each node... Read more

Events

IAAC Graduation & Academic Excellence Awards Ceremony

IAAC Graduation & Academic Excellence Awards Ceremony The Graduation Ceremony took place on June 28th at the Valldaura Self-sufficient Labs, officiated by IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo. More than a hundred and fifty students, coming from forty different countries,... Read more

Exhibitions

Experience Future Cities – Visions for the Experience Era at IAAC End of Year Exhibition

Experience Future Cities - Visions for the Experience Era at IAAC End of Year Exhibition Last June 26th, an enthusiastic crowd of visitors attended the opening of the IAAC End of Year Exhibition Experience Future Cities, the public event which... Read more

Presentations

MAA, MAI & MaCT Final Presentations Highlights 2017/18

MAA, MAI & MaCT Final Presentations Highlights 2017/18 The Final Presentations of the first and second year of the Master in Advanced Architecture, the Master in City & Technology and the Master in Advanced Interaction took place at... Read more

IAAC

IAAC Closing Lecture 2018 with Bjarke Ingels: Form Giving

Last Friday, June 15th, IAAC opened its doors to conclude the 2017/2018 academic year with a very special and expected guest: the Danish architect Bjarke Ingels, founder of the internationally renowned architectural firm BIG. The... Read more

Presentations

Academic Year’s Closing Week: Final Presentations & Thesis Reviews 2018

IAAC is living an intense week full of outstanding projects at display for the closing of current's academic year closing. Students are presenting their final projects from Master in Advanced Architecture, Master in Advanced Interaction and the Master... Read more

Events

MaCT Robotic City Seminar – Final Presentations

MaCT Robotic City Seminar – Final Presentations Last Friday the students of the Master in City & Technology presented to a jury chaired by Winy Maas the final outputs of the Robotic City Seminar. The Why Factory Teacher and Researcher Adrien... Read more

Events

IAAC Faculty & Alumni Installations at LOOM Barcelona Festival

IAAC Faculty & Alumni Installations at LOOM Barcelona Festival Comprised of works from over twenty artists belonging to different disciplines, the first edition of Movistar Loom Festival​ will take place on the next 19th of... Read more

Events

MaCT Design for the Responsive City Seminar – Final Presentations

MaCT Design for the Responsive City Seminar - Final Presentations Last Monday the students of the Master in City & Technology presented to a jury chaired by Areti Markopoulou the final outputs of the Design... Read more

Events

IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo about Innovation and Spaces

IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo about Innovation and Spaces We’re glad to announce that on Saturday 12th of May, IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo will be lecturing about “Innovation and Spaces: a New... Read more

Events

Areti Markopoulou about Urban Commons at the Construmat BBSeries

Areti Markopoulou about Urban Commons at the Construmat BBSeries Next may 16th the Urban Innovation and Renewal Congress: From Cities to Materials, presented and curated by IAAC Urban Sciences Lab International Programmes Coordinator Giovanna Carnevali, will take... Read more

Innochain

InnoChain Expanding Information Modelling for a New Material Age

InnoChain Expanding Information Modelling for a New Material Age Innochain announces the international conference Expanding information modelling for a new material age. It will take place in Copenhagen on 8th and 9th November 2018 at... Read more

Events

IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo about Responsive Environments

IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo about Responsive Environments We’re glad to announce that on May 2nd, IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo will be lecturing about "Responsive Environments, shaping the future of cities, architecture and... Read more

MaCT

InAtlas Brings Big Data and Location Analytics at the Master in City & Technology

InAtlas Brings Big Data and Location Analytics at the Master in City & Technology Master in City & Technology students are getting ready for the final presentations of Urban Analytics, the seminar led by Luis... Read more

Events

IAAC’s Poblejoc and UrbanFluxes Lab at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale

IAAC's Poblejoc and UrbanFluxes Lab at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale IAAC is glad to announce that will present two projects in the 16th edition of the International Architecture Exhibition of Venice curated by Yvonne... Read more

Research Trips

Digital Matter Students Hit New York & Boston in Their Research Trip

Digital Matter Students Hit New York and Boston in Their Research Trip MAA Digital Matter Intelligent Constructions‘ students, accompanied by Faculty Areti Markopoulou, David Andres Leon, Raimund Krenmueller and Angelos Chronis, are back from their trip to Boston and New York. The first day in... Read more

Research Trips

X-Urban Design Students Meet Hong Kong City Planning Authorities

X-Urban Design Students Meet Hong Kong City Planning Authorities MAA X-Urban Design students, accompanied by Faculty Willy Muller and Jordi Vivaldi, are back from their research trip to Hong Kong and Macao. The theoretical reflection of the MAA X-Urban Design research line... Read more

Research Trips

Self-sufficient Building Students Road Trip in the United States

Self-sufficient Building Students Road Trip in the United States MAA Self-sufficient Building students, accompanied by Faculty Enric Ruiz Geli, are back from their trip to Canada and the United States. They started from New York... Read more

Events

Hacking for a Brighter World: IAAC Hosts the RedBull Basement Hacks

Hacking for a Brighter World: IAAC Hosts the RedBull Basement Hacks How can technology transform the way we inhabit our cities? Next April 20th and 21st, the Red Bull Basement Hacks Barcelona, hosted by IAAC, will connect creative... Read more

Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction

Meet the Scientific Committee of the Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction

Meet the Scientific Committee of the Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction IAAC’s Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction's (MRAC) mission is to train a new generation of professionals capable of answering the challenges of a... Read more

Events

Machinic Protocols Presents: Free Hand Automation – A Live Experiment

Machinic Protocols Presents: Free Hand Automation - A Live Experiment Remote from the mind, the hand acts as an automated machine that executes drawings according to a predetermined protocol. On April 19th, an automatic drawing... Read more

IAAC Faculty

Alexandre Dubor About Robotics & 3D Technology at WorldBuild Moscow

Alexandre Dubor About Robotics & 3D Technology in Construction at WorldBuild Moscow How the construction industry will change using 3D Technology and Robots? On April 4th MRAC and OTF Co-director Alexandre Dubor will represent IAAC at the... Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni’s Pulpo Collective Installation at the Vivid Syndey Festival 2018

IAAC Alumni's Pulpo Collective Installation at the Vivid Syndey Festival 2018 IAAC is proud to present Nacre, the Pulpo Collective’s installation for the Vivid Sydney Festival. Nacre takes inspiration from the many shell middens found... Read more

Events

MAI Students Present the Future of Gastronomy at Corretger5 Gallery

MAI Students Present the Future of Gastronomy at Corretger5 Gallery How do we communicate the consequences of our designs to the general public? How do we make the best use of the space in order... Read more

Events

IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo about the Futures of Arts, Design & Learning

IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo about the Futures of Arts, Design & Learning We’re glad to announce that on April 4th and 5th, IAAC Head of Studies Mathilde Marengo will be among the guests... Read more

MAA01

Master in Advanced Architecture Second Term Final Presentations

Master in Advanced Architecture Second Term Final Presentations The Second Term Final Presentations of the Master in Advanced Architecture MAA01 and MAA02 took place at IAAC last week. Each of the Design and Research Studios has presented his findings to a... Read more

OTF

OTF 5 Meters 3D Printed Wall Section Inaugurated in Valldaura

OTF 5 Meters 3D Printed Wall Section Inaugurated in Valldaura The 2017-18 edition of the Open Thesis Fabrication Programme, directed by Edouard Cabay and Alexandre Dubor, has proposed to design and test a housing prototype that takes advantage of the... Read more

Events

MRAC & OTF Present at IAAC the 3D Printing in Architecture Roundtable

MRAC & OTF Present at IAAC the 3D Printing in Architecture Roundtable In the framework the Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction and the Open Thesis Fabrication Programme leading researchers, architects, industry partners and start-ups teams from Europe have... Read more