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

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

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

MaCT

MaCT Students Explore the Future of Urban Shared & Autonomous Mobility

MaCT Students Explore the Future of Urban Shared & Autonomous Mobility Last Friday the 16th of March, Master in City & Technology students visited the Shotl headquarters in Volpelleres, Barcelona. Shotl is a platform that matches... Read more

IAAC Faculty

OTF Director Edouard Cabay brings Scripts at the Tenerife Design Week

OTF Director Edouard Cabay brings Scripts at the Tenerife Design Week IAAC is glad to announce that next March 16th the Open Thesis Fabrication's Director Edouard Cabay will be lecturing about "Machinic Protocols" in the framework of the Tenerife... Read more

OTF

Don’t Miss IAAC 3D Printing Roundtable & OTF Prototype Inauguration

Don’t Miss IAAC 3D Printing Roundtable & OTF Prototype Inauguration In the framework of IAAC Open Thesis Fabrication Programme and Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction, leading researchers, architects, industry partners and start-ups teams from Europe... Read more

Alumni

Hey Alumni, do you miss IAAC? Discover the Alumni Scholarship Programme!

Hey Alumni, do you miss IAAC? Discover the Alumni Scholarship Programme! IAAC is glad to announce to its Alumni Community that, starting from the next academic year 2018/19-20, students who successfully graduated from a IAAC... Read more

MaCT

Winy Maas and the Why Factory Back at IAAC for the MaCT Robotic City Seminar

Winy Maas and the Why Factory Back at IAAC for the MaCT Robotic City Seminar We are very excited to announce that the third edition of the MaCT Robotic City Seminar, led by MVRDV Co-funder... Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni Jonathan Irawan to Champion a SmartGeometry Cluster Workshop

IAAC Alumni Jonathan Irawan to Champion a SmartGeometry Cluster Workshop IAAC is very excited to announce that MAA Alumnus Jonathan Irawan will be championing a Cluster Workshop at the next SmartGeometry Conference, from the 7th-12th of... Read more

Alumni

IAAC Alumni to Inaugurate Casa Papagayo Private Residence in Monterrey

IAAC Alumni to Inaugurate Casa Papagayo Private Residence in Monterrey Congratulations to IAAC Alumnus Ariel Valenzuela, and his partner Diego Ledesma, for the inauguration of Casa Papagayo, a private residence they recently designed in Monterrey, México. The... Read more

Global Summer School

IAAC Launches the Global Summer School 2018: Digitize

IAAC Global Summer School 2018 - Digitize  2nd of July - 14th of July 2018 Applications are now open! The Global Summer School (GSS) is a platform defined by ambitious, multi-scalar investigation on the implications of emergent techniques in... Read more

MAA Seminars

MAA Students Interprete Gaudi’s Column at Mark Burry’s Seminar Bifurcation

MAA Students Interprete Gaudi's Column at Mark Burry's Seminar Bifurcation The Master in Advanced Architecture’s Seminar Bifurcation, led by the former Executive Architect and Researcher at the Sagrada Familia Mark Burry, took place a few days ago... Read more

Master in Advanced Interaction

MAI Students Installation PlayBall! Great Success at the Barcelona’s Llum Festival 2018

MAI Students Installation PlayBall! Great Success at the Barcelona’s Llum Festival 2018 Last week Master in Advanced Interaction's (MAI) students have been unveiling their project PlayBall! during the Llum BCN Festival, turning out to be one of the most outstanding and... Read more

Innochain

InnoChain 2nd Year Colloquium & Research Exhibition “Prototypes”

InnoChain 2nd Year Colloquium & Research Exhibition “Prototypes” The InnoChain Second Year Colloquium, which took place at COAC Barcelona between the 12th and the 14th of February 2018, has been a shared evaluation event in which all Early Stage Researcher (ESRs) presented their research... Read more

Events

Thanks to all of those who visited and participated in the Masters Open Day!

Thanks to all of those who visited and participated in the Masters Open Day! Last February 9th, IAAC hosted the second appointment with the 2017/18 Masters Open Days, inviting prospective students to discover one of the most advanced... Read more

IAAC Faculty

IAAC Senior Faculty Enric Ruiz-Geli Selected to Design the Caixaforum Valencia

IAAC Senior Faculty Enric Ruiz-Geli Selected to Design the Caixaforum Valencia The Spanish city of Valencia will have a new “CaixaForum” cultural centre designed by IAAC Senior Faculty Enric Ruiz-Geli, professor at the Master in Advanced Architecture (MAA). With... Read more

Lecture Series

Neil Harbisson // The Renaissance of our Species

Neil Harbisson // The Renaissance of our Species Last week Master in Advanced Interaction's guest lecturer Niel Harbisson, invited as part of the IAAC Lecture Series 2017/18, inspired the audience with his lecture: The Renaissance of our Species. Neil Harbisson is the co-founder of... Read more

Exhibitions

What’s next? Breathing Skin Exhibited at the Design Hub Barcelona

What’s next? Breathing Skin Exhibited at the Design Hub Barcelona The 3rd edition of Reshape - wearable technology competition - programmable skin, is currently being exhibited at the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona, as part... Read more

Research Trips

MAA Self-sufficient Building Studio Visits to Cloud9 Projects

MAA Self-sufficient Building Studio Visits to Cloud9 Projects MAA Self-sufficient Building studio's students have been recently took for a visit of three iconic Cloud9 projects, designed by their Faculty Enric Ruiz-Geli and Mireia Luzzáraga Alvarez. The first visit, back in the... Read more

Lecture Series

Dani Rossello Diez // Making Future Places

Dani Rossello Diez // Making Future Places Last week our guest lecturer Dani Rossello Diez, Heatherwick Studio's Group Leader invited as part of the IAAC Lecture Series 2018, inspired the audience with his lecture: Making Future Places. The... Read more

MaCT

Shanghai: This Year’s City Focus of the Master in City & Technology

Shanghai: This Year's City Focus of the Master in City & Technology After two years of envisioning the future of key urban centers around the world, among which Mumbai (MaCT 2015-16) and Barcelona (MaCT 2016-17),... Read more