The Museum of Design houses the collections of decorative, textiles and graphic arts, product design and fashion of Barcelona. The museum shares headquarters with the FAD (Foment de les Arts i del Disseny) and BCD (Barcelona Design Centre) and together they form the Design Hub Barcelona, promoter of events, exhibitions and conferences around knowledge economy, creativity and innovation.
The show, which will be open at the Museu del Disseny from 16 September 2016 to 29 January 2017, features a selection of three hundred ceramic pieces applied in architecture, from Antiquity to the present. The works are from both the Museum’s own collections and from numerous European museums.Brick by Brick: Ceramics Applied to Architecture is the first exhibition devoted to the uses, functions, symbolism and aesthetics of this type of ceramic, with works from the ancient world to the present,…Find out more »
The DesignMarket returns with the 5th edition during the days 17 and 18 of December in the Disseny Hub Barcelona and organized by ADI-FAD. Taking advantage of the Christmas campaign, we reunited one more year in a privileged environment to the best current creators, makers and all those products that stand out for the quality of its design. The DesignMarket will be more transversal than ever: objects, graphics, fashion, contemporary crafts ... All the disciplines of design, art and creativity…Find out more »
The exhibition presents a selection of Tapas Spanish designs for the world of food. A brief historical introduction relates the story of eating with the world of art, photography and cinematography, and the origin of the "cover" this unique way of sharing food in Spain is explained. +infoFind out more »
The seventh edition of the Flick Professional Festival is an international, interdisciplinary and intersectoral meeting that reflects on children's and young people's literature as well as the possibilities offered by digital media in literary creation. It is aimed at illustrators, writers, digital and analogical creators, publishers, start-ups, mentors, patronage and financing platforms and all those professionals interested in the processes of creative innovation in the literary sector. Workshops, talks, breakfasts and the two activities "Words that feed" and "Tapas literarias",…Find out more »
The exhibition includes a selection of pieces of contemporary and authorial ceramics that are part of the increase of the collection of the Museum of Disseny. In Plates of the day, ceramics, design and gastronomy combine to offer us creative and useful results at the same time. This pairing that takes place in the main restaurants of the country is slowly arriving to all the tables that want to give a point of distinction to their dishes. This joint work…Find out more »
Barcelona Design Week (BDW), organised by Barcelona Design Centre (BCD Barcelona Design Centre), a must-attend event on design, creativity and innovation in Barcelona and one of the most important Design Weeks on the international calendar, will be held from 6 to 14 June. The annual event is a meeting point for companies, entrepreneurs and professionals from the sector, and an opportunity for the general public interested in creativity. Last edition of the BDW welcomed a record attendance of over 20.000 people.…Find out more »