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From 10:30 AM to 1:20 PM
ELISAVA (La Rambla, 30-32). Multipurpose room (2nd floor)

'Testing connections’ by HUNCH office


Elisava Research is hosting one of the next Arcintex meetings in Barcelona. With the theme ‘From research to realisation’, the meeting will focus on educational and industrial research within technological developments and new ways to work with and in textile materials.

The program at ELISAVA will focus on ‘Valorising research’, and will be a combination of presentations of research projects, speculation and discussion on the role of textile technological developments in society and the opportunity to discover new materials.





10.00h: Registration

10.30-10.50h: Welcome.  Introduction to ELISAVA Research and challenges within the textile arena. Laura Clèries, Head of ELISAVA Research.

10.50-11.10h:  Science, Technology & Society. Pau Alsina. Universitat Oberta Catalunya.

11.10-11.30h: Product, textile, fashion and intuition. Saul Baeza. Hunch Office.

11.30-11.50h: Break

11.50 - 12:10h: Bloon: Textiles in the aerospace industry. Jose Mariano Lopez-Urdiales. Zero2inifinity.

12.10 - 12.40h: ‘The future of textiles’. Discussion with Pau Alsina, Laura Clèries, Jose Mariano Lopez-Urdiales, Saul Baeza. Moderator: Oscar Tomico.

12.40-13.20h: ELISAVA-Eurecat designs from students.

ENOTEST: Ariadna López, Julia Camprubí | GLUFO: Ramiro Bruna | ARMOUS: Marian Brea, Oliver Manau, Carles Quispe.

13.20-15.30h: Lunch for registered Arcintex members.



15.30-18.00h: MaterFAD: ‘Discovery & Pick-up’. Exploring materials and opportunities of materials ideas for own projects, with Robert Thompson.

Only for registered Arcintex Members.



19.00-20.30h: Tour, IAAC

Only for registered Arcintex Members.


Please, confirm your attendance to the morning session by filling the attached form below.