25 projects by Elisava selected for the ADG-Laus 2024 awards

30 Apr 2024

The Graphic Design and Visual Communication ADG-Laus awards have selected as nominees several Elisava projects. Each year, the ADG-Laus Awards recognise the best projects on eleven categories to distinguish the work of people, entities and companies, promoting design and projecting its cultural and economical importance in society. The award cerimony will take place on the next month of June at the Disseny Hub in Barcelona.

The Elisava projects that have been selected are the following:

Graphic Design category Types per Minute

Author: Sara Barcons
Final project of the Undergraduate Degree in Design and Innovation

Types per Minute is a typography variable in three main ideas (weight, wide, and inclination) to visualize vital signs data (corporal temperature, oxygen saturation and heart rate).

Brut! Types per Minute
Types per Minute, Sara Barcons
Ultra Materiam. The graphic interpretation of identity: beyond matter

Author: Carlos Álvarez
Final project of the Undergraduate Degree in Design and Innovation

Development of a new visual language to visualize intangible identity data, such as personality, morality and physiology. Reflecting on and updating the philosophical legacy of Nasa’s Voyager mission (1977).

Between Hearing and Identity

Author: Vinyet Tejedor
Final project of the Undergraduate Degree in Design and Innovation

Through the diagnosis of otosclerosis, the author pretends to explore and understand her auditory capacity. Translating hearing in other contexts, making her auditory capacity visible, and generating forms of representation and unknown identities.

Objets Trouvés

Author: Sandra Patón, Manuela Barreto, Agustina Lewi, Ariadna Gómez
Project of the Master in Design and Art Direction

Objets Trouvés is an expositive format that collects undesired objects and resignifies them through perspective and the artists’ gaze which gives them a new value. A fragrance that becomes a collectible object.

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Objets Trouvés, Sandra Patón, Manuela Barreto, Agustina Lewi, Ariadna Gómez
DataWatchdog

Author: Reinaldo Camejo, Víctor Ortiz
Project of the Master in Visual Design

With the rise of new technologies, protecting the privacy of our data has become a priority. DataWatchdog is an organisation that looks after transparency and the good use of personal data in the online environment.

Overtable: Hungry for Friends

Author: Alessandra Carta, Lúa Climent
Project of the Master in Visual Design

Overtable organises a series of dinners in secret locations, where groups of strangers will gather to cook, eat together and enjoy the magical moment of after-dinner conversation. The naming translates directly the word “sobremesa”, making it universal.

Fogar

Author: Mercedes Alves, Maria Denia
Project of the Master in Visual Design

A community wood-fired oven that aims to bring people back together around the fire. Designed for city neighbourhoods. Provides activities that address issues such as local economy, endangered crafts and community life.

The Unreliable Scientific Method to Memory and Material Culture

Author: Thomas Suadicani, Rana Wassef
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

A speculation on science, memory and material culture. We address the question of uncertainty: Is our memory reliable, can it be altered, can we protect it? We seek answers and solutions through experiments with artefacts and materials.

Healthy Mind, Wealthy Body

Author: Lena Arshakyan, Chiara Chiavazza
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

An ironic guide that assists seekers on their path to spiritual enlightenment, shedding light on the way Western society commodifies and exploits indigenous traditions to profit from them, benefitting from our existential dread.

Fémina(s)

Author: Dominga Cruzat, Daniela Cuervo
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

Publications with a feminist approach that make visible the different ways of inhabiting and inhabiting oneself as a woman. Each issue has a guest woman and a guiding concept. All the contributors write inspired by the concept.

Naked

Author: Miguel Alonso Cáceres
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

An analysis of the world around us, the one we carry inside us and the one we find difficult to show in public. Each issue examines a theme and deals with perspectives ranging from the public to the private, the artistic, the emotional and the ‘forbidden’.

Modern Animal Magazine

Author: Rana Wassef, Mark Schlickmann
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

A magazine that blurs the lines between human or animal, showing animals in places where they have not been seen originally, because of humans, as well as interviewing eccentric people with their wildest habits of happiness.

Digital category NOBJECTE

Author: Joan Cofan
Final project of the Undergraduate Degree in Design and Innovation

NOBJECTE uses a camera to capture spatial information and a Raspberry with AI (Python-Pytorch-YOLO) to recognise objects and provide haptic feedback in real time with a system of five integrated vibration motors.

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NOBJECTE, Joan Cofan
Mutah

Author: Mar Sánchez, María José Veslasco, Andrea Castillo, Xabier Isasti
Project of the Master in Creative Direction and Communication

Digital platform that redefines fashion, technology and emotional well-being. Through AI, it identifies emotions to offer transhuman designs of garments that evolve with the user through personalised meditations.

Re·Do

Author: Yenny Rong, Javier Serón, Hannah Adib
Project for the Master in Design and Management of User Experience (UX) and Digital Services

A Marketplace for reused materials, supported by the collaborative economy, that helps the art and design sector to reduce material waste by ensuring authenticity and sustainable provenance through Web 3.

Archiving the Imprints

Author: Serena Gramaglia, Lena Arshakyan
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

Image archive as visual research on hands – seen as a symbol of human expression and its history – enriched by articles and essays, providing information on the symbolism of hands through the lens of art, philosophy and technology.

A Matter of Fungi

Author: Mark Schlickmann, Elvita Zabela
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

A Matter of Fungi is a project with the aim of educating and involving a new audience in the world of mushrooms. It provides users with a new experience that allows them to navigate a virtual environment in which they can get to know the world of fungi.

Codes Journal

Author: Miguel Alonso, Delia González
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

We live in a world in which everything is driven by trends. Tired of seeing jewlery as something only a few can have, we created a space in which art, design and fashion meet and shape new cultural experiences.

Advertising category Focus a la Nit

Author: Ana Collantes, Jorge Ossa, Cristina Blanc, Lauréline Delhove, Xabier Isasti
Project of the Master in Design and Art Direction

Creation of a story that focuses on the Passió de Olesa theatre told through 10 posters with a theatrical structure.

Remnants of greed

Author: Meritxell Rubio, Gonzalo Corro, Guiu Navarrete, Lina Fernanda Suárez, Júlia Vadillo
Project of the Master in Design and Art Direction

A perfume focused on a series of collections that explore the vestiges of desire and consider its before, during, and after. What remains once desire has consumed everything surrounding it, including oneself.

Elisava
Remnants of greed, Meritxell Rubio, Gonzalo Corro, Guiu Navarrete, Lina Fernanda Suárez, Júlia Vadillo
Typography category Gruntvig Typeface

Author: Reinaldo Camejo
Project of the Master in Visual Design

Alphabet inspired by the distintive elements of the Grundtvig Church: the stepped outline and the façade’s verticality. Creation of a three-dimensional model that brings a unique visual dimension to the ensemble.

Elisava
Gruntvig Typeface, Reinaldo Camejo
Master’s and Postgraduate Degrees category Aethical Inc

Author: Thomas Suadicani, Trinidad Tamanyo
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

With the rise of the extreme right, conspirative theories and unethical practices inspired us to create Aethical; a hybrid of e-commerce and corporative website. With irony and absurdity we become the enemy to unveil their strategies.

Elisava
Aethical Inc, Thomas Suadicani, Trinidad Tamanyo
Editorial category Intruso

Author: Trinidad Tamayo, Chiara Chiavazza
Project of the Master in Editorial Design

Biannual magazine that gathers opinions and interviews about current and dividing topics to question the preestablished boundaries and power dynamics, promoting dialogue and a deeper value of the different points of view.

Elisava
Intruso, Trinidad Tamayo, Chiara Chiavazza
Audiovisual category Malasangre

Author: Martín Caballero, Óscar Cruz, Soledad Gil-Nagel, Irving Marín, Víctor Pérez, Alexis Ruiz, Ana Sánchez
Project of the Master in Audiovisual Creation and Direction

The short film addresses the problem of multiple evictions in Spain. It is a social criticism through a story about the emotional and social consequences that eviction has in a family, focusing on the daughter.

Elisava
Malasangre, Martín Caballero, Óscar Cruz, Soledad Gil-Nagel, Irving Marín, Víctor Pérez, Alexis Ruiz, Ana Sánchez
Category of UX/UI Websites and Apps / Category of non-transactional websites Web Elisava

Author: Elisava

A scalable, flexible and modular website with two key purposes: showing the university’s academic offer and emphasising testimonies and students’ projects.

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Web Elisava