"ELISAVA has a great reputation in Latin America and the spread of good experiences reached to my ears and I decided to come"
Name, city, country?
Daniela Vanegas. I am from Medellín, Colombia.
Programme you study at ELISAVA?
Master in Retail Space Design: Retail Design.
How many kilometers have you travelled to come to ELISAVA?
8,000 kilometers from Colombia.
Why did you decide to study the Master at ELISAVA?
For the ones that study design, Barcelona is a city that is a great referent and ELISAVA has a great reputation in Latin America and the spread of good experiences reached to my ears and I decided to come.
Sum up in one sentence what product design is for you...
It is the creation of experiences and attractive design spaces for the consumer and that, at the same time, strengthen the sales.
Who is your reference in the design world?
From the space design point of view, my referents are brands like Topshop, H&M, Zara or Louis Vuitton. I think they do a great job.
Your professional dream is to…
Create a design studio that allows designing spaces and also working for big brands at an international level, as well as travelling and getting to know other cultures.
What do the products you have brought mean to you?
I have brought my laptop because it has been my working tool throughout my professional and academic career. Here I have saved all my works and everything I have done at a design level since I started.