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Guim Espelt Estopà

Researcher at Elisava Research

Designer, researcher through design of socio-cultural aspects and fiction-related. He studied Technical Engineering in Industrial Design (ELISAVA, 2005), Higher Diploma in Design (UPC, 2008) and masters in Art, Architecture, Design and Set Design (FPC, 2007) and in Art and Design Research (EINA, 2016).

He has collaborated with Studio Suppanen, TACP Architects, and Apparatu, as well as organizing several projects on his own. For the Barcelona Museu del Disseny he worked in the Documentation Centre and co-designed educational workshops related to the collection of industrial design. In addition to curating the cinema cycle "Design, camera, action!" and being a member of the ADI-FAD management board (2012-2017), he contributes to the magazine of architecture, public space and design Diagonal.

At this time, he is taking his PhD in Philosophy, which is focused on the relations between design-fiction and design for social innovation at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Additionally, he is part of the research group Futures Now, from Elisava Research.