CGV: CYBER GREEN VOLTAICS

Project CGV: CYBER GREEN VOLTAICS (2018-2019) Description Green wall built in clay with 3D printer that incorporates biophotovoltaic technology Call Agrupaciones Empresariales Innovadoras (AEI 2018) Total Funding 89.613,53 € IAAC Department Advanced Architecture Group Partners Solartys, Amaisys Website CVG is a green wall composed of 3D printed ceramic pots that contains soil, plants and a…

CO-MIDA

Project CO-MIDA: Green urban elements for the co-production of food and energy (2020-2021) Description CO-MIDA is an intelligent vertical modular system for the cultivation of edible plants, co-designed together with the citizens which, thanks to the bacteria present in the earth, also produces the necessary electrical energy for its own operation and monitoring. Call BIT-Habitat,…

Makers’eXchange (MAX)

EU Project Makers’eXchange (MAX) Description MAX project aims to define and test policies and actions supporting the mobility and exchanges of experience between the cultural and creative industries, creative hubs, maker-spaces, fab-labs and formal and non-formal learning and skills development systems in a cross-sectoral way and embed makers’ mobility schemes for skills development and inclusion…

Public Play Space

EU Project Public Play Space Description Public Play Space EU-funded project attempts to provide with innovative and pioneering practices, in a transnational and European perspective, for the co-design and implementation of the process of placemaking, with the ultimate objective to foster inclusive and sustainable public spaces. EU Call Creative Europe Culture Sub-Programme Cooperation Project Total…

Teaching ROS for the construction industry

EU grants IAAC to support education in Robotics for the construction industry IAAC has recently been selected by the ROSIN European project to develop the Educational Project “Teaching ROS for the construction industry”. This project will help IAAC further integrate ROS, the open source Robot Operating System, to its teaching activities, in particular within the…

TINY HOUSE

The Tiny House V01 Prototype is the collective final project of the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia’s (IAAC) 2018-2019 Master of Advanced Ecological Buildings program (MAEB). The MAEB is an immersive experience of learning by living in which students engage with the complete seasonal cycle as residents for 11 months at Valldaura Labs. In the…

Digital Adobe

Digital Adobe is an innovative research agenda oriented to producing architectural solutions with natural materials and additive manufacturing or 3d printing. The technology, developed in the applied research post graduate program Open Thesis Fabrication, enables to customize the form of a building on multiple scales. Tailoring, from the global form, to the resolution of the…

PlayBall

Playball! is an interactive installation that calls viewers to action. Its formal qualities create a physical response from Llum BCN Festival goers and celebrates light in a playful manner. Playball uses light to create interactions between the viewer and installation, and between viewers themselves. By hitting one ball to another, light is passed on, allowing light…