Articles
Please not see domestic service workers
November 30 2016
Please not see domestic service workers
Article by Victoria Sacco, a professor of the Master in Digital Art Curator of ESDi. Originally published journal notebook Arts and Letters, Barcelona. Num. 204, February / March 2016, pp.24-29 (ISSN 1695-9396)
Dialogues between Art and Fashion.  Release Phenomenology
November 1st 2016
Dialogues between Art and Fashion. Release Phenomenology
Article written by Dr. Maia Creus, a member of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity ESDi, and originally published in Notebook Ideas, Arts and Letters, no. 205 May / June 2016, pp. 34-37 (ISSN 1695-9396)
Hipsterism and other nonsense...
October 6 2016
Hipsterism and other nonsense...
Article written by the designer and teacher Jesus Morentin and originally published in Bunkertype.com
Audiovisual narrative and technological innovation
September 7 2016
Audiovisual narrative and technological innovation
Obsolescence and productive process
August, 26
Obsolescence and productive process
Article written by mr. Antoni Garrell and Guiu, General Director in ESDi Foundation (FUNDIT)  
Complexity and historical perspective
July 20 2016
Complexity and historical perspective
Article written by Dr. Enric Puig, member of the Department of Development Theory and Design of ESDi.
The reality of virtual reality
June 23 2016
The reality of virtual reality
Article by Fran Pinel, professor and member of the Departmental Communication Unit, Multimedia and Interactivity ESDi
Music and new spaces of digital communication
June 15 2016
Music and new spaces of digital communication
Article by Marc Calvet, digital and graphic designer, teacher and member of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity ESDi (University department of Theory of Design and Development).
A cross look on the community space in a residential facility
May 20 2016
A cross look on the community space in a residential facility
Article by Marc de Rooij, architect and professor at the Unit of Product and Usability ESDi spaces.
The forth industrial revolution
April 27 2016
The forth industrial revolution
Article written by Dr. Llorenç Guilera, Professor of Creativity and Director of the Master Degree of Innovation of Textile Industries ESDi
The reality of David Simon
April 18 2016
The reality of David Simon
Article by Anaïs Llàcer, a member of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity ESDi
Dressing and undressing bodies. Phenomenologies of appearance.
April 8 2016
Dressing and undressing bodies. Phenomenologies of appearance.
History in an essay
March 1 2016
History in an essay
Article written by Antoni Mañach, professor and member of the Unit of Prospective Analysis and Design of ESDi (University department of Theory of Design and Development).
Trends, a phenomenon with a life of its own
February 11 2016
Trends, a phenomenon with a life of its own
Article by Dolors Giró, professor at the Fashion Trends Unit ESDi.
Nomadism: Translation, translation, transposition
January 28 2016
Nomadism: Translation, translation, transposition
Article written by Dr. Mireia Feliu, a professor and head of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity ESDi (University department of Theory and Design Development.
A linguistic approach to the term fashion.
December 17 2015
A linguistic approach to the term fashion.
Article by Encarna Ruiz, Research Director of ESDiColor_LAB, professor and head of the Trends and Innovation Unit ESDi (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDi).
Policies on Women in Conceptual Art
December 9 2015
Policies on Women in Conceptual Art
Article written by Dr. Maia Creus, professor of ESDi and member of the Communication and Multimedia interactivity at ESDi.
Effects of light and (historic) treatment
November 19 2015
Effects of light and (historic) treatment
Article by Mireia Murciano, professor of the ESDi Product Usability and Space Unit
Wearables in scenic language
November 5 2015
Wearables in scenic language
Article by Miguel Gonzalez, fashion designer, teacher and member of the ESDI unit and Fashion Trends (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI).
Media and Multitasking
October 15 2015
Media and Multitasking
Article by Elizabeth Ferrandiz, head of the Unit of Knowledge Application in Product and Usability Areas at ESDi
About Generative
September 29 2015
About Generative
Article by Cristina Real, fashion designer, professor and member of the Unit Trends and Innovations ESDI (University Department of Development Theory and Design).
The next Free Culture utopia
September 10, 2015
The next Free Culture utopia
Article by Fran Pinel, Professor and member of the Departmental Unit of Communication, Media and Interactivity ESDi.
Design and autorship
August 31 2015
Design and autorship
Article written by Mireia Puig, product designer, ESDi professor and member of the Product and Spaces Usability Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department).
Sociology in the design process
July 31th August
Sociology in the design process
Article by Dr. Encarna Ruiz, Research Director of ESDiColor_LAB, professor and member of the Knowledge Transfer Unit
Introduction to the reserach in design
July 16th 2015
Introduction to the reserach in design
Article written by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, professor , member of the Unity of Knowledge Transfer and coordinator of ESDi Master in UI/UX Design.
Public facilities: civic center
July 2nd 2015
Public facilities: civic center
Article by Laia Feixas, interior designer, lecturer and researcher Unit Product Usability and Space ESDi (University department of Development Theory and Design of ESDi)  
Self-evaluation for the accreditation
July 2nd 2015
Self-evaluation for the accreditation
Locus amoenus: How the concept of local sustainable development becomes a color chart
June 18th 2015
Locus amoenus: How the concept of local sustainable development becomes a color chart
Translation and relational identity.  The nomadic subjectivity from art and contemporary thought
June 8th 2015
Translation and relational identity. The nomadic subjectivity from art and contemporary thought
Article written by Dr. Mireia Feliu, professor and member of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity ESDi (University department of Theory of Design and Development )
Image as word
May 25th 2015
Image as word
Fashion Design Software
May 7th 2015
Fashion Design Software
Article by Cristina Real, fashion designer, professor and member of the Unit Trends and Innovations ESDI (University Department of Development Theory and Design).
April 27th 2015
"Low" to "high": new aesthetics of low resolution
Article written by Marc Calvet, digital and graphic designer, teacher and a member of the multimedia communication and interactivity of the ESDi (University Department of theory and development of the design)
ESDi wins the contest Gustavo Gili
April 17th 2015
ESDi wins the contest Gustavo Gili
When a physiotherapist talks about Design
April 9th 2015
When a physiotherapist talks about Design
Article by Coral Martinez, researcher in UDDC Product Usability areas of ESDi
Dries Van Notten, transgression of beauty as a methodology
March 4th 2015
Dries Van Notten, transgression of beauty as a methodology
Article written by Dolors Giró, Professor of the ESDi Trends and Fashion Unit
Light as an environmental determinant of space design
february 20th 2015
Light as an environmental determinant of space design
Article by Mireia Murciano, professor of the ESDi Product Usability and space Unit
Key considerations in the presentation of a wearable
february 12th 2015
Key considerations in the presentation of a wearable
Article by Marina Castan teacher, researcher tissues technological ESDI and member of the unit and Fashion Trends (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDi).
Subsurface to the retina
Januery 27th
Subsurface to the retina
Anaïs Llácer article, member of the Multimedia Communication and interactivity Unit
Fashion blogs in Spain
january 23th
Fashion blogs in Spain
Article by Encarna Ruiz, Research Director of ESDiColor_LAB, professor and head of the Trends and Innovation Unit ESDi (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDi).
Audiovisual content consumption. Screens and multitasking
January 12th
Audiovisual content consumption. Screens and multitasking
Article by Elizabeth Ferrándiz member of the Product and Usability space Unit in ESDi
Virtual Worlds as social places.
December 15th
Virtual Worlds as social places.
Article by Fran Pinel, Professor of Computer Science I and a member of the Departmental Communication Unit, Multimedia and Interactivity in ESDi
Origin and evolution of clothing patterns
10th december 2014
Origin and evolution of clothing patterns
Article by Cristina Real, fashion designer, professor and member of the Unit Trends and Innovations ESDI (University Department of Development Theory and Design).
New challenges of post-McLuhan Galaxy and the talent of independent producers
december 2nd 2014
New challenges of post-McLuhan Galaxy and the talent of independent producers
Article written by Isabel Palà, journalist and head of the Press and Communication Department in ESDI
Greenaway. The invisible borders between cinema and video art
19th november 2014
Greenaway. The invisible borders between cinema and video art
Article written by Dr. Mireia Feliu, teacher and member of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity of ESDI (University Department of Design Theory and Development.
A consideration of the symbolic function of uniforms
12th november 2014
A consideration of the symbolic function of uniforms
Article by Antoni Mañach, teacher and member of the Prospective Analysis of Design unit of ESDI (Theory and Design Development Department).
The origins of aesthetics in ballet
30th october 2014
The origins of aesthetics in ballet
Article by Miguel Gonzalez, fashion designer, teacher and member of the ESDI Unit Trends and Fashion (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI).
Interaction Design
1rst ocotber 2014
Interaction Design
Article by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, head of Communication and Multimedia Interactivity
Usability and ergonomics
18th september 2014
Usability and ergonomics
Article by Mireia Puig teacher in ESDI, product designer and member of Unity and Product Usability Spaces (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI).
The Wearable Fashion Orchestra
16th september 2014
The Wearable Fashion Orchestra
Article by Marina Castan teacher, researcher tissues technological ESDI and member of the unit and Fashion Trends (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI).
The fragility as a creative method
15th Semptember 2014
The fragility as a creative method
Article Written by Marc Calvet Digital and Graphic designer, teacher and Miembro the Wave e interactivity of multimedia communications ESDI (University Department of Design and Development of Theory).
dialogues between art and technology
25th August 2014
dialogues between art and technology
Article written by Dr. Ines Martins professor and member of Unity and Product Usability and Space IX ENECULT published in Encounter in Multidisciplinary Studies Culture in Brazil.
Fashion and globalization
28th July 2014
Fashion and globalization
Article by Encarna Ruiz, Research Director of ESDiColor_LAB, professor and head of the Trends and Innovation ESDI (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI)
Inteligent packaging
25th July 2014
Inteligent packaging
Article written by Coral Martinez, a researcher at the UDDC formació of Producte i usabilitat d’espais de l’Esdi. A graduate of Producte Disseny (Eina) i actualment cursant the màster Project Management (La Salle).
Words and bodies on the street
8th July 2014
Words and bodies on the street
Article written by Dr. Maia Creus, ESDI teacher and member of the Analysis and Forecasting of Design (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI)
Smart city. Study examples
26th June 2014
Smart city. Study examples
Article written by Laia Feixas, interior designer, professor and researcher at the ESDi Product and Spaces Usability Unit Design Theory and Development University Department).
The fashion and the copy
11th june 2014
The fashion and the copy
Article by Cristina Real fashion designer, teacher and member of Unity of ESDI Trends and Innovation (University Department of Theory and Design Development)
New Media and public space
9th July 2014
New Media and public space
Article by John Sanchez digital and graphic designer, teacher and member of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity ESDI (University Department of Development Theory and Design).
Introduction to UI / UX design
25th April 2014
Introduction to UI / UX design
The Dr. Eduardo Huerta, head of the Communication and Multimedia Interactivity informs us about new studies in UI / UX Design be taught in ESDI.
Fashion and dance: two disciplines together by the body
24th April 2014
Fashion and dance: two disciplines together by the body
Article by Miguel Gonzalez, fashion designer, teacher and member of the ESDI unit and Fashion Trends (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI).
It is the fastest who eats the slowest
15th April 2014
It is the fastest who eats the slowest
Written by Antoni Garrell, General Direcor of FUNDIT
Transmedia Storytelling
3rd april 2014
Transmedia Storytelling
Article by Fran Pinel Professor of Computer and member of the Departmental Unit of Communication, Media and Interactivity ESDI
About the CIDIC
March 26, 2014
About the CIDIC
Dr. Maia Creus from ESDi Communication, Multimedia and Interactivity Unit reflects about the content of the 3rd International Congress of Design and Innovation of Catalonia organized by ESDI.
Textile and Sostenibility
24th march 2014
Textile and Sostenibility
Article by Marina Castan teacher, researcher tissues technological ESDI and member of the unit and Fashion Trends (University Department of Theory and Development of Design ESDI).
Where is the product design going?
21th march 2014
Where is the product design going?
Article written by Coral Martinez, a researcher at the UDDC formació of Producte i usabilitat d’espais de l’Esdi. A graduate of Producte Disseny (Eina) i actualment cursant the màster Project Management (La Salle).
Articles about ‘La subjectivitat nòmada: compromís des de la translació’, a work of Dr. Mireia Feliu
18th march 2014
Articles about ‘La subjectivitat nòmada: compromís des de la translació’, a work of Dr. Mireia Feliu
Articles published in the journal notebook Ideas Arts and Letters, which published an analysis of the work of Dr. and professor ESDI Mireia Feliu.
The value of design
26 de febrer del 2014
The value of design
    Article written by Antoni Garrell, General Director of the Foundation for ESDi (FUNDIT)  
The Design of doing something
20th February 2014
The Design of doing something
Article written by Oriol Ocaña, visual artist, professor and member of the ESDi Design Analysis and Futurology Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
[art-–feminism–-technology]: laboratories of citizenship
10th february 2014
[art-–feminism–-technology]: laboratories of citizenship
Article published in Artnodes and written by Dr. Maia Creus, professor and member of the Unity of Comunication and multimedia Interactivityof ESDi
The word of mouth on the net.
6th February 2014
The word of mouth on the net.
Study Cate Riegner in his article "Word of mouth on the web: The impact of web 2.0 on consumer purchase decisions."
Fashion in the Spanish media context
23rd January
Fashion in the Spanish media context
Article written by Encarna Ruiz, ESDi_ColorLab research Director, ESDi professor and head of the Trends and Research Unit.  
There is no future excluding youth
16th January, 2014
There is no future excluding youth
Written by Antoni Garrell, General Director of FUNDIT
Introduction to User experience Design
January 8, 2014
Introduction to User experience Design
Article written by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, teacher and head of ESDi Communications and Multimedia Interactivity (University Department of Development Theory and Design).
Why do we need a field entitled
December 20th
Why do we need a field entitled "Ethics of the profession" in a School of Design as ESDI?
Article written by Antoni Mañach, professor and member of the ESDi Design Analysis and Futurology Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
About Design Thinking
December 17th 2013
About Design Thinking
Article written by Mireia Puig, product designer, ESDi professor and member of the Product and Spaces Usability Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department).
Woman - Art - Technology and Feminist Studies
December 4th 2013
Woman - Art - Technology and Feminist Studies
Article written by Dr. Inés Martins, professor and head of ESDi Design Analysis and Futurology Unit and published at the IX ENECULT, Encuentro de Estudios Multidisciplinares en Cultura from Brasil.
Nomadic mobility as critical subjectivity
November 26th 2013
Nomadic mobility as critical subjectivity
Article written by Dr. Mireia Feliu, professor and member of the Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department).
What is creativity?
November 21st 2013
What is creativity?
Article written by Miguel González, fashion designer, ESDi professor and member of the Trends and Fashion Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
Design and Society
November 18th
Design and Society
Article written by Dr. Glòria Fernández, ESDi’s Director.
The city and the public space
November 14th 2013
The city and the public space
Article written by Laia Feixas, interior designer, professor and researcher at the ESDi Product and Spaces Usability Unit Design Theory and Development University Department).
Wearables and society
November 5th
Wearables and society
Article written by Marina Castán, profesor, ESDi technologic textiles researcher and member of the Trends and Fashion Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department).
The emergence of processes in virtual space game.
november 4, 2013
The emergence of processes in virtual space game.
Article by Fran Pinel, a professor of Computer Science I and member of the Department of Communication Unit, Multimedia and Interactivity ESDI.
Design Thinking Comunities
Ocober 24th
Design Thinking Comunities
Article written by Mireia Puig, product designer, ESDi professor and member of the Product and Spaces Usability Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department).
The product designers of the future
October 23rd 2013
The product designers of the future
Article written by Dr. Anna Pujol, ESDi associate professor and architecture, engineering and design projects consultant.
Cultural identity as a brand
October 28th 2013
Cultural identity as a brand
Article written by Dr. Inés Martins, professor and head of ESDi Design Analysis and Futurology Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department)
About the social responsibility in cultural production
October 11th 2013
About the social responsibility in cultural production
Article written by Dr. Maia Creus, ESDi professor and member of the Design Analysis and Futurology Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department)
User experience at audiovisual interactive narratives
October 9th 2013
User experience at audiovisual interactive narratives
Article written by Joan Sànchez, graphic and digital designer, professor and member of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
Open design, yes! But, what for?
October 2nd 2013
Open design, yes! But, what for?
Article written by Oriol Ocaña, visual artist, professor and member of the ESDi Design Analysis and Futurology Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
Co-creation and collaborative design
September 20th 2013
Co-creation and collaborative design
Article written by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, professor and head of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department)
A reflection on ADI Medals applications and new designers
September 10th 2013
A reflection on ADI Medals applications and new designers
Article written by Ariadna Claret, Fundació INDICIS researcher.
e-learning and e-health, examples of information systems through internet
September 4th 2013
e-learning and e-health, examples of information systems through internet
Article written by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, professor and head of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department)
The design and art responsibility in the new technologies informational culture
August 29th 2013
The design and art responsibility in the new technologies informational culture
Article written by Dr. Mireia Feliu, professor and member of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
Labor cost is not the key
August 26th 2013
Labor cost is not the key
Article written by Mr. Antoni Garrell, ESDi Foundation (FUNDIT) General Director.
Aesthetics and New Media
August 22nd 2013
Aesthetics and New Media
Article written by Marina Castán, ESDi teacher, technological fabrics researcher and member of the Trends and Innovation Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department)
Design and Ethics: a relationship to improve the world
August 16th 2013
Design and Ethics: a relationship to improve the world
Article written by Antoni Mañach, professor and member of the ESDi Design Analysis and Futurology Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
Introductory concepts to the binomial
July 31st 2013
Introductory concepts to the binomial "Design + Business"
Article written by Dr. Eduardo Huerta, professor and head of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department)
Digital media in education
July 12th 2013
Digital media in education
Article written by Rubèn Castejón, professor, graphic designer and member of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit (Design Theory and Development University Department).
Strategies for teaching creativity in design
July 8th 2013
Strategies for teaching creativity in design
Lecture by Dr. Llorenç Guilera, Director of the Higher School of Design ESDi, with which he participated in the International Design Meeting ’Forma 2013’ at Havana (Cuba) on June 18th.
Swimsuits project for the Synchronized Swimming National Team
June 25th 2013
Swimsuits project for the Synchronized Swimming National Team
Article written by Cristina Real, fashion designer, professor and member of the ESDi Trends and Innovation Unit (ESDi Design Theory and Development University Department); and by Loreto Rodríguez, fashion designer, professor and member of the ESDi Fashion Implementation and Research
Interior Design. Denomination and scope.
June 19th 2013
Interior Design. Denomination and scope.
Article written by Laia Feixas, interior designer, professor and researcher at the ESDi Product and Spaces Usability Unit.
Audiovisual fiction consumption through Internet approach
June 19th 2013
Audiovisual fiction consumption through Internet approach
Article written by Elisabeth Ferrándiz, professor and member of the ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit.
CLOSE TO THE BODY, research around smart textiles, body and perception
June 12th 2013
CLOSE TO THE BODY, research around smart textiles, body and perception
Article written by Marina Castán, ESDi teacher, technological fabrics researcher and member of the Trends and Innovation Unit.
Smart City: Technological Revolution + Social Revolution
may 22th
Smart City: Technological Revolution + Social Revolution
Article written by Mireia Feliu, professor and member of ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Unit.
Re.act.feminism #2 - a performing archive / The archive as an event
May 07, 2013
Re.act.feminism #2 - a performing archive / The archive as an event
Article written by Dr. Maia Creus, ESDi professor and which has been published at Concreta magazine n. 1, Sobre creación y teoria de la imagen, Primavera 2013, Universitat Politècnica de València, pa. 114-119
Competitiveness Key Design in the Global World
May 03, 2013
Competitiveness Key Design in the Global World
Antoni Garrell’s, FUNDIT General Director, lecture that opened the Iberoamerican Design Meeting: Creativism in Puebla (México) last April 25th.
Education in food: the first ingredient of a great recipe
April 29, 2013
Education in food: the first ingredient of a great recipe
Article written by Ariadna Claret, INDICIS Foundation researcher.
Narrative, interactivity and hypermedia
April 25, 2013
Narrative, interactivity and hypermedia
Article written by Joan Sànchez, digital and graphic designer, professor and member of ESDi Multimedia Communication and Interactivity Departamental Unit.
Milan: The interiors of the future
April 18, 2013
Milan: The interiors of the future
Article written by Genís Senén, designer, professor and member of the Product and Spaces Usability Departamental Unit.
History, innovation and design
April 16, 2013
History, innovation and design
Article written by Antoni Mañach, Ethics and Design History and Theory professor.
Without personal ethics there is no business ethics
April 12, 2013
Without personal ethics there is no business ethics
Antoni Garrell, FUNDIT General Director appeal to personal ethics to achieve professional and business ethics.
April 02, 2013
Design Pedagogical Challenges
Article written by Dr. Inés Martins, ESDi teacher and Master’s Degree in Digital Art Curatorship director.
March 21, 2013
Emerging systems: new ways of structuring information
Article written by Fran Pinel, Computing I teacher and member of ESDi Communication, Multimedia and Interactivity Department Unit
March 14, 2013
technology and future
Article by Antoni Garrell, Fundit General Director
March 08, 2013
Models in a DFP
Article by Cristina Real, pre-doctoral fellow of the Trends and Innovation Unit, in relation to its Final Draft Grade: "In a Technical Dream ..."
March 04, 2013
Art Practices [between] gender and technologies. Dr. Maia Creus Analysis
Dr. Maia Creus, ESDi teacher develops an analysis about the research project "Art Practices [between] gender and technologies." An audiovisual work, jointly with Dr. Ines Martins and Tamara Diaz, which was filed on Dec. 4 Tapies Foundation in Barcelona.
February 21, 2013
Design research, multimedia communication and interactivity-oriented stage. Concepts and initial ideas.
Article written by the ESDi’s professor and Head of the Graphic and Multimedia Design Teaching Unit, Dr. Eduardo Huerta.
February 15, 2013
Do our companies and entrepreneurs have a future?
Article of FUNDIT’s General Manager, Antoni Garrell
January 16, 2013
And you ... what color do you paint your life?
Encarna Ruiz, ESDiColor_LAB research director, explains how the different colors identify the traits of our personality and define our concerns
November 20, 2012
The ESDi teacher Ricard Guixà writes in "San Soleil", the visual studies magazine
The article is entitled: "Iconography of otherness. Epistemological value of the XIX Century, portrait scientist", and tries to portrait photography and science. It’s appear in the number 4 of "Sans Soleil" magazine.
October 28, 2012
Apoyar el emprendedor: obligación ineludible.
Supporting the entrepreneur is a obligation, so the actual entrepreneurs who create tomorrow’s companies and generate jobs that will enable collective economic and progress.
October 05, 2012
The social design
Article of the responsible development of textile research projects and research director ESDi COLOR_LAB Spain, Encarna Ruiz.
August 02, 2012
The future in hands of entrepreneurs
Article of FUNDIT General Manager, Antoni Garrell
July 11, 2012
The importance of the color in design
This is an article of ESDIColor_LAB research, Encarna Ruiz.
July 09, 2012
This is not the Europe we want
"The project of freedom, progress and social European cohesion can blow up". This is an article of General Manager of FUNDIT, Antoni Garrell, in El Singular Digital.
June 26, 2012
Winning the future is to support research
"It’s sure everybody who recognize the importance of research and innovation, recognize, by the same, initiatives from far away". This is an article of Antoni Garrell, General Manager of FUNDIT.
June 05, 2012
World Environment Day
This is an article of Ariadna Claret, a member of Fundación INDICIS research.
May 29, 2012
We can’t accept impunity
"We have to trust the European Union, where common sense will prevail, that 2013 will be better, and that our work will improve the present and we will conquer the future" Antoni Garrell article in El Singular Digital
May 15, 2012
15M: another future is possible
Article of FUNDIT’s General Manager, Antoni Garrell, in El Singular Digital
May 09, 2012
Let your imagination
Director’s article of ESDi, Llorenç Guilera, published in Jorge Bucay’s magazine Mente Sana. Download pdf here.
April 16, 2012
La industria puede desterrar la crisis
"Solo la industria manufacturera, conjuntamente con la de alto valor, tiene la capacidad de generar centenares de miles de puestos de trabajo". Es un artículo del Director General de la FUNDIT, Antoni Garrell, publicado en El Singular Digital.
March 21, 2012
Menospreciar a la INVESTIGACIÓN es hipotecar el futuro
El Sr Antoni Garrell, Director General de la FUNDIT, firma este artículo sobre la importancia de invertir en investigación.
March 12, 2012
Learning from mistakes
Jon Marin, Scientific Coordinator of the Foundation INDICIS Sustainability and Environment, sign this paper on the need to learn from mistakes and the benefits this can bring disciplines as biomimetics applied in fields such as research and corporate management.
February 27, 2012
How to retain talent?
Article published in the newspaper La Vanguardia, which is the first of a series of reports to analyze the phenomenon of emigration of young Spaniards to develop their talents. The opinion of FUNDIT’s general director Antoni Garrell is reflected in the article.
January 23, 2012
Albert Cano:// Artists based in Barna
January issue from BCNmes magazine publishes an interview of graphic designer and illustrator Albert Cano, who graduated in ESDi in 2011. BCNmes is a cultural publication, monthly and free.
January 09, 2012
Creativity can be taught?
From experience in the Projects 1st year subject, Professor Josep Maria Marimón reflects on the creative capacity of his students and invites them to leave the "creative comfort zone," stepping forward and taking the risk.
January 02, 2012
"Recognizing singularities, applying equity"
"These are times of austerity, of dialogue, to find what we bring us together instead of what divides us", says ESDi Foundation Director, Antoni Garrell i Guiu in a recent article recently published at Singulardigital.cat newspaper.
December 13, 2011
On the threshold of a stronger EU
An article written by the ESDi Foundation Director, Antoni Garrell i Guiu. It has recently been published at Singulardigital.cat newspaper.
December 12, 2011
¡Que vienen las suecas!
A Maia Creus and Guillermo Celada’s article which is an aesthetic approach, symbolic, social and political mass tourism of sun and sand. It has been published at Quadern de les Idees, les Arts i les Lletres.
November 28, 2011
Yes to invest in training
"It’s time to cut, but taking care of the training which is future investment." An article of the Foundation for ESDi director’s Antoni Garrell. It’s been published at the Singulardigital.cat newspaper.
November 18, 2011
The art of non verbal communication
Professor of Sociology at ESDi, Encarna Ruiz Molina, examines various aspects of non verbal communication of an event agreed to the smallest detail.
October 10, 2011
CO-Design to dress the light
The magazine ICANDELA features an article from ESDi professors Tito Favaro and Iván Merino. It is about the Gentlelight workshop, an experience of collaboration between the ESDi, Moddis and GrupIdea, the summer of 2011.
October 03, 2011
All the benefits of laughing
The magazine of psychology Mente sana publishes an article from ESDi director and professor, Llorenç Guilera. The title is "All the benefits of laughing."
September 19, 2011
Human capital and future
We should collectively assume that human capital is the key to the future; therefore it is necessary to increase investment in training to emerge stronger from the crisis.
September 10, 2011
I am a convinced atheist [of design]
By Luis Soriano, President of the Province of Barcelona Association of Interior Designer and Decorators in Catalonia.
July 30, 2011
Innovating to compete
Currently there are many countries that have recovered the path of growth in both the European continent, as in the Americas and Asia. Taking advantage of the growth capacity of these countries and compete in their markets is the opportunity to take all business organization, and especially
July 26, 2011
Discriminación por género y desarrollo.
Finaliza una semana extremadamente compleja llena de sentimientos contrapuestos: preocupación, incertidumbre, perplejidad, angustia, tristeza y alegría por las buenas noticias que pasan a menudo desapercibidas. Entre las noticias publicadas una pasó con poco impacto, me
May 31, 2011
The importance of design
In the last quarter century, the importance of design has been growing. The acknowledged importance of science-technology pairing in the industrial and pre-industrial era, joined the design as an element to provide differential value, understood as "seduction of wealth in the form and
May 27, 2011
Estudis avançats en disseny. Una nova realitat
Article del director d’Elisava, Daniel Cid Moragas, relacionat amb la formació de recerca en disseny que imparteixen, amb llurs respectius màsters, Elisava i ESDi.
May 12, 2011
The lighthouse that lights the ecoedición
Article publicat al setmanari "L’Economic" sobre el Tinter, empresa referent de l’ecoedició a Catalunya i amb qui col·labora l’ESDi. Vegeu com es pot innovar, com es pot dissenyar des d’un model sostenible.
April 29, 2011
The world’s best cuisine as an exponent of where should be the world’s best design.
Article by Jon Marin, professor of the Department ESDi Product and Interior Design in the magazine Experience.
April 12, 2011
Crisis and creative process
The society needs new products. In this context, the design shows his capacity
March 24, 2011
A more solid and sustainable development
Written by Antoni Garrell i Guiu, general director of the Foundation for ESDi, this article will be published in the thirtieth issue of the school magazine called Issue.
March 23, 2011
Antoni Manach Review published in the Blanes Municipal Archive
ESDi professor, Antoni Manach, has recently written a review of the story "The navigator of the background mirror". It is a tale from Ramon Freixenet Estol winner of the "Premi 9 d’octubre" Prize about literary creation of Sant Vicent del Raspeig, Alicante, in Valencia.
March 23, 2011
Lulu, the embodiment of evil in the underworld of the night
Maia Creus article published in Quadern de les idees, les arets i les lletres (Ars Foundation of Sabadell). It belongs to the number 179, February 2011.
December 03, 2010
Design your own nest. How encourage the creativity learning from natural architectural constructions
During the summer of 2010 Jon Marín, a member of the department of Product and Interior Design of ESDi, [...]
November 02, 2010
Humour as an intangible resource in design for local development
This paper presents the results of a series of workshops in the frame of the first edition of "ASSIST 2010, Summer School of Arts and Sciences for Sustainability in Social Transformation" [...]
September 24, 2010
Without universities there is no competition
The article, written by Mr. Antoni Garrell contextualize the results of the Spanish university system in the global context, establishing the correlation with the competitiveness of the production model in an open and globally market.
July 16, 2010
A profession that contains a lot of other ones
In times of crisis the most useful sections to revive the economy are those that arise from the formation of hybrid and multidisciplinary performances.
June 22, 2010
Multidisciplinary Design: An indispensable profession
The social and economic development not only requires designers who are innovative, creative and master the methods associated with the design. It’s also necessary people capable of teamwork, and who take on their commitment.
May 20, 2010
Ethics and design: for the rules of the play
The design is a profession. It operates a network of relationships between various involved, that has to be respect between them. The word profession etymologically belongs to the semantic field of fide. Therefore, faith or commitment to an order [...]
May 03, 2010
Textile: A promising future
The last 23th of April, in the meeting in Sabadell of the Association of Textile European collectivities, I compared opinions about the future of the sector in the currently and complex economic situation.
April 27, 2010
Disasters, Climate and development models
On 22th of April will be held the Earth Day, coinciding with the eruption of Iceland volcano which has paralyzed the European air traffic, and that was preceded by the Chilean earthquake and other disasters that demonstrate the fragility of human development when the planet shows its strength.
April 17, 2010
There’s no competitive without design
The CIDIC has shown that there is no competition without design and the need to move the egodesign to co-design, in line of ESDi since 2002 [...]
March 29, 2010
DAYDREAMER. Redesigning the way we eat
The way the world produces its food must change radically to cope with a growing population and the climate change, while avoiding the social breakdown and environmental collapse.
March 21, 2010
Design, driving force of the innovation and the social progress
1st International Congress of Design and Innovation of Catalonia. In the last months have fallen pillars that support wealth generation and employment, a fictional wealth is founded by an exaggerated and unsustainable consumption.
January 28, 2010
New fabrics for a new Textile view
Since some time ago the interest about new materials is attracting a great deal more interest. So much so that today there’s no city without a place for this kind of research.
January 20, 2010
The Industry, the driving force of growth and development
"The report European Competitiveness Report, 2007 explained that productivity per worker in the Spanish State had only increased by 0.8% in 2006, an increase far to the G -7 countries".
January 10, 2010
Who say textile is not important?
The textile and clothing industry has traditionally had a very significant importance in the Spanish production system. It was one of the activities most affected by intense processes of market restructuring.
December 05, 2009
Climate change and future
Few days ago, the Club of Rome organized a conference about climate change that certified the words of ONU Secretary General "the absence of a strong reaction to climate change led us toward the abyss".
October 03, 2009
Good designer’s requirements
Competing in a highly competitive society involves that design increase in value. In this context it’s necessary to ask what are the requirements to be a good designer.
September 26, 2009
Dependence on plastic and recycling
There are a lot of waste requiring further discuss how converting them into useful resources, avoiding the accumulation of landfill in the medium term.
September 15, 2009
080 Barcelona Fashion ’09
The fourth edition of 080 Barcelona Fashion has shown more than ever the quality, the entrepreneurship and the emerging talent of the guest designer Estrella Archs, trained at the Escuela de Artes y técnicas de la Moda EATM of Barcelona.
August 05, 2009
The designer’s rol
The celebration of the first 20 years of existence of the FUNDIT and ESDi evidences the commitment of the companies with the design as one of the key factors that enables product innovation and competitiveness in international markets.
June 15, 2009
Design, the key issue for future
Today we recognize the importance of design for companies and societies more advanced. The profession of designer isn’t considered somewhat secondary to the activity of engineers and architects like some years ago.
June 01, 2009
Curatorial text: The Hideout
Introduction of technology into the daily life of man. Inside the hideout you will can choose, you can find the desired freedom, to run away from the predator look.
May 18, 2009
Formula 1 & Design
Innovations in Formula 1 and smartphones are a direct consequence of the intensive use of knowledge through interdisciplinary teams that integrate harmoniously technologists, scientists and designers. Turn talent is what has allowed humanity to progress in extracting the maximum potential each
May 08, 2009
Biomimetics: imitating the cherry
In 1941, Swiss engineer Georges de Mestral went for a walk through the countryside with his dog. Upon returning, he realized the difficulty to disengage from the hair of the animal the fruits of thistle (Xanthium spinosum). After a detailed study of this fruit [...]
June 04, 2008
Modern Culture
Giddens said that modernity, in a first approach, should be learned as "the ways of life or social organization that surges from around Europe in the seventeenth century and whose influence has become the world".
April 09, 2008
The design: the essential element.
Analysis of the current challenges and the challenges of competitiveness, we see that the production processes of the company are no longer a differential element, or fundamental strategic competitiveness and achieve good results. The key factor is’ what ’occurs and’ whom
March 17, 2008
Occupants of the new European
Europe, the continent privileged, as we all know, more and more small door opens and closes the internal external. It is part of the new world order, unjust and must change, but for now we are lucky to be in there and you can enjoy the benefits that have been achieved: democracy, the welfare
February 23, 2008
Design: Official Degree Certificate
On 13 February the Inter de Catalunya has seen the check-and-35 in the first degree qualifications suited to the European Higher Education Area, which will start next academic year 2008-2009. Among these is the degree of design and degree in which the design achieves the official university
January 30, 2008
Creativity needs freedom and new horizons
A new year without significant changes regarding the above, but it seems difficult to stage the opportunities and possibilities are amazing for all those who are able to harness the creative capacity of human specifies, and especially the designers who with their work can give a competitive
December 10, 2007
Design and knowledge management.
Achieve high levels of productivity and innovation is inherent in many organizations, although the best results are achieved when it is able to properly manage the resources, information and talent itself and externally. Process information and manage knowledge becomes the key aspect to ensure
November 20, 2007
The digital culture: a local experience
When talk of digital culture is necessary to say upon the concept of ’digital culture’ is being englobando various aspects and often blend two aspects that have sustanciales differences. The first aspect makes reference to the fact of our lives into the digital instruments and
October 08, 2007
Give behaviour
Speaking of behaviour do not usually refer to the characteristics that distinguish one person, "which caught their attitudes toward ecosystem and that are expressed in their actions and relationships. In this context the character is essentially a human characteristic, and by extension all
September 04, 2007
Design, driving force of future
Global society, subjected to processes of rapid change, creates some dynamic economic world’s major adjustments, which depend on the level of the prior development of the different societies.
June 14, 2007
The new professionals to the needs of the labor market
Course is finishing and new practitioners, some with experience gained during the studies, leave the university classrooms prepared to resolutely face the future challenges, this fact, it raises. New graduates, with luggage full of knowledge, hopes and projects, discuss career paths for their
May 29, 2007
The spirit of artistic creation
"Word of artist" is a course where seven art creatives tell us something about their work process. It’s good to know the creative development of a work of art, from the first ideas to final completion, from initial inspiration to the exposed part.
May 02, 2007
Five ideas and a belief
Few days ago, I spoke with the head of a major multinational of the automotive sector of Spain, who came to ESDi to know first hand what is in the center.
April 13, 2007
Scientists, Technologists and Designers are faced with climate change
In recent times, the perception that the temperature has increased and it is widely supported by logs, which they certify that is developing a noticeable consequences of climate change.
March 12, 2007
It’s necessary to support the creative people
A few days ago the European Innovation Scoreboard 2006 report, which analyzes the concepts of Innovation Drivers, Knowledge Creation, Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Applications i Intellectual Property, ultimately most significant aspects of the new economic and social model in which
January 29, 2007
The importance of Design Management
Currently, few people question the importance of design to enable a harmonious seduction awarded the design and integration in the products of scientific and technological developments that give value and distinction.
January 14, 2007
In the twenty-first century competitiveness requires a free and open access to knowledge
Dissertation on the relationship between new technology and cultural forms and how these challenges needs to be competitive and sustainable.