Transparency, control and participation

#DesignDistrict

Design in the context of “Transparency, control and participation” is the topic that will be addressed in a conversation between the engineer and currently Secretary General of the Department of Digital Policies and Public Administration Xavier Gatius, the artist and activist Simona Levi and the cultural manager Jordi Sellas

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11.00h Conversation between the engineer and currently Secretary General of the Department of Digital Policies and Public Administration Xavier Gatius, the artist and activist Simona Levi and the cultural manager Jordi Sellas, which will address the issue of design within the context of “Transparency, control and participation”.

12.45h Petxa kutxa ESDAP Catalonia students + Inauguration of the audiovisual sample from the Final Study Projects of the ESDAP Catalonia students in the 2017/18 academic year.m This exhibition articulates and describes the figure of the designers from their conceptual and formal answers with the aim of motivating the spectator to question values and solutions for society. The chosen projects share an interest in offering reflections in terms of social character which use the transforming capacity of design to recover and improve the daily environment; but also to grant the designer with the capacity to become a mediator, thus broadening the dimension of the design discipline within a modern, critical and collaborative concept.

Presentation of the “Discord, ethics and collective process” publication which outlines the activities of ESDAP Catalonia at BDW 2018.

14: 00h Musical performances

17: 00h NU.NOT USUAL Fashion Day. Final project fashion parade from the ESDAP Catalonia 6th year students.