Category Archives: Catalonia

Inside Fab Lab Barcelona and the IAAC: 3D printing for the people

Birthplace of the Fab City concept, and famous for art and architectural design, Barcelona is a thriving hub of creativity, and a European center for The Maker Movement. As a pilot model for the creative circular economy that is Fab City, the Poblenou district is Barcelona’s most concentrated area of maker and 3D printer related […]

Catalonian government to invest €28million in Barcelona Global 3D Printing Hub

The Catalonian government in Barcelona, Spain, is to invest €28 million (The equivalent of over $30m USD) into a Global 3D Printing Hub at the …

Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia takes a natural approach to on site 3D printing for construction

The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) based in Barcelona, Spain, is developing methods for large scale 3D printing that use unfired clay and …

Behind the 3D printed bridge: exclusive interview with Catalonian designers at IAAC

A collaboration between the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) in Barcelona, Spain, and ACCIONA, a company dedicated to Spain’s sustainable infrastructure, have pipped …