Tag Archives: design

DigaliX, proof that touch-screen tablets can be made in Catalonia

9 August, 2012 | Networking

DigaliX is a Barcelona-based company that has made a commitment to innovation in a big way. Operating in the audiovisual sector, after conducting a market analysis, it decided to specialise in multitouch technology, a device’s ability to recognise two or more points of contact made on a surface simultaneously. Toni Mayorgas, the firm’s managing director, believes that screens have become obsolete; this categorical perspective has helped position the company in … Read more…

Miscelanea: five years supporting contemporary artistic creation

28 February, 2012 | Unknown City

Miscelanea is a multidisciplinary art centre which celebrated its fifth anniversary this year. It lies in the heart of Raval, at Carrer Guàrdia, 10. and has been supporting contemporary artistic creations ever since it first opened. It works with the city’s emerging art scene but also holds workshops, concerts, presentations and exhibitions, along with other activities. The disciplines it offers centre on design, illustration and audiovisual creation. The entrance to … Read more…

DHUB Barcelona’s new building, one of the new faces of the Barcelona of the future

17 February, 2011 | Unknown City

Hub is an English term commonly used in the world of communications. In air transport, the word takes on a very graphic meaning: a transport model drafted in relation to a centre, in a form resembling that of spokes on a bicycle wheel, with various spokes meeting at the same point. It can likewise be used in IT, in reference to a port or centre where various connections meet. It … Read more…

Fashion, design and new technologies at DHub Barcelona

30 January, 2011 | Your City Council

DHub Barcelona is Barcelona’s design centre, where the various disciplines that shape design merge and are brought together in one central hub under the aim of teaching and promoting the positive uses design offers for improving our lives. DHub Barcelona will continue to have two centres open to visits, until the building work first started in 2009 on the future Disseny Hub Barcelona future headquarters in Plaça de les Glòries … Read more…