Barcelona | Design for Food at the design museum (Museu del Disseny)
By FEDERICA LUSIARDI - May 26, 2017
From March 8 through May 21, 2017 the design museum “Museu del Disseny” in Barcelona presents the temporary exhibition “Tapas. Spanish Design for Food”.
cover-image: utensil for steaming. Designed by Com Peix a l’Aigua. Produced by Lékué
The exhibition at the “Museu del Disseny” is the last leg of a 3 years traveling exhibition which has already presented in Tokyo, Miami, Washington, Seoul, Toronto and Madrid, among other places. “Tapas. Spanish Design for Food” explores the interaction between design, food and drink, focusing on creations from the last 25 years.
More than 250 pieces – cooking utensils, gadgets, furniture, videos and photographs – link the world of material culture to food and drink, history, architecture, interior design and industrial design.
“Jomon”, design: Bankook (Ana Roquero and Aitor Elizegui). Produced by Cookplay
Crumbs-Birds bread-cutting board. Designed by Curro Claret
“Otto”, wine rack. Designed by Ramírez i Carrillo. Produced by Delica
Seven Bowls system, designed by Martín Azúa and Gerard Moliné. Produced by Design Mix
Curated by designer and architect Juli Capella, “Tapas” gives visitors a taste of the contribution made by design to food and drink in three themed sections, entitled: The Kitchen, The Table, Food.
“Chocodosis”. Designed by Emiliana Design Studio, Emili Padrós. Produced by Enric Rovira
The exhibition – organized by Acción Cultural Española (Spanish Cultural Action) and Museu del Disseny de Barcelona will also be accompanied by a full program of workshops, lectures, and special activities.
Tapas. Spanish Design for Food
8 March / 21 May, 2017
Museu del Disseny
Disseny Hub Barcelona (Disseny Hub Barcelona building)
Pl. de les Glòries Catalanes, 37-38
“La Cool Vie Boheme”, table with dinner service. Designed by Daniel Gantes
Images courtesy of Museu del Disseny.