The MAA is a visionary master program with an innovative and open structure, mixing diverse disciplines, shaping professionals capable of producing theoretical & practical solutions towards responsive cities, architecture & technology.


Crafted Carbon

00_Introduction Crafted Carbon is an innovative startup that promotes the cultivation of bamboo, leveraging its rapid growth characteristics. This venture aims to harness bamboo’s multifaceted potential, particularly in the realm of construction, while simultaneously generating carbon offsets or credits. By doing so, the initiative focuses on revitalizing depleted land, offering a sustainable and eco-friendly solution … Read more

Building Therapy

Building Therapy is a project of IAAC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia developed in the Master in Advanced Architecture 02 – 2022-2023 by the student(s) aishwarya.arun during the course MAA02 & MRAC02 22/23 Business Innovation with Davide Rovera.


Picture this: Its sunday morning and you are taking a shower after a long saturday night. You have the water running, still trying to wake up from the night before then Crash! You are now having a mini panic attack, scrambling to get the soap out of your eyes and turn off the water all … Read more


Cities nowadways are built for cars, but cars dont live in cities. More and more cities are moving away from the car centric design but that leaves us with a barren asphal landscape with some colour and a few elements here and there The Future – Sustainable Cork Tiles WHY NOW FINANCIAL PROJECTIONS COLLABORATORS AND … Read more


Revolutionizing Architectural Animation with AI ArchiMationAI is revolutionizing the architectural animation industry by providing AI video visualization for architectural projects. By transforming the way architecture is presented and marketed, our solution caters to the needs of architects, real estate developers, and designers who seek to create visually engaging content that stands out in today’s highly … Read more


Juan is a young professional working in Barcelona at an office with a common work space which he describes as loud, grey, boring and uncomfortable. Juan is not alone… 6.3M employees in Barcelona work in a similar work environment. Our solution to them is: What is the solution? A modular vertical smart pot system which … Read more

Travify // Business Innovation

Travify is a travel organizing app that simplifies every aspect of your trip in one platform. The app organizes all aspects of a trip, including flights, accommodation, activities, food among many others, plus custom recommendations ensuring the user has access to the best options for their individual needs and preferences. All this segmented into categories … Read more

ARCHIBUDDY – The World Is Your Friend

Introduction Archibuddy is a unique and innovative project that aims to create adaptive architectural elements to make environments emotion-responsive. Archibuddy will leverage the latest technologies to provide personalized experiences to users, optimizing their well-being and productivity using Emotion Detection Technology and the Algorithmic workflow that was developed over the course of the Master’s Research Thesis … Read more


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