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jumpthegap 6th edition, award ceremony (2015)

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Meeting with Guta Moura at the 6th edition Launch Event in Lisbon (2014)

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'Home of the Future’ talk with Tom Dyckhoff at the 6th edition Launch Event in London (2014)

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Talk with Rafael de la-Hoz at Roca Madrid Gallery (2014)

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jumpthegap 6th edition, presentation at the Beijing Design Week (2014)

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A conversation with Harri Koskinnen. The finnish design (2013)

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Lecture of Kazuyo Sejima "Ageing and accessibility" at Roca Barcelona Gallery (2013)

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  • "Thinking about elder people is very important, because they can enjoy many things. But the most important thing is sensitivity.”
  • “The balance between dreams and reality is very complex. A dream, sometimes has de power to convince but some others it is just an impossible dream.”
  • “We are making more complex designs than people really needs. Maybe the most important rule should try to make things easier for people.”
  • "In Japan we study another lifestyle, a design more natural and comfortable.”
  • “Jumpthegap means far away from reality and far away from real products that we could manage today.”
  • “The only way to face the future is that new generations of the designers and architects work assuring two topics: sustainability and ageing.”
  • “What we are saying now is that has to be a design or architecture specifically for each demography. But don’t you think it coul be possible to integrate sensitivity for all demographics in the same kind of design. Some kind of sensibility towards accessibility useful both for young people but also for the elderly.”
  • “There are two topics that are a fact: one is the sustainability, we are destroying the planet; and the second one is the demographic, people is living more years.”

jumpthegap 5th edition, award ceremony (2013)

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  • Award Ceremony at the Roca Barcelona Gallery
  • Finalists at the photocall
  • Winners Sanna Völker & Marta Cuquet (Still you project)
  • Josep Congost (Roca), Marta Cuquet and Sanna Völker (winners), Kazuyo Sejima (president of the jury) and Isabel Roig (BCD)
  • Kazuyo Sejima (Pritzker 2010 - president of the jury), Josep Congost (Roca design manager - jury member) and Isabel Roig (Managing Director of BCD)
  • Finalist Marta Szymkowiak (Lift project)
  • Finalists Magdalena Chudy and Aleksander Gruszka (Watair project)
  • Finalist Susana Malhao (Runshower project)
  • Finalist Aleksandra Lubas (Exstream project)
  • Finalist Raquel Pissarra (Ebath project)

jumpthegap 5th edition kick-off (2012)

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jumpthegap 4th edition, award ceremony at the Roca London Gallery (2011)

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100% Design Exhibition in London (2010)

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100% Design Exhibition in London (2008)

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