The FHD has helped in a grant application to the Provincial Government of Barcelona thanks to which a part of the making of the book could be financed.
Design History Foundation
13/02/2017 - Activities FHD - Home
The FHD has collaborated in the publication of the bookRead more
On Saturday 11th February 2017 the book Indianes was presented. It has been published by the gallery Portal del Llevador, and it reproduces and recreates photographically as if they were printed fabrics the original Indian drawings from the Louis Roset collection.
The book also reproduces in facsimile format the Sample book of the factory of Josep Anton Fabregas (Igualada in 1815) and the Book of colors of Josep Anton Fàbregas (Igualada 1813).
This edition also translated into Spanish and Catalan, has been curated by Montserrat Combalia and Remigi Combalia.
24/10/2016 - Activities FHD - Home
La Roca Corporation has commissioned the FHD to investigate the history of the company from the point of view of design.
The Foundation has assembled a team of 11 highly specialized historians who are thoroughly studying the production of radiators, boilers, air conditioning, plumbing, sanitary, ceramics, graphics, advertising and events over 100 years.
10/10/2016 - Activities FHD - HomeThis is the first level of archival description of the Archive Jordi Vilanova.
After months of study, we present the results of a research conducted by Rosalba Poveda. This is a final work of the Master in libraries and heritage collections of the UB, which can be found in the attachment in its reduced version.Read more
The results presented in this paper should serve future researchers to further study the documents of the Jordi Vilanova Fund, owned by the Design History Foundation.
After all the work done so far, the Fund still has many mysteries to unravel.El fons personal, comercial i d’empresa de Jordi Vilanova i Bosch, de Rosalba Poveda (IN CATALAN)
01/07/2015 - Activities FHD - Home
From here you can access the annual reports of the Foundation since 2008 in pdf format and in Spanish.Read more