Fab Lab Barcelona was the first Fab Lab funded in the European Union in 2007 and is a benchmark in the powerful network of over 1800 Fab Labs in over 100 countries. They produce world-leading research and innovation based around the digital fabrication laboratory.
They are situated inside the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) in the 22@ District, Poblenou, Barcelona. They use their digital fabrication facilities to prototype, fabricate and test these ideas in the real world as research, education and innovation. Including 18 European Research projects since 2014.
Products, services and capacities
Civic ecology projects
Distributed design projects
Emerging futures projects
Future learning projects
Productive cities projects
Resilient materials and textiles
Tools and technologies to transform urban environments into tangible data
Education, training & editorial services
Textiles & fashion
Activity classification (NACE)
7490 - Other professional, scientific and technical activities n.e.c.