All’interno del progetto Erasmus, al fine di promuovere e divulgare i rapporti di tipo culturale e didattico tra diverse università straniere e la mobilità dei docenti sul territorio europeo, viene organizzato dall’Accademia di Belle Arti SantaGiulia e EASD Escuela de Arte y Superior de Diseño la Rioja il workshop “LABORATORIO DI IDEE SUGLI SPAZI DOMESTICI MINIMI”che avrà luogo dal 12 al 16 aprile 2010.
Gli incontri saranno tenuti per gli studenti del biennio specialistico della scuola di Decorazione-Interior Design dai docenti dell'Accademia SantaGiulia e da Gracia De Prado Heras, docente di Materials and Techonology Design presso EASD Escuela de Arte y Superior de Diseño la Rioja.
L'Accademia SantaGiulia ha così il grande l'onore di ospitare una professionista straniera, andando ad incrementare il numero di esperienze di condivisione e confronto con culture e approcci professionali e didattici differenti, esperienze che negli ultimi anni l'Accademia cerca di promuovere con impegno e particolare dedizione.
Di seguito è riportato il curriculum vitae di Gracia De Prado:
PROFESSOR OF MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY FOR THE DESIGNEASD ESCUELA DE ARTE Y SUPERIOR DE DISEÑO
1991 Degree in Fine Arts. UCM Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Facultad de Bellas Artes.
1995 Degree in Conservation Restoration of Cultural Property. Escuela Superior de Conservación y Restauración de Bienes Culturales de Madrid.
1995 Masters in Museum Studies, Museology and Exhibition Mounts. Facultad de Bellas Artes. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
2000 Period of Teaching and Research Doctorate in Fine Arts. Facultad de Bellas Artes. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
2002 DEA. Research Aptitude. Doctorate in Fine Arts. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.
2009 Re-board„¥ Product Design Workshop and Exhibition Design. Design projects of household furniture cardboard and displays. Helsinki Madrid FinDesign. Di_mad. Matadero Central de Diseño. Madrid. November 30th–December 4th.
2009 Nanotecnology: leather and plastics for shoes. CTCR Footwear Technology Center of La Rioja. Avanzare Nanomaterials Company and Riojano Innovation System I+D+I (Gobierno de La Rioja). November 25th.
2009 Nanotecnology: wood and wooden products for kitchen units, bathroom fittings and office furniture. Avanzare Nanomaterials Company and Riojano Innovation System I+D+I (Gobierno de La Rioja). November 17th
2009 “Workshop on creative urban sustainability”. XV Jornadas de Diseño (Design Workshops) EASD La Rioja. April 2nd-4th
2008 “Workshop on models and prototypes”. Prof. Luis Garijo. EASD January-May
2007 “Paperboard Packaging Seminar”. XIII Jornadas de Diseño (Design Workshops). EASD La Rioja. Pro-cartón. March, 12-16th
2006 “Monographic course on furniture recycling”, in Furniture Restoration Center (C.R.M.). Madrid.
2005 “Art and Nature”. CPR y CDAN (Center for Art and Nature) and Beulas Foundation (Huesca-Spain).
2004 “Bindery”. Training course CPR of Huesca and the School of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Property in Aragon.
2007-2010 PROFESSOR OF MATERIALS AND TECHNOLOGY FOR THE DESIGN. EASD LA RIOJA. Teachings on materials and technology for product design, bionics and ergonomics, and analysis and design of furniture.
2007-2009 DEPARTMENT HEAD PRODUCT DESIGN EASD LA RIOJA
2007-2009 PRODUCT DESIGN WORKSHOPS ORGANIZATION: CEDIR and EASD LA RIOJA. I Design Workshop Product: Furniture. II Design Workshop Product: Footwear.
2009 LECTURER: conference "The house like furniture", within the cycle of conferences "Another proposal 07", in EASD La Rioja. Topics: living on the minimum space, multifunctional furniture and the possibility of using the furniture as a place to live.
2009 Organizational Communication Workshop with Tachy Mora (journalist specializing in design), for students in 3rd EASD Product Design
2009 LECTURER: conference "Treatments for Conservation and Restoration of the sculpture of the Altarpiece of St. Nicostratus of Collegiate Alquezar”. VI Technical Symposium organized by the School of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Property in Aragon and the Cultural Center Ibercaja (Huesca). May 15th
2009 LECTURER: conference "the conservation of alabaster sculpture". “X COURSE: GEMS AND STONY MATERIALS IN ARCHITECTURE, SCULPTURE AND ARCHEOLOGY. Characterization and Restoration”. Uncastillo Foundation and University of Zaragoza. July, 16th.
2007 LECTURER: conferences "the conservation of alabaster sculpture" and “historic-artistic criteria in the restoration of polychrome sculpture”. “X COURSE CHARACTERIZATION AND RESTORATION STONE MATERIALS IN ARCHITECTURE, SCULPTURE AND ARCHEOLOGY "Uncastillo Foundation, University of Zaragoza.July, 9th and 12th
2006-7 Organizational IV Technical Symposium “Polychrome: Techniques and Restoration”. As Head of External Relations Department of the School of Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Property in Aragon. With Cultural Center Ibercaja (Huesca). May, 15th -16th.
2001-2007 PROFESSOR OF VISUAL ARTS AND DESIGN. SCHOOL OF CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION OF CULTURAL PROPERTY IN ARAGON (HUESCA-SPAIN). Teachings on practice of conservation and restoration of polychrome and gilded wooden sculpture, altarpieces and cabinet.
2000 PROFESSOR AND LECTURER. Teachings on practice of conservation and restoration of polychrome and gilded wooden sculpture. NATIONAL MUSEUM of Manila (Philippines). For AECI (Spanish International Cooperation Agency) and IPHE (the Spanish Historical Heritage Institute).
2000 Curating and mounting the exhibition "Resurrecting the Past" at the National Museum in Manila. October.
1990-2000 Mounting of exhibitions and ephemeral architecture (for various companies, in museums, municipalities, county councils and autonomous communities; designing and building cabinets and furniture ephemeral, models, reproductions, etc.).
1990-2000 Restoration of Industrial Heritage, Contemporary Sculpture and other works of sculpture (altarpieces, religious sculpture, etc., for various companies and entities (National Ceramics Museum Gonzalez Marti, Museum of Science and Technology, TEKNE Conservación y Restauración, AB57, etc.).
1990-2010 Furniture recycling and application of decorative arts in interior design projects.