Swab Stairs 2017


Swab Stairs exhibits young talent in key access stairs of Barcelona’s metro  –  June 16 / 30


Station Pg de Gràcia L2 – Gran Via / Cine Comedia. Winner: Santiago Restrepo Arias, IED




The exhibition consists of vinyl reproductions of selected student’s works from design schools, 10 from Catalonia and 2 international universities, one from Paris and one from Antwerp, in 12  Barcelona metro stations. Thus, Swab Stairs links the academic world to the creative transformation of the urban landscape.

The activity is part of Swab Barcelona International Art Fair’s programming. Organized in partnership with TMB Culture project, the Culture Department of the Generalitat de Catalunya, the Culture, Education and Sports Area of the Diputació de Barcelona and the support of Fujifilm, Swab Stairs offers students the opportunity to exhibit their work to daily users of the city’s metro.





“The smart sustainable city”

For this edition, the proposed theme was “The smart sustainable city”, in order for student to propose creative solutions, with the freedom that artistic expression provides, to lead our cities to become smarter, more environmentally sustainable, and in harmony with its inhabitants.





Activity: June 16 to 30, 2017 
Inauguration - Press call 16 de junio / Metro Diagonal L5, 12.00 AM

Más información prensa@swab.es







1. Title: "Vive". Winner: The 21 Nights 
Instituto Europeo de Diseño
, Barcelona
Pg de Gràcia L2. Exit - Gran Via / Cine Comedia



2. Title: "The future is now". Winner: Kevin Pérez​ 
Escola Massana, Barcelona
Liceo L2. Exit - Liceu




1. Title: "Gracias por contribuir". Winner: Carla Playà 
Escola Superior de Disseny ESDi,
Diagonal L5. Exit - Rambla Catalunya/Diagonal



2. Title: "Delphinium flower ". Winner: Alyx-Marie Kleinsteiber 
Paris College of Art, Paris
Diagonal L5. Exit - Rambla Catalunya / Banco Sabadell





1. Title: "MotherChip". Winner: Nafisa Nandini​
ELISAVA Escola Superior de Disseny, Barcelona
Drassanes L3. Exit - Rambla 



2. Title: "Connexions". Winner: Miriam Ortega​
Escola Superior d'Art i Disseny Llotja​, Llotja
Drassanes L3. Exit - Santa Mónica




1. Title: "Eternal State of Motion". Winner: ​Lineta Līduma​
Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp, Amberes
Passeig de Gràcia L5. Exit - Gran Via / Zara 



2. Title: "Ecostrats". Winner: Irene Durán
Pau Gargallo​, Badalona
Pep Ventura L2. Exit - Plaça PAïsos Catalans




1. Title: "Nature". Winner: ​Ana Gómez​​
Escola d'Art i Disseny de la Diputació, Tarragona
Santa Coloma L1. Exit - Mar



2. Title: "La dona que brotava". Winner: Laia Giméne​z
Escola d'Art i Superior de Disseny d'Olot​, Olot
Jaume I L4. Exit - Plaça de l'Angel 




1. Title: "Ciutat conectada". Winner: Nina Bero
ESDAP Serra i Abella​, Hospitalet
Torrassa L1. Exit - Avinguda Catalunya



1. Titulo: "Green". Ganador: Anna Reche
Escola d'Art i Superior de Disseny, Vic
Sagrada Família L5. Salida - Mallorca










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