Laia Blasco-Soplon

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Bachelor of Fine Arts (1993), Postgraduate in Visual Culture Studies at the University of Barcelona (2004). Degree in Graphic Design at Llotja School (2005), and Master in Multimedia Applications at the Open University of Catalonia (2013).

Since 2010, she is a lecturer of the Informatics, Multimedia and Telecommunication department at the Open University of Catalonia, where she teaches design and multimedia, and co-directs the magazine Mosaic. He has also taught at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, the Autonomous University of Barcelona and in various vocational schools in the fields of arts and graphic design. She also has an extensive professional experience as a graphic designer.

Nowadays she is enrolled at the Network and Information Technologies PhD programme at the Open University of Catalonia. Her research focuses on the study and creation of visualisations as technological tools for exploration, experimentation and learning, with social, cultural, ideological and political implications.

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The interface Manifiesto is a collective research and writing project aiming to understand the interfaces such as central cultural phenomena by dialogue and interdisciplinary praxis.The outcome has been a manifest which highlights the interface's ideological and political aspects.