Research activity is one of EINA's main objectives, as explained in the founding statutes of the EINA Foundation and included in the centre’s subsequent Strategic Plans with the approval of its researchers.
The dedication to generating and spreading knowledge about design and art has been a constant throughout EINA's history starting with its origins in 1967. This commitment has been consolidated in collaboration with the research areas and departments of the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
EINA's research community is formed by the university centre's Research Teaching Staff (PDI), research collaborations, doctoral students, students and alumni from the University Master's Degree in Research in Art and Design (MURAD), and the Research Groups and Competitive Projects in which we participate.
EINA Research works in the following areas of development: