REHOGAR X — Madrid

The tenth edition of REHOGAR Open Design and Reuse takes place in Madrid from June 6th to July 21st, 2019. The exhibition can be visited at La Central de Diseño DIMAD and the activities will be held at Medialab Prado.

After a first stop at the Espai Zero of Fabra i Coats in Barcelona, and at Tabakalera International Center of Contemporary Culture in San Sebastián –  Donostia, the exhibition can be visited in Madrid accompanied by a series of activities that complement it.


Opening REHOGAR X — Central del Diseño, Matadero Madrid

Opening of the exhibition

We are waiting for you at the opening of the exhibition REHOGAR Open Design & Reuse!

Thursday, June 6th 2019, 7:30 pm
Central del Diseño, Matadero Madrid

Workshop ‘Electronics Unchained: Fairphone’s Urban Mining’ — Miquel Ballester / Fairphone — REHOGAR X — Medialab Prado Madrid

‘Electronics Unchained: Fairphone’s Urban Mining’ Workshop

Miquel Ballester, Cofuonder of Fairphone (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

We are going to tear apart our old cell phones together and investigate and learn what is in it about metals and recyclable parts.

Saturday June 8th 2019, 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
Medialab Prado

Conferencia 'Fairphone — Miquel Ballester / Fairphone — REHOGAR X — Medialab Prado Madrid

Conference ‘Fairphone’

Miquel Ballester, Cofounder of Fairphone (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Fairphone is a social enterprise that is building a movement for fairer electronics.

Saturday June 8th 2019, 6:30 pm
Medialab Prado

Taller 'El club de la lectura: Victor Papanek' — Raquel Pelta — REHOGAR X — Medialab Prado

El club de la lectura: Victor Papanek

Raquel Pelta (Barcelona, ES)

We will get closer to Victor Papanek, to reflect on the validity of his ideas at present, and to generate a “manifesto” on the design we want for the immediate future.

Wednesday June 12th
6:00 – 9:00 pm
Medialab Prado

Taller ‘Getting Real: Collaborative Design of Open Source Products’— Marcin Jakubowski — REHOGAR X — Medialab Prado Madrid

Taller ‘Getting Real: Collaborative Design of Open Source Products’

Marcin Jakubowski / Founder of Open Source Ecology (Missouri, EEUU)

In the workshop, Marcin Jakubowski will involve an audience in an exploration of applying open source principles to the design of real, economically significant products.

June 18, 19, 20, 4 pm to 8 pm
Medialab Prado (Lab 1)

Conferencia ‘Collaborative Design of a Transparent and Inclusive Economy of Abundance’ — Marcin Jakubowski — REHOGAR X — Medialab Prado Madrid

Conference ‘Collaborative Design of a Transparent and Inclusive Economy of Abundance’

Marcin Jakubowski / Founder of Open Source Ecology (Missouri, EEUU)

OSE is an open collaborative developing the Global Village Construction Set, a set of 50 most important machines that it takes for modern life to exist

Tuesday June 18th, 7 pm
Medialab Prado (Auditorio)

Conferencia ‘Autocoles’

Rubén Lorenzo, Basurama (Madrid, ES)

Autocoles is both a pedagogical project and a project to collectively build of education spaces, mostly playgrounds.

Tuesday June 25th, 7:00 pm
Medialab Prado (Auditorio)

Taller ‘Diseñar jugando. Jugar con la normativa' — Rubén Lorenzo, Basurama — REHOGAR X — Medialab Prado Madrid

Workshop ‘Designing by play. Play with the regulations

ReLabs/Basurama + Remoblar/Makea (Madrid/Barcelona, ES)

To design playgrounds with recycled materials is incompatible with safety regulations?

June 26-27, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Medialab Prado (Lab 1)


Open Source Ecology

Disarming Design from Palestine



Precious Plastic







Paper Up!


Tejiendo La Calle



Remaker Lab

Lámpara Núcleo

Merma (La cara B)

Yellow is the new white

Lamp pot

Repensar la periferia

Projeto Vizinhança

TFM: Módulos de activación

Oficina Portàtil

Bio-based materials

Centros de barrio Oaxaca




Lámpara Molécula


La Liberación de la Cocina

Preciós Plàstic



Medialab Prado

Calle de la Alameda, 15
28014 Madrid (Spain)


Central del Diseño DIMAD

Paseo de la Chopera, 14
28045 Madrid (Spain)


Dates: del 6 de Junio al 21 de Julio de 2019.

Medialab Prado, Madrid
Central del Diseño DIMAD, Matadero Madrid

A project by:
Makea Tu Vida

Organized by:
Medialab Prado

With the support of:

Curating and coordination:
Makea Tu Vida

Technical Team:
Alberto Flores, Mireia Juan, Ana Pérez, Siro Santos, Ramón, Santiago Doljanin.

Graphic design: Flou Flou D.A.

Actitud Atelier (Grecia, Costa Rica)
Alejandra Calderón (Guatemala City, Guatemala)
Andrea de Chirico (Roma, Italy)
Andreu Carulla (Banyoles, Spain)
Bambusa estudio (Vigo/Valencia, Spain)
Basurama + students (Madrid, Spain)
Brandalism (Different countries)
Cocina de Guerrilla (Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain)
Conjuntos Empáticos (Madrid, Spain)
De Bigot Enrotllat (Valencia, Spain)
Dias Bons Design (Barcelona, Spain)
Disarming Design From Palestine + Ahmed Nasser (Birzeit, Palestina)
ecoBirdy (Amberes, Bèlgica)
Elisa De Simone (Mexico City, Mexico)
Esfèrica (Barcelona, Spain)
FACCyR – CTEP (Argentina)
Fairphone (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Freedome (València, Spain)
Gambiologia (Belo Horizonte, Brasil)
Grupo Bondi (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Isaac Cores Irago (Vilagarcía de Arosa, Spain)
Jorge León Pérez (Madrid, Spain)
Hirikilabs (San Sebastián-Donostia, Spain)

Kodai Iwamoto (Tokyo, Japan)
Lendi (Barcelona, Spain)
Luis G. Sanz (Madrid, Spain)
Marina Fernández Ramos + weavers and neighbours of Valverde de La Vera (Madrid, Spain)
Nukak (Barcelona, Spain)
Oficina Remake (Belo Horizonte, Brasil)
Open Source Ecology (Missouri, EUA)
Orekari Estudio/ Enter This (Madrid/Pamplona, Spain)
Pola Salicka and Ruhan Chen (Warsaw/Hang Zhou, Poland/China)
Polimeer (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Precious Plastic (Helmond, The Netherlands)
Projeto Vizinhança (Porto Alegre, Brasil)
Rita Koralevics (Budapest, Hungary)
System Design Studio (Barcelona, Spain)
Tipi (Bilbao, Spain)
Todo Por La Praxis/TXP (Madrid, Spain)
Tunipanea (Bilbao, Spain)
Universidad Simón Bolívar (Caracas, Venezuela)
Yoel Cruz Design (Barcelona, Spain)
Zuloark (Madrid, Spain)

Organized by:

Logo Medialab Prado

With the support of: