New European Bauhaus

On January 18, 2021, the European Commission launched the design phase of the initiative called “New European Bauhaus“, announced by President Von der Leyen in her 2020 State of the Union address. The New European Bauhaus is an environmental, economic and cultural project whose objective is to combine design, sustainability, accessibility, affordability and investment to contribute to the fulfillment of the European Green Deal. Its essential values ??are, therefore, sustainability, aesthetics and inclusiveness. Bilbao Metropoli-30 has been selected by the EU as a partner of the project and, therefore, has an active role in its design.

The New European Bauhaus is a creative initiative that breaks down the boundaries between science and technology, art, culture and social inclusion, so that design allows solutions to everyday problems to be found.

Bilbao Metropoli-30 will create a working group as a co-creation platform to propose examples, ideas or challenges (bottom-up) to provide our environment with more living spaces, more accessible, more affordable, more sustainable and that allow improvement the quality of life in relation to the environment, beyond the built space, from a multidisciplinary point of view: cultural, social, economic, scientific …