The MeLa Media Lab is based at the Università IUAV of Venice and is a research facility that deals with experimenting and development of interfaces for the production and communication of design and cultural products. As a basic feature it has the ability to intersect and to link different skills, from Universities and companies, on the topics of representation and interaction in the reaserch fields, administration of the artistic and cultural heritage, production in the fields of design and architecture.

The MeLa Media Lab is divided into three sections: research, learning and factory.


Focuses on research, experimenting and development in the field of multisensory interaction and of the new interfaces applied to the communication of architecture, design, cultural products, visual and performing arts.

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Is responsible for training, organizing postgraduate master, higher education courses and projects on e-learning for professionals and graduates.

Training multi-disciplinary professionals, able to operate in the fields of interior design and communication, computer graphics and digital post-production.

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Is formed by a collective of professional working in the fields of photorealistic modeling and rendering, photography and interaction design. Proposing advertising image solutions, virtual catalogs and mobile applications through the use of advanced modelling and rendering softwares, photographic setups and composites as well as multi-platform apps.

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