16th September 2017 – 20th January 2018
In the second exhibition marking 100 Years of Roca | 100 Years of Design, Roca draws on the expert knowledge it has amassed since 1917. It explores how the experiences and insights over the last 100 years have successfully influenced Roca product design, challenged established thinking and mirrored changes in our lifestyles and society at large. The exhibition also highlights the important role played by manufacturing progress and advances in raw materials. Through an absorbing visual experience, visitors will gain a fresh perspective on the different aspects of bathroom design.
The exhibition will highlight the importance of design and innovation at Roca, recognising the creativity, research and inspiration behind new collections, materials and production processes. While acknowledging the adaptation needed to reach new markets, as Roca successfully interprets the cultures of over 170 countries it operates in.
In addition to design, the exhibition will look at how manufacturing processes have changed. Familiar, everyday items they may be but every single bathroom piece is the product of significant technical and manufacturing investment and expertise.
Roca will also examine how the bathroom has evolved over the last 100 years and consider the impact made by technology advancements, water efficiency and sanitaryware design. It looks back at Roca’s heritage and how the bathroom has changed during each decade.