Brian Buirge & Jason Bacher

Good Fucking Design Advice

Brian and Jason have traveled the world running their foul mouths and preaching what they practice. They love to share their story, sense of humor, knowledge of business, and passion for design. Through profanity and personality they provide a kick in the pants to push people to define direction and purpose in their life and work.

From their example they endeavor to inspire others to take big risks, aim higher, and push further.

Festivalet founder, Alicia created Duduá, a craft shop and independent art gallery. Her goal was to introduce different craft techniques to her generation. Festivalet is an independent fair showcasing a curated selection of unique hand-made products that takes place every December in Barcelona. In 2009 Elisa Riera and Alicia decided to create this fair to show and support independent designers from Barcelona.

Wences Sanz


Wences Sanz is a recognized professional in the world of design and advertising in Spain. In 2014, he founded Play Restart events specialised in design debates, conversations and networking. He has been founder of two important references in the world of design, such as Domestika and MadinSpain, one of the most important European design and creativity. Wences has been involved in selecting young talents presented in Reset C del Día C, organised by el Club de Creativos.

Ben Wright


Founded in 2009 by designers Ben Wright and Paul Stafford, DesignStudio is a global brand and design agency. Ben and Paul opened the agency after spotting a split in the creative industry. DesignStudio was created with the aim to fill this gap – delivering the quality of boutique, bespoke design to global brands and audiences. Rebrands, graphic design, film, photography and artwork, 3D, animation. All led by creative by applying creative, critical thinking to these different channels.

Spanish director and head of production at Goroka, Guille Cascante is behind TV programmes Diario Vice (Movistar+), Página 2 (TVE), Caràcter and Cites 2.0, and creates TV formats for Vice, Red Bull and MTV, among others. Inspired by a passion for sailing and travelling, he created the Eldorado platform with Folch Studios, specializing in adventure and travel experiences.