Accessible communication

We remove communication barriers that prevent people from accessing information, such as, for instance, those with sensory or cognitive impairment.

Remember: Adapting the message to the needs of a few always enriches the experience of everybody!

 

Services:

· Audio description (AD)

Scripts for audio guides and recording in different languages, live AD at the theatre, AD of films and audiovisual media.

Self-portrait Rembrandt

Self-portrait, 1630

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· Adapted exhibitions

An illustrative sample of the work carried out by ComAccess on adapting temporary exhibitions at La Pedrera. In total, we worked on 14 exhibitions at Gaudí’s famous building.

Design and production of a tactile space covering the six stages of making a bronze sculpture.

Design and production of a tactile space covering the six stages of making a bronze sculpture. Signs in ink and braille.

Leaflet in ink and transparent raised braille, imprinted on both sides

Leaflet in ink and transparent raised braille, imprinted on both sides.

Production of a raised line plan indicating the location of Maillol’s works on the ground floor of La Pedrera

Production of a raised line plan indicating the location of Maillol’s works on the ground floor of La Pedrera. The aim was to foster blind people’s independence, encouraging them to walk around and touch the works.

Descriptive tours for blind people and sign language tours for the deaf

Descriptive tours for blind people and sign language tours for the deaf.

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· Tactile models

Tactile elements according to the principles of ‘Design for all’: raised line plans, scale models, colour and raised diagrams, educational materials, etc.

Raised line floor plan of the attic floor, La Pedrera

Raised line floor plan of the attic floor, La Pedrera.

 

 

 

Models of the Drassanes Reials (Royal Shipyards). Barcelona Maritime Museum

Models of the Drassanes Reials (Royal Shipyards). Barcelona Maritime Museum.

A blind visitor listening to the audioguide while exploring a tactile diagram

A blind visitor listening to the audioguide while exploring a tactile diagram.

Tactile models showing the formwork process

Tactile models showing the formwork process, used by Josep M. Sert in the construction of the Miró Foundation building (test with blind users).

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· Publications in accessible formats

Publications in accessible formats, combining ink and braille.Brochure made for Turisme de Barcelona to promote accessible tourism in English-speaking countries

Brochure made for Turisme de Barcelona to promote accessible tourism in English-speaking countries.

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· Adapted tours

Guided visits adapted to special needs.Itinerary through the Gràcia quarter in Barcelona

Itinerary through the Gràcia quarter in Barcelona.

Descriptive tour at an art exhibition

Descriptive tour at an art exhibition. Exploring raised diagrams.

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