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Monthly archive August, 2011

Geobeta by Arnar Freyr Guðmundsson

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Hi there, Did you notice our new quote series? The typeface, GeoBeta, is designed by the young, talented graphic designer Arnar Freyr Guðmundsson. A 2011 graduate (BA) from the Iceland Academy of the Arts, Guðmundsson currently works at the ad agency Hvita Húsid. He is also member of Borghildur, a… Read more

Friday Candy | Vessel Coat Tent

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Attention all happy campers! Here is something smart for the ones who want to travel really light: Vessel Coat Tent by Justin Gargasz is an all-in-one backpack, jacket and tent. It features a jacket made of Cordura for durability and stability. The entire jacket cocoon can be made into a… Read more

ATypI ❘ Typographer’s Guide to Reykjavik Part 10

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This year’s ATypI conference will be held here in Reykjavik in September, and while waiting for the fall, ATypI’s ”social media tourist guide”, illustrator Rán Flygenring has been preparing a typographer’s guide to Reykjavik. While waiting for winter…

Eyjafjallajökull by The Fifty Fifty Projects

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Swedish ceramic artist Mia E. Göransson transformed the 2010 eruption of Eyjafjallajökull into these beautiful lamps, with the light bulb resembling the eruption plume, and the handle volcanic rock. The lamp is of aluminium, with blown glass and a porcelain switch. Göransson’s work is characterized by simple motifs – fragments… Read more

Quote | August

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      Typeface: GeoBeta by Arnar Freyr Guðmundsson