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Monthly archive March, 2012

DesignMarch 2012 I Designers and Farmers


Designers and Farmers @SPARK Design Space

DesignMarch 2012 | Type of Place


Is there such a thing as “Type of Place“? asks the exhibition by Meta Newhouse and Nathan Davis of Arcadian Studio, who photographed typefaces in both Reykjavik and Roma and set them on display next to each other. The designers invite visitors to determine which city the samples come from… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 I Phobophobia


DesignMarch 2012 I Welcome


Hi all, and warm welcome – Velkomin/n – to all you that have travelled from far and wide to join us for the celebrations, thank you for being here with us. The lovelier than lovely local illustratorRán Flygenring put together some last minute advice for you all, now go out… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 I Reykjavík Arts Festival poster competition


Reykjavík Arts Festival poster competition @KEX hostel

DesignTalks I Marije Vogelzang


DesignTalks 2012 I Tuomas Toivonen


DesignTalks are on at Gamla Bio – are you here? If not, you should be, hurry up – there are still a couple of seats empty! Right now, Tuomas Toivonen of NOW is in the house, U is for Utopia!

DesignMarch2012 | Gunnar Sigurdsson’s Picks


DesignMarch 2012 is on! We asked a few local designers about their festival plans – this is where those in the know go: “I’m going to see HAF, then the open doors at Listahaskoli Islands (Iceland Academy of the Arts), city hall, Toppstödin, lectures on Thursday, Nordic House – I… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 | Lóa Hjaltymsdóttir’s Picks


DesignMarch 2012 is on! We asked a few local designers about their festival plans – this is where those in the know go: “I will go see the product designers’ exhibition Concoction at the Brim’s hus, and HönnunarMarzipan, and then the urns at Hallgrimskirkjan sounded interesting, and then.. maybe it… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 | Högni Stefan Thorgéirsson’s Picks


DesignMarch 2012 is on! We asked a few local designers about their festival plans – this is where those in the know go: “I am going to see everything related to furniture and also classic design for example at the Museum of Modern Arts. Then of course, I will see… Read more