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DesignMarch 2014

DesignMarch 2014 | Explore. Reflect. Respond.


How can design be used as a tool for regional development? Designing for small communities provided participants with tools to engage in social design within their own communities. Speakers included Daniel Byström, Designers & Forests, DesignNation (SWE), Lára Vilbergsdóttir, MAKE by Þorpið (ICE), Pete Collard, Design Museum (UK), Jason Dilworth and… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Doodlery at Gallery Dusted


The Doodlery, with “doodles” by artist Alma Mjöll Ólafsdóttir is like a bakery for drawings where you’ll find all kinds of delicatessen and confectionary. A treat for those with a “sweet tooth” for drawings. Here are Julia’s pictures of the opening.   Photos by Julia Schygulla    

DesignMarch 2014 | Sunday


Day Four: DesignMarch 2014 is all over town. Here’s a video from Sunday March 30: Enjoy!

DesignMarch 2014 Impressions


In this post we’ll show you four exhibitions that were launched in the centre of Reykjavik during DesignMarch. All four exhibitions were filled with people enjoying their conversations about the works with each other, and also with the designers. Here are some pictures from the openings. Product designer Maria Kristin… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | PopUp Market


On Saturday there was a PopUp Market full of independent Icelandic Designers in Loft Hostel. Here are some pictures for you:       Images by Nahoko Wakida and Bora Song Editing by Kyung Min Oh

DesignMarch 2014 | Reykjavík Fashion Festival


Wow! The Reykjavik Fashion Festival was held for the fifth time this year in Harpa. Amazing catwalks from seven exciting Icelandic fashion labels: Cintamani, ELLA by El, Farmers Market, JÖR, Magnea, REY, Sigga Maija and Ziska. They all successfully put enthusiasm into the event by showing their awesome collections. Uhhhh,… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Reykjavik Letterpress


Hey! The Invitation Card Party took place at the Culture House last Thursday in collaboration with the graphic designer Tiny Risselada. The guests had a unique opportunity to create invitations of all sorts of events using letterpressed cards. Hulda Sif reported the event for us! Check it out: Images by Hulda Sif

DesignMarch 2014 | Tulipop


Tulipop premiered the new product line for 2014 and offered a peek at the creative process behind the enchanting Tulipop world. Hulda Sif visited the illustration workshop on Saturday. Here are her beautiful pictures: Images by Hulda Sif

DesignMarch 2014 | PK Arkitektar


DesignMarch 2014 – so many exclusive things happening everywhere! Book launch and exhibition by PK Arkitektar opened on Friday in Höfðatorg. The exhibition is opened until today at 5pm so, run! Here are Fernando de Mendonça images: Images by Fernando de Mendonça

DesignMarch 2014 | Yulia


Hildur Yeoman’s new clothing line Yulia opened at Listasafn Reykjavíkur with a unique fashion show on Friday night. Her work is inspired by her grandmother Yulia, a New Jersey housewife who abandoned her family to travel the United States in the company of motorcycle outlaws: the individual choice to reject… Read more