Sigurður Gústafsson is an icelandic Architect, born in Akureyri and graduated in Oslo. He works in collaboration with Källemo AB and has his own architecture- firm, Arkitektastofan OG. His ideas about form and materials are closely related to his background and childhood in a small village in Iceland. His father has… Read more
At DesignMarch 2014, Paolo Gianfrancesco presented his new sofa TÍU. It finds inspiration for its iconic modules in the simplicity of design and color schemes from the 50s and 60s. Made of modular components, it offers the flexibility to arrange it as you like. The slender frame balances the colorful body and… Read more
The designers behind Designers & Forests arranged the seminar and workshop EXPLORE. REFLECT. RESPOND. – Designing for small communities at DesignMarch 2014. The audience and workshop participants consisted of a mix from designers and members from communities and municipalities. Designers & Forests was founded after the conference MAKE it Happen, held… Read more
On DesignMarch 2014, FÆRID introduced Berg, a set of tables made of steel, concrete and aluminium, for both indoor and outdoor use. Berg can function as seats as well as tables. Their rectilinear patterns are beautiful and functional, while allowing for the storage of magazines or newspapers. It was important to us,… Read more
For DesignMarch 2014 Icelandic/American designer, Chuck Mack, presented an RTA* prototype table using an innovative connection system that works for benches and low tables. The annual event has been a motivator for me. My trestle design was first presented at DesignMarch 2010 and led to a product launch this year… Read more
Here are more snapshots of the discussion notes from the Nordic Design Lunch. Thank you for attending, have a lovely day! Illustrations by Rán Flygenring
Day Four: DesignMarch 2014 is all over town. Here’s a video from Sunday March 30: Enjoy!
Day Three: DesignMarch 2014 is all over town. Here’s a video from Saturday March 29: Enjoy!
Happy first official day of DesignMarch! Kosmos by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir opened yesterday in the Museum of Design and Applied Art. Here are Hulda Sif’s images from the opening. Images by Hulda Sif
Happy first official day of DesignMarch! Viti by Volki opened yesterday in Mengi. Here are Hulda Sif’s images from the opening. Images by Hulda Sif