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DesignMarch 2014 | Explore. Reflect. Respond.


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

DesignMarch 2014 | Live Drawings


During the whole DesignMarch Festival, the illustrators Rán and Bobby were reporting with wonderful live drawings. You can find them on Instagram using #honnunarmars #designmarch #dm14livefeed. Scroll down and experience the festival again!   March 25       March 26       March 27       March 28    … Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | Aurum


During DesignMarch 2014, the store Aurum held a collective exhibition in which were featured The Reflective Vale, the new and progressive ornate collection by jewellery label Kría. Selected by Billy, a new product line by Studiobility that gives up-and-coming designers a platform into a thriving production market. Sparking Tail, the… Read more

Notes from the Nordic Design Lunch #2


  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

DesignMarch 2014 | My Source of Inspiration


Graduate students in design from the Iceland Academy of the Arts invited guests to explore their sources of inspiration through wunderkammers at their lovely little exhibition in the bike store Kría. Here are Julia’s snapshots from the event. Photos by Julia Schygulla    

DesignMarch 2014 | Buildings on Stamps


During DesignMarch, the Icelandic Post Office released its fifth collection of stamps in the series Icelandic Contemporary Design. Dedicated to Icelandic architecture, the stamps are works by designer Örn Smári. Here are Julia’s snapshots from the opening. Photos by Julia Schygulla  

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 | 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 | 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