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DesignMarch 2014 Bag by Siggi Odds


Tadaa – may we present: The coolest accessory in town, the DesignMarch tote bag 2014! According to Greipur Gislason, project manager for DesignMarch, it’s both a promotional effort and yet another chance to bring the Icelandic designers to make their mark on the festival. The bag is by graphic designer… Read more

Let’s Strenghten the Heart Threads by Einar Guðmundsson


Graphic designer Einar Guðmundsson of H:N Markaðssamskipti designed Let’s Strenghten the Heart Threads for a fund raising event to support the purchase of medical equipment for the Landspitali University Hospital. The client was the Icelandic Association of Heart Patients.   The name is a word play in Icelandic. The campaign was… Read more

Iceland Airwaves Picks by Siggi Odds


Are you ready for the Iceland Airwaves? We asked some of our music-savvy designers for tips to what to see. This is what graphic designer Siggi Odds has to say:   Japam @ KEX hostel, Sunday November 3. at 15:00 Japam @ JÖR store, Wednesday October 30 at 18:00 Why?… Read more

Iceland Airwaves Picks by Jón Helgi Holmgeirsson


Over 200 names in the line-up, no idea what to see? We asked some design-savvy designers for tips as per what to see in Airwaves. Here is what Jón Helgi Hólmgeirsson will not miss:   Emiliana Torrini I’m a complete sucker for her music and I absolutely adore her voice…. Read more

Iceland Airwaves Picks by Alli Metall


Just a couple more days to Airwaves! While waiting for the fun to start, we asked some of our music-savvy designers for tips to what to see. Here are graphic designer Alli Metal’s picks from the line-up: Agent Fresco Genre: Alternative Rock One of the best live bands I have ever… Read more

YAIC by Sitrus


The creative and production agency Sitrus made the infographic video for You Are in Control conference that starts tomorrow. Have you seen the video already? If not, click play! It explains what the conference is about in just one minute. You are in control from SITRUS on Vimeo. According to Stefán… Read more

The Pink Ribbon by Brandenburg


Iceland turns pink every October, with various activities organized as part of the annual support campaign for Krabbameinsfelag Íslands, the Icelandic Cancer Society. We wanted to share a fantastic addition to the campaign – a slip road in the shape of a bow painted pink in central Reykjavik. With concept… Read more

Studio visit | Gagarin

Gagarin is an Icelandic design agency working in the field of interactive design. Our intern Florian Lohse visited the agency and talked to Art Director Kristín Eva Ólafsdóttir and interaction designer Nils Wiberg in the Reykjavik harbor. How did Gagarin start?   Gagarin started out as graphic design agency, mostly for print. Around… Read more

Studio visit | Tulipop

Tulipop is a colorful world of characters created by Icelandic illustrator Signý Kolbeinsdóttir. Recently,the inhabitants of the Tulipop island seem to have left their island and spread around the world, as their is home- and kitchenware of Tulipop available in 10 countries right now. Our intern Florian Lohse visited Signý in… Read more

Festival Identity | RIFF


Hi there, how are you all? We are currently amidst the competition process to select our 2014 festival identity for DesignMarch – stay tuned! Meanwhile, we keep an eye on all the other local festivals and their identities, and want to share them with you, too. Reykjavik International Film Festival kicks off… Read more