Corto Jabali is a recent product design BA graduate from theIceland Academy of the Arts. His final project is Gazabrick, an attempt to work around present embargos on importing building materials into Gaza by experimenting with a building material that can be produced locally. A 3rd generation Palestinian, Jabali may be disassociated with… Read more
Elisabet Kristin Oddsdóttir is a recent graduate from the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Her final project Hybrid Shell transforms removed hair i into a new material that can be used as protection for the body. Thereby the hair obtains it’s protective role again in the new manufactured form. When worn… Read more
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
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
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
Here are some pictures from the Scarab. The jewellers at OrriFinn created a world which reflects the mystical atmosphere of the Scarab beetle, the symbol of eternal rebirth. It opened on Friday with a live performance. Take a look at Hulda Sif‘s pictures documenting the performance and the exhibition. Images… Read more
Day Two: DesignMarch 2014 is all over town. Here’s a video from Friday March 28: Enjoy!
The exhibition Anatomy of Letters by the Graphic designer Sigríður Rún Kristinsdóttir opened yesterday in the Culture House. Participants dug for the skeletons of ancient letters that lived in the Icelandic language centuries ago and used their imagination to speculate about their infrastructure. Here are Hulda Sif’s images from the opening and… Read more
The exhibition Black Snow has opened at Steinunn Studio since last Thursday : an enchanting installation inspired by string art, falling snow and the infinite forms of snowflakes. Here are some beautiful images by Hulda Sif. Keep on following all the DesignMarch‘s events! Images by Hulda Sif
Day One: DesignMarch 2014 has begun! Here’s a video from Thursday 27: Enjoy.