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DesignMarch 2013 | Aurum


Gudbjörg Ingvarsdóttir of Aurum showed new works there – a geometrical series of pieces made from silver and a community project in collaboration with African handcrafters in DesignMarch 2013, what do you think of these?                     Images by Hulda Sif  

DesignMarch 2013 | Story Delicious


Here are a few images from the fantastic food installation Story Delicious that paired stories and meals, both of which have a beginning, a middle and an end. And what better a place for the event than the basement of the Culture House, home of the original Icelandic saga manuscripts?… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Opening ceremony


Images by Hulda Sif

DesignMarch 2013 | Vík Prjónsdóttir


Design team Vík Prjónsdóttir presented a new remix of their celebrated Seal Pelt, made by the British-Japanese design ensemble Eley Kishimoto as well as new scarfs and blankets at the Culture House. They were also part of creating the DesignMarch 2013 identity. Here are a few images from the opening… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 | DesignTalks


DesignMarch opened with DesignTalks, a day of lectures at the National Theatre of Iceland. After breakfast, Iceland’s minister of Education, Science and Culture Katrín Jakobsdóttir opened the talks. First up, Inge Druckrey, professor emerita of graphic design spoke about the art of seeing. If you missed the lecture, watch this… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 | Something Fishy by Róshildur Jónsdóttir opens at SPARK design space


SPARK design space took a head start to DesignMarch and opened its exhibition Something Fishy on Tuesday. Something Fishy is a model making kit which consists of cleaned bones from fish heads as well as paint. It is a pioneering project by designer Róshildur Jónsdóttir in which she presents fish bones… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Sneak Peek | Aurum


There are still a few days to go before the fun starts at DesignMarch 2013. Gudbjörg Ingvarsdóttir of Aurum will show new works there – a geometrical series of pieces made from silver and a community project in collaboration with African handcrafters – and we cannot wait to see it! While waiting… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Sneak Peek | Siggi Eggertsson


The Iceland Mail Office launches a new series of stamps during DesignMarch. Drawn up by Iceland’s foremost graphic designers, one of the stamps is by Siggi Eggertsson. While the weather outside is so snowy the mural is barely visible right now, take a look at these images and the video… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Sneak Peek | Orr


DesignMarch starts next week – hooray, hooray, hooray! The exhibition Water and Earth opens in the Nordic house, featuring works by five Finnish and five Icelandic jewelry designers. One of the partaking designers is Orr, we hope you like their work! Orr is the jeweller duo Ástþór Helgason and Kjartan Örn Kjartansson. Ástþór Helgason… Read more

DesignMarch 2013 Sneak Peek | Helga Mogensen


DesignMarch starts next week – hooray, hooray, hooray! The exhibition Water and Earth opens in the Nordic house, featuring works by five Finnish and five Icelandic jewelry designers. One of the partaking designers is Helga Mogensen, we hope you like her work! Mogensen received a degree in jewellery design from the Edinburgh College of… Read more