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DesignMarch 2013 | Tinna Gunnarsdóttir

Tinna Gunnarsdóttir exhibited Ljóshyrningur, a table lamp that emits gentle indirect lighting, designed for Lumex. Comfortable in a corner, it sometimes ventures towards the centre. The form is an ode to geometry, which is never far off. The material is an ode to industrial production, so unconscious of its beauty…. Read more

DesignMarch 2013 at Harpa

Several of the DesignMarch 2013 events took place in Reykjavik’s imposing seaside concert hall Harpa: Icelandic product designers’ group exhibition, Icelandic furniture manufacturers’ pieces, Suopunki, design from the Finnish Lapland and of course the Reykjavik Fashion Festival all took place behind its glass facade. Here are some images from the… Read more


Mýrin and MAR recently opened shop in Hafnarbúðir, and during DesignMarch 2013 the designers of MAR, Hafsteinn Júlíusson and Karitas Sveinsdóttir of HAF, along with Guðný Hafsteins and Siggi Odds showed new works related  and unrelated  to the restaurant. Here are a few snapshots from the restaurant for… Read more

DesignTalks 2013 | Rán Flygenring’s live illustrations

  Are you ready for a real treat? Rán Flygenring live illustrated our DesignTalks, a day of lectures by internationally acclaimed speakers that takes place on the first day of DesignMarch. The images have been all over Twitter and Instagram so far. Here below is the entire series. A big… Read more

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 | 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 | Framed

The Association of Icelandic Fashion Designers opened a group exhibition on fashion drawings earlier today. Here are a few photographs by our wonderful Hulda Sif, enjoy!           Images by Hulda Sif

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