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DesignMarch 2012 | The Icelandic Essentials


Welcome to Iceland! Do you know where the banks are? Where the best coffee shops are? Where to get a drink? Where to buy Skyr? We do. Let us help. Check out this Map of the Icelandic Essentials for DesignMarch 2012.

DesignMarch 2012 I Designers and Farmers


Designers and Farmers @SPARK Design Space

DesignMarch 2012 | Type of Place


Is there such a thing as “Type of Place“? asks the exhibition by Meta Newhouse and Nathan Davis of Arcadian Studio, who photographed typefaces in both Reykjavik and Roma and set them on display next to each other. The designers invite visitors to determine which city the samples come from… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 I Reykjavík Arts Festival poster competition


Reykjavík Arts Festival poster competition @KEX hostel

DesignTalks 2012 I Tuomas Toivonen


DesignTalks are on at Gamla Bio – are you here? If not, you should be, hurry up – there are still a couple of seats empty! Right now, Tuomas Toivonen of NOW is in the house, U is for Utopia!

DesignMarch2012 | Gunnar Sigurdsson’s Picks


DesignMarch 2012 is on! We asked a few local designers about their festival plans – this is where those in the know go: “I’m going to see HAF, then the open doors at Listahaskoli Islands (Iceland Academy of the Arts), city hall, Toppstödin, lectures on Thursday, Nordic House – I… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 | Lóa Hjaltymsdóttir’s Picks


DesignMarch 2012 is on! We asked a few local designers about their festival plans – this is where those in the know go: “I will go see the product designers’ exhibition Concoction at the Brim’s hus, and HönnunarMarzipan, and then the urns at Hallgrimskirkjan sounded interesting, and then.. maybe it… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 | Högni Stefan Thorgéirsson’s Picks


DesignMarch 2012 is on! We asked a few local designers about their festival plans – this is where those in the know go: “I am going to see everything related to furniture and also classic design for example at the Museum of Modern Arts. Then of course, I will see… Read more

DesignMarch 2012 I Birkiborð by Róshildur Jónsdóttir


Róshildur Jónsdóttir is an Icelandic product designer that has been inspired by childhood memories of playing in the woods in Kinn and the beauty of the birch trees. She used this material to create Birch dining – organic minimal merger – a part of the NE10 project that will be shown in Epal… Read more

BÚ Barnagull


Edda and Helga are two product designers of Björg í bú that have just released their latest product, BÚ-barnagull. The charming woodcut products are fun decorations for adults and classic toys for children. The product will be presented in the SAMSUÐA exhibition at Brim house from Thursday to Sunday.