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Christmas Calendar 9 | Snæfríð


Hello all, after a stormy night we present a warm 9th day of our Christmas Calendar. This time we feature graphic designer, Snæfríð, selected by Chuck Mack for her work with Hildigunnur. All she wants from Santa is a beautiful dress from fashion designer, Magnea Einarsdóttir.   We can understand why… Read more

Christmas Calendar 8 | Chuck Mack


Hello everyone, how was your weekend? Christmas preparations in full swing? We are back with today’s Christmas Calendar by Chuck Mack, selected by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir. Chuck wishes for a 2015 Hay Calendar by graphic designers Snæfríð and Hildigunnur, produced by Wrong for Hay. This beautiful calendar was a result of a DesignMatch collaboration between the graphic… Read more

L10 by GUNMAD | Sundance Film Festival 2015


Hi there, how are you all? Awesome news from the Icelandic graphic design scene: The typeface L10 by GUNMAD, a graphic design studio consisting of Guðmundur Ingi Úlfarsson and Mads Freund Brunse is an essential part of the new identity for the Sundance Film Festival  2015 Identity. The typeface L10… Read more

My Little Reykjavik


Hi all, happy Culture Night! Celebrated to mark the birthday of our beloved, 228-year-old capital, the Culture Night features a wide array of program ranging from design to music to dance to food (for a list of design-related events, see here).   To mark the occasion, we wanted to share… Read more

The Graduates 2014|Krista Sigríður Hall


Krista Sigríður Hall is a BA graduate in visual communication from the Iceland Academy of the Arts. Her final project is Dekstruma Kerno,  a utopian world of symbolic islands made from semiology, alchemy, magical herbs and amulets. Each island functions as a reminder of different positive values in our daily lives. For… Read more

DesignMarch 2014 | PopUp Market


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

DesignMarch 2014 | Reykjavík Fashion Festival


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

DesignMarch 2014 | Reykjavik Letterpress


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

DesignMarch 2014 | Anatomy of Letters


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

DesignMarch 2014 | Børk No. 1


Børk creative studio presents the works of five graphic designers who each designed patterns and artwork on items such as pillows, wrapping paper, blankets and wallpaper or “items of enclosure” if you will. Looks amazing, ay? See the event details here and head to the Culture House to see more!… Read more