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Christmas Calendar 10 | Magnea Einarsdóttir


The days may be getting shorter and dimmer, but today’s Christmas Calendar is a delightful affair: the wonderfully talented Magnea Einarsdóttir, selected by graphic designer Snæfríð, presents her letter to Santa in the form of a knitting pattern, perfectly fitting for the fashion designer known for her inventive, fresh knitwear. She wishes for… Read more

Christmas Calendar 7 | Dögg Guðmunsdóttir


Happy Advent! Today’s Christmas Calendar is by Dögg Guðmunsdóttir, chosen by Studio Granda. Dögg wishes for a work desk by Chuck Mack. The desk supported on trestles, and the toughened-glass worktop makes the contents of your drawers visible. Read more about Chuck Mack here.   Every day up until the 24th,… Read more

Christmas Calendar 6 | Studio Granda


Hello there! Today’s Christmas Calendar features  Studio Granda, chosen by jewelry designer Fiona Cribben. They would like a chair from product designer Dögg Guðmundsdóttir of Dögg Design and Rikke Arnved.   ” Fifty Chair by Dögg Guðmundsdóttir and Rikke Arnved is very nice and light and breaks the rules in a very good… Read more

Christmas Calendar 3 | Auður Ösp


Hello all, how is your week going? Here is today’s Christmas calendar for you: Auður Ösp Gudmundsdóttir, chosen by Brynjar Sigurðarson, writes a lovely plea to Santa to make room in his calendar to bring her a dress from Helga Lilja’s fashion brand Helicopter. She writes (to the Icelandic speaking Santa): “Dear… Read more

Christmas Calendar 2 | Brynjar Sigurðarson


Hello everyone! Here is some colour to this rainy, grey December 2nd: Our Christmas calendar, brought to you today by Brynjar Sigurðarson, scored by the winner of Icelandic Design Award, Karna Sigurðardóttir.  He wrote this wonderful letter to Santa, wishing for a special gift from product designer, Auður Ösp Guðmundsdóttir.  … Read more

Christmas Calendar 1 | Karna Sigurðardóttir


Happy first Advent, everybody! December 1st marks the start of our annual Christmas calendar. Every day up until the 24th, we will ask our friends – designers, curators, architects and other wonderful folks – to answer the following question: “Which Icelandic designer/architect would you like to receive a Christmas present from? What… Read more

Torg í biðstöðu | Vitatorg


Happy Monday! It may be cold outside, but we are taking another look back at this summer’s Torg í Biðstöðu project. During the summer, Vitatorg was transformed into a vibrant square filled with exciting events, such as Culture Night, Gay Pride, Pop-up Yoga and Restaurant Day, organized by graphic designer Krista Hall… Read more

The Graduates 2014 | Sigurjón Axelsson


Spiritualism, Craft and Waste is a series of projects realized by graduating students from the Product Design Department of Iceland Academy of the Art. The collection originates from a study of the contemporary role of the designer. It is a redefinition and revitalization of modern values: instead of focusing solely on the… Read more

The Graduates 2014 | Búi Bjarmar Aðalsteinsson


Spiritualism, Craft and Waste is a series of projects realized by graduating students from the Product Design Department of Iceland Academy of the Art. The collection originates from a study of the contemporary role of the designer. It is a redefinition and revitalization of modern values: instead of focusing solely on the… Read more

The Graduates 2014 | Ágústa Sveinsdóttir


Spiritualism, Craft and Waste is a series of projects realized by graduating students from the Product Design Department of Iceland Academy of the Art. The collection originates from a study of the contemporary role of the designer. It is a redefinition and revitalization of modern values: instead of focusing solely… Read more