Category Icelandic

Icelandic Designer Hanna Dís Whitehead Launches ‘Vicious Circle’

Icelandic designer Hanna Dís Whitehead pushes the limits of the circle shape in her collection ‘Vicious Circle’ (Vítahringur). Investigating the possibilities within a circle, she reveals the complexities of a seemingly simple

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DÖÐLUR + HATARI Drop Hatrið – A Fashion Collaboration for the Bold

Don’t you just love the feeling when you can finally take off your straps and buckles after a long day of hard work, and snuggle up in your favourite pyjamas? We

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BREAKING NEWS: Of Monsters and Men Added to Iceland Airwaves 2019 Line-Up

2019’s summer festival season may have not even started, but we’re already looking to the end of the year for inspiration. Iceland locals, and international favourites Of Monsters and Men

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Interview: Icelandic Designer Hlynur Atlason – Home, Identity + Yoga Pants

After a great exhibition at this year’s DesignMarch in Reykjavík, and a with a career that spans advertising, industrial design, and teaching, Hlynur Atlason is a success, in all senses.

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Hannes Dóttir: Your Skin’s Personal Geysir of Youth

While beauty brands slowly turn back to the roots of natural, chemical-free skincare, there’s no better place to do it but Iceland. Bursting with minerals from the volcanic fjords, the family-run

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Shoplifter Brings Tangled Imagination to Finland

One of the most recognised names in Nordic modern art – Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir – has recently brought one of her flamboyant exhibitions to the Finnish National Gallery, Kiasma. The New-York based artist,

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DesignMarch 2019: DesignTalks – Highlights

DesignTalks is one of DesignMarch’s signature events, where each year designers and creative influencers fly all the way to Iceland to talk about what they do and what inspires them.

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Janus Rasmussen Releases Beautiful Debut Solo Album ‘Vín’

Janus Rasmussen, one half of Icelandic-Faroese techno duo Kiasmos, releases his debut solo album ‘Vín’, and it is truly mesmerising.     Having already honed his craft with more collaborative

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DesignMarch 2019: Our Top 5 ‘Can’t Miss’ Events

We’re counting down to DesignMarch! Each year we are more excited for the start of the DesignMarch festivities, especially since every year it surpasses our expectations. We’ve been having some particularly bleak weather

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Interview: Icelandic Graphic Designer Viktor Weisshappel

We met with the Icelandic graphic designer Viktor Weisshappel, whose name is well known by Icelandic art and design enthusiasts. His projects have covered various unrelated fields, ranging from book

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