Category Icelandic

Iceland’s Citizens Reflect on 100 Years of Independence

2018 was the year that Iceland celebrated 100 years of independence. Last year I got an idea: Why not create a book where there would be photos of Icelanders born

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Kvartýra №49 – A Fresh European Breeze In Downtown Reykjavík

Downtown Reykjavik has never been short of artistic and interesting concept stores and lately we have been developing a keen eye towards one of its most recent addition, Kvartýra №49.

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TID Watches Launch at HAF Store in Reykjavík

At the beginning of December, TID watches came to Iceland and launched in the BEAUTIFUL HAF store in Reykjavík. And let me tell you, it is a match made in design

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Iceland Airwaves 2018: Ones to Watch – Part 2

Still needing some recommendations for this year’s Iceland Airwaves? Well don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with Part Two of our ‘Ones to Watch’ series… Magnús Jóhann – Friday 21:20

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Iceland Airwaves 2018: Ones to Watch – Part 1

Iceland Airwaves, the world’s most northerly music showcase & industry event, flourishes all over Reykjavík today. After sifting through the impressive line-up, here’s part one of our recommendations (yes, there

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Icelandic Design Awards 2018

On November 2, Iceland’s most creative designers converged on the Reykjavík Art Museum at Kjarvalsstaðir for the fifth Icelandic Design Awards (Hönnunarverðlaun Íslands 2018). The Kjarvalsstaðir building, surrounded by the beautiful

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Indulge Your Senses at the Blue Lagoon’s New Retreat

Like an oasis in the middle of the lava, blue water and steam of the Blue Lagoon, the hotel building rises from the ground like a phoenix made of concrete,

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Sónar Reykjavík Highlights

Spring is in the air! As the snow melts and the days grow longer, we all start to feel the sweet relief that comes with trading your wool hat for

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Launch: Nordic Style Magazine in print

Nordic Style Magazine is now finally available in print! After six years of sharing Nordic talent with the world on our beloved site, we have finally published our very first

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DesignMarch Highlights

This past weekend was the tenth year of DesignMarch! The design festival, created by the Iceland Design Centre and “born out of a recession” has grown and blossomed over the

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