Category Icelandic

Secret Solstice 2019 – Top Icelandic Acts to Watch

Next weekend, thousands will descend on Reykjavík for a music festival like no other. Secret Solstice takes place 21-23 June and is the ONLY festival that holds a rave in

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Iceland University of the Arts – Graduate Fashion Show 2019

At the end of April, we headed downtown to Harpa, in downtown Reykjavík, to see the fashion graduates from the Iceland University of the Arts (Listaháskóli Íslands) present their final year

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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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