Tag Icelandic Design

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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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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Interview: Copenhagen Based Knitwear Designer Thelma Steimann

After working for major fashion retails in Reykjavík while preparing for business studies, Thelma Steimann caught the fashion bug and finally embraced her secret passion for knitting. She decided spontaneously

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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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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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Hedgehog by DÖÐLUR: The Flatpack Cabin of Dreams

Embracing both the Icelandic sense of seclusion and homely warmth, this new home concept by DÖÐLUR is as versatile as a mobile home, yet created with the finest Nordic design

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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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Introducing: Benedicta’s Room

Welcome to Benedicta’s Room. Observe the exciting and unexpected color combinations while taking in the 60’s pop art ambiance that inspired Halldóra Sif Guðlaugsdóttir, head designer and founder of brand

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Kristjana S. Williams | A Magical World

She’s half Icelandic and half British and creates a magical and colourful world made of collages. Limited edition prints, cushions, wallpaper, furniture, pouffes, globes and trays are among Kristjana S.

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Cygnus by Aurum

This past Thursday was the celebration of Aurum’s 17th anniversary as well as the local unveiling of their new collection Cygnus. Aurum was founded in Iceland in 1999 by designer

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