Summer holidays at Iceland Design and Architecture

The office of Iceland Design and Architecture closes due to summer holidays from 11th July and will reopen August 3rd. 
July 7th, 2022

See you at DesignMarch 2023

DesignMarch will take place May 3rd - 7th 2023. Save the dates! Applications for participation in the festival will open in August. Stay tuned.
July 6th, 2022

Watch DesignTalks 2022

The international conference DesignTalks 2022 took place for a full house at DesignMarch. For the first time the event was streamed live in collaboration with the festivals media partner Dezeen and has been very well received by readers. 
June 30th, 2022

Sustainable Tourism in the North - videos

Á heimasíðu verkefnisins NatNorth má finna kynningarmyndbönd sem sýna með skýrum, einföldum og áhugaverðum hætti stefnumótandi niðurstöður þriggja verkefna, Design in Nature, Clean Energy og Nature Conservation. 
June 23rd, 2022

Can we design our relationship with nature? Design that promotes nature conservation and nature experience

Iceland Design and Architecture, in collaboration with Nordic colleagues, has published a compilation of cases and review articles that reflect design methods and solutions that promote nature experiences and nature conservation on the website NatNorth.is.
June 21st, 2022

Sustainable tourism in the North at DesignMarch

At DesignMarh 2022 an event with discussion on design, clean energy and nature conservation took place in Gróska. It presented the projects Design in Nature, Clean Energy and Nature Conservation, which all are part of the Icelandic Presidency in the Nordic Council of Ministers 2019. It was an event that presented clean energy and responsible design for the benefit of nature.
June 21st, 2022

Rusl Fest - sustainable design festival

RUSL is a sustainable design festival focusing on circular thinking and its application within art, design and culture, with a special emphasis on the building industry. The festival will take place from June 27th to July 2nd. A week-long event with workshops, lectures, exhibitions, dinners and social gatherings. 
June 14th, 2022

Specially designed pooltrips

The Museum of Design and Applied Art offers as a gift three specially designed pool trips in connection with the exhibition Bathing Culture. People can access the trips on www.sundferdir.comand choose a trip around the Western Fjords, the West Coast and the South Coast of Iceland. 
June 1st, 2022

Iceland Design and Architecture to join BEDA - the bureau of  European Design Associations

Iceland Design and Architecture is a new member of BEDA - the bureau of  European Design Associations,  which is part of strengthening its international collaboration and connections.
May 23rd, 2022

Finally DesignTalks!

Alþjóðlega ráðstefnan og lykilviðburður HönnunarMars, DesignTalks, fór fram fyrir fullu húsi í Hörpu þann 4. maí og opnaði þar með hátíðarhöld HönnunarMars. Leiðtogar víðsvegar að á sviði hönnunar og arkitektúrs stigu á svið og veittu gestum innblástur út árið. 
May 20th, 2022

DesignMarch 2022 - exhibitions that are open longer

DesignMarch 2022 ended on a high note on May 8th after five days of successful festivites. A total of over 100 exhibitions and 250 events and openings, it is not unlikely that some guests did not manage to see everything. There are few exhibitions that are still open even though the festival is officially over. 
May 9th, 2022

DesignMarch programme - Day 5

Það er komið að fimmta síðasta degi HönnunarMars 2022. Flestar sýningar hátíðarinnar eru opnar í dag en líkt og síðustu daga er nóg um að vera út um allan bæ. Alla dagskrá dagsins má sjá hér.
May 8th, 2022

DesignMarch Programme - Day 4

It's Saturday, which means that it's day 4 of DesignMarch. Today you can start the day with a jog around the city to experience the environment. Then you can visit open studios, attend artist talks, lectures and seminars aswell as various pop-up events. The festival's exhibitions are also open. Here is the full programme for the day
May 7th, 2022

DesignMarch Programme - Day 3

It's Friday which means that it's also the third day of DesignMarch. Today's program is bursting with exciting events and exhibitions. Todays program can be found here.
May 6th, 2022

Dialogue on Design in Nature - podcast

The Embassies of Iceland in the Nordic capitals each hosted events in the countdown to the DesignMarch festival, happening in Reykjavík May 4th - 8th. Anna María Bogadóttir, architect moderated a conversation on  Design in Nature with panelists from Iceland and from each respective country Now you can listen to these informative dialogues in a four episode podcast series.
May 6th, 2022

Dialogue on Design in Nature - Sweden

The Embassies of Iceland in the Nordic capitals each hosted events in the countdown to the DesignMarch festival, happening in Reykjavík May 4th - 8th. Anna María Bogadóttir, architect moderated a conversation on  Design in Nature with panelists from Iceland and from each respective country Now you can listen to these informative dialogues in a four episode podcast series.
May 5th, 2022

Dialogue on Design in Nature - Norway

The Embassies of Iceland in the Nordic capitals each hosted events in the countdown to the DesignMarch festival, happening in Reykjavík May 4th - 8th. Anna María Bogadóttir, architect moderated a conversation on  Design in Nature with panelists from Iceland and from each respective country. Now you can listen to these informative dialogues in a four episode podcast series.
May 5th, 2022

Dialogue on Design in Nature - Finland

The Embassies of Iceland in the Nordic capitals each hosted events in the countdown to the DesignMarch festival, happening in Reykjavík May 4th - 8th. Anna María Bogadóttir, architect moderated a conversation on  Design in Nature with panelists from Iceland and from each respective country Now you can listen to these informative dialogues in a four episode podcast series. 
May 5th, 2022

DesignMarch Programme - Day 2

The second day of DesignMarch is upon us but the the festival spreads all over the city today. Below is the program for today but you can find the full festival program here.
May 5th, 2022

Dialogue on Design in Nature - Denmark

The Embassies of Iceland in the Nordic capitals each hosted events in the countdown to the DesignMarch festival, happening in Reykjavík May 4th - 8th. Anna María Bogadóttir, architect moderated a conversation on  Design in Nature with panelists from Iceland and from each respective country. Now you can listen to these informative dialogues in a four episode podcast series.
May 5th, 2022