Laufskálavarða, service house, nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022

Laufskálavarða, service house, by Stáss architects nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022. The awards will take place on November 17th in Gróska. 
October 29th, 2022

Universal Thirst nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022

Universal Thirst, by founders Gunnar Vilhjálmsson and Kalapi Gajjar, is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022. The awards will take place on November 17th in Gróska.
October 28th, 2022

Plastplan is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022

Plastplan, founded by Björn Steinar Blumenstein and Brynjólfur Stefánsson, is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022. The awards will take place on November 17th in Gróska.
October 27th, 2022

Hljóðhimnar is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022

Hljóðhimnar by Þykjó is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022. The awards will take place on November 17th in Gróska. 
October 26th, 2022

Urgent experiments on reality nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022

Urgent experiments on reality by Sól Hansdóttir is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022. The awards will take place on November 17th in Gróska.
October 25th, 2022

Touching landscape nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022

Touching landscape by Tinna Gunnarsdóttir is nominated to the Icelandic Design Awards 2022. The awards will take place on November 17th in Gróska. 
October 24th, 2022

Hæ/Hi opens in Seattle

The Exhibition Hæ/Hi: Designing Friendship opens in Seattle Friday October 7th. The exhibition was originally planned for DesignMarch 2020 and at last, two years later, the designers joined in Iceland in May where they premiered their works at the DesignMarch festival 2022. Now they meet in Seattle.
October 5th, 2022

Participate in DesignMarch 2023!

Open for application in DesignMarch festival 2023, which will take place in Reykjavík and the capital area for the 15th time May 3rd - 7th. The annual festival brings together participants and guests with progressive design and innovation.
August 16th, 2022

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