March is Month of Design

DesignMarch, Iceland’s most important annual design festival, officially opens March 23, but some exhibitions open sooner.

From Handverk og Hönnun

Icelandic Design Fair Opens

The Design and Craft Fair (‘Handverk og Hönnun’) at Reykjavík City Hall in downtown Reykjavík opened yesterday. Various crafts and design studios in Iceland are represented at the fair, which has been held since 2006.

The recipients of the 2014 Aurora Fund design grants.

Seven Icelandic Design Projects Receive Grants

Seven diverse projects by Icelandic designers received grants from the Aurora Design Fund at its 12th annual distribution ceremony on Tuesday, three of which were in fashion design. Fifty entries were made. The jury seeks to select projects which are thought to be constructive for society.