Reykjavik articles


In Iceland, the singer of Sigur Rós might have just cracked the luxury retail code

Reykjavik – If luxury brands want to see what an optimal retail experience looks like, they should be heading up to Fischer in downtown Reyjkavik.


Four lessons your event can learn from Iceland’s DesignMarch

Reykjavik – From biodesign backlash to the joys of uncomfortable questions and even more uncomfortable locations, here's what you can learn from Reykjavik’s DesignMarch.


Here are our favourite projects from Iceland’s DesignMarch 2019

Reykjavik – From the spatial limits of awkwardness to the celebration of volcanic waste, here is our selection of projects from the most recent edition of DesignMarch.


Nordic meets Italian in a holistic dining concept by Haf Studio

Reykjavík – Using furniture produced by local designers, Haf Studio creates a concept and interior for Mat Bar that fuses Nordic design with Italian flair. 


Four DesignMarch highlights that put the cool in Nordic design

Reykjavik – DesignMarch 2017 showcased an array of works that are big in character, playfulness, and originality. Discover our favourite new designs from the North.

Synodic Tropic is the new collection Tanja Levý, graduate of the Reykjavik School of the Visual Arts (photo: Birta Rán).

On a tropical trip in Reykjavik with fashion designer Tanja Levý during DesignMarch

As an antidote to the lack of sunshine during those deep, dark winter months in the far north, Tanja Levý turned her attention to creative pursuits in crafting her new fashion collection that is as …

DesignMarch kicked off with a unique fashion event Muses, curated by the artistic director Magnea Einarsdóttir (photo: Adriana Pecheco).

Fashionable Retrospective of DesignMarch 2014

The DesignMarch festival that took place at the end of March was a glorious feast of inspiration. One month later, all the images, sights and sounds from those buzzing few days in Iceland are …

Design studio Postulína's porcelain tableware was inspired by Icelandic glaciers.

DesignMarch Delivers: Creative Collaborations

This week, Reykjavik has played host to DesignMarch – the design festival with a spring in its step. With 100 openings, exhibitions, talks, lectures and workshops putting Icelandic design on the …