DesignMarch turns the most Northerly capital in the world into a venue for hundreds of openings, events, exhibitions and parties. It showcases the best of the fresh and exciting Icelandic design scene. During DesignMarch you will see what is going on and meet local designers, plus a handful of interesting international names. DesignMarch takes place in downtown Reykjavik. Alongside the cream of the crop of the local design scene, design experiences, fantastic Nordic cuisine and lively nightlife, DesignMarch offers the perfect getaway to Reykjavik!
DesignMarch brings together participants and guests with progressive design and innovation. The festival heralds new and surprising approaches and is a vibrant platform for ideas, diverse perspectives and knowledge driving force that enriches and enhances society.
DesignMarch gives inspiration and enjoyment with the aim to share the exhibitions, participants and their content to a broader audience, both in Iceland and abroad, in collaboration with other stakeholders, such as Promote Iceland.
DesignMarch is a harbinger of optimism and creativity. The festival takes the opportunity to focus on design as a driving force for innovation, and demonstrate the important role of design, architecture and innovation in society, especially during this time of uncertainty the world is facing now.
DesignTalks Reykjavik is back on the agenda
DesignTalks is the signature event of DesignMarch since 2009, illustrating the spectrum of design and architecture, its relevance, power and potential in society, today - and tomorrow.DesignTalks 2022 is curated by Hlin Helga Guðlaugsdóttir and this year the event will be moderated by Marcus Fairs, editor-in-chief and founder of Dezeen, connecting the conversations to a wider context, highlighting its relevance to an audience across professional fields.
Photos by Kevin Pages/Aldís Pálsdóttir