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Exhibition in H÷nnunarsafn ═slands (Iceland┤s designers museum)
(2/6 ┤10)

Exhibition in H÷nnunarsafn ═slands (Iceland┤s designers museum) Dřrfinna took part in an exhibition held in H÷nnunarsafn ═slands (Iceland┤s designers museum). This museum was formerly opened by this exhibition on the 27th of may, the exhibition┤s name is äFrom sea to designô. The theme of the exhibition is fish-skin and things that can be used from the ocean to design. Participants are both Icelandic and foreign, and some of them are well known worldwide, i.e. Karl Lagerfeld and Christian Dior.

Among guests on the opening were the present president Ëlafur Ragnar GrÝmsson and a former president VigdÝs Finnbogadˇttir. The presidents really liked the show and tis new house the exhibition was being held in.

KatrÝn J˙lÝusdˇttir (Minister of industry) opened the show and spoke about the importance of design and how big a part it has become in people┤s lives. She was very happy that this museum had moved to this great house which suited the museum well.

Erling ┴sgeirsson the headman of the H÷nnunarsafn ═slands board held a speech. He spoke about the projects the museum takes part in, and also iterated the importance for the museum to preserve the historical part of design.

H÷nnunarsafn ═slands will hold regular exhibitions from now on.

The museum will be open every day (except Mondays) from 12 to 17. Brand new coffee will be served in the charming atmosphere. The exhibition will stand all summer long.

The homepage of H÷nnunarsafn ═slands http://www.honnunarsafn.is/

Smelli­ ß mynd - Click on image to enlarge

Smelli­ ß mynd - Click on image to enlarge

Smelli­ ß mynd - Click on image to enlarge


Smelli­ ß mynd - Click on image to enlarge

Smelli­ ß mynd - Click on image to enlarge

Smelli­ ß mynd - Click on image to enlarge


Previous news

Dřrfinna nominated Akranes artist of the year 2010 (2/6 ┤09)
Exhibition in Kirkjuhvoll and pictures (4/11 ┤09)
Many visitors attended the Handverk & h÷nnun exhibition (14/11 ┤08)
Handverk & H÷nnun in Reykjavik City Hall (28/10 ┤08)
In Rundetarn "Round Tower" for the second time (25/4 ┤08)
German student, Rß­h˙s ReykjavÝkur and more... (21/11 ┤07)
New Workshop opened at Stillholt (4/10 ┤07)
Dyrfinna┤s new workshop (27/9 ┤07)
Ismot 2007 - Jewellery of the year (3/9 ┤07)
Japan & Djupavik (Iceland) (13/8 ┤07)
Under the influence - Djupavik (27/7 ┤07)
Dřrfinna in Japan (31/5 ┤07)
Didi shows jewellery in Kentucky, USA (19/11 ┤06)
Dřrfinna in Berlin (15/11 ┤06)
Exhibition in Bifr÷st (10/10 ┤06)
Jewelleries for the Icelandic representative (11/9 ┤06)
Exhibition in France (15/7 ┤06)
Summer exhibition of Handverk & H÷nnun (1/7 ┤06)


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