From Iceland — Design March Going Forward In June

Design March Going Forward In June

Published May 27, 2020

Andie Sophia Fontaine
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Design March

We at the Grapevine are big fans of Design March which, as the name suggests, normally happens in March. As for many other people, whoever, the novel coronavirus threw a wrench in those plans this year, to the understandable disappointment of many.

Which is why we are happy to report that it has been announced that Design March will go forward—in June.

The schedule of events for Design March this year is jam-packed with some incredible stuff, showcasing the daring, the resourceful, and the innovative in the field of design in Iceland.

“Design March is the harbinger of optimism and the creative force in society,” the announcement reads in part. “We now have the opportunity to focus our attention on the power of innovation, and to show how important a role this field plays in society, in these uncertain times in which we live.”

Design March will be held this year from June 24th to June 28th. You can follow the events on their above-linked page, and you can also look forward to our own coverage of Design March as it unfolds.

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