Events

Textile designer and artist Ýr Jóhannsdóttir or Ýrúrarí offers free workshops in creative mending on clothing at the Museum of Design and Applied Art.


The workshop offers tools, materials and room for embroidery, knitting, needle felting, machine sewing and educational material about textile mending. Participants are encouraged to bring clothes they want to fix, change or mend. There will also be sweaters from the clothing gathering of The Red Cross of Iceland that people can make an agreement on taking care off and bring home by the end of the workshop. If participants already have an idea of a mending they want to do they should bring specific yarns, fabric or other materials they want to use.

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On Sunday the 7th of march from 12:15 - 15:00, textile designer and artist Ýr Jóhannsdóttir (Ýrúrarí) offers a free workshop in creative mending on clothing at the Museum of Design and Applied Art.

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On Sunday the 28th of February from 12:15 - 15:00, textile designer and artist Ýr Jóhannsdóttir (Ýrúrarí) offers a free workshop in creative mending on clothing at the Museum of Design and Applied Art.

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Due to the earthquakes we have wrapped the backed the items of our exhibition Deiglumór. The items are still in the exhibition space and the museum is open but it is the earthquake mode of the exhibition. Free entry.

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On Sunday the 21st of February from 12:15 - 15:00, textile designer and artist Ýr Jóhannsdóttir (Ýrúrarí) offers a free workshop in creative mending on clothing at the Museum of Design and Applied Art.

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On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of The Icelandic Association of Ceramic Artists, 44 lanterns will be lit outside the Icelandic Design Museum on Thursday 4 February at 18 - 20. The event is part of the Winter Festival and runs from 4 - 7 of February.
The lanterns will be lit every day during the Winter Festival and they will be lit until 20:00 at night.
Participating ceramic artists are:

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Birgir Örn Jónsson, architect  and Signý Þórhallsdóttir, fashion designer, are the curators of the exhibition 100% Wool. They will give a guided tour of the exhibiton on Saturday the 23rd. of January at 14:00. 

The guided tour will be in Icelandic.

Tickets are availble here:

https://tix.is/is/event/10862/lei-sogn-um-syninguna-100-ull/

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JUMBER WITH EVERYTHING FOR EVERYBODY

Welcome to the opening day 22. January from 12-17.

We offer free admission to the exhibition 100% WOOL the same day.

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Dec 24 Christmas Eve: CLOSED
Dec 25 Christmas Day: CLOSED
Dec 26 Boxing Day: CLOSED
Dec 27: 12–5pm
Dec 28: CLOSED
Dec 29: 12–5pm
Dec 30: 12–5pm
Dec 31 New Year’s Eve: CLOSED

Jan 1: New Year’s Day: CLOSED

Jan 2: 12–5pm

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Fashion designer Magnea Einarsdóttir will bring her latest collection of coats and scarfs to our museum shop for a pop up. The collection is on show at the current exhibition 100% WOOL and goes under the name Made in Reykjavík.

The museum is open from 12-17 on Saturday and Sunday

Price of scarfs 18.500 kr. and coats from 90.000 kr.

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