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Iceland Design Centre

Date : 2010-02-15 02:12:44

DescriptionThe purpose of the Iceland Design Centre is to achieve more appreciation of the importance of good design and architecture for society. Its role is to promote design of all kinds as a vital and profitable aspect of the Icelandic economy, and thus to enhance competitiveness and economic gain. •The Design Centre is a centre for promoting design and architecture in Iceland. •The Design Centre emphasises the importance of design in the culture and image of Iceland and the Icelanders. •The Design Centre publicises outstanding Icelandic design abroad, and strives to contribute to its marketing. •The Design Centre facilitates access to information, and maintains an extensive on-line database for designers, architects, businesses and individuals interested in Icelandic design It is owned by the Association of Icelandic Architects, the Icelandic Society of Furniture and Interior Architects, the Federation of Icelandic Landscape Architects, the Association of Icelandic Product and Industrial Designers, the Icelandic Association of Ceramic Artists, the Association of Icelandic Fashion Designers, the Icelandic Textile Guild, the Icelandic Goldsmith´s Association and the Association of Icelandic Graphic Designers.

Street Address



Name of InstitutionIceland Design Centre

Phone(354) 661 0101



Type of ActivitySupport Institution

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