ICELAND

Fashion

this body positivity model is making fat a positive word

Iceland’s Isold Halldorudottir is paving the way for body positivity with the hashtag #fatgirloncam
Hanna Hanra
8.9.18
Music

take an exclusive first look at this new björk documentary

And read our interview with the music legend, in which she talks body augmentation, dreams, and what she does when life feels overwhelming.
Frankie Dunn
3.27.18
Art

icelandic artist and björk collaborator shoplifter has a hair fetish

We step inside her tufted, rainbow-dyed world.
Nadja Sayej
6.23.17
Music

the xx brings night + day festival to a magical icelandic waterfall

Join Kelsey Lu, Sampha, Warpaint, and Jamie xx at the most scenic music festival summer has to offer.
Hannah Ongley
5.10.17
Culture

the icelandic artist mixing autobiography with bizarre found photographs

As she opens a solo exhibition at Reykjavík Museum of Photography, Icelandic innovator Auður Ómarsdóttir talks censorship, Björk’s breakup album, and looking for dead bodies.
Benoit Loiseau
3.28.17
Music

meet reykjavikurdaetur: iceland's female-fronted rap powerhouse

Lock up your beats, Reykjavikurdaetur is coming! As taken from The Fifth Sense, a partnership with Chanel.
Hanna Hanra
2.3.17
Culture

awe-inspiring photographs of michael bailey-gates and india menuez in iceland

In a new book, Thomas Whiteside photographs his inspiring friends in the majestic Icelandic landscape.
Zio Baritaux
10.25.16
Music

cool down with this icelandic hip-hop playlist

This is hip-hop in the land of ice and fire. It's lit.
Francesca Dunn
8.31.16
Music

meet gkr, the young talent on a mission to take icelandic rap global

Your best internet friend opens up both studio door and heart as he shares his colorful music.
Francesca Dunn
8.25.16
Music

meet sturla atlas, the fashion-forward icelandic hip-hop act opening for justin bieber

Having already won big at the Iceland Music Awards and scored the ultimate support slot, these Downtown Reykjavik kids are the coolest things in the land of ice and fire. After hiking through Reykjadalur valley, they fill us in on everything 101.
Francesca Dunn
8.23.16
watch

i-D meets: icelandic hip hop

Cast aside all those preconceptions about elves and ethereal folk music, because hip-hop is big in Iceland. Sure, Sigur Ros is still helping us sleep every night and yes, Bjork remains the nation's musical mother, but Iceland's children have grown up...
i-D Staff
8.23.16
Music

video premiere: samaris, 'wanted 2 say'

Join the talented trio for a supernatural night under the blood moon in their native Iceland.
Francesca Dunn
3.29.16