Runes and Glyphs: The Beauty of Icelandic Typography

• Dispatch #17 • Aside from beautiful natural resources, one thing that is fascinating about Iceland is its typography. Call it a designer’s habit, but one of the things I look out for when traveling to a different country is its typography. Type is one way to document civilization, and it's incredibly fascinating to see the … Continue reading Runes and Glyphs: The Beauty of Icelandic Typography

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Snæfellsjökull: The Glacier that Launched a Thousand Stories

• Dispatch #16 • Iceland’s smallest glacier, climate change, and the importance of nature in human imagination We might as well be the last people on earth. We were at Snæfellsnes in the western part of Iceland, which is home to many national sights including Snæfellsjökull, the country's smallest glacier. We first stopped at Eyri, … Continue reading Snæfellsjökull: The Glacier that Launched a Thousand Stories