Nærvera/Presence by Ýrúrarí

The Wild and Wonderful World of Icelandic Design

7 of 24

"How could you throw away something with a face?" says Ýr Jóhannsdóttir, who works under the name Ýrúrarí. For her exhibition Nærvera/Presence at the Museum of Design and Applied Arts, Jóhannsdóttir patched up the holes in castaway sweaters with facial features, creating quirky personalities in the process.