Iceland has issued four new postage stamps as part of its Icelandic design series.
The stamps feature:
- The Hanger TREE, 2001. Created by Katrin Olina Petursdottir and Michael Young, this clothes hanger is among their designs which has achieved the greatest international popularity
- The Tango Chair, 1999. Architect Sigurdur Gustafsson, the designer of this chair, has used his knowledge and insights into architectural history for furniture designs
- MGO 180 Dining Room Table, 2005. The company Epal reconstructed a dining room chair by Sveinn Kjarval dating back to the fifties. Designers Gudrun M. Olafsdottir and Oddgeir Pordarson were assigned to design a modern dining room table suited to this chair
- The Sofa Dimon, 1999. This sofa was designed by Erla Solveig Oskarsdottir and reveals some distinct characteristics of her work as a designer. Erla's furniture are light and graceful characterized by a strong sense of form.