Hjalti Karlsson – Torsten and Wanja Söderberg prize 2013
A short documentary about the grafic designer Hjalti Karlsson 2013.
In the film we get a glimpse behind the scenes of one of today's most creative persons in the field of graphic design. The film was created in conjunction with Hjalti Karlsoon received Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize 2013. Hjalti is a partner at karlssonwilker inc., a design studio founded in late 2000. Clients include MTV, Wolf-Gordon, Time Magazine, Vitra, Puma, MINI, Guggenheim, MoMA. Hjalti works and live in New York City · Visit: karlssonwilker.com

This year’s recipient of the Torsten and Wanja Söderberg prize is Hjalti Karlsson, the Icelandic designer who works with clients from various countries from his office in New York. In its statement the prize jury writes: “From the newspaper page to moving graphics, from educational exhibition form to the place-specific art installation – Hjalti Karlsson’s contemporary, visual language shows traces of both classic schooling and Icelandic narrative tradition.” At the Röhsska Museum, Hjalti Karlsson has an exhibition featuring works specially created for this occasion.

Produktion: Stavfel produktion 2013

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