Gagarin develops highly interactive media solutions that allow people to uniquely experience, understand & share

At Gagarin we create highly interactive media solutions that allow people to experience stories vividly, understand interesting content and share their discoveries with others. Our customers are museums, companies, municipalities and institutions that utilize our work in showrooms and visitor centers, at events and online.

We have vast experience working with a multitude of media, interfaces, devices and technologies. In every project our primary objective is to create intuitive solutions, focusing first and foremost on the story to be told and the experience it creates.

Our team of creative artists, designers, animators, programmers, producers, film and sound specialists has years of experience in design and production of interactive media. We work closely with our customers to deliver total solutions and team up with specialists in history, art, geography, science, archaeology and other fields to ensure that the right expertise is applied to every project.

At Gagarin our goal is to take the complexity out of deploying rich, interactive media solutions. We work closely with our customers from the initial analysis stage and all the way through the concept design, specification, project management, development and deployment phases, culminating with on-going service provided by Gagarin experts. We strive to understand our customers’ needs and deliver total solutions that are cost effective and scalable.

About us

Newsletter

Read about what we do, how we do it, our design processes, who we are, what we have been doing and work in progress.

Gagarin´s newsletter 2016
Gagarin's newsletter  2015

Gagarin's newsletter  2014

Gagarin's newsletter  2013


Inquiries & Opportunities

Please drop us a line at gagarin@gagarin.is to find out more about how we can help you create engaging interactive media experiences for your audience.


Awards & nominations

Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2016 for Powering the Future

SEGD Sylvia Harris Award 2016 for for Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Gold Prize at the European Design Awards 2016 in the category of digital design for Powering the Future

German Design Award 2016 (winner) for Wild Reindeer Exhibition

German Design Award 2016 (special mention) for Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2016. Award in “Interactive and information design” category for Powering the Future

SEGD Honor Award 2015 for Eldheimar

Gold Prize at the European Design Awards 2015 in the category of digital design for Oil and gas

Silver Prize at the European Design Awards 2015 in the category of digital design for Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2015. Recognition in “Interactive Design” category for for Oil and gas

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2015. Award in “Interactive Design” category for for Eldheimar

Silver Prize at the European Design Awards 2014 in the category of digital design for Wild Reindeer Exhibition

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2014. Award in “Information Design” category for Wild Reindeer Exhibition

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2013. Award in “Information Design” category for Norwegian Seabird Centre

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2012. Recognition in “Information Design” category for For the Good of the Nation

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2012. Recognition in “Open” category for Create-O-Mat

The Icelandic Advertising Awards 2011. Nomination in “Best Event” category for Renewable Energy

The Icelandic Advertising Awards 2011. Nomination in “Direct Mail” category for Create-O-Mat

Icelandic Graphic Design Association 2011. Two recognitions in “Web design” and “Interaction design” category´s for Legends of Valhalla

The Icelandic Advertising Awards 2010. Nomination in “Direct Mail” category for Six Thinking Pencils

The Icelandic Web Awards 2010 for the most orginal site of the year for Legends of Valhalla

The Icelandic Advertising Awards 2009. Finalist in “Best Event” category for Light in the dark

The Icelandic Web Awards 2008. Finalist in “Best Corporate Website” for the Icelandic Post

The Icelandic Web Awards 2008. Finalist in “Best Public Website” for Akranes Municipality

World Summit Award 2007. Finalist in Icelandic pre-selection in “e-Health” category for Primary Health Care of the Capital Area

World Summit Award 2007. Finalist in Icelandic pre-selection in “e-Culture” category for Reykjavik Culture Night

Nordic digital excellence in museums (NODEM) 2006, Best Design of Digital Exeperiences in Museums in the Nordic countries for Reykjavik 871±2, The Settlement Exhibition

World Summit Award 2005. Finalist in Icelandic pre-selection in “e-Culture” category for Making of a Nation - Heritage and History in Iceland for The National Museum

Nordic digital excellence in museum (NODEM) 2004. Best stationary/fixed media application" in the Nordic countries for Hofsstadir Archeology Multimedia