We are
14islands.

We are a creative development studio that cares deeply about building great user experiences. 14islands was founded in 2011, though our roots in the web industry stretch back more than 15 years.

The 14islands HQ

We care
about the web.

Digital experiences need many ingredients to make users happy. Good design. Good performance. Responsive for all devices and screen sizes. Natural and playful interactions. Continual improvement based on research and data. This is the work we do.

Hjörtur and Marco on a hangout at the 14islands office
Hjörtur and Marco on a hangout at the 14islands office

We love
what we do.

There’s always something cooking in the 14islands kitchen. We are constantly experimenting with emerging technologies, and never miss an opportunity to give talks or workshops on development.

Marco giving a Responsive Web Development workshop.
Marco giving a Responsive Web Development workshop.

The 14islands blog is our main channel for sharing our latest findings and clever techniques. We update our Codepen frequently with inspiring animations or small snippets of code. If we think something will benefit the community, we put it on our Github page.

Meet the
islanders.

We are proud of our multicultural background and our differences only make us stronger as a team. We like to keep it playful and belive in having fun.

David Lindkvist

David
Lindkvist

  • Co-founder.
  • Serious drummer.
  • Swedish.
Hjörtur Hilmarsson

Hjörtur
Hilmarsson

  • Co-founder.
  • Super dad.
  • Icelandic.
Marco Barbosa

Marco
Barbosa

  • Partner.
  • Likes to barbecue.
  • Brazilian.