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Music & Art Aug 27, 2020
Take a Virtual Tour of the Laxness Museum at Gljúfrasteinn! You can now explore Halldór Laxness’, Nobel Laureate in Literature, art collection, poetry, and more online!
Music & Art Aug 25, 2020
Valdís Steinarsdóttir wins Nordic Designer of the Year at Formex Nova 2020! Formex Nova is an annual award that turns the spotlight on young design talent working in the Nordic region.
Music & Art Aug 25, 2020
Album review: Sad Party, Sin Fang Guest post by Rbt. G. Huffman
Music & Art Jul 31, 2020
Icelandic Musician Ólafur Arnalds Receives Emmy Nomination Arnalds received the nomination in the “Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music” category for his work on "Defending Jacob"
Music & Art Jul 13, 2020
The Annual DesignMarch Festival Featured Exciting Sustainability and Innovation Art! The 12th Annual DesignMarch Festival, postponed due to COVID-19, took place both in-person and online from June 24th to June 28th.
Music & Art Jun 25, 2020
The Reykjavik International Film Festival Receives a Substantial Grant from the EU Thanks in part to the grant, RIFF will be held for the 17th time from September 24-October 4.
Music & Art Jun 03, 2020
Learn How Icelanders Are Getting Ready To Celebrate The Summer Months! Visit Reykjavik recently launched “Sumarborgin 2020,” a new initiative to highlight the city center
Music & Art Jun 03, 2020
The Mussila app will help your child learn a musical instrument! Keep your kids entertained all summer with this award-winning program.
Music & Art May 23, 2020
Discover Icelandic Cultural Treasures at the Skógar Museum! The museum in South Iceland is a cultural heritage collection of 18,000 regional folk craft artifacts.
Music & Art Apr 29, 2020
This Year’s Reykjavík Arts Festival Will Be Rescheduled! Celebrating its 50th anniversary, the festival will take place once authorities determine it’s safe
Music & Art Apr 17, 2020
Explore Icelandic Music Genres with Iceland Music While You’re Home! Iceland Music has compiled playlists from Icelandic musicians you can listen to for every type of mood
Music & Art Apr 16, 2020
Why Iceland Is An Art Lover’s Paradise Guest post by Jenny Holt
Food & Drink, Music & Art, Nature & Environment Mar 30, 2020
An Intro to Icelandic Culture Learn more about Icelandic food, music, drinks, art and more with this series!
Music & Art Feb 26, 2020
Learn About the Icelandic Knitting Tradition Along the Woolen Circle! The Woolen Circle is the best route to shop, explore and learn about Icelandic wool!
Music & Art Feb 13, 2020
Iceland Airwaves Moves To 2021, With 25 New Acts Announced! Read on for an update on the Iceland Airwaves music festival
Music & Art Feb 10, 2020
Hildur Guðnadóttir Becomes the First Female Oscar Score Winner in 23 Years! The Icelandic composer continued her awards show sweep at the Oscars for her work on Joker
Music & Art Feb 04, 2020
The History Behind the Famed Icelandic Sweater Learn about Iceland’s popular sweater that has become a cultural icon both in the country and abroad.
Music & Art Feb 03, 2020
New Book, “Showcase: Kiko Korriro”, Highlights a Late Icelandic Artist’s Famous Work The book was issued by the Icelandic Folk and Outsider Art Museum.
Music & Art Jan 08, 2020
Enter the Hallmark Channel’s “Escape to Iceland” Sweepstakes for a Chance to Win a Trip to Iceland! Tune into “Winterfest” on the Hallmark Channel for new movies all January and don’t miss Love on Iceland on January 18.
Music & Art Jan 08, 2020
KEXP Names Júníus Meyvant’s “Across the Borders” One of the Top Ten Albums of 2019! The Icelandic singer-songwriter’s sophomore album has achieved international acclaim.