31.01.2014

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10.01.2014

Nordic solidarity in a changing world

Nordic solidarity in a changing world A joint article by Foreign Ministers Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson of Iceland and Erkki Tuomioja of Finland on Nordic Security and co-operation, published in Fréttablaðið and Turun Sanomat.
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13.12.2012

Icelandic Christmas Decorations

Icelandic Christmas Decorations In the little shop Lapuan Kankurit on Katariinankatu 4 in downtown Helsinki, you can be beautiful Icelandic design products made by Hugrún Ívarsdóttir. Amont them are designs based on the Icelandic Christmas delicassy, leafbread.
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13.11.2012

Exhibition "Earth and Water" in Finnish media

Exhibition The Finnish-Icelandic jewlery exhibition has gained attention here in Finland. Here are links to media coverage of the exhibition.
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05.11.2012

Nordic Food Diplomacy

New Nordic Food to show the world who we are in the Nordic Region The Nordic Council of Ministers is launching a new web portal for embassies and export companies: Nordic Food Diplomacy. The site shows how you profile your home country and the Nordic kitchen using New Nordic Food.
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05.11.2012

Earth and Water

Earth and Water "Earth and Water" is an Icelandic-Finnish jewellery exhibition. The Icelandic participants are Guðbjörg Kristín Ingvarsdóttir (Aurum); Ástþór Helgason and Kjartan Örn Kjartansson (Orr); Helga Mogensen; Hildur Ýr Jónsdóttir; and Hafsteinn Júlíusson. The exhibition is open 1.11.-20.12.2012.
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18.10.2012

ICELAND - Photographs by Páll Stefánsson

ICELAND - Photographs by Páll Stefánsson An exhibition displaying photographs by the Icelandic Páll Stefánsson is open in Virka Galleria Corner.
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01.10.2012

Vík Prjónsdóttir í Helsinki

Vík Prjónsdóttir í Helsinki Vík Prjónsdóttir eru á meðal hönnuða frá Norðurlöndum sem taka þátt í sýningunni SMART sem opnar á fimmtudaginn. Sýningin er haldin í Nordic Culture Point, 4.10.2012 – 2.11.2012. Vík Prjónsdóttir will take part in the exhibition SMART that opens on Thursday. The exhibition will be held in Kaisaniemi at Nordic Cultural Point, 4.10.2012 – 2.11.2012.
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18.09.2012

Translators in Residence / Travel Support for 2013

The Icelandic Literature Fund and The Writers´ Union of Iceland invite applications for residency grants for translators of Icelandic literature.
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17.08.2012

Dialogue and Photographic Exhibition

Dialogue and Photographic Exhibition Exhibition of contemporary Icelandic design with participation of Finnish designers and producers, and contemporary Icelandic photographs.
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10.08.2012

Björk coming to Helsinki!

Björk coming to Helsinki! Björk is now touring the world and her next performance will be at Flow Festival, Helsinki. Here are some pictures from her recent concert in Stockholm!
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12.07.2012

Steinunn Sigurðardóttir at the Nordic Design Today 2012

Steinunn Sigurðardóttir at the Nordic Design Today 2012 The newly opened exhibition Nordic Design Today 2012 features the work of Icelandic fashion designer Steinunn Sigurðardóttir.
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04.07.2012

Björk, Flow Festivaali, Helsinki - 12.08.2012

Paikka: Suvilahti, Helsinki. Aika: su 12.8.2012 klo 21:30, Päälava: http://www.flowfestival.com/artist/bjork/ - Björk at Flow Festival in Helsinki. Place: Suvilahti Time: Sun 12 August at 21.30. http://www.flowfestival.com/en/artist/bjork-2/
04.07.2012

POHJOISMAINEN MUOTOILU TÄNÄÄN 2012 / NORDISK DESIGN IDAG 2012 / NORDIC DESIGN TODAY 2012: 11.07.2012-16.09.2012

EMMA, Espoo. Steinunn Sigurðardóttir Islannista / från Island / from Iceland
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22.05.2012

Soivia säveliä satujen saarelta - Tunes from Iceland: Temppeliaukion kirkko, Helsinki, 3.6. klo 19.00

Akureyri kirkkokuoro / Akureyri Church Choir. Johtaa / Conductor: Eyþór Ingi Jónsson. Urkuri / Organist: Sigrún Magna Þórsteinsdóttir. Ristin Kirkko, Lahti, la 2.6. klo 18:00. Temppeliaukion kirkko, Helsinki, su 3.6. klo 19:00.
02.05.2012

Nordic Language Café, Kulturkontakt Nord, 9 May at 17.00-20.00

When was the last time you spoke Danish? How do you say "Good day" in Icelandic? Now you have the opportunity to practise your skills in Icelandic, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish and Finnish at Nordic Culture Point.
27.04.2012

Íslensk hönnun / Islantilaista muotoilua / Icelandic design - Kluuvi, Helsinki, 10-13.5.

ÖÖ pop-up at Kluuvi, Aleksanterinkatu 9, Helsinki. Open between 10-13th May, from 11.00-21.00. sjá / ks. see: oowasitadream.com/events/no-4-helsinki-finland/
28.11.2011

Guided tour in Design Forum on 1.12

Guided tour in Design Forum on 1.12 Icelandic Contemporary Design 1.12.2011-8.1.2012 Design Forum Finland
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17.11.2011

Icelandic Contemporary Design – Islantilaista nykymuotoilua, 1.12.2011 - 8.1.2012, Design Forum Finland

Icelandic Contemporary Design – Islantilaista nykymuotoilua, 1.12.2011 - 8.1.2012, Design Forum Finland Established and promising designers have in recent years imbued the design environment in Iceland with new life, characterised by curiosity, sensibility and optimism. Icelandic Contemporary Design tells the interesting story of this development, representing almost 30 designers and design teams. The selection of the designers represented is intended to spotlight the characteristics of contemporary Icelandic design, with regard to both appearance and ideology. The aim is to call attention to the value of good design and effective ingenuity for human society — a vital resource for the future.
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