Opening of the Art Exhibition of Guðjón Bjarnason on Saturday 24 January 2015 at the Lalit Kala National Academy of Art in New Delhi, India
The exhibition of Guðjón Bjarnason, Architect and Visual Artist, that will open on coming Saturday 24 January 2015 at the Lalit Kala National Academy of Art in New Delhi. This is the first time that an Icelandic Artist is invited at one of the most prestigious contemporary art galleries of India. The exhibition is supported by the Icelandic Center for the Arts (ICA), the Embassy of Iceland in New Delhi,The Indo-Icelandic Business Association (IIBA) and the Lone Star Art Alliance, Texas.More
Over 130 consuls of Iceland from 57 countries attended the consuls' conference last week that the Ministry for Foreign Affairs organised in Harpa Concert Hall in Reykjavik.More
Ambassador Thorir Ibsen presented his credentials to the President of India, Shri. Pranab Mukherjee on 25 September 2014. Ambassador Ibsen is the fourth Ambassador of Iceland with residence in India since the Embassy was established in New Delhi in 2006.More
Visit to Hyderabad to participate at the Travel Tourism Fair
Ms. Deepika Sachdev -Deputy Trade Advisor,represented the Embassy of Iceland, New Delhi.
Ambassador Eiriksson entitled 'Liberals Arts and the Humanities in the Indian Universities'
“Liberals Arts and the Humanities in Indian Universities”, Inaugural Address, Conference on Enhancing Higher Education Opportunities for High School Graduates: Promoting Global Excellence and International Education in India”, O. P. Jindal Global University, Sonepat, 28 June 2014.
The Indian Embassy in Reykjavik and Bio paradis hosted an Indian Film Festival in Reykjavik in April 2014'More
The Game of Thrones season 4 premiere is quickly approaching! After filming north of the wall scenes In Iceland for seasons 2 and 3, the Game of Thrones cast and crew returned to the island to film scenes season 4, which premieres on April 6, 2014.More
The annual Nordic Chef contest brings together all major Nordic chefs as they compete for the title of Chef of Scandinavia. This year, the winner was Icelandic chef Viktor Örn Andresson.More
His Excellency Mr.Gudmundur Eiriksson, distributing the Adv. S. Venkiteswaran Memorial Prize to the Winning Team ( representing the National law University Odisha ) of the 1st NUALS National Moot Court Competition on Maritime Law held at NUALS Campus, Kalamassery from 21 - 23 March 2014.More
Ambassador Eiriksson on the panel discussion at the Conference on Promoting Economic Engagement between India& Central /Nordic Regions of Europe
CII Central CII jointly with the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India organized a conference on Enhancing Trade & Investment Opportunities between India& Central / Nordic Regions of Europe.
A new online platform compiling the most influential and cutting edge music from the Nordic countries was launched recently on the web. Nordic Playlist makes it easy to discover and stay updated on the best Nordic music - introduced by the prominent musicians, artists and music professionals of the north. The playlist is supported by the Nordic Council of Ministers, chaired in 2014 by Iceland.More
Minister of State - Information Technology and Communications and Shipping visited Iceland on 26 July 2013More
The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies invites applications for the Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships for 2014. The Fellowships are granted to writers, translators and scholars in the field of humanities from outside Iceland, to enable them to stay in Iceland for a period of at least three months, in order to improve their knowledge of the Icelandic language, culture and society.More
In the list of 140 Countries ranked by the World Economic Forum, Iceland was named the world's friendliest,followed by New Zealand and Morocco.More
The President of Iceland,H.E.Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson visited India from 31 March- 6 April 2013.More