07.07.2008
Iceland Meets Scotland in The Arches, Glasgow

‘SEYDISFJ R U ’ is a site specific installation produced by artists Mhari Baxter and Melissa MacRobert as a result of their joint residency at Skaftfell Cultural Centre in Iceland last year.

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26.06.2008
Björk and Sigur Rós Team Up For Náttúra Concert

On June 28th, 2008 Icelandic superstars Björk and Sigur Rós will team up to perform a free concert in their hometown of Reykjavik. The Náttúra concert is a bid to raise awareness of the destruction of Iceland's natural landscape, and will...
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16.06.2008
OLAFUR ARNALDS and yndi halda

Ólafur Arnalds is a young Icelandic musician whose music has been described as “beautiful in the same way the arctic is”.

Mixing strings with loops, ambiance, electronics and beats Arnalds combines classical instrumentati...
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27.05.2008
REYKJAVÍK ARTS FESTIVAL

May 15-June 5, 2008

REYKJAVÍK ARTS FESTIVAL Announces New Visual and Performing Arts Programs for 2008 Including Experiment Marathon Reykjavík at the Reykjavík Art Museum curated by Hans Ulri...
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13.05.2008
Valgeir Sigurdsson at Soho's House of St Barnabas
Reykjavik Nights, the UK's only dedicated Icelandic club night, is pleased to announce a collaboration with the Bedroom Community record label in putting on a very special concert - Valgeir Sigurdsson at Soho's House of St Barnabas on Friday ...
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21.04.2008
Hampton Court Festival
Iceland's President

Icelandic singers Gardar Thor Cortes and Olafur Sigurdarson will perform in the opera Carmen as part of the Hampton Court Festival, Thursday 5th June 2008.

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09.04.2008
Eurovision Preview Party
Iceland's President

The biggest ever Eurovision Song Contest party will take place at London's Scala nightclub on Friday 25th April. Paul Oscar, who previously represented Iceland at the competition will perform live and Iceland's current e...
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09.04.2008
The Egill Skallagrimsson Fund

The Egill Skallagrimsson Fund is a registered charity in Britain under the auspices of the Embassy of Iceland, providing grants for artistic endeavours which promote the culture and art of Iceland in the UK. More

31.03.2008
ICEHORSES 2008
Iceland's President

Britain’s first IceTölt competition (Icelandic Horses competing on ice) is to be held at Basingstoke’s Planet Ice on Saturday 19th April 2008 at 6pm. Tickets a...
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26.03.2008
Sjón - Free the Word!

Icelandic author and poet Sjón will be speaking at the Royal Festival Hall in London's Southbank Centre on Saturday 12 April, as part of International PEN's celebration of world literature - Free the Word!


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