Ólöf Arnalds Documentary tops the charts

The Icelandic artist Ólöf Arnalds performed for a full house at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City in September 2008. The director Natalie Johns documented the event for Dig For Fire TV. The documentary is currently topping the DigForFire.tv charts...

Agreed Guidelines Reached on Deposit Guarantees
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Reykjavik - 16 November 2008

Significant progress has been made towards solving the differences on the interpretation of legal obligations with respect to deposit guarantees in the European Economic Area. The issue stemmed from dif...

Rósa Guðmundsdottir & The Ultra Tight

Rósa Guðmundsdóttir will be performing with The Untra Tight at the Cutting Room on November 18th 2008.

The show starts at 9:30pm.

Entrance is $10 in advance, $15 at the door.

Business as Usual
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Hotels, restaurants, airlines, car rentals, currency exchange facilities, offices, shops, etc. are all open for normal business.

Iceland's Economic Climate
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Over the past two weeks, economic developments took a sharp turn for the worse in Iceland. The country's three main commercial banks, Glitnir, Landsbanki and Kaupthing, collapsed owing to the financial storm now raging in international markets and th...
Vesturport's Woyzeck

BAM presents U.S. debut of Iceland?s Vesturport Theatre in Georg Büchner's Woyzeck, directed by Gísli Örn Gardarsson with original music by Nick Cave and Warren Ellis as part of 2008 Next Wave Festival.

Dates: Oct 15, 17 & 18 at 7:3...

Group Exhibition of Five Icelandic Artists
"Journey to the Centre" is a group show curated by Guðrún Vera Hjartardóttir. The show opens on October 2nd and and can be seen until October 30th. Artists are JBK Ransu, Helga Arnalds, Anna Halldórsdóttir, Elsa Dóra Gísladóttir, and Guðrún Vega Hjar...
Gudjon Bjarnason showing at The Tenri Cultural Institute
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Abstract Color Disbelieve is an exhibition comprising abstract prints and site specific installations by the Icelandic sculptor Gudjon Bjarnason. The show will run at The Tenri Cultural Institute from September 29th through October 18th, 2008 and wil...

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