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Culture

Culture related affairs from the Icelandic Times magazine

National Gallery of Iceland

Icelandic Art Exhibitions  National Gallery of Iceland offers diverse exhibitions of local and international artists. The National Gallery of Iceland (List...

Wool of muskox and sealskin

Wool of muskox and sealskin Qiviut brings unique clothing from Greenland to the world market Qiviut is the name of a company in Greenland with shops in Sisimi...

Mountain Milk by Johannes S. kjarval

Mountain Milk by Johannes S. kjarval Mountain Milk is one of Kjarval’s best known works and it depicts the landscape at Þingvellir where the painter often soug...

Árbær Open Air Christmas Program

Photo: Two Icelandic Yule lads (Kjötkrókur og Þvörusleikir) at Árbær Open Air Museum 9 December 2018. The photo was taken by Guðrún Helga Stefánsdóttir. Ár...

WEST TOURS for the Westfjords

WEST TOURS for the Westfjords The expert on travels in the entire Westfjords peninsula The Westfjords are an amazing peninsula characterized by steep, flat ...

Harry Bilson

Haraldur Bilson Harry Bilson is known for creating colourful and captivating fantasy worlds on the canvas; magical realms where anything can happen, people and...

On Sundays we speak Danish

Jón Svavar Jósefsson     On Sundays we speak Danish In 2018, Iceland celebrates 100 years as a free and sovereign state. On this occasion Árbær...

The House that Disappeared

The House that Disappeared The Eldheimar Volcano Museum on the Westman Islands None of Heimaey’s 5,300 inhabitants had ever expected that a volcanic eruption ...

The Icelandic band Flekar

The Icelandic band Flekar release its debut album ‘Swamp Flowers’ 8. october. There listeners will find lo-fi indie music with psychedelic undertones. We want t...

Another Space / Eygló Harðardóttir

Another Space / Eygló Harðardóttir Artist talk 18.10.2018 at 20:00 Eygló Harðardóttir and Guðbjörg R. Jóhannesdóttir On the occasion of Another Space, a...

Júlíana Sveinsdóttir

Júlíana Sveinsdóttir Júlíana Sveinsdóttir (31 July 1889 – 1966) was one of Iceland's first female painters and textile artists. Taught initially by promine...

Volcano House

Iceland vs.The Volcano Icelandic Times visits Reykjavik´s Volcano House With its intriguing round facade, floor to ceiling windows and bright yellow signa...

Commerce between Iceland and Russia

Commerce between Iceland and Russia – Continuous trade since 1953 Icelanders expanded their fisheries jurisdiction from three miles to four on 15 May 1952. As ...