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Jóhannes S. Kjarval: Mind and World

February 5, 2016 - August 21, 2016

Kjarvalsstaðir has been reopened after refurbishment, with an extensive exhibition of the work of Jóhannes S. Kjarval in both East and West galleries of the venue. The exhibition comprises two parts: the principal content will be rarely-seen works from the unique private collection of Þorvaldur Guðmundsson (1911-98) and his wife Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir (1908-2004), which are preserved at Gerðarsafn and are shown alongside pieces from the Reykjavík Art Museum’s own collection. The exhibition offers an excellent opportunity to see key works from…

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Vanishing Culture – Deep Iceland; Photographs by Þorvaldur Örn Kristmundsson

May 21, 2016 @ 12:00 am - September 11, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

Our cultural heritage is forever changing and shifting. In order to preserve rapidly vanishing ways of life, it is important to capture an image instead of leaving a blank page for future generations. This project depicts life in one of the oldest farming communities in Iceland, in the isolated, unspoiled and spectacular West fjords where hardship and harsh conditions have marked daily life since the time of the first settlers. In Iceland, as elsewhere, young people head to larger towns…

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Silent Flashes – The Icelandic Emigration Center’s Exhibit

May 24, 2016 @ 11:00 am - August 31, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

This exhibit includes nearly 400 photographs of Icelandic emigrants, illustrating portrait photography in North America during the time of the westward migration (1870-1914). Nelson Gerrard, historian and genealogist of Icelandic descent from Manitoba, conceived of this exhibit, collected the photographs from all over North America and Iceland, and saw to the graphic design. Most of the subjects are named and their parentage and dwelling-place in Iceland given. Like modern-day Icelanders, the 19th century emigrants were enthusiastic about new technology. A…

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SARA BJÖRNSDÓTTIR: FLÂNEUR

May 27, 2016 @ 11:00 am - August 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

At Kópavogur Art Museum,Gerðarsafn, the exhibition Flâneur is an autobiographical journey through the artist‘s, Sara Björnsdóttir, mystical state of mind during a much needed working period in London. She simulates the lyrical demeanor of the flâneur that strolls aimlessly through the city in search for everything and nothing. Text works and collages create stories, moments, feelings of anguish and rebellion. Sara intertwines these works with a spoken narrative about her problems, adventures and eccentric state of mind during this time.…

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Icelandic Sagas: The Greatest Hits in 75 minutes @ Harpa

May 27, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - August 31, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

  Prepare to be thrilled, entertained and intrigued - All the Icelandic Sagas in only 75 hilarious minutes. A UNIQUE THEATRE EXPERIENCE IN ENGLISH. A theatrical comedy roller-coaster ride through the Icelandic Sagas in English. Performed at the iconic Harpa by two of Iceland´s finest actors.   maí 2016 23 maí 2016 | kl. 20:00 27 maí 2016 | kl. 20:00 28 maí 2016 | kl. 20:00 29 maí 2016 | kl. 20:00 30 maí 2016 | kl. 20:00 júní…

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101 Yoga

May 28, 2016 - September 30, 2016

Miniyoga classes in English (or Spanish), located in the centre of Reykjavík. Small groups (6 people max) in each class. Schedule is on http://www.101yoga.is/new-page-3/ and it's also possible to book private classes. Perfect for beginners, and relaxing after a long flight.

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How to become Icelandic in 60 minutes

June 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - August 31, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

100% english spoken How To Become Icelandic In 60 Minutes teaches you everything you need to know about being icelandic in just one hour. You walk out of the theatre 100% Icelandic. 100% Icelandic humor The show is much more than a stand up comedy. It is a hillarious, incisive and visual observation of the icelandic human condition, their attitudes, struggles and every day life. 100% Comedy How To Become Icelandic In 60 Minutes is written, directed and performed by…

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Reykjavík Classics

June 30, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - August 14, 2016 @ 1:00 pm

Reykjavik Classics is a new concert series in “one of the ten best concert halls of the new millennium"Lunch-time recitals in Eldborg at 12.30-13.00. Program during the week of June 30th-July 6 includes works by Mozart: Fantasy in D minor K. 397 for piano and Flute Quartet in D Major K. 285. Performing Artists: Áshildur Haraldsdóttir, flute, Ari Þór Vilhjálmsson, violin, Þórunn Ósk Marinósdóttir, viola, Sigurður Bjarki Gunnarsson, cello og Nína Margrét Grímsdóttir, piano.  Admission kr. 3500. Artistic Director of Reykjavik Classics is Nína Margrét Grímsdóttir." Iceland's award-winning concert hall Harpa and…

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Your World @ Perlan

July 2, 2016 - August 30, 2016

Saturday, 2nd of July five artists will open an exhibition in Perlan. The artists all have a reference to Iceland, the nature, history or mythologie although their media is very different. The artists are:  Jón Adolf Steinólfsson, a sculptor who works with stone and wood; Karin Esther specializes in pendants, using glass, sand and volcanic-ashes; painter Finnbogi G. Kristinsson displays acrylic paintings; Karl Gústaf Davíðsson is a goldsmith who specializes in Icelandic filigree and Jóhann Dalberg Sverrisson is a sculptor…

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Pearls of Icelandic Song

July 18, 2016 - September 30, 2016

In our successful concert series in Harpa we‘ll present you with classical Icelandic music in programmes consisting of some of the most beloved Icelandic songs, folk-songs and hymns. All the programmes are sung in Icelandic but annotated in English to aid foreigners in getting acquainted with classical Icelandic music. One of the leading classical singers in Iceland, Bjarni Thor Kristinsson, is the artistic director of the concert series. The concerts are almost daily in the summer, and in the winter one…

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Cars of the World Exhibition, Reykjavik, Iceland.

July 20, 2016 - August 20, 2016
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Daily until June 26, 2016

A fusion of Car and Architectural Photography on display from July 2016 We are delighted to announce international architectural photographers Jonathan & Zarina Taylor are displaying the Iceland Cars of the World series of photographic essay images. The idea behind the project is to explore the unique automotive culture of the countries they visit by shooting cars in locations that characterise the architecture and design of their locations. “The Iceland project is where monster 4x4s and American classic sedans compete…

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Century of the Child: Nordic design for children from 1900 to today

July 22, 2016 @ 11:00 am - February 27, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Century of the Child: Nordic design for children from 1900 to today The Nordic House is proud to present the exhibition Century of the Child: Nordic design for children from 1900 to today, which opens July 22, 2016. The exhibition appeals to visitors of all ages and The Nordic House offers various playful and interactive experiences in connection with the exhibition – both indoor and outdoor. The exhibits include prime examples of Nordic design, some of which are rare collectors…

Þjóðhátíð 2016

July 29, 2016 - August 3, 2016

One if Iceland's biggest music/party festivals will be held in the Westman Islands, July 29th - 3rd August. Tickets available for purchase at www.dalurinn.is  

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Innipúkinn music festival

July 29, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - August 1, 2016 @ 3:00 pm

Innipúkinn is an annual music festival held in Reykjavik, Iceland. Its 15th edition will be held July 29-31, 2016, at the Húrra and Gaukur á Stöng venues in downtown Reykjavik. TICKETS Tickets on sale NOW https://www.tix.is/en/event/2954/innipukinn-2016/ 3-day festival ticket: 7.990 ISK Single night ticket: 3.990 ISK Full festival line up to be announced. Already confirmed acts are; Agent Fresco Aron Can Emmsjé Gauti GKR Hildur Hórmónar JFDR Karó Kött Grá Pjé Misþyrming Snorri Helgason Valdimar

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The European championship in Swamp soccer

July 29, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - August 1, 2016 @ 3:00 am

The European championship in Swamp soccer will take place in beautiful surroundings in Isafjordur, in the Westfjords of Iceland. As it sounds, it's soccer played in mud. A great outdoors festival! Swamp soccer Live Icelandic music (bands to be anounced) Bonfire And more Everyone can participate in the swamp soccer. To register send an e-mail to myrarbolti@myrarbolti.com

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Picnic Concerts @ Nordic House

July 31, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 15, 2016

Welcome to enjoy the summer in our beautiful greenhouse just outside the doorstep to the Nordic House! Every Sunday during summer, various Icelandic artists entertain at 15:00. Admission is free and everybody is warmly welcome as long as it is room. It is possible to buy coffee, cake, drinks and food from Aalto Bistro to take out or to enjoy inside before or after the concert. Musicians performing 26th june: Ingunn Huld 3rd july: Funi 10th july: Ellen Kristjáns 17th july: Myrra…

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – Douglas Cleveland plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

July 31, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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Yoga classes in english

August 1, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Reykjavík Yoga is a new project that offers travelling yogis and other practitioners high-quality yoga classes in english. Off-schedule private group classes can also be arranged. The classes are weekly, every Monday and Wednesday at 5.30-7.00pm, in Skúlagata 30, 2nd floor.

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Gay Pride

August 2, 2016 - August 7, 2016

Our parade gets bigger and more fabulous every year but we still want every group to convey some message that addresses the realities of LGBTQ people. There are an infinite number of possible messages so participants’ creativity is key.

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Ólafur Elíasson plays J.S Bach @ Reykjavík Cathedral

August 2, 2016 @ 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 16, 2016

The 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach are regarded as the most influential works which ultimately revolutionised western classical music. Icelandic pianist Ólafur Elíasson plays 6 selected preludes and fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier every Tuesday night. FREE ENTRY

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – Schola cantorum choral concert

August 3, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 31, 2016

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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Gospel for Tourists in Iceland

August 3, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 31, 2016

Gospel celebration in English. Great singers fill your heart and your spirit with hope. Tickets will be available at www.midi.is

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Jazz @ Slippbarinn every Wednesday

August 3, 2016 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 31, 2016

The Don Lockwood band performs at Slippbarinn on Wednesday evenings at 9pm. While they jazz up the crowd our bartenders mix their famous cocktails with 30% discount! Happy Hour every day at Slippbarinn between 15:00 - 18:00.

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Arctic Concerts

August 4, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 25, 2016

Arctic Concerts- Every Thursday nights at 20.30 throughout the summer season Tickets: https://tix.is/is/nordichouse Arctic Concerts is a series with outstanding Icelandic and Nordic musicians, performing diverse musically interesting programs at the Nordic House.  The different programs vary in stile; classical, jazz, folk and popular music performed by superb local musicians and Nordic guests, mainly with music from Iceland and it’s neighboring countries. Dinner and a concert The exceptional Aalto Bistro (the Nordic House restaurant) is open for dinner before the concerts, offering…

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Standup Comedy in English: Icetralia

August 4, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 28, 2016

ICETRALIA is an international comedy event featuring two different comedians from two different islands. Duffy and Dagsson bring you everything you want in a comedy show; observations, obscenities and musical numbers. Performed in glorious english language. Jono Duffy is an Australian born comedian and cabaret performer who recently moved to Iceland to avoid poisonous spiders and ex husbands. His comedy is like himself; gay, australian and a bit desperate. Hugleikur Dagsson is a relatively talented icelandic cartoonist who turned to…

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Organist Friðrik Vignir Stefánsson – The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja

August 4, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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Dark Deeds in Reykjavík – Literary Walking Tour

August 4, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 25, 2016

Come take part in our guided literary walking tours, every Thursday in June, July and August at 3pm! The walk is centered on dark deeds of various kinds in Icelandic fiction, happening in or around Reykjavík, and give a taste of Icelandic crime fiction, ghost stories and history. The walking tours are led by library staff. The walks start at the library in Grófin, Tryggvagata 15. The walk is at an easy pace and takes around 90 minutes. There is…

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Arctic Concerts @ Nordic House

August 4, 2016 @ 8:30 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 31, 2016

Every Thursday nights at 20.30  throughout the summer season Admission fee to  Arctic Concerts is ISK 2.500. Arctic Concerts is a series with outstanding Icelandic and Nordic musicians, performing diverse musically interesting programs for travelers, as well as locals, at the Nordic House. The concert series is ideal for travelers interested in music from Iceland and the North Atlantic region. The different programs vary in stile;  classical,  jazz, folk and popular music performed by superb local musicians and Nordic guests,…

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Guided tour in English

August 5, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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Weekly on the same day until August 19, 2016

Guided tour in English through the exhibition Jóhannes S. Kjarval: Mind and World now on view at Kjarvalsstaðir. The extensive exhibition of the work of Jóhannes S. Kjarval is comprised of two parts: The principal content are be rarely-seen works from the unique private collection of Þorvaldur Guðmundsson (1911-98) and his wife Ingibjörg Guðmundsdóttir (1908-2004), which are preserved at Gerðarsafn and are shown alongside pieces from the Reykjavík Art Museum’s own collection. The exhibition offers an excellent opportunity to see…

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Muse in Iceland

August 6, 2016 @ 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

British rock band Muse will be in concert in Iceland in Laugardalshöll on August 6th. This is the second time that Muse perform in Reykjavik, the first time being in 2004 following the release of their record Absolution, the bands third album.

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – Mattias Wager plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

August 6, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

  The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss…

Muse Concert

August 6, 2016 @ 8:30 pm

Part of the Drones World Arena Tour.  

Bike ride on Viðey island

August 7, 2016 @ 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

On Sunday August 10 there will be a guided bike ride on Viðey island. This fun trip is easy for beginners so everyone who loves to bike in a beautiful surrounding should bring their bikes and join us. The guys on the ferry will help you with the bikes on board. The ferry sails from Skarfabakka harbour at 13.15 but the walk starts at 13.30 and takes about one and a half hour. It‘s a good idea for those who…

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Summer Opera Gala

August 7, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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and Once on August 14, 2016

Arias, duets and trios In this concert, we will focus on the history of opera in Iceland. Four singers and a pianist will perform a variety of scenes from both Icelandic and international operas. For more information: www.pearls.is

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – Mattias Wager plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

August 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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Improv Iceland at Húrra

August 9, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
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and Once on June 28, 2016,
and Once on July 12, 2016,
and Once on July 26, 2016,
and Once on August 9, 2016,
and Once on August 23, 2016

LIVE IMPROV IN ENGLISH! Following a sold out run at the National Theatre this spring, Improv Ísland - Improv Iceland brings its highly successful improvised show to Húrra. Now in English! Everything is made up on the spot and anything can happen! Join the fun, have a drink and laugh with us! Dates: May 10 May 24 June 14 June 28 July 12 July 26 August 9 August 23

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Reykjavík Jazz Festival

August 10, 2016 @ 8:00 am - August 14, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

The Reykjavík Jazz Festival is organized by the FIH Jazz Department, assisted by FIH cultural fund, The City of Reykjavik and the State Fund for Music. It could be argued that the Reykjavik Jazz Festival is re-establishing contact with the Nordic countries as well as France, Germany, Austria and the USA. The Reykjavik Jazz Festival is grateful for the generous involvement of the Nordic House and the cultural attaches of these states to help make this a truly international affair.

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Snarky Puppy

August 10, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The once Texan, now New York-based quasi-collective Snarky Puppy has gone from the best-kept secret to one of the most respected names in instrumental music. Although still "underground" in many respects, the band earned its first Grammy Award in early 2014 (for Best R&B Performance) and has earned high praise from critical stalwarts like the BBC, Village Voice, Guardian, and Boston Herald, as well as the world’s most respected musicians, from Pat Metheny to Prince. They topped the ITUNES Jazz…

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Hörður Áskelsson organ and Sigríður Ósk Kristjánsdóttir mexxosoprano – The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja

August 11, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – Christoph Schoener plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

August 13, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – Christoph Schoner plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

August 14, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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Organist Kári Allansson – The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja

August 18, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

  The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss…

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2016 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon

August 20, 2016

The 33rd Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will take place on Saturday August 20th 2016. Participants can choose between six distances: Marathon (42,2 km) Half marathon (21,1 km) Relay race (2-4 runners in a team) 10 km race 3 km fun run Kids Run (for children 9 years and younger)

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – James McVinnie plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

August 20, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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The International Organ Summer in Hallgrímskirkja – James McVinnie plays the magnificent Klaisorgan

August 21, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

The popular Summer Concerts in Hallgrímskirkja Church will be held for the 24th time this summer with four concerts every week from June 18 to August 21.  The excellent chamber choir Schola cantorum gives a concert once a week. At the International Organ Summer series first class concert organists from all over the world perform three times a week, including artists from the U. S. A., Sweden, the Netherlands, the U.K., France, Germany and of course Iceland. Don´t miss a…

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Melodica Festival Reykjavík 2016

August 26, 2016 - August 27, 2016

Melodica is an international network of small independent festivals aimed at building community between artists. The festival has been bringing songwriters together since 2007, when it started in Australia, and has since spread all around the world with festivals currently taking place in Germany, France, the United States, Denmark, England, Norway, Austria and of course Iceland! Our line-up features over 20 talented and independent songwrtiers from Germany, France, Austria, Australia, England and of course Iceland. Entry will be by donation.

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Melodica Festival Reykjavík 2016

August 26, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - August 28, 2016 @ 11:00 pm

Melodica is an international network of small independent festivals aimed at building community between artists. The festival has been bringing songwriters together since 2007, when it started in Australia, and has since spread all around the world with festivals currently taking place in Germany, France, the United States, Denmark, England, Norway, Austria and of course Iceland! We're delighted to announce our next festival will take place over the weekend 26 - 28 August at the venues Kex Hostel (Friday, Saturday)…

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Melodica Festival Reykjavík 2016

August 28, 2016

Melodica is an international network of small independent festivals aimed at building community between artists. The festival has been bringing songwriters together since 2007, when it started in Australia, and has since spread all around the world with festivals currently taking place in Germany, France, the United States, Denmark, England, Norway, Austria and of course Iceland! Our line-up features over 20 talented and independent songwrtiers from Germany, France, Austria, Australia, England and of course Iceland. Entry will be by donation.

Justin Bieber Concert

September 8, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - September 9, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

The Canadian singer and songwriter Justin Bieber will perform twice in Iceland on his Purpose World Tour 2016. The two concerts will be held on the 8th and 9.September 2016 in Kórinn in Kópavogur.  

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Reykjavik International Film Festival 2016

September 29, 2016 - October 9, 2016

Reykjavik International Film Festival 2016 will be held in September 2016 in Reykjavik, Iceland. The film festival was first held in September in 2004, organized by a group of enthusiasts and professionals and lead by festival director Hrönn Marínósdóttir. The goal was to show progressive new films of high quality and to foster innovation in film making and creating a place to network and socialize for film makers from all over the world. Reykjavik International Film Festival, or RIFF as…

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Nordic Music Days 2016

September 29, 2016 @ 10:00 am - October 1, 2016 @ 11:00 pm

Nordic Music Days (NMD) is a three day festival of contemporary music which takes place in the award winning cultural and social centre Harpa in downtown Reykjavík. The festival was founded in 1888 and is one of the oldest music festivals in the world. It is hosted annually in turn by the members of the Council of Nordic Composers; Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Sweden and Finland. Pioneering contemporary music by Nordic composers will be performed by leading ensembles and soloists from…

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Icecon 2016

October 28, 2016 - October 30, 2016

Icecon 2016 is a science fiction and fantasy fan convention that will be held in the heart of Reykjavík, Iceland, this fall. On the 28th to the 30th of October, Iðnó theatre (idno.is) will be filled with the fantastic. There will be panels, readings, a Halloween masquerade and other events. Information on registration, membership fee, guests of honour, program and accommodation coming soon. All information will be posted on this event-page and a forthcoming homepage. Any interested parties can also…

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Iceland Airwaves

November 2, 2016 - November 6, 2016

Not only does it feel like an autumnal harvest festival that showcases all the best music the vibrant Icelandic music scene has to offer, but every year the line-up features some of the most exciting artists from all around the world. Iceland Airwaves is a huge festival with venues ranging from intimate to football stadiums, and more than 200 artists playing over the course of five days, and offers a unique chance to experience a year’s worth of concerts in…

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Pearls of Icelandic Song – New Year’s Concerts

December 27, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
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Daily until January 5, 2017

On our New Year's program, we will sing Icelandic songs and folk music of elves, trolls and outlaws. We will tell the stories behind the songs and we will introduce to you some the traditions of Icelandic Christmas and New Year’s. The Program is sung in Icelandic and moderated in English. For more information: www.pearls.is

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