Ed’s performance in Iceland will be on Saturday, August 10 at Laugardalsvöllur.
"I hope to be able to offer young filmmakers and video artists a space where they can be free from everything else that is going on in their lives and that they have no control over. Space where they can express themselves among similarly minded people and help Iceland’s fantastic film scene...
The movie centers around a "committed undercover eco-terrorist trying to save Iceland’s natural landscapes from industrialist destruction" whose plans are complicated "...when a long-desired child becomes available for adoption."
Minister of Education Lilja Alfreðsdóttir says she expects that the price of books in Iceland will decrease as publishers receive more grant funding from the government.
The Icelandic Broadcast Service announced that Iceland will take part in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest.
Ascension MMXIX, as the would-be festival has been dubbed, would invite 10 – 12 international acts to perform alongside a number of Icelandic bands over the course of three days next summer.
Heyr himna smiður was the clear winner in a recent poll asking Icelanders to choose their favourite Icelandic composition.
Icelandic composer Hildur Guðnadóttir will be writing the music for The Joker, set to release in October 2019.
A life-size, 400-pound statue by Icelandic artist Steinunn Þórarinsdóttir was reported stolen from the U.S. city of Baton Rouge, Louisiana this week, but happily, was recovered from a nearby parking lot a day later.
Pride Week celebrations were kicked off today at noon with the painting of a rainbow on Skólavörðustígur street.
Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir and her husband Gunnar Sigvaldason will be the guests of honor at two Icelandic heritage celebrations held in Gimli, Manitoba (Canada) and Mountain, North Dakota (US) this weekend.
Icelandic firm Landslag’s staircase up Saxhóll crater has been nominated for an international landscape architecture award.
“I was sitting in front of a vegetable stand in Borgarfjörður once and it occurred to me—to sell fish in the same way.”
Two of Iceland’s most important medieval manuscripts were brought to the country from Denmark earlier this week and will be on display as part of an exhibition at the National Gallery of Iceland celebrating 100 years of Icelandic sovereignty.
Icelandic film editor Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir has been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
The Secret Solstice music festival is making big changes in its fifth iteration this year, not only by selling fewer tickets, but also by signing a revised agreement with the City of Reykjavík regarding this year’s festival clean-up.
Reykjavík GPS allows listeners to create their own site-specific composition while walking around downtown Reykjavík.
Today, June 17th, is Iceland’s National Day, which celebrates the country gaining full independence from Denmark in 1944.