Björk performed live on Jools Holland’s BBC show “Later…” last night.
With red and white vinyl booths, mint-green walls, and 50s music on the jukebox, Skálinn Diner aims to channel an iconic era in American history—as if it had been “clipped right out of Grease.”
The Tulipoppers, a cast of animated characters created by marketing pro Helga Árnadóttir and illustrator Signý Kolbeinsdóttir, made their Icelandic-language debut on RÚV last night.
A gruesome artifact from Icelandic sorcery, necropants produce an endless supply of money for the wearer.
“Viewers can expect a series like the previous one, but in many ways very different,” says director Baltasar Kormákur.
Eurovision viewers will have the chance to hear one Icelandic lyric during the song competition this week, although it won’t be in Iceland’s own song and nor will it be entirely grammatically correct.
Nonykingz has just released a “Coffee Lifestyle,” an ode to Iceland’s indefatigable love of the caffeinated beverage.
Owner Sigríður Guðlaugsdóttir has stored the remains of Sirkus in a shipping container in Hafnarfjörður for the last eight years, but now plans to reopen the venue in the next few months.
Icelandic students held a fashion show featuring gender neutral and gender fluid clothing last week.
The model is constructed from 65,000 blocks, took 700 hours to build, and is the largest Lego model of the Titanic in the world.
Icelandic author Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir’s novel Ör has been nominated for Italy’s most prestigious literary award.
A generous grant will go a long way in the restoration of a historic house in Djúpivogur, East Iceland.
A group of Icelandic drag performers will be travelling to the United States to participate in RuPaul’s Drag Con next month.
The Samúel Jónsson Art Museum in the Westfjords, a museum dedicated to the life and work of its namesake, is raising funds to build a visitor center.
University of Cambridge researchers have accurately dated the Eldgjá eruption and suggest it spurred the country’s conversion to Christianity.
Vinterbrødre, written and directed by Hlynur Pálmason, has been awarded Best Film of 2017 at Denmark’s Bodil Awards.