A recent study set out to answer the question “What makes Icelanders innovative?”
Touch Me Not, a Romanian film starring Icelandic actor Tómas Lemarquis, won the Golden Bear for Best Film at the Berlinale International Film Festival this weekend.
Three top chefs from Barcelona are offering up signature dishes using Icelandic salt cod at Tapas Barinn’s Saltfiskhátið, or Salt Cod Festival.
Video and multimedia visual artist Sigurður Guðjónsson has been awarded the Icelandic Visual Arts Council’s first ever Icelandic Art Prize.
Sigurður Pálsson and Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir’s works have been nominated for the 2018 Nordic Council Literature Prize.
The midwinter festival of Þorrablót was celebrated in the capital of Thórshavn in The Faroe Islands.
Musicians, artists, directors, journalists, collaborators, and fans from both Iceland and abroad have flocked to social media to remember the life and legacy of composer and musician Jóhann Jóhannson.
Eight-year-old Rúnar Logi’s drawing of a blue monster was selected as one of the five international winners of IKEA’s Soft Toy Drawing Contest.
Thursday, February 8 marks the twentieth anniversary of Icelandic author, Nobel Prize winner, and national activist Halldór Kiljan Laxness’ death.
Icelandic landscape, along with Icelandic vikings, featured in the halftime ads at Superbowl LII for Turkish Airlines and Dodge Ram
The Friends of the Árni Magnússon Institute association projected their “Orð verða til,” (“We have a word for that”) installation during Reykjavík’s Winter Lights Festival.
Ísold Uggadóttir, writer and director of And Breathe Normally, won the critics’ award at the Göteborg Film Festival.
The Reykjavík City Theater sold almost 4,600 tickets to its forthcoming production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show on the first day of the production’s presale.
Around 50 young people attend weekly group meetings at Samtökin ’78, the National Queer Organization.
Students at the Iceland Academy of the Arts are refusing to pay tuition fees in protest against poor facilities and worsening service at the school.