The trans-Atlantic jazz trio Richard Anderson, Phil Markowitz and Anders Mogensen will perform a concert at the Nordic House on Saturday 7th of December at 20:30. Tickets 2500 ISK / 1500 ISK for students.
Canadian musician Kiva Simova returns to Nordic House with her unusual brand of jazzy pop/ experimental/ alt singer songwriter genres blended with her specialty of overtone singing (2 pitches from one voice). The concert will be on Thursday the 28th of November at 21:00. Tickets 1000 ISK. Tickets are sold at the door.Read more
This lecture will explore trends in international military intervention in light of the Syria conflict and NATO's impending withdrawal from Afghanistan. It will suggest that the experiences of Western states, especially the US, in Iraq and Afghanistan will make them more reluctant to engage in large-scale military interventions in future.Read more
Finish artist Mari Mathlin, based in Iceland, opens her first exhibition at the Nordic House the 28th of November. The exhibition is up until 15th of January 2014.
Onsdag 30. oktober ble Nordisk råds fem priser delt ut i Den norske opera og ballett i Oslo. Rådets nye barne- og ungdomslitteraturpris gikk til finske Seita Vuorela og Jani Ikonen (illustrasjoner) for ungdomsromanen Karikko (på svensk Blindskär).Read more
Admission fee is 2000 ISK, 1000 ISK for senior citizens and the disabled, free for young people and students up to 21 years of age. Tickets are available at the entrance. The concert series is a collaboration between the Icelandic Soloist Society and the Nordic House.Read more
Knud Bartels will hold an open lecture at the Nordic House on Thursday September 19 from 10:00-11:00. Everybody welcome.
Marc Lanteigne will hold an open lecture on Wednesday September 18 at 12:00-13:00 at the Nordic House. Everybody welcome.
Armann Helgason and Peter Mate will give a classical chamber music recital at the Nordic House on Tuesday, 24 September, at 8 pm. Admission fee is 2000 ISK, 1000 ISK for senior citizens and the disabled, free for young people and students up to 21 years of age.
Children's exhibition about cultural identity in the Nordic Countries. Participating countries are Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Finland. The exhibition stands from 20th September until 27th September in the children's library of the Nordic House.
On August 22nd from 18-19 guitarist Gulli Björnsson will have a short recital in the Nordic House. Gulli will perform works by A.Ginastera, M. Castelnuovo-Tedesco and Olli Mustonen on this recital which is free of charge.Read more
The Icelandic Chamber Music Festival examines the fusion between classical and contemporary music and art and encourages conversation between musicians, performers and composers. Click here to view the schedule.Read more
The art collaboration group Jylland from Denmark asked the Icelandinc artist Tumi Magnússon to arrange an exhibiton in Tistrup, Denmark and in Reykjavík, Iceland. He was asked to find six Icelandic contemporary artists to participate in the exhibition with the Danish art group. The exhibiton is called Rakete Rinnzekete and opens in Reykjavik the 20'th of July and is open in the exhibition showroom of the Nordic house until the 25'th of August.
The exhibition Gay Greenland is the outcome of the first datacollection on homosexuality in Greenland. It is 61 photo documentation by the photographer Jørgen Chemnitz. He started the project Gay Greenland in collaboration with the chief of NAPA in Greenland during Gay Pride in 2011 and 2012. The heterosexuals in Nuuk where also offered to get a pictures of themselves with a comment on their sexuality aside. Gay Greenland was held for the third time in Nuuk in the month of May 2013. The exhibition is in the lobby if the Nordic house from the 7'th of August until the 20'th of August.
First event on Workshop Series on Permaculture in Iceland. The workshop will be held in August 16-18 at the Nordic House and in gardens and greenhouses in the South and South-West of Iceland.
Nyheter från sekretariatet för Nordiska rådets barn- och ungdomslitteraturpris i Nordens hus i Reykjavik, våren 2013.Read more
Ole Böhn (violin) and Geir Henning Braaten (piano) will give a recital of romantic Nordic sonatas by Niels W. Gade, Emil Sjögren and Arvid Kleven on Tuesday June 11th at 8 pm. Admission fee is 2000 kr, 1000 kr for senior citizens and the disabled, free for young people and students upto 21 years of age.Read more
Domowe Melodie and Myrra Rós will perform at the Nordic House on July 18th at 8 pm. Aðgangseyrir 1000 ISK.
Volcano Circus Festival and Circus Village will take place in the heart of Reykjavík city July 4th – 14th 2013. Wide range of circus performances from Europe and beyond will be on the program as well as workshops, seminars, surprise happenings, concerts and more. The Circus Village consists of six traditional circus tents that all have been named after famous Icelandic Volcanos. The biggest tent is of course called Eyjafjallajökull. Other tents are Askja, Hekla, Katla and Grímsvötn.Read more
The Norwegian writer, artist and director Iram Haq presents her short film „Skylappjenta“ (Little Miss Eyeflap) in the Nordic House on Wednesday, 24 April at 4 pm. The movie has English subtitles. After the film the director will be talking with the audience. No entrance fee, everybody welcome.Read more
The last concert in the 15.15 concert series at the Nordic house in Reykjavik will take place on Sunday 21st April at 15.15 pm. The chamber group Camerarctica will be performing three very colorful works. Tickets are sold by the door. Ticket price is 2000, but 1000 for elderly, disable and students.Read more
On Thursday 25th of April Christopher Vasey and Christof Leuze will discuss the meaning of life. The talk will be in English and it starts at 20:00 at the Nordic House. Everybody welcome, entrance fee 500 kr.
Christopher Vasey, naturopath and author, talks about the secret of birth at the Nordic House on Tuesday 23rd of April at 20:00. The lecture will be in English. Everybody is welcome, entrance fee 500 ISK.
The documentary "Vanishing Point" followed by an audience discussion with the visiting film directors on Wednesday, April 3rd at the Nordic House in Reykjavík. The screening starts at 8 pm. To ensure a place please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org at your earliest convenience as seating is limited.
The Nordic House will host an open lecture with Guillame Xavier-Bender on April 5 at 12 pm. The lecture is arranged by the Institute of International Affairs together with the French Embassy. The lecture will be held in English. No entrance fee, everybody welcome.Read more
The Nordic House will host an open lecture with Vivien Pertusot on April 3 at 12 pm. The lecture is arranged by the Institute of International Affairs together with the French Embassy. The lecture will be held in English. No entrance fee, everybody welcome.