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New housing for The Living Art Museum

The Living Art Museum or Nýló is one of the oldest artist-run museum and a venue for contemporary visual art in Europe. It is committed to the presentation of work

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Olafur Eliasson´s Riverbed in Louisiana Museum, Denmark

It is safe to say that the central piece of Olafur Eliasson´s solo exhibition at the Louisiana museum in Denmark is the talk of the town.  The recently opened exhibition

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Sámi stories: Arctic people in New York

Blocks away from busy  5th Avenue in New York, known for it’s flagship stores and prestigious boutiques,  we find the Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America. Located on Park Avenue

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Stockholm: Art all around at the Artipelag

Summers in Stockholm are associated with the sea and the sun and preferably spending time in the Stockholm Archipelago, a vast area containing thousands of islands.  The Swedes love to

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Tove Jansson – a must-see exhibition

The globally famous Tove Jansson would have turned 100 years this year and she is celebrated in her home country Finland with a huge exhibition at the Finnish National Gallery,

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Get free tickets to the Art Nordic art fair in Copenhagen, 9-11 May 2014

There are many things going on in Copenhagen the weekend of 9-11 May this year. Eurovision will be held in Copenhagen and the Art Nordic fair is also on; art

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Interview: Artist Shoplifter at the Nordic Fashion Biennale

The Nordic Fashion Biennale recently opened at the Museum of Applied Arts in Frankfurt (Museum Angewandte Kunst) focusing on design from  Iceland, Greenland and the Faroe Islands.  The biennale centers

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Malene Birger creates new brand – Birger 1962.

Malene Birger leaving By Malene Birger came out as quite a shock to fashion audiences around the world. It seemed unthinkable that the founder and the creative power behind the

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Icelandic art in China

[col_half] [/col_half] [col_half_last] Icelandic artists have truly reached the international scene. Currently, there is an exhibition of the Anthony J. Hardy Collection in Hong Kong, China, running until November 24th

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Interesting Icelandic graduates: Part 1

Designer and illustrator Sigga Rún designed the book, Anatomy of letters, as her final project at the Icelandic Academy of the Arts. The book is a beautiful piece of art

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