On Wednesday September 5, at 17.00 oclock, the sound sculpture Tvisongur will be opened for the public on a mountainside above the town of Seydisfjordur, East Iceland. The sculpture is the work of the German artist Lukas Kühne. Tvisongur is built of concrete and consists of five interconnected domes of different sizes. The heights of the domes are between 2 and 4 meters and they cover an area of about 30 square meters. Each dome has its own resonance that corresponds to a tone in the Icelandic musical tradition of five-tone harmony, and works as a natural amplifier to that […]

Read More

Available residency this September – apply now!

The Skaftfell residency program now has an available residency for September (2012) due to sudden cancellations. If you are interested please contact us enclosing a short artist statement and/or projectdescription, min 5 images of work in jpg. or pdf format and a cv by email to : [email protected]. About criteria see the application info on the webpage: https://skaftfell.is/en/residency-program/ Skaftfells residency program is aimed at visual art, however professional artists are eligiable to apply regardless of practice. Group and family applications are welcome. The residency is located at Norðurgata. The flat has two bedrooms, bathroom with shower, kitchen, a big living room area/studio […]

Read More