Twin City: February 7-15, 2014

Skaftfell recommends Twin City a public art show that opens this Friday. The show combines temporarily two locations, Seydisfjördur and Melbu in Norway that are separated by 1500 km sea.

The project is initiated by former Skaftfell artists-in-residence , Lauvland Asle Pettersen and Ditte hug Tönnesen, along with Petur Kristjánsson.


Twin City opens Friday, Feb 7, at 17:00 on the corner of Hotel Aldan.


Special events

09.02.14 Guided Historical Walk
Guided tour and introduction to Historical Walk Path.
Meeting point: Melbu: The town square.
Seydisfjordur: Technical Museum for East Iceland.
14:00. Duration 60 mins. Free of charge.

13.02.14 Movie Screening & Artist talk
The two short movies Seyðisfjörður 75 ára and Miraklet Melbu will be on show (one in each town) followed up by an introduction to the art project. Drinks will be served.
Location: Melbu: The cinema at Samfunnshuset.
Seydisfjordur: The cinema at Herðubreið.
20:00 pm. Duration 45 mins. Free of charge.