List í Ljósi / Art in the light

The Festival Art in the Light is an annual festival taking place each February that celebrates the return of the sun after a long winter by transforming Seyðisfjörður town and landscape into a brightly lit hub of activity. Commissioned, illuminated artworks from artists all over the world are installed throughout Seyðisfjörður as well as a family-friendly program of indoor events, performances and films.

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Herðubreið
– Community and Culture House

YES
All year

The Herðubreið Community and Culture House hosts various performances,…

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Skálar

YES
All year

Skálar is a Centre for Sound Art and Experimental…

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Heima
Collective

YES
All year

HEIMA is a multidisciplinary collective for emerging and established artists…

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Tvísöngur
Soundsculpture

YES
All year

Tvisongur is a site-specific sound sculpture by German artist Lukas…

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LungA
school

YES
Winter

Briefly put, the LungA School is an independent, artist-led…

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The
Technical Museum of East Iceland

YES
Temporarily closed

On the 18th of December 2020, a landslide struck…

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The
Blacksmith Festival

YES
Summer

The Blacksmith Festival takes place annually in late July at the Technical…

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Autumn
Festival

YES
Winter

The Autumn Festival is a local market-, harvest and family…

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Pride
parade in Seyðisfjörður

YES
Summer

Why Pride Parade also in Seyðisfjörður? It all started…

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LungA
Art Festival

YES
Summer

LungA Art Festival is a yearly event held in…

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Ströndin
Studio

YES
By request Summer

Ströndin Studio is an educational and experimental center for…

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Skaftfell
Center for Visual Art

YES
All year

An independent, non-profit organization, Skaftfell serves as the principal…

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Fjarðarsel
Power Plant Museum

YES
By request Summer

A turning point in the history of Icelandic electrification.…

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