Spring in Atlantica

The third issue of Atlantica 2008, Icelandair’s inflight magazine published by Heimur, has been released. As usual Atlantica is filled with exciting and informative stories about various destinations in the world.

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Icelandic Art Exhibition Opens in New York

The exhibition “From Another Shore: Recent Icelandic Art” opened in the Scandinavia House – The Nordic Center in America, located in New York, on Friday. The pieces of art on display include sculpture, installation, painting, photography, and videos.

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Conference on the Nordic Apocalypse

The National Museum of Iceland is hosting a conference today entitled “A Nordic Apocalypse – The Hólar Judgement Day and Völuspá” to coincide with its ongoing exhibition “On the Final Day: A Byzantine Judgement Day Image from Hólar.”

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Trucker Wins Case against Oil Company

Sigurdur Hreinsson, a trucker from Húsavík in northeast Iceland, won a case against oil company Ker, former owner of Esso (now N1), on Wednesday when the Supreme Court of Iceland ruled that the company’s price fixing had caused him financial damages.

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