Yule Lad Performance at Art Museum

jolasveinagjorningur_2006The artists Ragnar Kjartansson and Ásmundur Ásmundsson will stage their annual Yule Lad performance at Nýlistasafnid, the modern art museum, on Skúlagata 28 in Reykjavík today at 5:30 pm. They have staged a similar performance in local art museums for the past nine years.

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Workers Guide Bus on Foot in East Iceland Blizzard

smelter-reydarfj02_psTwo men had to guide the driver of a bus through a whiteout by walking in front of the vehicle which was taking employees of the Alcoa-Fjardarál aluminum smelter in Reydarfjördur, east Iceland, to work from the neighboring towns Neskaupstadur and Eskifjördur due to a raging blizzard.

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