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Artisphere Week Opens in Northeast Iceland

Artisphere 2011, an art and culture week at Ytra-Lón near Thórshöfn on Langanes peninsula in northeast Iceland, opened yesterday and will run through June 12.


Langanes. Photo by Páll Stefánsson.

There will be a diverse program with open workshops every day, art performances, an exhibition of paintings and screening of short films, a press release states.

The artists George Hollanders and Sarka Mrnakova will guide a workshop where people can make furniture and decorative objects for the home from driftwood and other items from the beach, along with recycled material.

Everyone is welcome to visit Ytra-Lón and participate in the workshop and artisphere.

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