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.
For further information, go to visitlanganes.is.