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Zeiterion announces slate of virtual events and classes in April

The Herald News 02 Apr 2021
... of contemporary creative voices exploring the medium of choreography for the camera! Join co-founders Ali Kenner Brodsky and Andy Russ to watch a diverse collection of thought-provoking international films by artists from Canada, Estonia, Iceland, Israel, and the United States.
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‘I teared up’: Inside the small Icelandic town campaigning for an Oscar

The Irish Times 29 Mar 2021
Among the 2,300 people living in this harbor town perched on Iceland’s northern coast, Orlygsson may be the highest-profile fan of Fire Saga ... The pair – who are “probably not” brother and sister – are selected by default to represent Iceland in the Eurovision Song Contest after a ship carrying more prominent Icelandic singers explodes.
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Husavik: The small Icelandic town chasing Oscar success via a Eurovision film

The Irish Times 29 Mar 2021
Among the 2,300 people living in this harbour town perched on Iceland’s northern coast, Orlygsson may be the highest-profile fan of Fire Saga ... The pair – who are “probably not” brother and sister – are selected by default to represent Iceland in the Eurovision Song Contest after a ship carrying more prominent Icelandic singers explodes.
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Toys, robots, icy art: 7 top things to do on Cape Cod March 26-April 1

Cape Cod Times 24 Mar 2021
Discussing the “cultural hero” will be Amber Broderick, symphony teaching artist and Falmouth campus manager/registrar who is also a music historian ... Dreams of the Farthest Reaches,” featuring watercolor paintings by an artist who’s been inspired by ice in New England but also much farther afield.
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Russia’s 2021 Eurovision entry to be investigated for “illegal statements”

NME 19 Mar 2021
Russia’s entry for the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest is set to be examined for “potential illegal statements” in its lyrics ... In the chorus of the song, which praises strength in Russian woman, Manizha sings ... Elsewhere at Eurovision 2020, Icelandic artist Daði Freyr this week shared new Eurovision entry ’10 Years’ ... .
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Nancy Campbell’s playlist: 10 songs from my travels

The Observer 18 Mar 2021
Artists residence Upernavik, Greenland Photograph ... These days you’ll find almost as many artists and musicians as fishers on the north coast of Iceland ... A few years ago I was commissioned to interview the artist Lynne Avadenka, and we arranged to talk on the five-hour drive from her home in Detroit to Chicago, where we both had meetings lined up ... .
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Film Producer Shares Personal Pandemic Story: From Surviving Cancer to Opening an Art Gallery

The Hollywood Reporter 16 Mar 2021
Opened March 18 and called Diller Daniels, the space is dedicated to the work of Icelandic artists as a tribute to her home country ... To work with Icelandic artists became such a no-brainer because it allowed me to connect with my roots again ... Icelanders admire artists and those who ...
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Studio jams: we made a Spotify playlist of artists' top tunes, from Ragnar Kjartansson to ...

The Art Newspaper 12 Mar 2021
To reflect the artists’ wide-ranging tastes and references, we have compiled this playlist on Spotify ... Music is at the core of numerous works by the Icelandic artist, and at the heart of his desire to work with ensembles ... When asked about the music she listens to as she works, the South African artist says.
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‘Across the Divide’: Art faculty of MSU and UM featured at the Holter

Independent Record 04 Mar 2021
Across the gallery, one sees -- “Ratljóst” -- a series of four moody photos of sparse Icelandic winterscapes as darkness descends, lending them an unsettling aura ... “Ratljóst is a uniquely Icelandic word that loosely translates, ‘only enough light to find one's way,’” writes Matthew Hamon in his artistic statement ... It unites the artists.
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Augmented reality art: Where your home becomes the gallery

BBC News 23 Feb 2021
Ever dreamed of hanging artworks by leading artists around your home? Well now you can for free, thanks to augmented reality or AR as it is known ... Danish-Icelandic artist Eliasson said ... Argentinian artist Tomas Saraceno is using augmented reality to encourage people to tackle their fears by letting a giant spider loose in their homes.
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A brush with… eight artists tell us about the books and poems that inspire their work

The Art Newspaper 11 Feb 2021
The artist Charles Gaines put it better than anyone ... Gaines is one of eight artists interviewed for the second series of A brush with…, where each was asked ... And the writers and poets are absorbed into the artists’ work in distinct ways ... The Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson picked two distinct classics with some shared themes.
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Tine Fischer to depart CPH:DOX to run Danish film school

Screen Daily 09 Feb 2021
Fischer will continue to spearhead the 18th edition of CPH.DOX, with its new dates of April 21-May 2 ... School tumult ... She is the owner of the Fischer Film production company and has produced by Mauro Andrizzi and Marcus Lindeen and the art-film web project with Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson; she was also executive producer on , ,  and ... .
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Unreal City, an AR art tour of London, is opened to the world—with some limitations

The Art Newspaper 03 Feb 2021
... artists from all over the world including Nina Chanel Abney, Olafur Eliasson, Cao Fei, Alicja Kwade, and others ... That experience, an augmented reality smartphone app that enables you to view the first augmented reality artwork by the Icelandic artist and curator, received 3 stars.
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The Independent Gamer: 'Nuts' Developer Explains Why Squirrels Fulfilled Design Need

The Hollywood Reporter 29 Jan 2021
The game hails from development team Joon, Pol, Muuutsch, Char & Torfi, who are Belgian game developer and designer Jonatan (Joon) Van Hove, French artist Pol Clarissou, German foley artist Almut Schwacke, Irish narrative writer Charlene Putney, and Icelandic based artist Torfi Ásgeirsson.
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