The Reykjavík Arts Festival is held every year in May. It was held biennially from 1970 and annually from 2004. The Festival is one of Northern Europe's the oldest and most respected arts festivals. The purpose of the Festival is to promote Icelandic and international culture in all fields of art. The programmes offer a range of concerts, theatre performances, exhibitions, dance and opera. In combination with its focus on Icelandic culture, past and present, the Festival has hosted many outstanding international artists and performers.
29 September 2011
Lækjargata 3b, P.O. Box 88, 121 Reykjavik, Iceland
Hrefna Haraldsdóttir, artistic director
00 354 561 2444
00 354 562 2350