Monthly Archives: January 2011

RAVE VIDEO

The course and the dialogue culminated in the final presentation by Andri’s group with a Rave in a disused power station, TOPPSTÖÐIN,  that creative people are taking over. Mostly designers have moved in with their computers and sketch books, but … Continue reading

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RAVE IN A POWER STATION

Preparations taking place On the final day of the course there were many presentations of the process by the different groups. It will take time to record all these activities. The last presentation was a rave organized by Andri Snær’s … Continue reading

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ACTION IN THE FISH FACTORY

There is lots of action in the fish factory. We start every morning in plenum and then the groups go their separate ways to discuss and . . . . well we will she what they come up with. Here … Continue reading

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GROUP PRESENTATION IN TOWN

The first group had their presentation in a student gallery in town Thursday evening. The group that worked with FRAFL. They had made a map of Iceland out of broken mirrors, produced a video and music and projected on the … Continue reading

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FINAL DAY-PRESENTATIONS

Preparation for a performance in the hoist location of the fish factory. Friday 28th of Februay this course ends. All the groups have decided to make a presentation in some form or an other. Even though the main aim of … Continue reading

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HALLGERÐUR HALLGRÍMSDÓTTIR AND CREATIVITY

Hallgerður gave a presentation on the last full working day of the course. Now, the students are in full preparation for tomorrow, when they will disseminate to all of us and to outside guests what they have come up with. … Continue reading

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Óskilgreint sjálf?

FRAFL hópur nemenda úr áfanganum “Samtal” við Listaháskóla Íslands opna nýtt verk: ÓSKILGREINT SJÁLF? Opnunin fer fram fyrir utan Kaffistofu Nemendagallerís skólans, að Hverfisgötu 44, fimmtudaginn 27. janúar kl. 21.00 og eru allir velkomnir að vera viðstaddir opnunina. Áfanginn “Samtal” … Continue reading

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ARCHITECTURE, TOTAL ALLERGIC REACTION

Hrólfur and his statement Hrólfur represents the architectural profession among the mentors in the course (apart from Halldór who is also an architect but calls himself a social architect rather than object architect). Hrólfur gave a presentation on Wednesday morning. … Continue reading

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GUÐNI FRANZSON, MUSIC AND OBLIGATIONS

Animated presentation Guðni Franzson is best known in Iceland as a clarinet player. He gave an intensive talk about obligations or demands on people and how those can destroy the creative ambition people might have. He maintained that job demand … Continue reading

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BERGLIND JÓNA PRESENTATION

Berglind Jóna Hlynsdóttir is a visual artist, educated in Iceland and Sweden and she has been located partly in Brazil. Her work has been about public spaces and actions, historical connotations and use of the spaces. She did a longterm … Continue reading

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