Great conditions in the studios where the common course was held with over 115 students. Great athmo!
One of the groups are preparing a major concert for the final. Here are a few images of the composition work and setting up of the concert hall.
Karna spoke mostly about her project in the East of Iceland, centralized in Egilsstaðir.
In the region is a very strong innovation movement, starting off quite recently and slowly developing new activity. Much time still to go but all worth following.
Fiona Kribben, a fashion designer and teacher told about her experience in developing fashion to character in the computer game and also showed many of her works. Both very stimulating presentations and soon we will see the results of the work of the student groups!
The project had lots of snow as raw material for creation of events, locations and sculptures. Here is a link to the snow photo album.
Ólafur Axelsson has operated as an architect and music composer for a long time by now. He spoke about his experience in selecting between the two fields and how they actually are of the same family in many ways. Expressing how all creative work is of the same family.
Monday we got two more wonderings from teachers in the course. A dancer and a product designer.
Rúna Thors showing many examples of products and projects that she has been involved in and reflects about how and what comes out of it.
Steinunn Ketilsdóttir talks about her dance projects and how to represent certain characteristics and present day conditions.
Images: Ingibjörg Sigurjónsdóttir with her students discussing. See more images in the photo folders.
The project has been run for one week now and people are coming together with dialogue, finding common ways and what is worth talking about and approaching. The groups have moved around town, visited various activities locations, visited arts and design shows and basically come together. The second week is the one for more action ending with a dialogue presentation when we come to the close of this week. All looking very much forward to the conclusions that are going to be the beginnings of new things, ideas and methods.