PHOTO: Sun Voyager Sculpture in Reykjavik, Iceland

Sun Voyager Sculpture in Reykjavik, Iceland

Located on the seafront in Reykjavik, Iceland, The Sun Voyager sculpture by Jón Gunnar Árnason is an ode to the sun and undiscovered territory. It was created by the artist to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Reykjavik and unveiled on the city’s birthday in 1990. The aluminum ship seems to float on air as it … Read more

PHOTO: Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavik, Iceland

Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavik, Iceland

Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center in Reykjavik, Iceland was only half finished when the financial crisis hit in 2008. The crash brought all construction to a halt, threatening to make the facility a gigantic symbol of Iceland’s economic collapse. In early 2009, the Icelandic government and the City of Reykjavik made the courageous decision … Read more