Listhus runs art residency program whole year round. Most of time is free form, but there are some special programs directly or indirectly link to the residency programs.
Skammdegi Festival is a newly developed winter program running in Dec & Jan. Selected artists will stay in the mid-winter at least two months. Application open in Feb to March every year.
North Wind Sound Art Festival residency program is prior program running in Sept and Oct 2016. It's a program for sound art artists who want to exchange idea with international & Icelandic artists. The residency program runs in Olafsfjordur and the festival will be in Akureyri.
Artists are also welcome to process their school project. We are well connected to the junior college and music school in Fjallabyggd and try our best to assist/support your progress even we have limited manpower and resources. School term is from Jan to April and Sept to Nov.
If you like to performance or join the other festival, please consider the festival list and its timeline on the right.
Collaboration & Community project
We started to collaborate with different parties in the community from 2013. After the two fruitful community projects, Northern Lights Stories (book publishing and exhibitions) and Fagur Fiskur í Sjó (Mural project). In 2014, we had Solar Parcel and Troll Art Festival. In 2017, we will have the Summer of Troll. It's adopted the concept of Troll Art Festival, but extend to all kinds of invisible sprits. The program is hosted by Jeanne Morrison (USA).
School projects and workshop
We are well connected with locals education institutions. It's possible to give a presentation, workshops or performance in schools. School term is from Jan. to May and September to November.
Timeline of festivals