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Icelandic Culture: Contemporary Art Activism (Listen)

We’ve had a great time covering Iceland Airwaves and discovering and reporting on Icelandic culture. Here’s an Icelandic cultural interview culled from our time there. Be sure to stay tuned for our final radio documentary, which will air on WCRX-FM 88.1. Visit our Iceland Airwaves blog to read/hear more from our time in Iceland.

Iceland is known for its thriving and growing art scene. Lately the country’s contemporary art scene, has been communicating social issues, more efficiently than verbal communication.

Eirún Sigurðardóttir, one of three artists who make up The Icelandic Love Corporation, says that art is a way to express ideas and start conversations on a variety of political issues and social topics.

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