We have pleasure to announce that there will be one more event in Akureyri that will take place at the end of the project Polish Posters under Northern Lights | Við skin norðurljósa – Pólsk veggspjöld. Come and explore the music and theatre posters at MAk – Akureyri Culture Society from 20th of October till 12th of November 2017.
The exhibition features posters related to famous musicians like Frédéric Chopin, David Bowie or Nina Simone; jazz, blues or classical music events, and the playwrights such as William Shakespeare, Henrik Ibsen, Mikhail Bulgakov, Anton Chekhov who appear alongside celebrated Polish authors, for example Witold Gombrowicz.
Akureyri Culture Society – ACS I Menningarfélag Akureyrar – MAk
Was established in 2014 by the agreement between the representatives of the Akureyri Theatre Company (Leikfélag Akureyrar), the North Iceland Symphonic Orchestra (Sinfóníuhljómsveit Norðurlands) and the Hof Culture Society. The aim is to create a strong scene for the three largest cultural institutions in North Iceland to cooperate, to further advance Akureyri´s cultural society and further strengthening the operations carried out by these parties (http://www.mak.is/).
Address: Strandgata 12, 600 Akureyri
Þuríður Helga Kristjánsdóttir who is coordinating the project in Akureyri is General Manager at MAK since March 2016. Before she worked at the Nordic House as an HR & Event Manager for large and small events and projects.