Harpa is a concert hall and conference centre in Reykjavík, Iceland. Designed by the Danish firm Henning Larsen Architects in co-operation with Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson. The structure consists of a steel framework clad with geometric shaped glass panels of different colours.
November 7, 2018
Harpa, the conference hall, stood half-finished for years during Iceland's financial crisis, as a symbol of our hubris. However, once finished it is a much beloved building, housing both the opera and the National Symphony Orchestra, as well as Iceland Airwaves music festival, international…
October 1, 2018
Harpa is one of Reykjavik‘s greatest and distinguished landmarks. It is a cultural and social centre in the heart of the city and features stunning views of the surrounding mountains and the North Atlantic Ocean. Various events are taking place all year round and anyone should be able to find…
September 7, 2018
One of the main landmarks of Reykjavík, Harpa, the music and conference hall. Go check out its unique architecture and explore its great view. Inside are two nice restaurants, Smurstöðin and Kolabrautin.
September 8, 2018
Harpa Music Hall. Tickets for events available on tix.is. Nice architecture, exterior designed by renowned Icelandic artist Ólafur Elíasson. Restaurants inside, Kolabrautin upstairs has an amazing view over the harbour and the mountains across the bay.
“Pétursbúð - in 2 minutes walking distance. A charming grocery store where you can buy almost whatever! Our neighborhood store with personal service, open to 23.30 - 7/7. We all love the owner, Björk.”