July guests

July guests

For july we have 9 new guests and some of them our first in the new houses. The first weekend we had a great pot luck dinner where we also had some other guests with us. Then our guests went to work and so did we, there is still a lot of little things to do. Despite...
Eventful june

Eventful june

June is the month when the sun gets the highest and stays around the longest. On june 14th we opened an exhibition called laNDSLag / laNDSCape with artworks by 22 artists. In respect of Þórarinn B. Þorláksson the landscape painter who so much loved to work here early...
Rutgers students

Rutgers students

The Rutgers University in New Jersey USA collaborated with Gullkistan on an eventful course on Nature as Metaphore. There were 17 students and 2 professors, they stayed in Laugarvatn for 8 days and for 2 days in Reykjavík. The group had lectures on Iceland and...
Eventful May

Eventful May

May was incredibly eventful! Wonderful guests worked hard on their art and we worked hard on our new house. Later we will post news about visitors we had in the end of the month. Click Read more below for more...