When islands put their heads together
It’s about two islands which have been on a similar trajectory coming together and going, ‘Okay, how can we creatively respond to what’s going on here?
MOVING CLOSER to Iceland may not seem like a particularly attractive option after the winter we’ve just had, but a new group aims to give us a playful push in that direction. It’s not, its founders hastily explain, a geographic movement. It’s a creative one. And its first big outing will bring Irish and Icelandic people together for the Northern Lights Observatory, a weekend of events, exchanges, innovation and exploration which its creators describe as “a cultural experiment in exceptional times”.