Well-renowned Faroese artist Edward Fuglø will
hold a special art exhibition during Total Solar Eclipse week at Tórshavn’s
main shopping centre, SMS. The exhibition, called SunMoonShadow (SMS), will
feature birds, planets, moons and suns, in honour of this special historic
In addition, SMS have organised various events throughout the week, such as drawing competitions, handing out free safety glasses and SunMoonShadow posters, concerts and lectures.
Read more about the events here.
11:00am Drawing competition for children, called “Draw solar eclipse in the Faroe Islands”, begins.
4:00pm Start of SunMoonShadow exhitibion and handing out of free safety glasses and SunMoonShadow posters
5:00pm Learn how to photograph the solar eclipse – bring your camera along to Expert/Punkt1.
5:00pm Lecture with Dr. Kate Russo, eclipse chaser and author of books on solar eclipses. Held in Rit og Rák store.
4:00pm Storytelling with Rógvi (“Sólin slóknar” – “The sun turns off”). Intended for children up to the age of 13.
4:00pm Lecture with Hanus Kamban, Faroese writer. Held in Rit og Rák store. 4:00pm Concert with Greta Svabo Bech.
2:00pm & 4:00pm Meinhard Jensen, DJ, will play “moon music”.
3:00pm Winner of the drawing competition is found. The winner receives a basket with goods from different SMS stores. Value of 1.500 kr.