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The National Gallery of the Faroe Islands

When: 8. Apr. - 12. Jan. 2019

Where: Listasavn Føroya, Streymoy

The National Gallery of the Faroe Islands is open: 
From May 1st - August 31st:Monday - Sunday 11.00 - 17.00 
From September 1st - April 30th:Tuesday - Sunday 13.00 - 16.00Closed on Mondays

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Tempus Fugit - App about the Seal Woman

When: 2. Jun. - 31. Dec. 2018

Hear the story about the Seal Woman.
Download the app Tempus Fugit and choose "Kópakonan Revisited" which is an audioguide/walk.
It works here in Tórshavn.
The guide is in english.

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Guided bus tours

When: 29. Apr. - 22. Oct. 2018

Where: Kirkjubø, Garðahúsið, Gjógv, Saksun, Streymoy

We offer four different bus excursions with Danish and English speaking guides during the week.

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Einfalt 'list'

When: 16. Aug. - 31. Oct. 2018

Where: Handilsgøtan, Streymoy

Have you passed the largest exhibition of Faroese posters?The exhibition is in the only posters store on the islands - with beautiful and unique Faroese posters. All posters are designed and produced by the owner herself, Miriam Hinz. Several of the…

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Portraits of the Loved Ones - Listasavn Føroya

When: 18. Aug. - 30. Apr. 2019

Where: Listasavn Føroya, Streymoy

Hansina Iversen: Portraits of the Loved OnesSamtíðarlist í miðdepilListasavn Føroya
Samtíðarlist verður støðugt sett í miðdepil á Listasavni Føroya. Nakrar mánaðir í senn verður eitt nýtt úrval av samtíðarlist hjá Listasavninum víst í Vetrarstovuni ú…

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Exhibition: Bjarne Werner Sørensen

When: 14. Sep. - 13. Jan. 2019

Where: Listasavn Føroya, Streymoy

Exhibition by Bjarne Werner Sørensen in the National Museum from September 14th 2018 - January 13th 2019. 

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Intertwining and language course

When: 25. Sep. - 11. Dec. 2018

Where: Býarbókasavnið , Streymoy

Tuesday 25September Intertwining is arranged at the Municipal Library in Tórshavn.Intertwining is an arrangement with the purpose of giving native and newFaroese people the opportunity to meet, talk and spend a nice evening together.
Intertwining whi…

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Anker Eli Petersen in Gallerie Focus

When: 12. Oct. - 25. Oct. 2018

Where: Gallerie Focus, Streymoy

Exhibition by Anker Eli Petersen in Gallerie Focus from October 12th - October 25th. 
Opening hours: Tuesday - Friday from 3pm - 6pm. Saturday from 4pm - 6pm. 

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Jørundur Hundadagakongur

When: 13. Oct. - 21. Oct. 2018

Where: Sjónleikarhúsið, Streymoy

Leikurin er stórgaman og skemt, sangur og kæti. Leikevnið er tikið frá einari av teim sjáldsamastu hendingunum í søgu Íslands, eitt ævintýr í sjálvum sær. Høvundurin fer lætt um tað sannsøguliga, men letur tað lúta fyri teim krøvum sum skemtileikur s…

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Autumn festival: dance workshops

When: 15. Oct. - 20. Oct. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

DansiEksperimentið is hosting workshops in jazz, hiphop and more for kids aged 10-14 years.Program:
Monday 15 october at 13.00-14.15: Jazz - Jónu Kristin Thomsen
Tuesday 16 october at 13.00-14.15: Contemporary - Elin J…

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Shhh!

When: 20. Oct. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

A touching and gripping performance based on documentary materials about domestic violence.The Ratatam theatre group created Shhh! from interviews they filmed with the victims, perpatrators and realtives of domestic violence, as well as sourcing mate…

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Bjarki Hansen in Jomfrúbakkin

When: 20. Oct. 2018, Saturday

Where: Jomfrúbakkin, Streymoy

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Fýrklang

When: 23. Oct. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Hvonn, Streymoy

Live music in Hvonn on Tuesday, October 23 at 9 pm 
Performance by Fyrklang. 
Free entry

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Shoplifters (Kore-Eda Hirokazu Japan 2018 121 min)

When: 24. Oct. 2018, Wednesday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find on the street.

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Faroe Islands - A modern nation is born

When: 25. Oct. 2018, Thursday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Charlotte Langkilde tells the story of a dramatic time when the Faroe Islands emerged from the isolation of centuries and in a few years became a modern nation.
In Danish

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Nordic Council Literature Prize

When: 25. Oct. 2018, Thursday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bergur Djurhuus Hansen in conversation with three authors who were nominated for the Nordic Council Literature Prize : Caroline Albertine Minor(DK), Jóanes Nielsen(FO) og Carl Frode Tiller(NO).Caroline Albertine Minor’s third work of prose, Vels…

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Fólksins - fólkafundurin í Tórsgøtu

When: 26. Oct. - 27. Oct. 2018

Where: Reinsaríið , Streymoy

Fólksins - fólkafundurin í Tórsgøtu
26. og 27. okt. skipar Reinsaríið í Tórsgøtu fyri fólkafundi. Við hølunum og býaarrúminum, vit hava her – tað er Reinsaríið, Perlan, Ostahúsið og Perlutorgið – hava vit fullkomnu karmarnar til dagarnar, ha…

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A festival of Faroese folk ballads, lectures and dancing

When: 27. Oct. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Faroese dancing society Sláið Ring and the Nordic House host the event.

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Blue Note years

When: 27. Oct. 2018, Saturday

Where: Blábar, Streymoy

Jazz
Entry: 50 DKK

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The useful killer molecules of nature

When: 30. Oct. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Livestreamed lecture from Aarhus UniversityEffective medicine is one of the foundations of our modern society - in fact, it is difficult to imagine that there was once a world without, for example, antibiotics for the treatment of infections or chemo…

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Bluestone

When: 30. Oct. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Hvonn , Streymoy

Live music in Hvonn on Tuesday, October 30th at 9 pm
Performance by Bluestone
Free entry 

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Tribute Concert

When: 3. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Finsen, Streymoy

Regin Dahl, author and composer, tribute concert in Finsen on Nov.3 at 4pm. 
Performance by Tarira 
Entry: 100 DKK

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Ismo: Words apart

When: 3. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Standup with the Finnish comedian, that went viral on youtube.Ismo will challenge your perception of words - and the world they describe. His analytical eye finds things previously overlooked and makes them totally obvious. Neither words or the world…

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Sjómansrímur

When: 5. Nov. 2018, Monday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Celabration of composer and poet Regin Dahl's centenary with music, readings etc.

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Why do we age?

When: 6. Nov. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

Livestreamed lecture from Aarhus UniversityWe all age - it's a natural part of life. Wrinkles and grey hair are just some of the many signs of aging. Research has shown that there are several common mechanisms behind aging, but it is remark…

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Bluestone

When: 6. Nov. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Hvonn, Streymoy

Live music in Hvonn on Tuesday, November 6 at 9 pm 
Performance by Bluestone

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Becoming Ceecee

When: 8. Nov. 2018, Thursday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

The true story of a woman enduring a lifetime of abuse, harassment, mental disorders, failures, and self loathing, fighting for the right to be herself and trying to achieve the one thing the world didn’t seem to want her to have: happiness.For the f…

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Accordian evening in Reinsaríið

When: 10. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Reinsaríið, Streymoy

Accordian evening in Reinsaríið on Saturday, Nov.10 at 7pm 
Buy your ticket at www.torsgota.fo or at Visit Tórshavn

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HUN SOLO

When: 10. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

5 female soloists - 1 Faroese and 4 Danish - perform their own music in a concert characterized by diversity, quality, intimacy and power.Following an intense year with concerts in Pakistan and Denmark, HUN SOLO are about to embark on their next adve…

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Red Cow (Tsivia Barkai-Yacov, Ísrael, hebraiskur 2018 91 min)

When: 12. Nov. 2018, Monday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

Red Cow is a coming-of-age film that takes place in the days leading up to the assassination of Rabin and depicts the life of Benny, 16, orphaned from mother at birth and the only child of Joshua - a religious, right-wing extremist, in those critical…

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Volcanoes and communities throughout the ages

When: 13. Nov. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

Livestreamed lecture from Aarhus UniversityVolcanic eruptions are violent geological events, but have they also affected the human history? In this lecture you will hear three selected case studies of how exactly volcanoes have affected communit…

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Outdoors

When: 13. Nov. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Havnar Bio , Streymoy

Gili and Yaara decide to leave the city and have a fresh start, building a house in the countryside of the Galilee. But while their dream house is being built, the foundations of their relationship slowly collapse.

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When: 13. Nov. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Hvonn, Streymoy

Live music in Hvonn on Tuesday, November 13 at 9pm 
Performance by Yggdrasil 
Free entry 

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Foxtrot (Samuel Maoz Ísrael 2017 108 min)

When: 14. Nov. 2018, Wednesday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

A troubled family must face the facts when something goes terribly wrong at their son's desolate military post.

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Poul F. 120 years

When: 18. Nov. 2018, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

A concert with Hanus G. Johansen, Aldubáran, a Rockband and a lecture about the poet Poul F.Poul Frederik Joensen (best known as Poul F.) (18 November 1898 in Sumba – 27 June 1970 in Froðba) was a Faroese poet and writer.He i…

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Magnus & Torleik

When: 20. Nov. 2018, Tuesday

Where: Hvonn, Streymoy

Live music in Hvonn on Tueday, November 20 at 9 pm 
Performance by Magnus and Torleik 
Free entry 

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Bókadagar 2018

When: 23. Nov. - 25. Nov. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

Literature FestivalBókadagar, the Faroese Book Festival is a key event in the Nordic House. The Book Festival offers a programme for both adults and children with readings, debates, meet the author events and workshops. This year the Book Festival wi…

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Medicine, shells, salt.

When: 23. Nov. 2018, Friday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

A day about the author Jóanes Nielsen.

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Opening and the Bookstore Price

When: 24. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Director Gunn Hernes and author Rói PaturssonDirector Gunn Hernes and author Rói Patursson open Bókadagar 2018
19 people have sent manuscripts to the bookstore price, which the bookstore association stands for in collaboration with Sprotin.
The pri…

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Reading pleasure and reading habits

When: 24. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Lecture on language development and reading with Sissal R. Rasmussen and Lydia Didriksen.
In Faroese.

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Visit the Book Club

When: 24. Nov. - 25. Nov. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018The Book Club will arrange lots of fun for kids for the entire weekend.

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Rit & Rák visit Bókadagar

When: 24. Nov. - 25. Nov. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018The bookstore Rit & Rák visits Book Days with a lot of great deals and surprises throughout the weekend.

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The listening space

When: 24. Nov. - 25. Nov. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018A space made especially for listening to audiobooks.

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Video Video for kids

When: 24. Nov. - 25. Nov. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Cinema for kids: animation
We are screening 5 Norwegian films: Verdens mellomste fisk, Moulton og meg, Den danske dikteren, Maratondagboken og Tindra set fyr. 
Children are welcome to come and go as they please
the films are all…

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Vencil, Gunnar and Ginsberg

When: 24. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 201819th edition of Vencil is presented. Among others: Gunnar Hoydal, Hans Tórgarð and Bergur D. Hansen.
In Faroese

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The Faroese children's songbook

When: 24. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018114 Faroese songs for children, Minister of culture, Rigmor Dam, presents.

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Unreadable stories

When: 24. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Conversations with immigrants from Thailand and the Philippines about language and literature.
In Faroese, Thai and Filippino.  

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Faroese stories in German

When: 24. Nov. 2018, Saturday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Conversation between Verena Stössinger og Malan Marnersdóttir about the relation between Garman and Faroese literature.
In Scandinavian

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Lecture and panel discussion on audiobooks

When: 25. Nov. 2018, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018The country Library focuses on audiobooks. lecture by Elin Brimheim Heinesen followed by a panel discussion.
In Faroese.

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I remember

When: 25. Nov. 2018, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Jóan Pauli Joensen, professor, has talks with authors about various social events that have influenced their lives as authors.
in Faroese.

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Words and music

When: 25. Nov. 2018, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Bókadagar 2018Sprotin presents new books. Among others collected texts by Gunnar Hoydal.

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Den Yderste Ø

When: 25. Nov. 2018, Sunday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

Yggdrasil with Annika Johannesen perform "Den Yderste Ø" - a work written over poems by William Heinesen.The poems will be read in Danish. 

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Country Christmas by Magni Christiansen

When: 25. Nov. 2018, Sunday

Where: Reinsaríið, Streymoy

Christmas concert in Reinsaríið on Sunday November 25th at 8 pm 
Performance by Magni Christiansen 
Buy your ticket at www.torsgota.fo
Price: 100 DKK 

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Colette (Wash Westmoreland UK 2018 111 min)

When: 28. Nov. 2018, Wednesday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

Colette is pushed by her husband to write novels under his name. Upon their success, she fights to make her talents known, challenging gender norms.

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Holiday (Isabella Eklöf, Danmark, 2018 90 min)

When: 28. Nov. 2018, Wednesday

Where: Havnar Bio, Streymoy

A love triangle featuring the trophy girlfriend of a petty drug lord, caught up in a web of luxury and violence in a modern dark gangster tale set in the beautiful port city of Bodrum on the Turkish Riviera.

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Christmas and Family Concert 2018

When: 1. Dec. - 2. Dec. 2018

Where: Norðurlandahúsið , Streymoy

The annual Christmas concerts with Føroya Symphony Orchestra and children's choirSaturday 1st of December, at 15 and Sunday, at. 14 and at. 16
Conductor: Bernhardur Wilkinson
Soloist: Gwendolyn Philbrow

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Geytin 2019

When: 3. Dec. 2018, Monday

Where: Norðurlandahúsið, Streymoy

Norðurlandahúsiðskipar aftur  fyri Geytanum leygarkvøldið 23. februar 2019, tá nýggjastuføroysku stuttfilmarnir verða sýndir og tvær filmsvirðislønir, Geytin ogÁskoðaravirðislønin, verða handaðar. Geytin verður byrjanarskotið til einalíttla viku…

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Swangah in Luux on Saturday Dec.22

When: 22. Dec. 2018, Saturday

Where: Luux, Streymoy

The band Swangah in Luux on December 22nd.

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New Year's Eve

When: 31. Dec. 2018, Monday

Where: Hotel Føroyar , Streymoy

Spend New Year's Eve with views over Tórshavn and the fireworks. 
The evening starts at 7.30 PM with an apéritif. 
You will there after be served a 5 course meal in the festive hotel restaurant. 
Sparkling wine will be enjoyed on the…

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Atlantic Fair

When: 21. May. - 23. May. 2019

Where: Badmiton og KÍ høllin, Norðoyggjar

Atlantic Fair is an International maritime exhibition held every two years.This is the ninth time the fair is held. At the fair in 2017, there were 180 exhibitors from 24 countries. 3,800 people visited the exhibition.

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