Harpa Conference and Concert Centre
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. Harpa is an enchanting destination for intrigued travelers and its grand-scale award-winning architecture has attracted 7 million guests since its opening, May 4, 2011.
Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre offers the best facilities for concerts and conferences in Northern Europe. Harpa has received numerous awards and prizes. Harpa was chosen one of the best concert halls of the new millennium by the prestigious music magazine Gramophone magazine and was chosen the best performance venue in 2011 by Travel & Leisure magazine.
In autumn 2012, Harpa received the prestigious award as the Best MICE Centre in Northern Europe.
Harpa is designed by Olafur Eliasson, Henning Larsen Architects, and Batteríið Architects. Harpa has won multiple awards for architecture, including Mies van der Rohe in 2013, Best public space – Arkitekturmassan Awards 2012 and World Architecture Award 2010.
Nordic Society Oikos
3-5. March 2020 Reykjavík