The Handknitting association of Iceland was founded in november 1977 by hundreds of Icelanders mostly women with the hobby of hand knitting.
- Myndlistaskólinn í Reykjavík The Reykjavík School of Visual Arts, founded in 1947, is a non-profit organisation operated by artists and designers. An atmosphere of flow and exchange between departments is encouraged and works by students in different age groups are continually on show in the school building.
- Hús Handanna An elegant shop and gallery set in the heart of Egilsstaðir where you can admire what the Eastern Region of Iceland has to offer in the way of quality art and design, handicraft and food products. It is a platform to tell stories of local material, life and circumstances – the essence of the east coast.