In Germany, the Day of the Icelandic Horse was celebrated with an award ceremony and the opening of an exhibition of the artwork entered in IPZV’s Icelandic (Horse) Art Competition. In total 465 artists from 16 different countries sent their great pictures. The ceremony was held at the Embassy of Iceland in Berlin on Friday, 11 September.
Icelandic Ambassador to Germany María Erla Marelsdóttir gave the opening address, followed by speeches by Claudia Temmeyer und Christian Eckert from IPZV. Twelve artist works – selected by an international jury – were finally selected and their artwork will be published in IPZV’s calendar for 2021. Follow the link to see all awarded contributions.