1-16 june 2024

March 11, 2024

Technicians and Photographers Needed

Reykjavík Arts Festival offers a variety of indoor and outdoor art events: concerts, performing arts productions, art exhibitions, workshops, parties, talks and more.

Reykjavík Arts Festival is guided by its accessibility policy and strives to reflect diversity among festival artists as well as staff.

Are you a techie? Do you enjoy creating a fun atmosphere as part of a dynamic team?
Do you have a unique eye for angles and moments?


The Festival Hub is looking for technicians to take care of the technical operations of its exciting programme in Iðnó in June. The position involves a total of 80 hours as a contractor and a combination of day and evening shifts, spread across the Hub‘s opening hours, 1st-16th June. The hourly pay is ISK 7.500 + VAT (ISK 9,300 with VAT).

The Festival Hub hosts a variety of events: talks, workshops, exhibitions, concerts and parties for all age groups. The Hub is also a forum for dialogue and for more informal opportunities to connect and discover new people and ideas. Festival Hub Directors are Aude Busson and Sigurður Starr.

The Hub‘s technical staff must have a good working knowledge of sound engineering and some experience with lighting, be solution-oriented and have a positive attitude.  

Please send an email by March 24th to artfest@artfest.is stating your experience and skills along with examples of recent projects in audio/lighting work.


  • English skills
  • Education and/or extensive experience of sound engineering
  • Experience of lighting work
  • Experience of technical work in Iðnó is an advantage
  • Positive and open minded
  • Independent
  • Punctual


Reykjavík Arts Festival is looking for photographers to document its exciting programme from June 1 to 16. Photographers are needed for more than 60 events that take place at different times of the day during the festival. Photographs are delivered as soon as possible to the festival's PR Manager.

Please send a short CV and examples of your event photos by March 24 to kara@artfest.is.


  • Icelandic language skills are an advantage
  • English language skills required
  • Education and/or experience of event photography
  • Positive and open minded
  • Independent and punctual