Apr 22, 2013 07:00 BST This week, Stockholm will experience a gust of the Arctic as Stockholm's coolest bar venue gets its annual makeover. ICEHOTEL artists Jens Thoms Ivarsson, Sofi Routsalainen and Mikael "Nille" Nilsson take a short break from "the office" in Jukkasjärvi and the construction of summer ICEHOTEL, to build the interior theme for ICEBAR BY ICEHOTEL Stockholm.
Feb 19, 2013 09:53 GMT What goes on in the mind of an artist with only three weeks to build a hotel room out of ice and snow? Now, ICEHOTEL offers guests and fans online the opportunity to meet the makers of the hotel online to hear in their own words the ideas behind their designs at the 23rd annual art exhibition and hotel made from ice and snow in Jukkasjärvi, northern Sweden.
Aug 25, 2011 07:00 BST The dropping of the temperature to several degrees below zero in Jukkasjärvi, Swedish Lapland marks the start of an ephemeral art endeavour: ICEHOTEL. Twenty different projects shall form a unity and out of this springs an enormous creative zest and power. This year’s artists come from 15 countries, among others: Argentina, Estonia, Spain, Italy, Norway and The Netherlands.
Nov 30, 2012 09:32 GMT Northern Lights Suites, New Year's Eve theatre show, photo book launch, new direct flights and the launch of a new summer concept - for a snapshot of the latest news from ICEHOTEL this winter, go to the documents section in our press room.
Oct 25, 2012 07:00 BST ICEHOTEL is set to reveal artists' sketches and ideas for this year's rendition of ICEHOTEL in a digital countdown calendar in social media starting Monday 29 October.
Mar 19, 2012 09:30 GMT Using only ice and snow for material, ICEHOTEL is constructed anew during every November and December and melts away during late spring. Every year artists from around the globe are selected to design and construct the ICEHOTEL suites.
Oct 19, 2011 18:11 BST Last winter's ICEHOTEL ice church. Artists: Anders Rönnlund, Anders Eriksson & Johan Fremling. If a decision to build an ice mosque is made it would stand side by side with the ice church.
Nov 30, 2012 09:31 GMT Northern Lights Suites, New Year's Eve theatre show, photo book launch, new direct flights and the launch of a new summer concept - for a snapshot of the latest news from ICEHOTEL this winter, go to the documents section in our press room.
Arne Bergh is the Artistic director at ICEHOTEL. Each season, he and his colleagues in the ICEHOTEL Art & design Group choose from hundreds of applications in order to select the artists that will get to create Art Suites at ICEHOTEL. Together with the architect Åke Larsson, Arne created the glacier cave in the Bille August movie ”Smilla’s sense of Snow” in 1996 and also the ice art at the...