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There were so many great entries for the Art Book competition that we wanted to keep it going in some way.

On this site, you can choose any image submitted to this Tumblr blog, select the lyric of your choice, then decide its look and placement before hitting Submit. You can send your image to Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest, or just copy and paste the short link to use wherever.

We’re still accepting new submission to the canvas so submit your images here using the online form and it’ll show up in the canvas soon after.

olafurarnalds:

Official music video for Only The Winds premiered on VEVO today!

Director: Harald Haraldsson
Producer: Wonwei
Art Director: Erik Parr
Cinematographer: Árni Filippusson
1st AC: Steini Magnússon
Gaffer: Högni Marzellius Þórðarson
Lights: Sigurður Már Davíðsson
Styling: Hulda Halldóra Tryggvadóttir
Actor: Kormákur Krummi Guðmundsson
Special thanks: Sagafilm, Luxor, Hreysti, Hjalti Harðarson

olafurarnalds:

My AMA is now live in Reddit! Ask me your best questions!

In case you missed it, here’s a link to the Reddit AMA from yesterday: http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/1blweg/i_am_%C3%B3lafur_arnalds_icelandic_recording_artist/

hypem:

Another special premiere this week: Ólafur Arnalds’ For Now I Am Winter, the latest album from the Icelandic neo-classical composer.

Listen here

Old Skin

( my trip in Iceland 2004 )

My Iceland Trip ^^

Art book contest winners announcement!  

Congratulations to the winners and thank you everyone for participating.  Remember, this Tumblr will stay active beyond this contest so feel free to keep submitting your work.

Honorable Mentions

Tracks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6

Tracks 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12

To get a copy of the finished art book, preorder from the US/CA online store which includes a deluxe fan pack - signed vinyl sleeve, vinyl, CD, and instant download of “Old Skin.” - http://olafurarnalds.com/store

iTunes: http://smarturl.it/OAiTunes
Amazon: http://smarturl.it/OAamazon
Vinyl: http://smarturl.it/OAvinyl

You’re music opens a portal to a world full of fragile, melancholic emotions and such emotions I wanna show in my photos. Your fantastic songs are the source of inspiration no. 1 for my work. Thank you very much!