We are a creative community
SAM·félagið is a grassroot community of creative people in East Iceland, est. 2012.
The community is a strong spokesperson for creative industries in the region.
One of its main goals is to create more job opportunities for artists and designers.
The community strives to underline the role of the creative process, for the sake of innovation in companies, municipalities and institutions of all kinds.
The community focuses on building a strong network of creative people, within the region as well as internationally, alongside the mapping of the region's creative powers.
The community organizes specific projects, applicable to it’s members.
The community appoints an ambassador in each of the region’s municipalities, alongside the board and the communities leader they work on building the network.
The community has a strong policy against long meetings and prefers great parties where the members are encouraged to network and do more great stuff!