Nordic Matters is a year-long festival of Nordic art and culture in 2017, featuring music and dance, theatre and visual arts, participation, talks and debates, and gastronomy.
Moving beyond popular perceptions of ‘Nordic Noir,’ Nordic Matters weaves Nordic culture and artists through Southbank Centre’s programme, highlighting themes of women’s rights, sustainability and play.
About The Nordic Council of Ministers
The Nordic Council of Ministers is the official intergovernmental body for cooperation in the Nordic Region. The Council brings together representatives of the governments of Denmark, Sweden, Norway Finland and Iceland, as well as the three autonomous areas, the Faroe Islands, Greenland and Åland Islands.
The Presidency of the Nordic Council rotates between the five Nordic countries and is currently held by Norway will hold the Presidency.