Reykjavík Arts Festival is a non-profit arts institution which main purpose is to organize an annual arts festival. It is led by an artistic director appointed by the festival board of directors, whose three members, in turn, are appointed by the Minister of Culture, the Mayor of Reykjavík and the Council of Representatives. The Festival is financed by the government and city council, box office income and private sponsors. It is presided over by the Minister of Culture and the Mayor of Reykjavík on a rotating basis.
Margrét Norðdahl, Chairman, appointed by the Mayor of Reykjavík
Þórunn Sigurðardóttir, Vice-Chairman, appointed by the Minister of Education, Science and Culture
Jóna Hlíf Halldórsdóttir, Board Member, elected by the Board of Representatives
Fjóla Dögg Sverrisdóttir
President of Iceland, Mr. Guðni Th. Jóhannesson
Dagur B. Eggertsson, Mayor of Reykjavík
Kristján Þór Júlíusson, Minister of Education, Science and Culture