The Icelandic Art Center promotes and supports Icelandic contemporary art internationally through grants, collaborations and projects. We facilitate professional partnerships, visitor programmes and international collaborations between artists. The Center serves as an information point for curators, press, artists and art institutions. The Icelandic Art Center is the commissioner of the Icelandic Pavilion at the Venice Biennale.

Gimli / Lækjargata 3
101 Reykjavík
tel: 562 7262


Auður Jörundsdóttir


Tinna Guðmundsdóttir

Project manager

Þórhildur Tinna Sigurðardóttir

Project Manager


Elísabet Gunnarsdóttir, chairman (nominated by the Museums)                                                                                                 

Margrét Áskelsdóttir (nominated by the Association of Art Historians and Theorists in Iceland)

Ingibjörg Sigurjónsdóttir (nominated by the Ministry of Culture and Business Affairs)  

Pétur Thomsen (nominated by SÍM, The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists)

Örn Alexander Ámundason (nominated by the Association of Artist Run Spaces)


Elísabet Gunnarsdóttir, director of ASÍ art museum  (nominated by the Museums)   

Pétur Thomsen, (nominated by SÍM, The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists)

Auður Jörundsdóttir, director of the Icelandic Art Center


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