Jóna Hlíf Halldórsdóttir: Cottongrass Flames
September 23–November 17
The exhibition „COTTONGRASS FLAMES“ by artist Jona Hlif Halldorsdottir is on view at Mokka from 23rd September until 17th November 2021.
„On another note, what happens when a special, Icelandic word, in another language connects itself to a familiar landscape? Isn’t it possible to experience something national and think about something we consider „Icelandic“ in another tongue? What then remains of that which is considered ‚national‘? Perhaps nothing but the complete or comprehensive collection of all remembered experiences by the people that live, operate and die on this island. Perhaps untranslatability. Perhaps creativity.“