The Gift to the People

Akureyri Art Museum Kaupvangsstræti 8-12, Akureyri

ASÍ Art Museum’s Founding Collection from Ragnar Jónsson of Smári It was big news when the entrepreneur Ragnar Jónsson, known for his margarine factory Smári, decided to donate his collection …

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Reykjanes Art Museum Duusgata 2-8, Reykjanesbær

Colouring books for children are a strange thing. What are they for? They do not develop the children’s creative thinking: they are told not to colour outside the lines and …

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Dieter Roth: Jewellery

The National Gallery of Iceland Fríkirkjuvegur 7, Reykjavík

Dieter Roth (1930—1998) was a pioneer who respected no boundaries: a thinker, trailblazer, poet, musician, filmmaker and visual artist. A less well-known aspect of his career is that he also …

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Edith Hammar: Well-being

Gallery Underpass Hverfisgata 76, Reykjavík

Edith Hammar: Well-being in Gallery Underpass. On the forth of august Edith Hammar´s exhibition Well - being opens in Gallery Underpass on Hverfisgata 76 in Reykjavik. Edith Hammar (b. 1992 …

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high tide – low tide

Hafnarborg Center of Culture and Fine Art Strandgata 34, Hafnarfjörður

This year’s autumn exhibition at Hafnarborg is high tide – low tide, curated by Sigrún Alba Sigurðardóttir. The focus of the exhibition will be on the seaboard, both grand in …

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Sums & Differences

LÁ Art Museum Austurmörk 21, Hveragerði

The exhibition Sums & Differences brings together works by Gary Hill, Steina, and Woody Vašulka. It aims to present the commonalities of their earliest explorations and the subsequent divergence of …

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Rikke Luther: On Moving Ground

Skaftfell- Center for Visual Art Austurvegur 42, Seyðisfjörður

Rikke Luther’s solo exhibition at Skaftfell presents the artist’s ongoing research into political, societal and environmental connections between mineral extraction, modernity, soil erosion and planetary change. Her work explores the …

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