Milli fjalls og fjöru

Alviðra in Dýrafjörður Alviðra in Dýrafjörður, Dýrafjörður

A land art exhibition at Alviðra in Dýrafjörður. Artists: Aðalsteinn Þórsson Arna Guðný Valsdóttir Dagrún Matthíasdóttir Guðrún Hadda Bjarnadóttir Ólafur Sveinsson Thora Karlsdóttir Mireya Samper K J Baysa Marsibil Kristjánsdóttir Guðbjörg Lind Jónsdóttir Nina Ivanova Steinunn Matthíasdóttir Alviðrusystkinin The works are ephemeral, and will be exhibited until they are erased by the weather and passing …

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Sigurður Guðmundsson: The Universe is a Poem

Djúpivogur Langabúð, Djúpavogshreppur

Welcome to Sigurður Guðmundsson’s opening ceremony at Djúpivogur, Saturday 10th July at 2.30/3 pm. Prime Minister, Katrín Jakobsdóttir, will reveal Freedom a new public artwork at Langabúð at 2.30 and open the exhibition The Universe is a Poem in Bræðslan formally at 3 pm. Sigurður Guðmundsson’s exhibition The Universe is a Poem features a range …

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Sarah Maria Yasdani: Thresholds

Ásmundarsalur Freyjugata 41, Reykjavík

Thresholds. About thresholds, threshold phenomena, timespace. About how differences can divide and reorganize time and space. About the will to expose and to be exposed to a precise state, in thickened time. About being direct and distant at the same time. In order to be in a state of tension between here and there, now …

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Þórður Hans Baldursson: Tools for Symbiosis

Ásmundarsalur Freyjugata 41, Reykjavík

Within the taxonomy of biology are six different forms of symbiosis, each defined by the varying effects of the long-term coexistence of the individuals involved. The effects can be can be harmful, beneficial or neutral. Examples of different symbiosis can be the relationship between flowers and bees in the field or a tapeworm and its unfortunate host. Close …

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Esteban Rivera Ariza and Geirþrúður Finnbogadóttir Hjörvar

Gletta Hafnarhús, Borgarfirði Eystri, Borgarfirði Eystri

´uns welcomes you to the third exhibition in ´uns's exhibition series Superstructure. Esteban Rivera will show two video works “Die Versteinerten” and “Firmamentun Continuitas” and Geirþrúður Finnbogadóttir Hjörvar will present new work from the “Matrix” series - “Financial Instruments” which includes “Mortgage,” “Mortgage-Backed Securities” and “Interest-Bearing Capital” in Gletta exhibition space at Borgarfjörður Eystri, from …

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Resonance

The Factory in Hjalteyri Brekkuhús 3b, Hjalteyri

Angela Dufresne Olga Bergmann Anna Hallin Vesa-Pekka Rannikko Simon Rouby Voyagers golden record was launched into space in 1977, a time capsule representing our reality here on earth. Pictures and sound samples, birds singing, laughter, wind, the waves lapping the shore. Photos of naked humans did not make the cut for decencies sake, leaving something …

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María Kjartans: Sprungur / Fracture

SÍM Hafnarstræti 16, Reykjavík

Life can take us on a roller coaster ride full of highs and lows and twists and turns. Even for those of us who enjoy unexpected thrills, it’s frightening to suddenly find ourselves heading for a deep plunge. Sprungur / Fracture opening Reykjavik, Thursday August 5th 2021 @samb_islenskra_mynd Photography and creative direction: Maria Kjartans. A …

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VERA

Mjólkurbúðin: The Visual Arts Association Kaupvangsstræti 12, Akureyri

On August 5th, VERA, group exhibition by the three artists, Christine Gísla, Jóna Þorvaldsdóttir and Katrín Gísladóttir/Katra, opens at 12 pm. at Mjólkurbúðin Listagil, Akureyri. VERA was a part of Winter Light Festival in Reykjavik 2021 and has now moved to Akureyri. The exhibition is open from August 5th until August 15th. Opening hours from …

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Síðsumarsstemning

Mosfellsbær Art Gallery Kjarni, Þverholt 2, Mosfellsbær

A group show of works by: Alma Björg Baldvinsdóttir Anna Kristín Einarsdóttir Ásvaldur Kristjánsson Baldvin Viðarsson Elísabet Guðmundsdóttir Guðmundur Rúnar Guðbjarnarson Gunnar St. Gunnarsson Gurli Geirsson Hólmfríður Jóhannesdóttir Kristín Sverrisdóttir Louisa Sigurðardóttir Svafa Kristín Pétursdóttir Þorgerður S. Guðmundsdóttir

Endurofið

FLÆÐI Vesturgata 17, Reykjavík

Endurofið is a research project centered around sustainability in fashion, up-cycling and recycling discarded clothing. We invite you to the opening of our exhibition 12. August between 17-20 at Flæði, Vesturgata 17. While looking into the heritage of Icelandic weaving and how woven cloth was legally used as currency in Medieval times, we are looking …

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Hulda Vilhjálmsdóttir: Punk Romance (Perfect Imperfection)

Þula Hjartartorg, Laugavegur 21, Reykjavík

Punk Romance (Perfect Imperfection) “These are paintings that I have been working on for the last few years and are a conversation between abstract and figurative, nature and abstract, old and new” -Hulda Vilhjálmsdóttir Bio Hulda Vilhjàlmsdóttir was born in Reykjavik 1971. She graduated from Iceland University of the Arts with a BFA in painting …

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Þorvaldur Jónsson: Palais Idéal

Listamenn Gallerí Skúlagata 32-34, Reykjavík

A home and a house are not the same. A home is not an object. Similarly, a work of art does not consist of tangibility by itself. Memories, our personal rituals, and habits leave their marks on a space, which will eventually become a home. On the intersection of the past and future, a home …

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Lost and Found

Midpunkt Hamraborg 22, Kópavogur

A dog runs through Hamraborg and catches the scent of objects that seem to be just as out of place as he is. A map forms, an analysis of a place that is constantly changing. At the entrance of Midpunkt is a flag that maps out lost objects that were found around Hamraborg. Visitors are …

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Joe Keys: flag, home, sea

Print & Friends Laugarnesvegur 74a, Reykjavík

Joe Keys’ "flag, home, sea" is the first in a series of exhibitions held at the Print & Friends shop on Laugarlækur. It will be open on Friday 3rd September from 4pm until 8pm with a casual opening, the store is small so we can gather inside and out.

Hvítur

The third edition of the 40th anniversary exhibition of the Icelandic Association of Ceramic Artists will take place in Akranesviti - the old Akranes lighthouse.

Collaborative Contaminations

Mengi Óðinsgata 2, Reykjavík

Collaborative Contaminations is a new piece by Rósa Ómarsdóttir in collaboration with Hákon Pálsson. This work is both an installation and performance. During the day guests can visit and interact with the installation, and in the evening at 8pm Rósa performs in the space. In this work they explore how the behavior of water is …

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Rhythms

FLÆÐI Vesturgata 17, Reykjavík

'Rhythms’ features new work by Kati Gausmann (Berlin) and Miranda Blennerhassett (Dublin). Their practices are united by an interest in time, repetition and rhythm. Whether it is working with the vast timescale of geology, or the more intimate timescale of hours spent in the act of creating traditional decorative craftwork, both artists use repetitive, accumulative …

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Erna Marín Kvist: Chi by Kvist

Núllið Bankastræti 0, Reykjavík

The philosophy of Wu Chi Tao is simple, accept what's in front of you without forcing the situation to be other than it is. Contemporary abstract expressive art on canvas and paper. Chi by Kvist Is an exhibition by the Icelandic artist Erna Marín Kvist. The exhibition will be held in Gallerý Núllið. 16-19 th …

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