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TRIO AT KJARVALSSTAÐIR:

KJARVAL COMPLETE – THE ART OF CHESS - SONG CONCERT. SUNDAY 15 FEBRUARY

GUIDED TOUR ON KJARVAL COMPLEETE  AT 3 PM
The works of Iceland’s most beloved painter, Jóhannes S. Kjarval, covers all walls from floor to ceiling in the eastern exhibition hall. This salon style exhibition displays the Museum’s Kjarval collection in its entirety, counting 3348 works: 3123 drawings and 159 paintings. Curator: Helga Lára Thorsteinsdóttir.


GUIDED TOUR ON THE ART OF CHESS AT 4 PM
Fifteen unique chess sets and boards made by internationally renowned contemporary artists. Each chess set has its own concept reflecting the artists’ vivid imagination. Artists include Damien Hirst, Maurizio Cattelan, Rachel Whiteread and more. Curators: Mark Sanders, Julia Royse, and Larry List.


SONG CONCERT DEDICATED TO COMPOSER JÓN ÁSGEIRSSON AT 5 PM
Songs and chorals by Jón Ásgeirsson dedicated to the 80th birthday of the composer last year. The concert is free of charge and takes about one hour. Musicians: Auður Gunnarsdóttir, Bergþór Pálsson, Jónas Ingimundarson, Jón Stefánsson and The chamber choir of Langholtskirkja.



Printed of the web Reykjvik Art Museum, www.reykjvikartmuseum.is 05.18.2015