Listasafn Islands

Of Horses and Men: Director’s talk with Benedikt Erlingsson. Kjarvalsstaðir, Saturday 18 June 3 p.m.

Actor and director Benedikt Erlingsson gives an insight to his current project, a film about the relationship between horses and men. The film will be shot next summer and has been given the Icelandic title Hross um oss. 

The event is held in relation the exhibition Jór! Horses in Icelandic Art currently on show at Reykjavik Art Muesum - Kjarvalsstaðir. The horse has been a subject to Icelandic artists from the beginning, either as the center focus in a painting or as a supporting role in landscape paintings.
On show are works by Iceland’s most distinguished artists from the beginning of the 20th century to present days, presenting the horse from different angles.

The event will take place in Icelandic.

Printed of the web Reykjvik Art Museum, 03.20.2015