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Ásmundur Sveinsson í Ásmundarsafni

Held in relation to the 120th birthdate of Icelandic artist Ásmundur Sveinsson, Reykjavik Art Museum - Ásmundarsafn will offer a series of events related to different aspects of the artist´s life and work. Moderator is Þorgrímur Gestsson writer.

„Who was Ásmundur Sveinsson ?“
Sunday 3 March 2 p.m.
Writer Þorgrímur Gestsson discusses the life and works of artist Ásmundur Sveinsson in a broad spectrum.

Ásmundur Sveinsson – The architect
Sunday 7 April 2 p.m.
Pétur Ármannsson architect discusses the Ásmundur Sveinsson´s buildings both at Freyjugata and at Sigtún.

Works by Ásmundur Sveinsson in Public Space
Sunday 2 June 2 p.m. 
Museologist Þorbjörg Gunnarsdóttir discusses the work of Ásmundur Sveinsson in public space. The tour will lead from the sculpture garden in Sigtún to various locations throughout the city. With support from Kynnisferdir.

The women in the works of Ásmundur Sveinsson
Artist Guðrún Erla Geirsdóttir (GERLA) discusses Ásmundur´s aspect and thought towards women in relation to his works.

Printed of the web Reykjvik Art Museum, 02.08.2015