Possibilities - The Guðmunda Kristinsdóttir Art Prize
Artists participating in this exhibition have won recognition from the Guðmunda Kristinsdóttir Fund for the Arts. Artist Erró established the fund in 1977 in the memory of his late aunt with the aim of awarding an annual grant to recognise and empower women, who have demonstrated excellence in their field. The recipients of the award are: Ólöf Nordal (1998), Finna Birna Steinsson (1999), Katrín Sigurðardóttir (2000), Gabríela Friðriksdóttir (2001), Sara Björnsdóttir (2002), Þóra Þórisdóttir (2003), Guðrún Vera Hjartardóttir (2004), Hekla Dögg Jónsdóttir (2007) og Hulda Stefánsdóttir (2008). Margrét H. Blöndal is the latest to receive the award.
The exhibition is a part of Reykjavik Arts Festival 2009.
Sunday 16 August 3 p.m.
Hafnarhús – Possibilities
Women artists discuss their works and careers.