Interesting

Jóhannes S. Kjarval

Jóhannes Sveinsson Kjarval (1885–1972) has a unique place in Icelandic cultural history, as one of the nation's most beloved artists of all time. He was a legend in his own lifetime, and in the eyes of many he was the archetypal romantic bohemian artist.

Hallsteinsgarður

The artist Hallsteinn Sigurdsson gave the City of Reykjavík 16 sculptures made ​​of aluminum which Hallstein placed in Gufunes from 1989 to 2012. Today the Sculptures form a beautiful park, Hallsteins Park where the sculptures act as the main attraction.

Ljósmynd: Ragnar Th. Sigurðsson

Imagine Peace Tower a memorial to John Lennon from his widow, Yoko Ono, located on Viðey Island in Kollafjörður Bay near Reykjavík, Iceland. It consists of a tall tower of light, projected from a white stone monument that has the words "Imagine Peace" carved into it in 24 languages.

Erró

Guðmundur Guðmundsson (b. 1932), better known as Erró, is without a doubt the best known contemporary artist of Iceland.

Ásmundur Sveinsson

Ásmundur Sveinsson (1893–1982) was one of the pioneers of Icelandic sculpture. In his early days his pieces invariably met with opposition and fierce criticism but over the years they have established themselves as one of the manifestations of the Icelandic narrative tradition, society and nature in the 20th century.