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Manuscript: Last days

The last day of the exhibition Manuscript by Leifur Ýmir Eyjólfsson at Reykjavík Art Museum Hafnarhús is Sunday, 3 March. Eyjólfsson got the Motivation Award of The Icelandic Art Prize 2019 for the exhibi

Leifur Ýmir Ejólfsson

Artist Leifur Ýmir Eyjólfsson got the Motivation Award of the Year 2019 for the exhibition in the D-series Manuscript at Reykjavík Art Museum - Hafnarhús. Artist Eygló Harðardóttir is the Artist of the year for the exhibition Another Space at The Living Art Museum.

Reykjavík Art Museum requests information from the public about collages and paintings of the former Chineese leader Mao Zedong.  The museum seeks the information about the artwork for documentation and also for potential loan of the artwork for an upcoming exhibition in May 1st. 2019.

Exhibition Opening - Anna Guðjónsdóttir: Pars Pro Toto

On Thursday, 21 February at 17:00, Anna Guðjónsdóttir’s exhibition, Pars Pro Toto, will open in Hafnarhúsið, A-Hall.

Jarðhæð: Síðustu sýningardagar

The last day of the exhibition Ground Level by Ingólfur Arnarsson at Hafnarhúsi is Sunday, 10 February. 

Eyborg Guðmundsdóttir: Partition I, 1966.

On Museum Night, Friday, 8 February at 17h00 sees the opening of a retrospective of the career of artist Eyborg Guðmundsdóttir (1924-1977) in Reykjavík Art Museum at Kjarvalsstaðir.

Palm Trees, the German artist Karin Sander’s proposal, is the winner of the competition for outdoor artwork in Vogabyggð. The selection committee’s choice was announced in Reykjavík Art Museum, Kjarvalsstaðir, this afternoon.

Spectrum: Last days and Artist Talk

The last day of the exhibition Spectum at Kjarvalsstaðir is Sunday, 27 January.

Exhibition opening: Under the Same Sky & Intimacy and Sculpture

2019 is a year of public art at Reykjavík Art Museum. To mark this, two exhibitions will be opened in Ásmundarsafn; a new overview of Ásmundur Sveinsson’s works, Under the Same Sky, and a solo exhibition by Sigurður Guðmundsson, Intimacy and Sculpture.