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Photo: Hildur Inga Björnsdóttir

The final day of the Iceland Academy of the Arts graduation exhibition: Anchoring Ground is Sunday 8 May. Admission to the exhibition is free of charge.

During Reykjavík Children´s Culture Festival (19-24 April) children can invite adults to any exhibition at Reykjavík Art Museum for free.

Eighty BA students from the departments of Fine Art and Design and Architecture will show their works in four out of six exhibition halls at Hafnarhús. The exhibition will open Saturday 23 April at 2 p.m.

Reykjavík Art Museum will house all kinds of events for children at Kjarvalsstaðir during the festival. Exhibition of photographs and texts by Icelandic and Polish teenagers, performance evenings for teenagers, sing-along concert for babies and work-shop for children.

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Ásmundarsafn has been registered on the website Artist´s Studio Museum Network, a network of public museums based in the former homes or studios of visual artists.

Photo: Bragi Guðmundsson

Saturday 16 April at 4 p.m. the exhibition Disruption will open at Ásmundarsafn. On view will be the works of the artists Elín Hansdóttir (b. 1980) and Ásmundur Sveinsson (1893-1982). Elín takes on Ásmundur´s artworks, searching for new viewpoints.

Sunday the 10th of April is the final day of three exhibitions at Reykjavík Art Museum: Monika Grzymala´s exhibition Envoi, the exhibition Back to the Sandbox – Art and Radical Pedagogy and Berglind Jóna Hlynsdóttir´s exhibition Class Divider. 

Yearning for Space

The exhibition Yearning for Space in Ásmundarsafn ends on Monday 28 March. The exhibition has enjoyed great popularity and was named one of the five most interesting art exhibitions of 2015 by art critics at Morgunblaðið newspaper.

Jóhannes S. Kjarval: Mind and World, Kjarvalsstaðir

Reykjavik Art Museum will be open during Easter – except for Easter Sunday.