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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.

Due to change of exhibitions, Ásmundarsafn will be closed until 19 January 2019. On that day a new exhibition, dedicated to art in public space, will be openend. 

Exhibitions of 2018

Hafnarhús
Closed: 24 and 25 December
Open: 26 Dec. 1 p.m.–5 p.m.
Open: 31 Dec. 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Open: 1 January 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

Kjarvalsstaðir
Closed: 24, 25 and 31 December, and 1 January
Open: 26 December 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

Exhibition Opening − Ingólfur Arnarsson: Ground Level

Saturday, 3 November at 16h00

New works by Ingólfur Arnarsson will be presented in Gallery A in Hafnarhús. Arna Schram, Director of Culture and Tourism for the City of Reykjavík, will open the exhibition.

D34 María Dalberg: Buzz

More than 130 artists expressed an interest in participating in the D-Gallery Series at Reykjavík Art Museum – Hafnarhús in 2019. Four artists have been selected:  Emma Heiðarsdóttir, Gunnar Jónsson, Ragnheiður Káradóttir and Steinunn Önnudóttir.

Exhibition Opening – Haraldur Jónsson: Spectrum

Saturday, 20 October 16h00 at Kjarvalsstaðir.

Haustfrí grunnskólanna: Smiðjur og leiðsögn

In connection with the fall – break vacation in Reykjavik pre-schools, 18th–21st of october 2018, Reykjavikd Art Museum offers free entrance for adults accompanied by children during those days. 

The coffeshop in Kjarvalsstaðir is open during opening hours of the Museum there. 

Artist Dodda Maggý receives a prize from Guðmunda S. Kristinsdóttir Arts Fund

Artist Erró awarded Dodda Maggý a prize, money and recognition, from the Guðmunda S. Kristinsdóttir Arts Fund, for her contribution in the field of art. The award ceremony took place at the opening of the exhibition Black and White at Reykjavík Art Museum – Hafnarhús.

Erró, Miró, 2013, glycerophtalic paint on canvas.

Erró, María Dalberg, Guðmunda S. Kristinsdóttir‘s Art Fund