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Priscila Fernandes, The Book of Aesthetic Education of the Modern School, 2014-2015 Installation view at Foundation Joan Miró, Espai 13, Barcelona Courtesy of the artist, Photo: E.C. Thomson

Three exhibitions will be opened at Reykjavík Art Museum,  Hafnarhús on Friday 15 January at 8. p.m. were works by more than dozen artists will be on display.

Kjarvalsstaðir will be closed to the public from 4 January to 5 February 2016. The museum will reopen with  Kjarval's exhibition on Museum Night 5 February. 

Gerður Helgadóttir, Kynni,1969

Ásmundarsafn is open from 1–8 p.m. every Thursday in January. The museum is open from 1–5 p.m. all other days.

Curator‘s talk on 7 January at 7 p.m. with Klara Þórhallsdóttir and Heiðar Kári Rannversson about the exhibition Yearning for Space now on view at Ásmundarsafn.

Jóhannes S. Kjarval, Untitled.

Free admission to the exhibition Marginalia – texts, sketches, and doodles in Kjarval’s art at Kjarvalssstaðir from 22 December to 3 January 2016 which is the last day of the exhibition.

Katrín Sigurðardóttir, Boiserie, 2010.

The exhibition Looking In – Sculptures and Models by Katrín Sigurðardóttir, will be closed down in B and C galleries at Hafnarhús on 3 January.

Úlfur Karlsson

Last day of the exhibition We Are Not Afraid by Úlfur Karlsson (b. 1988)  in D- Gallery of Hafnarhús will be on Sunday 20 December.

Friðarsúlan

Every year the Imagine Peace Tower lig­hts up the even­ing sky in Reykjavík from 9 October  (Lennon’s day of birth) through 8 December  (Lennon’s dem­ise).

Erró, Óveður, 2011

Reykjavík Art Museum closes today at 4:30 due to weather conditions. Hafnarhús, Kjarvalsstaðir and Ásmundarsafn will be closed from that time. The Icelandic Meteorological Office has issued a weather warning for today, Monday.

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.