Collections and Research

The Department of Collections and Research supervises and is responsible for all care, exhibition planning and research which is based on the museum´s collection, as well as providing services to partners, guests and clients of the museum.

The department works for the procurement department and is in charge of all collecting. It supervises registration and storage of the museum's collection; work processes, data bases, storage facilities and conditions. It is also in charge of art work in public places which belong to the city of Reykjavík and for which the museum is responsible. 

This department has three employees: Head of department is Sigurður Trausti Traustason; Edda Halldórsdóttir is registration project manager, Eric Hirt is collection specialist and Danielle Kvaran is Erró Collection project manager.