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The Sound and Video Works of Dodda Maggý at ARoS Art Museum

ARoS Art Museum in Denmark has opened The Sound and Video Works of Dodda Maggý, which features nine works by the artist. The exhibition is the ninth in the series of ARoS FOCUS // NEW NORDIC, focusing on up-and-coming Scandinavian artists.

In connection with the exhibition at ARoS, DODDA MAGGÝ will receive the Young Talent Award, a grant made possible with generous support from the foundation Det Obelske Familiefond. With the Young Talent Award, ARoS and Det Obelske Familiefond want to promote and honour young Scandinavian talents who have not yet had their institutional breakthrough. The grant totalling DKK 100,000 has been awarded on two previous occasions. The grant is not open to applications, but will be awarded to an artist nominated by ARoS.

BERG Contemporary encourages all to go visit the exhibition which runs through January 14th, 2018. To learn more click here.


In other news

BERG Contemporary at Photo L.A.

As part of photo l.a.’s first edition of Virtual Collect + Connect, BERG Contemporary will represent Katrín Elvarsdóttir’s photographic works from June 27th – 28th, during the virtual art fair. To get your tickets now, click here. For any preview enquiries, please contact gallery@bergcontemporary.is

We are expanding!

BERG Contemporary is pleased to announce an expansion to its gallery space in Reykjavík, with new exhibitions opening in the coming months. After being temporarily closed due to construction and COVID-19 restrictions our team is looking forward to welcoming guests again later this summer. Until then, the gallery will continue to be open by appointment

RÓSA GÍSLADÓTTIR’s proposal wins at Icelandic Regional Development Institute

Rósa Gísladóttir has been announced the winner of a competition held by the Icelandic Regional Development Institute, which will result in a new work by the artist in their newly built Sauðarkrókur headquarters. The three-dimensional work is titled The Rocket and the Diamond and bears reference to a journey towards the future and progression, according