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SIGURÐUR GUÐJÓNSSON nominated for Icelandic Art Prize

SIGURÐUR GUÐJÓNSSON has been nominated as for this year’s Icelandic Art Prize, for his show ‘Inlight‘. This will be the first time the award is given, The Icelandic Visual Arts Council is the founder of the prize, who’s aim is to honour and promote outstanding Icelandic contemporary art and encourage new artistic forms and creation.

The award ceremony for the prize will be held at the Reykjavík Art Museum on February 22nd 2018.

 

 


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Finnbogi Pétursson opens Infra-Supra in Western Gallery

The exhibition Infra-Supra by Finnbogi Pétursson opens today in Western Gallery, WA. The exhibition consists of Finnbogi Pétursson’s large scale sound-modulated water installation Infra-Supra which has been exhibited in various formats in different venues over the past few years including Wood Street Galleries in Pittsburgh (2014) and Art Wuzhen in Wuchen, China (2016). „In Infra-Supra, Finnbogi Pétursson uses

Trajectories performed at International Festival for Experimental Music

Trajectories (2014) by Sigurður Guðjónsson and Anna Þorvaldsdóttir will be performed at the International Festival for Experimental Music in Hamburg on January 17th. The piece will be performed by American pianist Ju-Ping Song at klub katarakt as part of the 2019 edition of the festival. Trajectories is a collaborative work between Sigurður Guðjónsson and composer Anna Þorvaldsdóttir,

Oh, So Quiet opens in Gerðarsafn

Dodda Maggý, Sigurður Guðjónsson and Steina are among the artists whose work will be presented at the exhibition Oh, So Quiet which opens in Gerðarsafn on Saturday January 12th at 4 pm. „The exhibition consists of films, sound- and video works by both Icelandic and international contemporary artists. While the works may be different in style