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RÓSA GÍSLADÓTTIR EXHIBITS AT SKÁLHOLT

Rósa Gísladóttir’s exhibition Displacement opens at 11:30 in Skálholt on Saturday August 18th. On display are geometric and symmetrical sculptures made of jesmonite, originally shown in Rome in 2012.

The exhibition is a part of the annual festival of the arts in Skálholt, one of country´s most important historic sites and the cultural and spiritual center of the country for centuries.

For further information on Rósa and her works, please visit the artist’s website.

 


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Dodda Maggý at Winter Lights Festival

Dodda Maggý premieres her newest work, Aureole (2021), at this year’s Winter Lights Festival in Reykjavík over the course of 4.-7. February 2021. The installation will be located at Reykjavík’s City Hall and will be performed from 6 to 9 pm each day of the festival. Visit winterlightsfestival.is for further information or drop us a line at

BERG Contemporary exhibitions nominated for the Icelandic Art Prize

We are proud of this year’s nominations for the Icelandic Art Prize. Sirra Sigrún Sigurðardóttir & Selma Hreggviðsdóttir are nominated for their exhibition LJÓSVAKI // ÆTHER 1.0.1. at BERG Contemporary in 2020. Haraldur Jónsson is nominated for his ongoing solo exhibition Ljósavél / Apertures, currently on view in our gallery. A well-deserved congratulations to them

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