MENNTUN / EDUCATION

2001-2002
M.A. Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, London, UK

1988-1990
Jan Van Eyck Akademie, Maastricht, The Netherlands

1983-1987
Icelandic College of Arts and Crafts, Reykjavik, Iceland

EINKASÝNINGAR / SOLO EXHIBTIONS

2018

“Resolution”, Hverfisgallerí, Reykjavík

2017
“Urban Mountains”, Alþýðuhúsið Siglufirði, Iceland

2016
Gallery 78, Reykjavík

2015
Neskirkja, Reykjavík

2014
HS 96-14, Arion Hq, Reykjavík
i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland
Sweet Spin, Chinese European Art Center, Xiamen, People’s Republic of China

2013
Smíð / Fabrication, Menningarhúsið Skúrinn, installation at HB Grandi warehouse, Reykjavik, Iceland

2012
Galtaviti, Galtaviti Lighthouse, Iceland
Port City, Hafnarborg – The Hafnarfjördur Centre of Culture and Fine Art, Iceland

2011
Auto Body, Part I, SIM, Reykjavik, Iceland

2010
Gallery Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris, France

2009
National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland Uplift, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

2008
Prints of Body and Light, Gallerie Gabrielle Maubrie, Paris, France

Vorverk, Gallerí Box, Akureyri, Iceland

2006
Statements, Paris Photo, The Louvre, Paris, France Sud sud vestur, Keflavík, Iceland

2005
i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

2004
SAFN Reykjavík, Iceland Banananas, Reykjavík, Iceland

2002
EFTA, Building, Brussels, Belgium

2001
Vivid Tents, Gallery i8, Reykjavík, Iceland

2000
Portrait-Project, Dyrid, Reykjavík, Iceland

1997
The Groucho Club, London, UK

1996
The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland Painted Landscape, Gallery i8, Reykjavik, Iceland

1993
Solon Islandus, Reykjavik, Iceland
Gallery Van Den Berge, Goes, The Netherlands

1992
Gallery Van Den Berge, Goes, Iceland

1991
RUM 91, Lund ́s University, Lund, Sweden

Jan Van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, The Netherlands

HELSTU SAMSÝNINGAR / SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
“By Products”, Hverfisgallerí
“Embody”, Gerðasafn, Kópavogur Municipal Museum, Iceland
“Rolling Snowball 12”, Djúpivogur, Iceland
“The Journey Home”, Reykjavík Arts Festival

2017
“Other Hats” Icelandic printmaking. IPCNY – International Print Center, New York

2016
Rolling Snowball 7, Djúpivogur, Iceland
Trekking in Time, Ystad Konstmuseum, Ystad, Sweden.
Borrowed Time, Scandinavia House, New York
Borrowed Time, United Nations, New York
Fólk, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland

2015
Shadows, The Nothing Gallery, Valparaiso, Chile
Rolling Snowball 6, Djúpivogur, Iceland
Saga Island, Art & Narrative, Icelandic National Gallery. Reykjavík Saga Island
Art & Narrative, Kumu Art Museum, Tallin, Estonia

2014
Fljotandi, Ystad Konstmuseum, Ystad, Sveden
Rolling Snowball 5, Djúpivogur, Iceland
Places, Kalkþörungaverskmiðjan, Bíldudalur, Iceland
Your Compound View – Selection from the collection 1970-2010, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland.
Island – Kunst und Narration, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Recklinghausen, Germany

2013
Pathway, Rovaniemi Art Museum, Rovaniemi, Finland Pathway, Oulu Art Museum, Oulu, Finland

2011
Frontiers of Another Nature – Contemporary Photographic Art form Iceland, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany
Three Parts Whole, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland (curated by Gregory Volk)

2010
City States, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, UK
Alternative Eye, Reykjavik Art Museum – Kjarvalsstaðir, Reykjavík, Iceland
Spatial Reverberations, Pavel Haus, Bad Radkersburg, Austria
Old News, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
Skríllinn Gegn Ákæruvaldinu, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

2009
Dreams of the Sublime and Nowhere, Kunsti Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa, Finland
Hidden Treasures, National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

2008
Ferdalag / Journey, Eidar Art center / Reykjavík Art Festival, Iceland
Les Boréales, 5 Icelandic Artists, Frac-BN, France
Dreams of the Sublime and Nowhere in Icelandic Contemporary Art, Kjarvalsstadir, Reykjavik, Iceland
Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium
Iceland on the Edge, Bozar Expo, Brussels, Belgium

2007
Deja Vu, Casino of Dunkerque, France
Lanzarote Ensuentro Biennale
Sjónlist / Icelandic Visual Arts Awards, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland
Spazi aperti, Rumenian Academy, Rome, Italy
Weather Report, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Los Balcones, Las Palmas, Spain
Ingenuity – Photography and Engineering 1846-2006, Temporary Exhibitons Gallery, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon / BOZAR EXPO, Centre for Fine Arts, Brussels, Belgium

2006
Sequences – real time art festival, Reykjavik, Iceland Relative Warm, Reykjavik Academy, Iceland
Cold climate, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland Eiland, Grotta, Seltjarnarnes, Iceland
Images of the North, Reykjavik Academy, Iceland
The Suspended Moment, the MARCO, Vigo, Spain Art Centre
Tadu in Bangkok, Thailand
Art centre Z33 in Hasselt, Belgium
Centraal Museum Utrecht, the Netherlands

2005
The Suspended Moment, Crac Alsage, Altkirch, France
Ten days on the Island, Stanley, Tasmania
Brief Encounter, Reykjavik Academy, Iceland

2004
Ice, MDD. Museum, Deurle, Belgium
Cold Climates, apt Gallery, London, UK
Nordisk Panorama film festival, Reykjavik, Iceland

2003
I’m Desperate, Love me!, Catto contemporary, London, UK
Archetype Gallery, Brussels

2002
Nordic Photography, Gallery Elba Benitez, Madrid, Spain
XXVII Biennial De Pontevedra, Pontevedra, Spain
Kopavogur Municipal Museum, Iceland
Confronting Nature, Tretyakov Museum Moscow, Russia
Icelandic Photography, Moskva House of Photography, Moscow, Russia
Center of Attention, London, UK

2001
Icelandic Art, O Art Museum, Shinagava, Tokyo, Japan
Confronting Nature, Icelandic Art of the 20th Century, Corcoran Gallery, Washington D.C., USA
Milano Europe, Palazzo della Triennale, Milano, Italy
Go Europe, Museum of Photography, Brunswick, Australia

2000
The Epal Project, Epal, Reykjavík, Iceland
Árátta, Gerdarsafn, Kópavogur Municipal Museum, Iceland
En Dehors des Cartes, Centre Régional d ́art Contemporain Séte, France

1999
Landscapes, National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
Off the Map, Gerdarsafn / Kópavogur Municipal Museum, Kopavogur, Iceland

1998
Hunting of the Snark, The living Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
Nirvana, The Window Gallery, British Embassy, Prague, Czech Republic
Lundur, Lunds Konsthall, Lund, Sweden
Summer Exhibition, Listasafn Reykjavíkur / Reykjavík Municipal Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

1997
Recent Acquisitions, Listasafn Íslands / National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland

1996
Visions of Nature, Listasafn Reykjavíkur / Reykjavík Municipal Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland

1994
Icelandic Arts Festival, St Catharines Dock, London, UK

1993
Verk, Butlers Wharf, London, UK

1992
Iceland-Holland, The Water Tower, Vlissingen, The Netherlands

1991
View indicator, Gallery Van Den Berge, Goes, The Netherlands

VERK Í OPINBERRI EIGU / SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Portugal
FRAC Collection, Normandy, France
Bank of America, USA
Goetz Collection, Munich, Germany
H&F Collection, The Netherlands
Kopavogur Municipal Museum
Iceland Living Art Museum Reykjavik
Iceland National Gallery of Iceland
Reykjavik Municipal Museum, Iceland
Safn, Reykjavik, Iceland

VIÐURKENNINGAR / AWARDS

The Icelandic Visual Award. 2007