Exhibitions

DEATH IS ELSEWHERE 7.5.2021 - 19.9.2021 Listasafn Íslands

During the bright summer months, the National Gallery of Iceland shows the video installation Death Is Elsewhere by Ragnar Kjartansson – filmed one Icelandic summer night, when darkness never falls. This seven-channel work is one of the large-scale video installations which have been prominent in Ragnar‘s art in recent years, where repetition, time and space play important roles. 

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Barren Land 30.1.2021 - 25.4.2021 Listasafn Íslands

The National Gallery of Iceland presents an exhibition of the art of Georg Guðni (1961 2011), comprising a selection of the artist’s landscape paintings from the last years of his career.

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Threads of Art 12.9.2020 - 24.1.2021 Listasafn Íslands

 
Kynningarmynd Solastalgia

Solastalgia 5.7.2020 - 10.1.2021 Listasafn Íslands

Reykjavik Art Festival

 

Solastalgia is an immersive installation by an internationally recognized transdisciplinary artistic team, mixing augmented reality (AR) with contemporary art, multisensorial effects and cutting edge sound design.

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TREASURES OF A NATION 7.4.2020 - 14.2.2021 Listasafn Íslands

 

High Plane VI 7.2.2020 - 3.1.2021 Listasafn Íslands

 
Mats Gustafson

Mats Gustafson 7.2.2020 - 30.8.2020 Listasafn Íslands

 

Electromagnetic Objects 6.2.2020 - 31.12.2020 Listasafn Íslands

 
Vatn og blóð, Gjörningaklúbburinn 2019

The Icelandic Love Corporation 9.11.2019 - 1.3.2020 Listasafn Íslands

WATER AND BLOOD

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Sigurjón Ólafsson Fótboltamennirnir

A Story Unfolds 19.10.2019 - 3.1.2021 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

 
Jóhanna Kristín Yngvadóttir,  Á Ögurstundu, 1987

Soliloquy 12.10.2019 - 26.1.2020 Listasafn Íslands

JÓHANNA KRISTÍN YNGVADÓTTIR RETROSPECTIVE

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Verk eftir Huldu Hákon

HULDA HÁKON / WHO ARE YOUR PEOPLE? 24.5.2019 - 29.9.2019 Listasafn Íslands

HULDA HÁKON RETROSPECTIVE

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AMY'S DONATION 8.3.2019 - 12.5.2019 Listasafn Íslands

Benefactor enriches collection

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Steina spilar violin power

VIOLIN POWER I 8.2.2019 - 31.12.2019 Listasafn Íslands

 
Kynningarmynd með sýningu

Beirút, Beyrut, Beyrouth, Beyrout 8.2.2019 - 31.3.2019 Listasafn Íslands

 
Dunganon Véfrétt

Oracles 6.10.2018 - 27.1.2019 Listasafn Íslands

KARL EINARSSON DUNGANON

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Atkvæðaseðill 1918

BLOSSOMING 17.7.2018 - 16.12.2018 Listasafn Íslands

ICELAND'S 100 YEARS AS A SOVEREIGN STATE

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Bókfell

PERGAMENT 23.5.2018 Listasafn Íslands

BY STEINA (STEINUNN BRIEM BJARNADÓTTIR VASULKA)

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Bókfell

STEINA - PERGAMENT 18.5.2018 - 31.12.2018 Listasafn Íslands

 
Nátttröllið á glugganum

KORRIRÓ OG DILLIDÓ 15.5.2018 - 31.12.2020 Safn Ásgríms Jónssonar

PICTURES OF FOLKLORE AND FAIRYTALES BY ÁSGRÍMUR JÓNSSON

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Helgi Þorgils

OTHER HATS - Icelandic printmaking 11.5.2018 - 23.9.2018 Listasafn Íslands

 
Elina Brotherus

ELINA BROTHERUS 16.2.2018 - 24.6.2018 Listasafn Íslands

RULES OF THE GAME

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ANGE LECCIA 2.11.2017 - 4.2.2018 Listasafn Íslands

LA MER

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Asger Jorn og Sigurjón Ólafsson

TWO COMRADES 21.10.2017 - 7.10.2018 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

ASGER JORN & SIGURJÓN ÓLAFSSON

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Orka

ORKA 18.9.2017 - 22.4.2018 Listasafn Íslands

VASULKA CHAMBER 

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Comparative Vandalism Asger Jorn

Comparative Vandalism 26.8.2017 - 21.1.2018 Listasafn Íslands

ARCHIVE PHOTOGRAPHS FROM ASGER JORN'S SCANDINAVIAN INSTITUTE OF COMPARATIVE VANDALISM

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Selma aldarminning

Dr. Selma Jónsdóttir – Centennial 22.8.2017 - 22.10.2017 Listasafn Íslands

 
Taugafold VII - forsíðuborði 3

HRAFNHILDUR ARNARDÓTTIR / SHOPLIFTER 26.5.2017 - 22.10.2017 Listasafn Íslands

TAUGAFOLD VII / NERVESCAPE VII

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Steina - Pyroglyphs

STEINA 4.3.2017 - 20.8.2017 Listasafn Íslands

PYROGLYPHS

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Art of Memory 20.1.2017 - 12.9.2017 Listasafn Íslands

 

UPSIDEDOME 1.12.2016 - 11.12.2016 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

 
Mynd: David Horvitz, Let Us Keep Our Own Noon

Let us keep our own noon, 2013 19.11.2016 - 21.12.2016 Listasafn Íslands

 

JOAN JONAS Reanimation detail, 2010 / 2012 26.10.2016 - 26.2.2017 Listasafn Íslands

 

Frightening Nature 2.10.2016 - 15.9.2017 Safn Ásgríms Jónssonar

 
Valtýr Pétursson í vinnustofu sinni

Valtýr Pétursson 24.9.2016 - 26.3.2017 Listasafn Íslands

 

T E X T 15.9.2016 - 14.5.2017 Listasafn Íslands

SELECTED TEXT-BASED WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF PÉTUR ARASON AND RAGNA RÓBERTSDÓTTIR

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ASSEMBLAGE 3.9.2016 - 17.9.2017 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

Sigurjón Ólafsson's wooden constructions

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Hrynjandi hvera

THE RHYTHM OF GEYSERS 17.6.2016 - 11.9.2016 Listasafn Íslands

 

Berlinde de Bruyckere 21.5.2016 - 4.9.2016 Listasafn Íslands

 

LIGHTPAINT 7.5.2016 - 9.10.2016 Listasafn Íslands

 

EN PLAIN AIR - ALONG THE SOUTH COAST 5.2.2016 - 18.9.2016 Safn Ásgríms Jónssonar

 

FEMALE IDOLS 5.2.2016 - 29.5.2016 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

 

UDSTILLING AF ISLANDSK KUNST 21.1.2016 - 11.9.2016 Listasafn Íslands

 

TUMI MAGNÚSSON 15.1.2016 - 8.1.2017 Listasafn Íslands

 

QUARTET 15.1.2016 - 1.5.2016 Listasafn Íslands

CHANTAL JOFFE, GAUTHIER HUBERT, JOCKUM NORDSTRÖM, TUMI MAGNÚSSON

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TUMI MAGNÚSSON 1.1.2016 - 31.12.2016 Listasafn Íslands

Sound work and Installation in the corridor of the museum building 

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„Rökkur“ eftir nínu sæmundsson

NÍNA SÆMUNDSSON - ART IN A CHANGING WORLD 6.11.2015 - 17.1.2016 Listasafn Íslands

 

REFLECTION 11.10.2015 - 30.11.2015 Safn Ásgríms Jónssonar

 

NÍNA TRYGGVADÓTTIR - poetcast 18.9.2015 - 31.12.2015 Listasafn Íslands

 

SAGA - NARRATIVE art 22.5.2015 - 6.9.2015 Listasafn Íslands

 

Interplay - Sigurjón Ólafsson & Finn Juhl 23.4.2015 - 30.8.2015 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

Sculptures by Sigurjón Ólafsson and furnitures by the Danish designer and architect Finn Juhl

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SEQUENCES art festival 13.4.2015 - 19.4.2015 14:00 - 18:00 Safn Ásgríms Jónssonar

 

WOMEN STEP FORWARD – PORTRAITS OF 30 WOMEN OF ICELANDIC ART 13.2.2015 - 10.5.2015 Listasafn Íslands

Exhibition at the occasion of the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote in Iceland.

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A Kassen Carnegie Art Award 2014 13.2.2015 - 10.5.2015 Listasafn Íslands

 
kynningarmynd fyrir vídeósýningu

IN THE CRACK OF THE LAND - UNA LORENZEN 5.2.2015 - 1.4.2015 Listasafn Íslands

Video screenings at the National Gallery's Café

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mynd eftit Ásgrím Jónsson

In the light of the days 1.2.2015 - 15.9.2015 Safn Ásgríms Jónssonar

 

AN ARTIST AT THE SAGA SITES 31.1.2015 - 22.3.2015 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

Drawings by the Danish painter Johannes Larsen from his journeys to Iceland in 1927 and 1930.

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SUBSTANCE - SIGRÚN HRÓLFSDÓTTIR 4.12.2014 - 31.1.2015 Listasafn Íslands

 

JÓN ÓSKAR - NEW WORKS 7.11.2014 - 8.2.2015 Listasafn Íslands

 

THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF ICELAND 1884-2014 - SELECTED WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION 7.11.2014 - 8.2.2015 Listasafn Íslands

An exhibition of selected works from the collection of The National Gallery of Iceland at the museum's 130-year anniversary.

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VIDEOWORKS - SIGURÐUR GUÐJÓNSSON 7.11.2014 - 3.12.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

MACHINE VISION - STEINA & WOODY VASULKA 2.10.2014 - 2.11.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

MADELEINE - DODDA MAGGY 4.9.2014 - 30.9.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

50 VIDEO PORTRAITS - SNORRI ÁSMUNDSSON 7.8.2014 - 31.8.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

AT TWILIGHT 5.7.2014 - 28.9.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

REAL DELICACIES - 9 VIDEO ARTISTS FROM BRAZIL 3.7.2014 - 31.7.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

PIANO 29.5.2014 - 29.6.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

TRACKS IN SAND - SIGURJÓN ÓLAFSSON RETROSPECTIVE 23.5.2014 - 30.11.2014 Listasafn Sigurjóns Ólafssonar

 

TRACKS IN SAND - SIGURJÓN ÓLAFSSON RETROSPECTIVE 23.5.2014 - 26.10.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

"PULL YOURSELF TOGETHER" - NINA LASSILA 1.5.2014 - 31.5.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

LETTRES À LA MER 3.4.2014 - 25.4.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

LOOKING AT THE BIG SKY 6.3.2014 - 27.3.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

THINK LESS - FEEL MORE - THE ICELANDIC LOVE CORPORATION 20.2.2014 - 28.2.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

A STORY OF A CREATION - SIGGA BJÖRG SIGURÐARDÓTTIR 6.2.2014 - 28.2.2014 Listasafn Íslands

 

MEMENTO MORI – Sara Riel 5.7.2013 - 25.8.2013 Listasafn Íslands

 

OLD TREASURES 8.2.2013 - 5.5.2013 Listasafn Íslands