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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MUGGUR - GUÐMUNDUR THORSTEINSSON 3.10.2021 - 13.2.2022 Listasafn Íslands

The exhibition will explore Muggur’s extraordinary visual world, which spans many fields: fantasy worlds where graceful princes and princesses live in beautiful palaces; the dark and terrifying world of trolls; landscape and bucolic bliss in Iceland; memories of travel to faraway places; the merciful world of faith where Christ cures the sick; as well as humorous drawings and folklore themes.

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