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Icelandic Realism: The Naked Truth

Þorgrímur Einarsson is an Icelandic, self-taught painter who was introduced to painting almost by accident while studying music in the Netherlands. After graduation as a composer from the Royal Conservatory

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SHOPLIFTER | The beast, wildness and nature

As a teenager, Hrafnhildur Arnardóttir, came across a “victorian memory flower” in an antique shop in Reykjavík. “It’s an old craft developed in Europe in the 1600’s and repeated with

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New housing for The Living Art Museum

The Living Art Museum or Nýló is one of the oldest artist-run museum and a venue for contemporary visual art in Europe. It is committed to the presentation of work

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Interview: Kristjana S Williams – at London’s Map House

A few weeks ago I traveled down to London’s Southeast Chelsea to attend a private exhibition opening for Icelandic artist, Kristjana S Williams. Held at London’s own Map House I

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