Current exhibitions


Erró, Maður með blóm/Man with a Flower, 1985.

Erró and Art History

6 Sep 14 - 27 Sep 15

Erró is well known for creating his own visual world in his collages; and in this exhibition we see works in which he has borrowed images and fragments of pictures by some of the leading artists in history, such as Picasso and Léger.

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Tomas Saraceno, untitled, 2010


20 Sep 14 – 18 Jan 15

This international exhibition comprises works by seven artists: Tomas Saraceno (Argentina), Ernesto Neto (Brazil), Ragna Róbertsdóttir (Iceland), Ryuji Nakamura and Rintaro Hara (Japan), Mona Hatoum (Lebanon) and Monika Grzymala (Poland).

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Gunter Damisch, Rotfeldwege,1993.

Gunter Damisch: Worlds and Ways

1. Nov 14 - 25. Jan 15

This exhibition is a selection of works by Gunter Damisch (b. 1958) from the 1980s to 2013. On display are both graphic works which Damisch has given the Reykjavík Art Museum and a selection of other works by him.

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Sirra Sigrún Sigurðardóttir: Flatland

1 Nov 14 - 25. Jan 15

In her Flatland Sirra Sigrún (b. 1977) juxtaposes structural stasis with movement by integrating video with text, movement and sculpture. The title Flatland is a reference, among other things, to a book of that title published in 1884, a satirical portrayal of the social hierarchy using the language of mathematics and geometry.

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Kjarval: Top Soil

27 Sep 14 – 4 Jan 15

For the exhibition Top Soil Eriksson has selected paintings and drawings by Kjarval, which will be shown along with new work by Eriksson himself in appreciation of Kjarval’s art.

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Andreas Eriksson, Kofi TedKaczynskis/ TedKaczynskisCabin, 2004.

Andreas Eriksson: Roundabouts

27 Sep 14 - 4 Jan 15

Andreas Eriksson (b. 1975 in Björsäter, Sweden) is one of the most acclaimed Swedish artists of his generation. He represented Sweden at the Nordic Pavilion at the 2011 Venice Biennale and his works have been shown widely.

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A posteriori: House, Sculpture

13 Sep 14 - 1 Feb 15

A posteriori, or from what comes after, a translation from early 17th century Latin, presents, a selection of artworks with original references to buildings or houses. Artists in the exhibition have created the works, either from existing or fabricated architecture, to construct impressions of memories.

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Events & education

The Reykjavik Art Museum offers different events and lectures in connection with the exhibitions.

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