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THE ART OF CHESS - PUBLIC PROGRAMME SUNDAY, 25 JANURAY AT 2 AND 3 PM

THE ART OF CHESS - PUBLIC PROGRAMME SUNDAY, 25 JANURAY AT 2 AND 3 PM

2 pm. Artists' Talk. Oliver Clegg, Paul Fryer and Alistair Mackie discuss their works on show with curator Julia Royse.
3 pm. Panel Discussion. Curators Mark Sanders and Larry List partake in panel discussions on chess and art along with the director of the Reykjavik Art Museum, Hafthór Yngvason.

On display are fifteen unique chess sets and boards made by internationally renowned contemporary artists. Each chess set has its own concept reflecting the artists’ vivid imagination. Artists include Damien Hirst, Maurizio Cattelan, Rachel Whiteread and more. Curators: Mark Sanders, Julia Royse, and Larry List.



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