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Tales from the Vault: Sculptures Inspired by Literature Exhibition opening, Ásmundarsafn

The exhibition Tales from the Vault: Sculptures Inspired by Literature will be opened at Ásmundur Sveinsson Sculpture Museum, Ásmundarsafn, on Saturday 11th of May at 4 p.m. Icelandic folklore, myth, poetry and other literary subjects are common in the sculptures of Ásmundur Sveinsson (1893-1982). Comprising key works from the museum’s collection, the exhibition explores the literary motifs that inspired this important pioneer of Icelandic sculpture.



Printed of the web Reykjvik Art Museum, www.reykjvikartmuseum.is 07.04.2015