Icelandic Art 1900-1950: From Landscape to Abstract Art, Exhibition opening, Saturday 1 June at 4 p.m. at Kjarvalsstaðir
Jón Stefánsson, Sumarnótt, Lómar við Þjórsá, 1929
The exhibition gives an overview of Icelandic art from 1900-1950. It focuses on four subjects: Romantic and Radical 1900-1930, Landscape 1930-1950, The Human Scale 1930-1950 and New radicalism and the beginning of the abstract 1940–1950. The exhibition brings about 200 paintings from 40 artists from this period. Curator is Ólafur Kvaran.
Printed of the web Reykjvik Art Museum, www.reykjvikartmuseum.is 08.35.2013