The annual “Workshop Seyðisfjörður” began in middle February for the graduating class of fine art art students in the Icelandic Academy of the Arts. The process ends with an exhibition that opens March 1 in Skaftfell.
The workshop is a collaboration between the Icelandic Academy of the Arts, the Dieter Roth Academy, the Technical Museum of East Iceland and Skaftfell – Center for Visual Art.
Students: Andreas Jari Juhani Toriseva, Brynjar Helgason, Freyja Eilíf Logadóttir, Grétar Mar Sigurðsson, Hanna Kristín Birgisdóttir, Heiða Björg Valbjörnsdóttir, Helena Aðalsteinsdóttir, Ævar Glói Gunnarsson, Karl Torsten, Katrina Mogensen, Logi Leó Gunnarsson, Nína Óskarsdóttir, Óskar Kristinn Vignisson, Sigrún Hlín Sigurðardóttir, Steinunn Lukka Sigurðadóttir, Una Björg Magnúsdóttir, ÃrÃ¶stur Valgarðsson
Curators: Björn Roth and Kristján Steingrímur
Previous workshops and exhibitions:
2012,Â SkÃ¡skegg Ã¡ VHS+CD
2011,Â Annan hvern dag, Ã¡ Ã¶Ã°rum staÃ°
2010,Â Hand Traffic In The Box
2007,Â El Grillo
2005,Â Austrumu kontakts
2003,Â Akustinen Estetiikka
2002,Â Skaftfell, On the RÃ³t – 80 animals
2001,Â Skaftfell Ã¡ FÃ¦ri