• A! Open Call

    A! Open Call

    This year A! Performance Festival announces for the second time an open call for performers, actors, dancers, visual artists and others interested in contributing to the festivals 6thedition taking place on October 1st - 4th 2020.The festival presents a variety of performances and theatre-based projects by all kind of artists. Read more.

  • Light Beyond / Light of Spirit

    Light Beyond / Light of Spirit

    Eln Pjet. Bjarnason (1924 - 2009) was born in Iceland and raised in Akureyri, but lived in Copenhagen from the age of 21 onwards. She studied fine art at the Royal Academy of Art in Copenhagen; first painting with Vilhelm Lundstrm 1945-1950, then murals with Elof Risebye 1958-1959 and finally graphic arts with Holger J. Jensen 1962.Read more.

  • Artist Residency

    Artist Residency

    Akureyri Art Museums new artist residency is now open for applications. Applications are for until December 2020.A committee will select applicants and inform them within a months time. The guest artists who will be selected have one week to except/decline.During their stay, it is possible for the artists to have a small exhibition in the studio.Read more.


    • Opening Hours

      October - April
      Every day12 noon - 5 pm
      except December 24, 25, 31
      and January 1
      Admission 1800 ISK

      May - September
      Every day 10 am - 5 pm
      Admission 1800 ISK

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