• Akureyri Art Museum

    Akureyri Art Museum

    Joan Jonas - Volcano Saga, 1985. Exhibition opening, October 29ᵗʰ at 3 pm.
    Joan Jonas is one of the best known and most influential contemporary artists in the US. She represented the United States at the Venice Biennale in 2015 and has displayed her work in some of the world’s greatest art museums. Read more

  • Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús

    Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhús

    Thora Karlsdottir - Dress Performance. Thora Karlsdottir displays the results of a nine month long dress art performance, which was ongoing from March to December 2015. Dressing up in a new dress every morning and wearing a dress for every task, for 280 days; 40 weeks; nine months, is a challenge, which requires stamina and perseverance. Read more.

  • Program 2016

    Program 2016

    The program for 2016 at the Akureyri Art Museum is without a doubt diverse. It offers group exhibitions from various artists, solo exhibitions and exhibitions with a specific theme. Icelandic and international artists; older and more experienced artists as well as young, up-and-coming artists. HERE you can read the full program.


    • Opening Hours

      June - August
      Every day 10 am - 5 pm
      Admission 1000 ISK

      September - May
      Tuesdays to Sundays 12 noon - 5 pm
      No admission

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