• Akureyri Art Museum

    Akureyri Art Museum

    Gunnar Kr. – For the Sake of the Form. The visual art of Gunnar Kr. is characterised by momentum and power, which materialises in a variety of ways. He has, for example, sketched jet black lead suns and carved a steel flower with a cutting torch. Immense energy lies in the tension between the artist’s expression through form and the material that he uses. 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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