• Louisa Matthasdttir

    Louisa Matthasdttir

    Louisa Matthasdttir (1917-2000) was one of the most progressive artists of her generation. Complete and explicit canvases, and pure and simple colors, are strong characteristics of her work. Louisa studied in Europe and the US, residing in New York from 1942.Read more.

  • Christmas opening time

    Christmas opening time

    December 23ʳᵈ10am - 5pm
    December 24ᵗʰClosed
    December 25ᵗʰClosed
    December 26ᵗʰ - 30ᵗʰ10am - 5pm
    December 31ˢᵗClosed
    January 1ˢᵗClosed
    January 2ⁿᵈ10 am - 5pm

  • Program 2017

    Program 2017

    At Akureyri Art Museum 2017 is an unusual year. Construction work at the top floor of the building started in February and therefore work at the museum will be carried out differently during 2017, with Ketilhs as the main exhibition space, accommodating diverse exhibitions and various artists.HEREyou can read the full program.


    • Opening Hours

      June - August
      Every day 10 am - 5 pm
      Admission 500 ISK

      September - May
      Tuesdays to Sundays 12 noon - 5 pm
      No admission
      Closed: December 24ᵗʰ, 25ᵗʰ, 31ˢᵗ, January 1ˢᵗ

    • Location

      Click on map to see where
      we are located.

      Due to renovations Akureyri Art Museums main gallery is now closed.
      We will open a bigger and better Museum again, in the spring of 2018.

      The main exhibition space is now in Akureyri Art Museum, Ketilhs,
      next doordown the street.