• Creation of Childhood 2018

    Creation of Childhood 2018

    This is the fifth yearly exhibition with the title Creation of Childhood. The aim is to stimulate creative work and creative thinking of school children from the age of two to sixteen. Participants are children, artists, Akureyri Toy Museum. The exhibitionis a cooperation in constant development...Read more.

  • Rupture


    Bergr Morthens (born 1979) graduated from the Akureyri School of Visual Arts in 2004 and finished an MA degree from Valand University, Gothenburg, Sweden in 2015. He has held solo exhibitions in Iceland, Romania and Sweden and participated in group exhibitions in Iceland, Greece, Sweden and Denmark.Read more.

  • Program 2018

    Program 2018

    At Akureyri Art Museum 2018 is an unusual year. Construction work that started last year will be finished in the summer. The two buildings that made up the Museum will be joined through a connecting annex.Until then the main exhibition space will be in Ketilhs, accommodating diverse exhibitions and various artists.Click for 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 summer of 2018.

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