Heids Hlm

Heids Hlm
Hope I Don't Burn It All Down
Gallery 12

Heids Hlm (born 1991) is a visual artist who works in diverse media such as painting, drawing and performance.The starting point in her pictures is often personal experiences and memories that become raw material for the process, which swings between frivolous exaggeration, dark introspection and the creation of complete fiction. In this exhibition she searches for the humour in drama or the drama in humour and the imbalance found in this. The worksreflect the diversity of the human condition, mans influence on nature and mans influence resulting fromhis influence on nature.

Heids Hlm graduated from the Fine Arts Department of Akureyri School of Visual Arts 2016 and has aPgDip in visual arts from Glasgow School of Art 2020. This is her first solo exhibition in a museum. She hasheld and participated in various solo- and group exhibitions and festivals in Iceland and Europe. She livesin Seyisfjrur and works at the LungA School there.