Curriculum Vitae

Kristín  Gunnlaugsdóttir
e-mail: kgg@islandia.is

Unnarbraut 20
170 Seltjarnarnes
Iceland

Mobile +354 694 7870

 

 

Education:

1983 – 1984 College of Art – Akureyri

1984 – 1987 Icelandic Academy of Arts and Crafts

1987 – 1988 Icon painting in a convent in Rome, Italy

1988 – 1993 Accademia delle Belle Arti – Florence, Italy

1995 “Oro e colore”, gilding workshop, Laboratorio scuola, Florence, Italy

 

 

Solo exhibitions since 2000:

 

2017 SuperBlack, w.Margét Jónsdóttir, The North Atlantic House, Copenhagen.

2016 Reformation, Neskirkja, Reykjavik

2016 Blue, Skumaskot, Reykjavik

2014 Maria meets Maria, w Detel Aurand, Kreuzberg, Berlin

2014 Kláði,verkur, sviði,bólga og pirringur, w Margrét Jónsdóttir, Medical Museum Nesstofa, Seltjarnarnes

2014 Gallery Flora, Akureyri

2013 Creations/Sköpunarverk, The Icelandic National Art Gallery

2011 Retrospective, Akureyri Art Museum

2010 My treasures/Gullin mín, Gallery Studio Stafn, october, Reykjavik, Iceland

2010 Tapestries, Icelandic Printmakers Association, Reykjavik, Iceland

2009 Weingut Hubert Sandhofer, Burgenland, Austria

2007 Gallery Turpentine, Reyjavík, The Mountain Land

2007 Seltjarnarnes church

2007 The Mountain Land, International Cultural Centre Caisa, Helsinki, Finland

2006 Gallery Box, Akureyri

2005 Reykjanes Art Museum

2000 Hallgríms Church, Reykjavík

 

Major joint exhibitions since 2000:

 

2015 Woman´s lot/Kvennaveldið, Art Museum of Reykjanesbær

2015 Stagework/ jazz concert w. Hot Eskimos and Nils Landgren, Harpa Music Hall, Reykjavik

2015 Black Angel/Tang quartet, Singapore Art Festival, Singapore

2015 Safnahúsið, The Museum House, Reykjavik

2015 Stigamót, Counseling Center for Survivors of Sexual Abuse and Violence, Reykjavik

2015 Just Painted, Reykjavik Art Museum

2015 The Water Carrier, Reykjavik Art Museum

2014 Icelandic Portrets, Akureyri Art Museum

2012 Art Without Boundaries, Art Room, Mosfellsbær

2009 Artweek , Library of Seltjarnarnes

2007 The Golden Brush “INDIGO” Kópavogur Art Museum

2007 Artweek, Church of Akureyri

2006 The Nordic Cultural House, The Faroe Islands

2006 'Paintings of the ´80' The National Art Museum, Reykjavík

2005 Hoffmansgallerí, Rvk.Academy

2005 The Golden Brush, Gallery Terpentine, Reykjavík

2005 The Romanovs in Russia, Kopavogur Art Museum

2005 Hallgrims Church, w. Margrét Jónsdóttir.

2002 Akureyri in Art, Museum of Modern Art, Akureyri.

2002 Carnegie Awards in Reykjavík, Oslo, Copenhagen, London, Helsinki, Gothenburg.

2002 The Golden Brush, Art Museum of Reykjanesbær.

2001 Vídalín´s Church, Garðabær.

2000 Gerduberg Community Centre

2000 The Golden Brush, Municipal Art Museum, Reykjavík

 

Books:

 

2017 SuperBlack, The North Atlantic House, Copenhagen

2013 Creations, Eyja publication 2013, Icelandic National Art Gallery.

2011 Beneath the Rose/ Retrospective, Eyja publication 2011, Art Museum of Akureyri.

 

Awards & commissions:

 

2014 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry for Culture

2013 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry for Culture

2012 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry for Culture

2009 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry For Culture

2009 Town Council of Seltjarnarnes, “Opinberun”

2008 Artist of Seltjarnarnes

2005 Altarpiece for the church of Reykjanesbær

2002 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry For Culture

1999 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry For Culture

1999 Altarpiece for the church of Stykkishólmur

1998 Svavar Gudjonsson Award

1997 Artist of the Year – Akureyri

1995 Work commissioned for the Pharmacy of Vesturbær

1992 Stipendium – Icelandic Ministry For Culture

1991 Scholarship – Icelandic Ministry For Culture

1987 Cooperative Art Fund – Akureyri

 

Works owned by:

 

National Icelandic Art Gallery

The Municipal Art Museum of Reykjavík

The Art Museum of Akureyri

The University Art Museum in Reykjavík

The Art Museum of Hallgrims Church

The Art Museum of Reykjanesbær

School of Skálholt

Town Council of Seltjarnarnes

Church of Akureyri

The Hospital of Landspítalinn

Hospital of Landakot

The Hospital of Reykjavík

The Nursing Centre of Kópavogur

Air Traffic Control of Iceland

Icelandair

Church of Stykkishólmur

Church of Reykjanesbær

Other private collectors and companys