Curriculum Vitae

Kristín Guðrún Gunnlaugsdóttir
e-mail: kgg@islandia.is

Unnarbraut 20
170 Seltjarnarnes
Iceland

Tel: +354 552 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

1986 – 1987 Lifssyn, School of Self Realitation, Erla Stefansdottir, Reykjavik, Iceland

1997 – 1999 Lifssyn, School of Self Realitation, Erla Stefansdottir, Reykjavik, Iceland

1999 Courses in Shamanism, I, II, Course of Chakras, Lifssyn, Reykjavik Iceland

2008 Meditation Courses of Chakras, I and II, Björg Einarsdottir, Reykjavik, Iceland

2009 – 2013 School of Astrology, Gunnlaugur Gudmundsson, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

Solo exhibitions since 2000:

 

2016 “Reformation” Neskirkja, Reykjavik

2016 “Blue” Skumaskot, Reykjavik

2015 “Blue” The Ateliér of the artist

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 Red Rose at jazz concert w. Hot Eskimos and Nils Landgren, Harpa Music Hall, Reykjavik

2015 Singapore Art Festival, Singapore, with Tang quartet, Black Angel by George Burns

2015 Safnahúsið, The Museum House, Reykjavik

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

2015 Reykjavik Art Museum, “Just Painted 1 ”

2015 Reykjavik Art Museum, Asmundarsafn, “The Water Carrier – Mountain +Woman

2014 Icelandic Portrets, Akureyri Art Museum

2012 Art Without Boundaries, List án Landamæra, with Elín Ólafsdóttir, Art Room, Mosfellsbær.

2009 Artweek , Library of Seltjarnarnes.

2007 The Golden Brush “INDIGO” Kópavogur Art Museum.

2007 Artweek in the Church of Akureyri, 28 April – 6 May.

2006 The Faroe Islands Art Museum and icelandic painters with Odd Nerdrum.

2006 “Paintings of the ´80” The National Art Museum, Reykjavík.

2005 Hoffmansgallerí, Rvk.Academy at Hringbraut, Icelandic painters.

2005 The Golden Brush in Gallery Terpentine, Reykjavík.

2005 “The Romanovs in Russia”, Art Museum of Kópavogur.

2005 Hallgrims Church with 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, “Þetta vil ég sjá”.

2000 Kjarvalsstaðir, Municipal Art Museum, Reykjavík “The Golden Brush”.

Books:

2011 Retrospective, “Beneath the Rose”. Eyja publication 2011. Exh.Art Museum of Akureyri.

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

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 Guðjónsson 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 Hallgríms 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