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Aslaug Thorlacius – Christmas at Látrar – A choir concert In 1878 a new shepherd was appointed to the farm Látrar á Látraströnd, the nine-year-old Sæmundur Tryggvi Sæmundsson. As an adult, he recalls his first Christmas Eve at Látrar. …

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FM 103,9 – Drive in literature

On December 18, 19, and 20 the Shed hosted a literary program from its temporary location in front of the Nordic House in Vatnsmýri. Conceived as a sort of drive-in, …

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Dodda Maggý – ÆSA The sound installation Æsa (2013) is a ten-part choral work composed especially for the Shed. The work, which occupies the vague terrain between music and sound art, can be …

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Húbert Nói – Conscious The darkroom of the mind. Early in his carrier the exhibition space and its interior became one of Jóhannesson’s location of surveys. How the exterior develops and is stored …

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Hrafnkell Sigurðsson – SMÍÐ Am I somewhere? Somehow, one gets the feeling of being – an individual and part of a whole, a community, a settlement, a nation. We reflect ourselves in the …

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William and Jane – The Norwegian House in Stykkishólmur

While it’s safe to say that these buildings differ greatly both in size and appearance, they share the preservation of a collection of ideas, stories, transience, and inner as well …

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Erling Jóhannesson – Ugliness is beautiful, beauty ugly – DesignMarch

Throughout history and still today, people have wrestled with the aesthetics of form. Jewelry is more often than not evaluated on a purely aesthetic basis, and its purpose is first …

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Árni Páll Jóhannsson – A Slower Speed of Light

This exhibition by Árni Páll Jóhannsson, entitled A Slower Speed of Light, was an ominous piece best viewed under low light. Inside the Shed was a black light that took …

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02-næturvarp 2013

Sigurður Guðjónsson – Næturvarp A new video work by Sigurður Guðjónsson entitled Næturvarp (Night Projection). A green light and horizontal black lines lit up the Shed, thus turning the exhibition space and the …

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