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Aslaug Thorlacius – Christmas at Látrar – A choir concert

aslaugthorlacius.com 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

doddamaggy.info 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

hubertnoi.com 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

hrafnkellsigurdsson.com 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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Sigurður Guðjónsson – Næturvarp

sigurdurgudjonsson.net 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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