HILDIGUNNUR BIRGISDÓTTIR

EDUCATION

2000 - 2003 BA from the Icelandic Academy of the Arts

2002 - 2003 Kuvataideakatemia in Helsinki.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2019

UNIVERSAL SUGAR, ASÍ Art Museum, Westaman Islands and Garðabær, Iceland

 

2017

TIME PASSES: Camera accidentally taking video instead of still pictures, Stairway, Vesturgata 7, Sequences Art Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland

a, b, c, d, e & f, i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2015

Presenting papers, ANNAELLEGALLERY, Stockholm, Sweden

 

2014 - 2015

Matinée, Sirka 1715, Reykjavík

 

2014

[carpet], 002 Gallerí, Hafnafjörður, Iceland

 

2014

Selfsame (with Bjarki Bragason and Claudia Hausfeld), Hverfisgallerí, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2013

Nacho Cheese (with Anna Hrund Másdóttir), Kling & Bang, Reykjavik 2011

 

2011

Nebula, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2010

Plenty, Mosfellsbær Artspace, Mosfellsbær, Iceland

 

2008

Branch Collection, Reykjavik Art Festival, Safnasafn, Svalbarðsströnd, Iceland

On the pointlessness of all things, Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik

 

2005

Round and Round II, Skotgallerí, Reykjavík, Iceland

 

2004

Round and Round, Gallery Vesturveggur, Skaftfell, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2019

Amy's Donation, Listasafn Íslands - The National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2018

BÆKLINGAR, Open, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2016

(In)visible dreams and streams, Norden Office, Vilnius, Lithuania

Experiment - Clay and more, Hafnarborg Centre of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnafjörður

Infinite Next, Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland

 

2014

The Palace of the Summerland, Ragnar Kjartansson and friends, TBA21, Vienna, Austria

 

2013

Civilization - Monumental Materialism, The Colony, PS1 MoMA, New York, USA

 

2013

Works on paper, i8 gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

2012

Tómið; horfin verk Kristins Péturssonar, Listasafn Árnesinga, Hveragerði, Iceland

 

2011

In Between, Hafnarborg Centre of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnafjörður, Iceland

Somewhere along those lines, Reykjanesbær Art Museum, Keflavik, Iceland

 

2010

Listveisla 1, Safnasafn, Svalbarðsströnd

 

2009

Fokhelt, exhibition in an unfinished "inflation" house, Breiðakur 17-19, Garðabær, Iceland

Remains, Natural History Museum of Kópavogur, Kópavogur, Iceland

 

2008

Drummsolo, Gallerí Kling og Bang, Reykjavík, Iceland

Hills and valleys, outdoor exhibition, Skarðsströnd, Iceland

 

2006

Færópró, Gjógv, Faroe Islands

 

2005

Nornir og föðurmorð, The Nordic House, Reykjavík, Iceland

Cute, Nýlistasafnið- The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland

Cute, Lýsuhóll, Snæfellsnes, Iceland

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

 

2017

awarded 6 months from the Visual Artist's Salary Fund

 

2012

awarded 18 months from the Visual Artist's Salary Fund

 

2011

awarded Stephan and Adriana Benediktson Fellowship for Icelandic Artists

 

2010

first prize in a closed competition on artwork for the entire front of Reykjavik School of Visual Arts

 

2009

awarded 6 months from the Visual Artist's Salary Fund

 

2006

publishing grant from The Icelandic Visual Art Copyright Association

 

MEMBERSHIPS

 

The Living Art museum Confederation of Icelandic Artists (board member) Center for Icelandic Art (board member)

 

PRIVATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

National Gallery of Iceland

Reykjavik Art Museum

Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum