24. October 2021 - 14:00

Curator Talk: Budding Earth

Curator Talk: Budding Earth
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Curator Markús Þór Andrésson talks about the exhibition Carl Boutard and Ásmundur Sveinsson: Budding Earth at Ásmundarsafn. In Icelandic.

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Artist Carl Boutard focuses on these elements in his and Ásmundur Sveinsson‘s exhibition. Carl’s sculptural practice has been shaped by his devotion to the environment, both natural and man-made. Often situated or created in public space, his work reflects on the relationship between human beings, nature and culture. Carl describes himself as a “traditional sculptor” referring to his emphasis on material and form, and the function of the works to change depending on the point of view from which they are viewed. The works may appear abstract, but are often drawn from natural forms that can be found in the tiny plant kingdom or in the vast universe.

Free entrance with a museum ticket and for holders of Annual Pass/Culture Pass.