14. May 2017 - 14:00

Curator Talk: Jón Proppé

Louisa Matthíasdóttir, 1989, Lake Thingvellir, oil on canvas, 67x90 cm.
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Curator Jón Proppé talks about the exhibition Calm. In Icelandic.

The exhibition spans the whole career of Louisa Matthíasdóttir (1917-2000), paintings oftend described by their clear light and brilliant color. She was true to painting Icelandic landscapes, although she spent most of her life away from Iceland, she painted scenes from Reykjavík, still lifes frome her own kitchen, and also many portraits of her family and herself.

Free with museum ticket. 

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