3. February 2023 - 17:00 to 23:00

Museum Night in Reykjavík Art Museum

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Reykjavik Art Museum – Museum Night

Museum Night takes place 3 February  and is Winter Lights Festival’s most popular event. Museums across the capital area open the doors and entertain their guests with happenings such as dance, theatre, lectures, live music, film, literature readings and much more - everything free of charge. All museums are open until 23h00.


17h00 – 23h00: Down Иorth – Museum Night gift from the North – fun deck of cards to activate the imagination and view art from various perspectives. Note that there is an English version of the cards and they are available while supplies last

19h30 / 20h30: Short Curator Talk – Brief introduction to the exhibition Erró: Cunning Scissors with Curator Becky Forsythe. In English

21h00: Short Curator Talk – Brief introduction to the exhibition Down Иorth with Curator Markús Þór Andrésson. In Icelandic

19h30 – 22h30: Collage workshop – Open for all ages in connection with the exhibition Erró: Cunning Scissors.

19h00 / 21h00: Forward –Reykjavik‘s Art Group 2023 - HOFIE V Dance Performance by Lind Rongen                      



19h00 / 19h30 / 20h00 / 20h30: Visit the museums storage. Limeted access.

Registration for the visit at 19h00 HERE

Registration for the visit at 19h30 HERE

Registration for the visit at 20h00 HERE

Registration for the visit at 20h30 HERE

18h00 – 20h00: My Protest – Open workshop for all ages in connection with the exhitbition Hildur Hákonardóttir: Red Thread. Make your own statement and placard

20h00: Gallery Talk in Polish – Artist Lukas Bury talks about the exhibition Jóhannes S. Kjarval: First Snow

20h30: Curator Talk – Introduction to the exhibition Hildur Hákonardóttir: Red Thread with Curator Sigrúnar Ingu Hrólfsdóttur. In Icelandic



17h00: Opening of the exhibition Sigga Björg and Ásmundur Sveinsson : Breath on a Window

19h30: Guided tour with flashligt and folk tales for all ages – inside and outside. Bring your own light or lend one.

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