Listasafn Reykjavíkur

The Reykjavík Art Museum is celebrating a landmark today, when information about over one thousand exhibitions which have been on display at the museum from the beginning become accessible on-line on a new website


Grapevine has chosen Reykjavík Art Museum the best art museum in Reykjavík this year. This is the fifth time that Reykjavík Art Museum gets this recognition from Grapevine.


The Icelandic Love Corporation in cooperation with Reykjavík Art Museum celebrates one year anniversary of String of Pearls sculpture park in Hljómskálagarðurinn on 19 June at noon by doing the live performance Möskvi.

Reykjavík Art Museum and the U.S. Embassy will offer Education through Adventurous Art Workshops on Viðey Island this summer for children ages 8-13 in connection with the exhibit Áfangar on the works of Richard Serra in Reykjavík Art Museum´s Hafnarhús.

Serra, Áfangar

Three exhibitions will be opened at Reykjavík Art Museum, Hafnarhús on Thursday 21 May at 5 p.m. Áfangar by Richard Serra, Process and Pretense Magnús Sigurðarson and bears;truths... by Kathy Clark. 

On 21 February 2015 at 4 p.m. the exhibition The Water Carrier: MOUNTAIN+WOMAN opens at the Ásmundur Sveinsson Sculpture Museum. The exhibition commemorates the centenary of Icelandic women gaining the right to vote, under a royal decree of 19 June 1915. Curator is Harpa Björnsdóttir.

The exhibition The Pulse of Time by Einar Hákonarson (b. 1945) will be opened at Reykjavík Art Museum, Kjarvalsstaðir on Saturday 17 January at 4 p.m.

Sirra Sigrún Sigurðardóttir, Panopticon, 2014

Exhibitions by the artists Sirra Sigrún Sigurðardóttir (b. 1977) and Gunter Damisch from Austria (b. 1958) will be opened at Hafnarhús on 1 November at 4 p.m.