RESUME 

 Þórdís jóhannesdóttir 

Þórdís Jóhannesdóttir

Born in 1979 in Reykjavik, Iceland

Lives and works in Reykjavik

EDUCATION

2015     M.A. Fine Arts programme, Iceland Academy of the Arts

2009      Diploma in Art Education, Iceland Academy of the Arts

2007      B.A. Fine Arts programme, Iceland Academy of the Arts

2004      Foundation Year, The Reykjavík School of Visual Arts

 

GRANTS

2014 State Grant (Artist stipend), 3 months

2013 State Grant (Artist stipend), 3 months

2012 State Grant (Artist stipend), 3 months

2011 Center of Icelandic Art

2011 The Icelandic Visual Art Copyright Association, Project Grant

2011 Muggur, Travel Grant

2009 Muggur, Travel Grant

2009 Town of Kópavogur, Project Grant

2008 The Icelandic Visual Art Copyright Association, Project Grant

 

SELECTED SHOWS

2015 UMGERÐ Listasafn Akureyrar Ketilhús, Akureyri (Hugsteypan)

2014 REGLUVERK Listasafn Así, Reykjavík (Hugsteypan)

2012 STAGED Gallerí Ágúst, Reykjavík (Hugsteypan)

2012 UNTIL Gallerí Ágúst, Reykjavík.

2012 AT THAT TIME Flóra, Akureyri (Hugsteypan)

2012 ART PARK(ING) DAY Óðinstorg, Reykjavík

 

2011 TENGSLUN, KÓÐUN OG KERFISMYNDUN Listasalur Mosfellsbæjar (Hugsteypan)

2011 ISLAND, 22 ARTISTS ON ICELAND Cave, Detroit, USA (Hugsteypan)

2011 IN BETWEEN Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður (Hugsteypan)

2011 HEYR Á ENDEMI Kling og bang gallerí, Reykjavík (Hugsteypan)

 

2010 ACKNOWLEDGING KNOWLEDGE Listasafn Árnesinga, Hveragerði (Hugsteypan)

2010 FLOWN IN UALR Gallery, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA (Hugsteypan)

2010 FLUSHED Nordic House, Reykjavík

 

2009 LÍFSMÖRK-ÚTMÖRK Ráðhús Siglufjarðar (Hugsteypan)

2009 LÍFSMÖRK Skaftfell project space, Seyðisfjörður (Hugsteypan)

2009 ART VILNIUS ´09 Contemporary International Art Fair, Vilnius, Lithuania (Hugsteypan)

2009 MINJAR // NÁTTÚRAN Í MYNDLISTINNI, MYNDLISTIN Í NÁTTÚRUNNI Náttúrufræðistofa Kópavogs (Hugsteypan)

2009 LAUGAVEGURINN StartArt Listamannahús, Reykjavík (Hugsteypan)

2009 FLÖKKUKINDUR Empty Spaces, Laugarvegi, Reykjavík (Hugsteypan)

 

2008 FLÖKT StartArt Listamannahús, Reykjavík (Hugsteypan)

 

OTHER PROJECTS

2012    Contribution to the magazine BLATT / BLAÐ 60, part of the work THE SYSTEM  

by Hlynur Hallsson and Jóna Hlíf Halldórsdóttir at the Reykjavík Art Festival

2011    Contribution to the Artis book Í MÁLI OG MYNDUM 2, pieces of and on Iceland

by Torgeir Husevaag and Catrine Thorstensen

2011    Lecture on Hugsteypan, part of the noon lecture series THE STUDIO at the Iceland Academy of the Arts.