Solo exhibitions

 

  • 2020 "Migrants", Icelandic Printmakers Art Gallery, Hafnarhúsið/ Listasafn Reykjavíkur, Iceland. 

  • 2013, "Earths Alchemy II", Kirsuberjatréð showroom, Reykjavík, Iceland.

  • 2010 ,"Earths Alchemy", Hotel Keilir Keflavik showroom, Iceland.

  • 2008, paintings at Varðan, Sandgerði, Iceland.

  • 2007, "Emotional Landscapes", Þjoðmenningarhúsið, Reykjavík, Iceland.

  • 1996, "Islandia", Modus Vivendi, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

 

Group Exhibitions

 

  • 2020, Land art installation at Djúpalónssandur, Snæfellsness, Iceland.

  • 2014, "Kanill", SIM Húsið, Reykjavík, Iceland.

  • 2012, Aðventusýning, SIM Húsið, Reykjavík, Iceland.

  • 2011, paintings, Art Gallery Fold, Reykjavik, Iceland.

  • 2010, paintings, Art Gallery Fold, Reykjavik, Iceland.

  • 2005, "XVI Tentaciones", graphic art, exhibition at Ensambla Art Gallery, Spain.

  • 2005, "IV Children´s book Exhibition", Congress & Exhibition Palace in Pontevedra, Spain.

  • 2004, "Sin Tiempo", Art exhibition at Facultad de Bellas Artes Pontevedra, University of Vigo, Spain.

  • 2004, "Non Sexas Cómplice",Collective Art Exhibition, Plaza de Progreso in Vigo, Spain.

  • 1998, Jewellery design, Maria Balteira Bookstore showroom, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

  • 1997, Jewellery design, "Joyas de Autor" at Caixa Ourense showroom, Spain.

  • 1996, Jewellery design, Art and Design School of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

  • 1996, Jewellery design, "Joyas de Autor" at showroom at Jardin del Serrano Shoping Center, Madrid, Spain.

  • 1994, Jewellery design, Plaza Galicia Joyas Fairground in La Coruña, Spain.

  • 1994, Jewellery design, Sargadelos showroom, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

 

Education

  • 2016 "The Art of Waldorf Education", course for art educators at LHI, Iceland University of the Arts.

  • 2015 "Nordic 2015, Mapping uncharted territories", The 11th Triannual Nordik Committe for Art History Conference. University of Iceland and The Nordic House.

  • 2005 Highschool art teacher certification, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

  • 2001 Chisel metal course, Handicraft & Design Center of Galicia, Spain

  • 2000-2005 Licenciate Diploma in Fine Arts and Master Degree in Sculpture, University of Vigo, Spain

  • 2000 Setting-gemstone course, Handicraft & Design Center of Galicia, Spain

  • 2000 Engrave course, Handicraft & Design Center of Galicia, Spain

  • 1999 Gemology course, Handicradft & Design Center fo Galcia, Spain

  • 1998 Engrave and gemstone-setting lessons with Javier Porto, Joyería Reley, Santiago de Comp., Spain.

  • 1997 Jewelry design workshop "Joyas de Autor", at Casa da Cultura de Barbadás, Ourense, Spain.

  • 1996 Jewelry workshop practices at Gullkúnst Helgu, jewelry store, Reykjavík, Iceland.

  • 1996-1999 Superior Technitian in Handicraft Art and Design, Art & Design School of Santiago de Compostela, Spain. Outstanding mentors: Javier Vilariño Pintos and Fernando Mayer.

  • 1991-1994 Technitian in Handicraft Art and Design, Art & Design School of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

       

 

Lectures and conferences

  • 2020 Artist speech and guide at her solo exhibition "Migrants" ( Salur Íslensk Grafík ) in Reykjavík, Iceland.

  • 1998 Lecture about gemology and jewelry design at Rosalía de Castro Highschool, Santiago de Compostela.

Memberships

 

  •  Member of S.I.M. , The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists

  •  Member of K.I., The Icelandic Teachers Union

 

Grants and Awards

 

  • 1997, Design Award from Art & Design School "Mestre Mateo", Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

  • 1994, Design Award from The Silversmiths and Goldsmiths Association, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

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