Icelandic Contemporary Art in Brussels
On December 1st a contemporary visual arts event took place at the residence of the Ambassador of Iceland in Brussels. The event was held at the invitation of Ambassador Thórir Ibsen in collaboration with Paul Dujardin, director of BOZAR. On the occasion, presentations were given by Ms. Dorothée Kirch, director of the Icelandic Art Centre and Ms. Æsa Sigurjónsdóttir, Art Historian and Curator, about contemporary visual arts in Iceland.
Three artists, Gabríela Friðriksdóttir, Guðný Rósa Ingimarsdóttir and Haraldur Jónsson, participated in the event. Works by the following visual artists were also presented: Birgir Snæbjörn Birgisson, Eggert Pétursson, The Icelandic Love Corporation, Guðrún Kristjánsdóttir, Helgi Þorgils Friðjónsson, Húbert Nói, Ólöf Nordal, Steingrímur Eyfjörð, Svava Björnsdóttir, Tumi Magnússon and Þór Vigfússon