Icelandic art and artists

Subject categories on this page
  1. Artists
  2. Museums
  3. News
  4. Reykjavik

    Artists, art museums and galleries in Iceland; a guide to websites


    The Árni Magnússon Institute. Icelandic manuscripts collection.

    Artists *

    Icelandic Artists with works in art museums. Artcyclopedia

    List of Icelandic artists, Wikipedia entries.

    National Gallery of Iceland
    The National Gallery of Iceland,Reykjavík, features works by famous Icelandic artists and artwork that helps explain the traditional Icelandic culture.

    Ásgrímur Jónsson

    Einar Jónsson

    Laxness, Halldór. Halldór Kiljan Laxness,
    winner of the Nobel Prize for literaturein 1955.

    Leifs, Jon Jón Leifs homepage.
    Iceland’s most famous composer of the twentieth century.


    Centre for Icelandic Art
    The Center for Icelandic Art (CIA.IS) is the platform for Icelandic visual art activities. CIA.IS promotes Icelandic art by connecting the local visual art community with the international art network.

    A general information portal for Iceland., the official gateway to Iceland.

    Icelandic Sagas
    Overview and links to web sites.

    Iceland Airwaves, premier showcase for new music.

    Iceland Art, Culture and Science
    From the Embassy of Iceland.

    Iceland on the Web
    Iceland art, artists, cinema, museums, literature, music, galleries, events,performing arts, photography.

    i8 Galleri, Iceland. Comtemporary art gallery.


    LIST Icelandic Art News, a bimonthly web magazine.

    Literature and Art from Iceland
    Pages dedicated to a few Icelandic artists and their work.


    Museums *

    Hafnarfjordur Centre of Culture and Fine Art
    The Hafnarfjörður Centre of Culture and Fine Art exhibits works by leading Icelandic and international artists.

    Municipal Art Museum of Akureyri

    Museums in Iceland

    National Gallery of Iceland
    The gallery features works by famous Icelandic artists and artwork that helps explain the traditional Icelandic culture.

    National Museum of Iceland

    News *

    A bimonthly journal of Icelandic art news.


    Reykjavik *

    Academy of the Arts

    Art Iceland, an online art gallery.

    Arts Festival

    Galleries and museums.

    i8 art gallery.

    The Living Art Museum

    The Museum of Photography

    National Gallery of Iceland

    Reykjavik Art Museum

    Reykjavik tourist portal.

    Virtually Virtual Iceland
    Iceland and its arts, culture, society, history. Photos, events, theatre, galleries, museums.

    What’s on in Iceland
    A website for tourists and enthusiasts containing comprehensive information on Iceland.