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Auđur Vésteinsdóttir

Studio: Suđurhvammur 21

220 Hafnarfjörđur

sími: 565 2024

audurv@simnet.is

www.tex.is

www.umm.is

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION


1968-72 The Icelandic College of Art and Crafts
1987-89 University College of Education in Iceland.Teachers Certificate
1996-98 Art Seminars in Finland and Denmark

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008     Spring, Leifsbud Czech Republic
2008     Artótek, Reykjavík City Library
2006     Proximity, Galerie Weidenstieg, Cuxhaven Germany
2006     Stream, Textile Museum, Blonduos, Iceland
2003     Riverbeds, Hafnarborg, Institute of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
             Thread-ode, Hafnarborg, Institute of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
2000     Textile exhibition, Landsvirkjun,The National Power Company, Reykjavík
1998     Textile exhibition, Kunstlerhaus, Cuxhaven, Germany
1997     Field in coundryside, Listhús 39, Art Gallery, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1995     Textile exhibition, Kirkjhvoll, Arts Residence, Akranes, Iceland
             Textile exhibition, Hafnarborg, Institute of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnarfjordur
1987     Textile exhibition, The Labour Union Bank, Akureyri, Iceland 
1986     Textile exhibition, Art Museum, Húsavík, Iceland 
GOUP EXHIBITIONS

2009     39 North, Ketilhúsid, Akureyri
2009     Cross Section, 35th anniversary, Gerdarsafn, Kópavogur Art Museum
2008     25.th anniversary Artist of Hafnarfjordur, Hafnarborg
2007     Craft and Traditions in Design, Gerduberg, Reykjavík
             Textil light, Båros Textile Museum, Båros, Sweden
             12th International Triennial of Tapestry, Lódz Poland
             La Toison d'Art Textil, Grane, France
2006     De Nord- Atlantiske Öer, Copenhagen Denmark ,
             Textile et Végétal, Varignes France
2005     Iceland Art and Design, Stocholm Sweden
             International Kaunas Art Biennal, Textile 05, Kaunas Lithuania
             The Gullkistan, Art festival, Laugarvatn, Iceland
2004     Handverk og hönnun, Reykjavík, Iceland
             19th of June, Art Summer Festival, Ketilhus, Akureyri,
             Miniature, SÍM, Reykjavík, Iceland
2003     Meistari Jakob, 5th anniversary, Nordic House, Reykjavík, Iceland
2002     Summer exhibition, Hrafnseyri, Arnarfjordur, Iceland
             House takeover, Meistari Jakob, Gallery Ófeigur, Reykjavík, Iceland
             Textile and Ceramics, from Iceland, Gallery Voss, Voss, Norway
             Textile and Ceramics, from Iceland, Gallery Tablå, Bergen, Norway
2001     Elementi d´ Islanda, Meistari Jakob Gallery, Villa Badoglio, Asti, Italy
             Asti-Reykjavík, Meistari Jakob Gallery, ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
2000     Textile and Ceramics, Gallery ASH, Varmahlíd, Skagafjordur, Iceland
             Linen, Sverrissalur, Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1999     Near Distance, International exhibition, Lochem, Holland
             Icelandic Textile Guild, 25th anniversary, Gerdarsafn, Kópavogur Art Museum
             Joint effort of thee Galleries, Gallery Ófeigur, Reykjavík, Iceland
1998     Cash & Weg, Kunstlerhaus, Cuxhaven, Germany
1997     Lord Bless this Home, Gallery 39, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland .
             Nordic Countries, Third Textile Triennialle, Tournai, Belgium
             Artist of Hafnarfjordur, Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1996     Valuables, Gallery 39, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland .
1996     In my home town, Kirkuhvoll, Akranes, Iceland .
1995     Angels and Erotica, Gallery 39, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland .
1995     Summer exhibitions, Hvanneyri, Borgarfjordur, Iceland
1995     Icelandic Textile Guild, 20th anniversary, Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1994     Icelandic Textile Guild, Nordic Forum, Finland
1994     Icelandic Textile Art, Kiek in de Kök, Tallinn, Estonia
1992     Icelandic Textile Guild, Reykjavík Art festival, Nordich House, Reykjavík
1987     Picture Session, Artists of North Iceland, Art Museum, Húsavík, Iceland
1985     Women 85, Artists of North Iceland, Akureyri, Iceland
1985     Icelandic Textile Guild, 10th anniversary, Reykjavík Art Festival, Iceland
1985     Modern Nordic Art, Touring exhibition in Denmark and Faroe Islands
1984     Icelandic Textile Guild, Gerduberg Cultural Center, Reykjavík, Iceland
1984     Icelandic Textile Guild, ASÍ Art Museum , Reykjavík, Iceland
1981     Icelandic Textile Guild, Akranes-Neskaupstadur, Iceland 
GRANTS

2008     Muggur,Culture committee of Reykjavík and SÍM, recidence grant, for
             Artist in residency, Leifsbúd, Czech Republic
2006     Culture Committee of Hafnafjordur, Artist grant 2006
2006     Culture Committee of Hafnafjordur, exhibition grant
2004     Culture Committee of  Reykjavík, travel grant
2002     Culture Committee of Hafnafjordur, exhibition grant
2002     Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, travel grant, 
1998     Hafnarfjordur Town council, travel and recidence grant, for Artist in residency
             Kunstlerhaus, Cuxhaven, Germany . 
PROFESSIONAL REALATED ART WORKS

1978-2009     Own studio
2000-2009     Collection teacher at Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1998-2004     Member and part owner of Gallery Meistari Jakob, Reykjavík, Iceland
1998-2004     Book keeper, Gallery Meistari Jakob, Reykjavík, Iceland
1990-1999     Teacher in art at Primary schools, Hafnarfjordu, Iceland
1995-1998     Member and part owner of Gallery Listhús 39, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1995-1998     Exhibitions committee, Listhús 39, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1988-1994     Secretary, Icelandic Textile Guild
1978-1988     Art Teacher at Primary School, Reykjahlíd, Mývatn, Iceland
1976-1978     Teacher of textile and weaving at High School, Laugar, Iceland
1976-1978     Weaving corse teacher, Akranes, Iceland
1972-1995     Drawer 
WORKS IN COLLECTIONS

2009     The Althing Ombudsman, Reykjavík
2006     Town of Blonduós, Iceland
2005     The Primary school, Álftanesskóli, Álftanesi, Iceland
2001     Sigtún 42 Reykjavík Iceland
1997     Búnadarbanki Íslands, The Agricultural bank of Iceland
1995     Hafnarborg, Institute of Culture and Fine Art, Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
1995     Town Hall, Akranes, Iceland
1995     Kirkjhvoll, Arts Residence, Akranes Iceland
1992     The Primary school, Mývatn, Iceland
1987     The Húsavík Art Museum, Iceland
1986     Akureyri Hospital, Akureyri, Iceland
1986     Veterinary University, Oslo, Norway
MEMBER OF

The Icelandic Textile Guild. 
FÍMK, Association of Icelandic Art Teachers
SÍM, the Association of Icelandic Visual Artist 
 
      

 


 
    

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