Visual Artist

CV

Eygló Harðardóttir
Born in Reykjavík 1964

Education
2014  M.A. in Arts Education, Iceland Academy of the Arts
2005  B.Ed. in teacher education, Iceland University of Education
1987-90  AKI – Akademie voor Beeldende Kunst en Industrie, Enschede, Holland
1983-87  Icelandic College of Arts and Crafts, Reykjavik, Iceland

Part-time teaching
2000-  Iceland Academy of the Arts
1999-  The Reykjavík School of Visual Art

Lectures/Talks
2014  Lecture at Hugarflug, A work of art as a source of suggestions regarding a three-dimensional approach for colour study, Iceland Academy of the Arts. Lecture on Colours, The Reykjavik School of Visual Arts. Lecture on Colours, a lecture on the spatial context of color, the origin and nature of color and use of color in political context for  groups and project leaders of “Wind of change”
2010  Department of Fine Arts, Iceland Academy of the Arts
2008  Art Ii Biennale, Nordic Environmental Art, Structure, Impacts, Practices. “Autobiographical relation to Icelandic Environment”
2002  Department of Fine Arts, Iceland Academy of the Arts
2002  The Reykjavík School of Visual Art
1997  The Living Art Museum

Awards/Grants
2016  The Icelandic Visual Art Copyright Association/Myndstef
2015  The Iceland Visual Arts fund/Myndlistarsjóður
2011  CIA Center for Icelandic Arts; Support for recidencies abroad, Muggur residency and travel grant
1997, 2002, 2005-2007, 2013, 2015, 2017,  The Visual artists’ Stipend Fund of the Government of Iceland/Listamannalaun. Artist Salary Grant; 6 months, 1 year, 2 years, 9 months, 3 months, 3 months.
2006  CIA Center fo Icelandic Art; Support for recidencies abroad, Muggur residency and travel grant
2005  Projects grants from the; The Icelandic Ministry og Culture, Visual Art Copyright Association, Visual Artists Association in Iceland
1998  Sleipnir – The Nordic Council, travel grant

Membership ETC
The Associatin of Icelandic Visual Artists
The Living Art Museum (a board member 1993-1995)
Reykjavík Association of Sculptures
Suðsuðvestur an artist-run exhibition space (a board member 2006-2012)

Residencies
2011  MoKS – Center for Art and Social Practice, Mooste, Estonia
2008  Art Ii Biennale, KultturiKaupilla Ii Finland
2006  Open Studios Prague, Czech Republic
2006  Gumusluk Akademy, Cultural Foundation for the Arts and Center for Scientific Research, Turkey
1997  The Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art: Residency at the NIFCA studio, Suomenlinna, Helsinki, Finland

Collections
National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik
Reykjavík Municipal Art Museum
The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
RUV, The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, Reykjavík
Kultuurikauppila, Ii, Finland

Solo Exhibitions
2015  Relational system/Venslakerfi. Harbinger, Reykjavík, Iceland
2015  Parallel view/Samsíða sjónarhorn. Týsgalleri, Reykjavík, Iceland
2013  exit –  a diagram of memories/arkitektúr hugans – útleið. ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
2012-13  Afterimages/Ljósdraugar. The Sculpture Garden, Reykjavík, Iceland
2009  Terrain/Völlur. The University Library of Akureyri, Iceland
2007  Absorbed/Leiðsla. ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
2006  Fortune telling and genius/Spádómar og snilligáfa. Suðsuðvestur Exhibition Space, Iceland
2005  Innside/Outside/Innlit/útlit. Fugl Project Space, Reykjavík, Iceland
2004  Gallery 02, Akureyri, Iceland
2003  The Dome. Reykjavík Art Museum, Ásmundarsafn, Iceland
2002  Appearing Perceptions/Skynjanir sem sýnast.
The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland.
The National and University Library of Iceland.
Borgarnes Museum of Art, Iceland
1999  Gallery Slunkaríki Ísafirði, Iceland
1998  The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
1996  Gallery + Akureyri, Iceland
1995  Gallery Sævars Karls, Reykjavík
Slunkaríki, Ísafirði, Iceland
1994  The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland

Group Exhibitions
2017 Other Hats: Printmaking in Iceland, IPCN: International Print Center New York
2016-17  Conspiracy of Pleasure/Nautn. Akureyri Art Museum/Listasafnið á Akureyri, Akureyri and LA Museum/ Listasafn Árnesinga, Iceland
2016  Natural Tendencies. ‘uns Artbook publication presents an exhibition at the bar at Hotel Holt, Reykjavík, Iceland
2015-16  Eyborg Guðmundsdóttir&Eygló Harðardóttir, Skaftfell – Center for Visual Art, East Iceland
2015-16  Threshold/Mörk, LA Museum/Listasafn Árnesinga, Hveragerði, Iceland
2014  Color/Litur. Dalir og hólar, art exhibition, Iceland
2013  Site-specific art at Óskastígur, Reykjavík, Iceland
2012  With Sound. Hoffmannsgalleri, Reykjavík, Iceland
2011  New Acquisitions/Aðföng. Kjarvalsstaðir, Iceland
Somewhere Along Those Lines/Eitthvað í þá áttina. Listasafn Reykjanesbæjar, Iceland
Innsight/Innsýn. The Factory, Hjalteyri, Iceland
2009  Light blue/Ljósblátt. Laugavegurinn, Reykjavík, Iceland
Illumination/Lýsingar. Galleri BOA, Norway
2008  The Village. ART Ii Biennale, Finland
Art and Science/List og fræð.i Hoffmannsgalleri, Reykjavík, Iceland
2007  INFO-PHR Korpúlfsstaðir, Iceland
SPIK Research Project, The Icelandic Seal Center, Hvammstanga, Iceland
2006  National Gallery of Iceland
Salt Water&Sweet Water. INFO-PHR Westwerk, Hamburg, Germany
INFO-PHR Gallery Skolska 28 Prague, Czech Republic
2005  Fish Eye Project/ De outforskade rynkorna, Research Project. Gallery Konstepidemin, Göteborg, Sweden
AREA 53 Vienna Austria
Polis. Galeria Design, Wroclaw, Poland
2004  Fluxus Links. Icelandic works 1964-2001. National Gallery of Iceland
The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
2002  20 Years of Icelandic Art. Icelandic National Gallery, Reykjavik
2001  Gallery Slunkaríki, Ísafirði, Iceland
Bright nights. Hvammstanga, Iceland
2000  Landart by Rauðavatn. Reykjavík, Reykjavik Cultural City of Europe
The  Coastline/Strandlengjan 2000. Reykjavik Cultural City of Europe
1999  Land. Árnessýsla’s Art Museum, Iceland
1998  The Living Art Museum 20 years. The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
1997  Alleys/Portmyndir. Exhibition in alleys, by the main shopping street in Reykjavík, Iceland
1996  Tukt. The Siðumuli Prison: Exhibition held in a newly deserted prison, Reykjavík, Iceland
1995  A Sort of Everyday Romance/Einskonar hversdagsrómantík. Reykjavík Art Museum, Iceland
1995  The Living Art Museum Reykjavík, Iceland

Other Projects
2017  The Artbook “Sculpture”; Book launch at Bækur á bakvið / Books in the back, Reykjavík
2016  The Artbook “Sculpture”; Book launch at Büro BDP, Broken Dimanche Press, Berlin
2014  The Pillar, ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavík, Iceland
2014   Hustle and Bustle IV/Ys og þys IV, Electroacoustic at Dark Music Days, Harpa concert hall, Reykjavík, Iceland
2013   Raflost, Festival of Electronic Arts, Hustle and Bustle II/Ys og þys II, Reykjavík, Iceland
2013   Sequences VI – real time art festival, Hustle and Bustle III/Ys og þys III, The Sculpture Garden, Reykjavík, Iceland