Artist’s Book Exhibition in Iceland


Artist’s Book Exhibition in Iceland 2016

Time: 28 August – 29 October, 2016
Location: The Old Hospital, Isafjördur, Westfjords of Iceland

ARKIR (QUIRES) is a group of ten Icelandic book artists. Members of the group have been working and studying book art together since 1998. ARKIR had their first “solo” exhibition in 2005 and have since then had several book art shows as a group and participated in larger group shows in Iceland and abroad, both individually and as a group. The Quires are always interested in exhibiting their work and to share views on book art with fellow artists around the world.

Few artist’s of this Group Anna Snædís Sigmarsdóttir,  Sigurborg Stefánsdóttir, Svanborg Matthíasdóttir participated several times with very good and beautiful artist’s books in the “International Artist’s Book Triennial Vilnius” in Lithuania.

Anna Snædis Sigmarsdóttir. “Paradise post-phoned”. 2014

Sigurborg Stefansdóttir. “Error book”. 2013

Svanborg Matthiasdóttir. “p. 18-m”. 2014

Participants in the Artist’s Book Exhibition” ENDURBÓKUN / RE-BOOK”:

Anna Snædis Sigmarsdóttir    
Arnprudur Ösp Karlsdóttir
Aslaug Jónsdóttir
Bryndis Bragadóttir
Helga Palina Brynjólfsdóttir
Ingirdur Ódinsdóttir
Kristin Gudbrandsdóttir
Kristin Póra Gudbjartsdóttir
Sigurborg Stefansdóttir  
Svanborg Matthiasdóttir


© Artist’s Book Creators 2016