'The Ripples of Now' Considerations of contemporary artistic practice
February 11, 2020
Herðubreið Cinema 17:30
In this session, four practitioners, all involved with artistic and institutional practice, will bring their thoughts, confusions and concerns about considering the contemporary not merely as a series of global problems calling for solutions, but rather a general transvaluation of everything we thought we knew, reconfiguring the messiness of doing and living.
Jonatan Spejlborg Juelsbo
Lotte Rose Kjær Skau
Margrethe Kolstad Brekke
With host Nanna Vibe S Juelsbo
February 12, 2020
Herðubreið Cinema 20:00
'The Ripples of Now' Presentations of contemporary artistic projects
In this session, four local and international practitioners will present individual artistic projects. Through these presentations the artists will touch upon the history, the thoughts and the materiality of the work and how the work itself relates to the time that is now.
Julia Martin (DE) - Towards Ecocritical Art
Martin Andersen (NO) – Sun Mirror
Tinna Guðmundsdóttir - Frontiers in Retreat
Kolbeinn Arnbjörnsson – Skarfur
Hosted by Nanna Vibe S Juelsbo
February 15, 2020
Bistro Skaftfell 22:00
Celebrating the close of the festival with performances and DJs at Skaftfell Bistro:
is a Danish queer producer and artist who creates a room in which the audience moves both physically and mentally. Through her music and her record label CECH RECORDS she’s accelerating the LGBT-revolution in Denmark and is challenging structures and norms in the music industry and society.
February 14, 2020
Herðubreið living 17:00
Svandís Egilsdóttir: Sara Julia Math, me, my mother and the kitchen Check in.
Svandís studied fine art and art teaching in Denmark and the USA and then later social science through ethnography here in Iceland. She has exhibited many times home and abroad and mostly defines herself as a painter and a teacher. For the last seven years Svandís has been a principle with a definite mission to add more art and art teaching into the children's education. She took this job on as an artistic creative project.