Skaftfell - Center for Visual Art, Seydisfjordur

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Starfsemi Skaftfells er tileinkuð miðlun, viðgangi og framþróun myndlistar á Austurlandi. Þeim skyldum er framfylgt með sýningarhaldi, rekstri gestavinnustofa og fræðslustarfi. Miðstöðin hefur einnig umsjón með Geirahúsi, þar sem alþýðulistamaðurinn Ásgeir Jón Emilsson (1931-1999) bjó til dauðadags.

/ Skaftfell is a visual art center with the essential role of presenting, discoursing and facilitating the development of contemporary art. It is a meeting point for artists and locals and its activities are based upon exhibitions and events, alongside an international residency program and outreach program. Skaftfell is also the guardian of a minuscule house previously owned by a local naïve artist Ásgeir Jón Emilsson (1931-1999).
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  • Our quick visit to this progressive art gallery was a treat. The art was esoteric at times, but quite impressive considering how remote this little village is on earth.  more »
  • This small and unique arts space is worth a visit when you are visiting the tiny town of Seydisfordur. There is a restaurant / cafe on the first floor that I did not eat at (though, I wish I would...  more »
  • A fun little gallery, with nice and helpful staff. I was impressed by how recent the art was (2018, and I visited in June 2018), they must change the art a lot!
  • Cute cafe and art in a remote village. Worth the drive off ring road.

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