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Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
updated: 10/27/2008
website: www.hildurjonsson.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
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 Bláskógaheiði 1
 Bláskógaheiði 2
 Bláskógaheiði 3
 Bláskógaheiði 4
 Bláskógaheiði 5
 Bláskógaheiði 6
 Bláskógaheiði 7
 Bláskógaheiði 8
 Bláskógaheiði 9
 Bláskógaheiði 10
 Bláskógaheiði 11
 Bláskógaheiði 12
 Bláskógaheiði 13
 Bláskógaheiði 14
 Bláskógaheiði 15
 
Portfolio Keywords:  landscape, autobiographical, conceptual, mapping, meditative, nature, memory, narrative
 
 
 Bláskógaheiði 1 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 1
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 2 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 2
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 3 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 3
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 4 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 4
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 5 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 5
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 6 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 6
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 7 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 7
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 8 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 8
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 9 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 9
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 10 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 10
Gouache & oio pastel on paper
2007
9"" x  14"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 11 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 11
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
18"" x  24"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 12 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 12
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
18"" x  24"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 13 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 13
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
18"" x  24"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 14 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 14
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
18"" x  24"" 
 Bláskógaheiði 15 by Hildur Àsgeirsdóttir Jónsson
Bláskógaheiði 15
Gouache & oil pastel on paper
2007
18"" x  24"" 

Artist Statement
These drawings are based on the stark landscape of Iceland. It is where I am from and are made from trips taken in Iceland and then worked through memory. 

Artist Bio / CV

Hildur Ásgeirsdóttir Jónsson 

 

BIOGRAPHY: 

 1963 Born in Reykjavík, Iceland

 1995 MFA - Kent State University

 1991 BFA - Kent State University

 1985-88 Cleveland Institute of Art

 

WORKS AVAILABLE:

  Turpentine Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland

  Pierogi, Brooklyn, NY

  William Busta Gallery, Cleveland, OH

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:       

SOLO:

   2008 Turpentine Gallery, Reykjavík,Iceland

   2007 William Busta Gallery, Cleveland, OH

            Dali Gallery, Akureyri, Iceland   

   2006 Scope New York, Turpentine Gallery,NY

   2005 Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland, OH

            Latse, NY, NY

            Turpentine Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland

   2002 Gallerí Sævars Karls, Reykjavík, Iceland  

                     

GROUP:

   2007  Pocket Utopia, Brooklyn, NY

   2005  Aqua Art Miami, Shaheen Modern, Miami, FL

             NEO, Cleveland Museum of Art, OH

   2004  Contemporary Art Exhibition, Ormeau Baths

             Gallery, Belfast, Northern Ireland

                                          

SELECTED COLLECTIONS:

   Agnes Gund, NY, NY

   Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

   Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

   Landau Public Relations, Cleveland, OH

   Toby Lewis, NY, NY

   Progressive Insurance, Cleveland, OH

   Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland

   Andrea Soros, NY, NY    

 

PUBLICATIONS:

   Saul Ostrow “Hildur Asgeirsdóttir Jónsson The Vatnajökull

      Paintings” William Busta Gallery, Cleveland, 2007

   Steve Litt “Hildur Jonsson at Busta Gallery” The Plain Dealer:

      September 30, 2007.

    Douglas Max Utter. “Hildur Asgeirsdóttir Jónsson

       William Busta” Cleveland Free Times

    Dan Tranberg “Hildur Asgeirsdóttir Jónsson at MOCA

        Art in America: December 2005

    “The Neo Show” The Cleveland Museum of Art, 2005.

     Ragna Sigurðardóttir “Woven of Light and Water”

        Morgunblaðið: October 21, 2005

     Inga María Leifsdóttír “Iceland Woven of Silk”

        Morgunblaðið: October 07, 2005

     Sverrir Guðjónsson  “Örlagavefur”  Hús og Híbýli:

        September 2005.

     Ana Vejzovic “Energy Forms.” Museum of

        Contemporary Art, Cleveland, 2005.

     Douglas Max Utter “Earth, Wind + Fire.” Angle:

        Issue # 18, 2005.