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Education
2019MFA in Photography from Valand Academy in Gothenburg.

2011BFA in Fine Art Photography from Glasgow School of Art.

2007BA in Fashion and Textile Design from Iceland University of the Arts.

Solo exhibitions

2020 / dauðadjúpar sprungur, Ramskram, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2018 / dauðadjúpar sprungur, Galleri Monitor, Gothenburg, Sweden.
2016 / Morning, SÍM, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2014 / Hvassast úti við sjóinn, Listasafn ASÍ, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2012 / Landscape, Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Iceland.

Group exhibitions
2020 /
LAND at Menningarmiðstöð Fljótsdalshéraðs in Sláturhúsið, Egilsstaðir, Iceland.
Afrit / Imprint at Gerðarsafn – Kópavogur Art Museum, Iceland.
2019 /
Sequenza Sismica at Berlin Italian Culture Institute, Berlin.
Less is North, Listasavn Føroya, Faroe Islands.
The Great Elastic at WIP Konsthall, Stockholm.
This is not a departure hall, Röda Sten Konsthall, Gothenburg.
2018 /
Rest Assured in Unknown Places, Galleri Format, Malmö.
YYY4, Finlandsinstitutet, Stockholm.
No Man’s Land, Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik.
This Island Earth, Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Northern Photographic Centre, Oulu, Finland and Pingyao Photography festival, Pingyao, China.
2017 /
Seismic Sequence, Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy.

This Island Earth, Galleri Image, Aarhus, Denmark.
2016 /
Hvassast, The Culture House, Reykjavik.
Fólk, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland.
2015 /
Contemporary Photography from North-West Europe, Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy.

Rökkur, La Nuit Des Images at Musée de L'Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland.

ÍSÓ, old prawn factory in Ísafjörður, Iceland.

The Censored Exhibition, Copenhagen Photo Festival, Denmark.

Traces of Life, Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Iceland.

Young Icelandic Photography, Warsaw Art Photography Festival, Poland.
2014 /
Landsköp, Norðurljósahátíð, Stykkishólmur, Iceland.

Frames, Glasgow International art festival, Glasgow, Scotland. 

From a Different Angle..., National Museum of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.
2013 /
The Contemporary Landscape, Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Iceland.

New Nordic Photography 2013, Hasselblad Center, Gothenburg, Sweden. 

European Borderlines: Visual Narratives, The Nordic House, Reykjavik, Iceland.
2012 /
European Borderlines: Visual Narratives, Bursa Foto Fest, Turkey and Encontros da Imagem, Braga, Portugal.

Fresh Faced + Wild Eyed, The Photographer's Gallery, London.
Manifesto11: a comedy of errors, part of Glasgow International festival, The Lighthouse, Glasgow.
2011 /
Glasgow School of Art Degree Show.

Will Nothing Be Understood By the Totems of Today? Curated by Magdalena Chua. Studio 41, Glasgow. 

2010 /
Maelström, WASPS Gallery, Glasgow.

Publications
YYY4, photography zine released at Finlandsinstitutet in Stockholm, November 2018.
Límkenndir dagar, photo and poetry book published by Pastel in Akureyri, Iceland, February 2018.
Seismic Sequence, book published in connection to exhibition by the same name by Fondazione 
Fotografia Modena, Italy, October 2017.
Hvassast, self-published photobook, October 2016. See here for more information.
From a Different Angle... - Photography by Icelandic Women 1872-2013, published by the National Museum of Iceland, January 2014.
ARCHIVO Year Book 2012, Published by ARCHIVOzine, Ana Catarina Pinho, Portugal, May 2013.
European Borderlines, book published on the project of same name featuring all 12 artists involved, 2013.
Please YoursELF. A short guide to having sex with elves in Iceland. Published in December 2005.

Awards and grants
2019Icelandic Visual Arts fund, project grant, Iceland.

2019Icelandic Visual Arts Copyright Association, project grant, Iceland. 

2019Eric Ericsons Stiftelse, award to graduating artists, Sweden.

2019Swedish Art Academy, young artist grant, Sweden. 

2018Icelandic Visual Arts Copyright Association, travel grant, Iceland. 

2018Muggur, travel grant, Iceland. 

2015Muggur, residency grant, Iceland. 

2015Ministry of Culture, 3 month artist stipend, Iceland.

Collections

Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Italy.

Private collections in Iceland, Italy and Norway.