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Einar Thorsteinn  1942, IS

(Asgeirsson, Einar Thorsteinn Ásgeirsson)
Rank (2014): 44575 – 

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Denmark 4
Iceland 2
Germany 2
Slovenia 1

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Einar Thorsteinn 
Courtesy by "Stalke Galleri / Galleri Kirke Sonnerup", Kirke Saaby

1942 Born in Reykjavik (IS)

1957 - 1963 Worked seven summer/28 months at building bridges in Iceland

1963 - 1969 Studie architecture at the Technical University of Hanover, Germany

1969 - 1971 Post graduate studies with Dr. Frei otto at institut fuer leichte flächentragwerke at the university of Stuttgart and his private Atelier Warmbronn

1973 - 2000 Private Space reseachs Institution in Iceland: Constructions Lab with main emphasis on: A Tensile Constructions and Geodesic Dome Building

Later Connected in use Iceland and abroad B. 3D Geometry and mathematic. Intensive study of fivefold symmetry space with reference to Quasicrystal growth from 1984 on

The chosen fields led to contact with R. Buckmininster Fuller (1966-1983) and Linus Pauling (1977-1989), for who assistance undersigned is indepted.

2000 - 2004 Living in Berlin, Worked concentrated on writing and futher reseach. And consulting work on construction and geometry. The latter to a great deal work with and for Olafur Eliasson

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   The Icelandic Oasis - PROGRAM initiative for art and architectural collaborations, Berlin

  Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space / Artstamp.dkSpace Fang Space - Einar Thorstein - Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space /, Kirke Saaby Send message


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   Experiment Marathon Reykjavik - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
Description and image Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space / Artstamp.dkStalke Up North: "Hot Icelandic" - Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space /, Kirke Saaby Send message
  Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space / Artstamp.dkStalke Out Of Space: "Island i Borup" - Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space /, Kirke Saaby Send message
   Transmediale 08: Conspire - Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin

  Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space / Artstamp.dkGroup show - Stalke Galleri / Stalke Out Of Space /, Kirke Saaby Send message

   Our house is a house that moves - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik

   our house is a house that moves - Galerija Skuc, Ljubljana


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Last update: 30 January 2014
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