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Hreinn Fridfinnsson  1943, IS

(Hreinn Friðfinnsson, Hreinn Friofinnsson)
Rank (2016): 1663 – 

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Photography, Works on Paper
Conceptual Art

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Iceland 25
France 23
Netherlands 22
Sweden 14
Germany 13

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Artist Rank
Kristján Gudmundsson  2992 28
Sigurdur Gudmundsson  3203 27
John M Armleder  109 12

to top Most exhibitions held at:

Galerie van Gelder Galerie van Gelder, Netherlands 21
  Meessen De Clercq, Belgium 10
  i8 Gallery, Iceland 9
  Galerie Claudine Papillon, France 9
  Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Germany 9

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1943 Born in Baer Dölum (IS)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 153  Please report missing Information

until 3.12.
   Expanding Frontiers - Fondation Hippocrène, Paris Send message


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   Friðfinnsson Hreinn - Galerie Nordenhake - Stockholm, Stockholm
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Between What and What Not - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels

   Hreinn Friðfinnsson - æ ofaní æ - Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - A Portrait of a Sculptor as a Sculpture, with a Sculpture by the Sculptor - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Around and About - Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
   Hreinn Friðfinnsson - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels

   House - Hreinn Friðfinnsson - Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður

   Recent Works - Anhava, Helsinki

   To spin and swing you need a beat - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris
Description and works of art  Hreinn Fridfinnsson - More or Less - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - The Fall - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie Nordenhake - Stockholm, Stockholm

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Bergen Kunstmuseum, Bergen
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Malmö Konsthall, Malmö

   Hreinn Friðfinnsson - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Serpentine Gallery, London

   Hreinn Friðfinnsson - sudsudvestur, Reykjanesbær
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Domaine de Kerguéhennec - Centre d'Art Contemporain, Bignan

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Ars Fennica 2000 - Wäinö Aaltonen Museum, Turku

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Recent Works - Plattform für Gegenwart - Alexandra von Scholz , Berlin
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik

  Galerie van GelderHreinn Fridfinnson - Collection - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik

  Galerie van Gelderin Associated Publishers: 'Creatio amicorum' - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

  Galerie van GelderHreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message


to top Group shows   119

Description and image Unttld ContemporaryThe Me in Me - curated_by Vienna - Unttld Contemporary, Vienna Send message
   Lightpaint. The Photo And The Painting In Our Times - Listasafn Islands - National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik
   Frequent Long Walks - Hannah Barry Gallery, London
Description and image Galerie van GelderAfter Gerolama Cardano´s suspension - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
   198920072016 - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris

   Narrativas monumentales. Figuras, paisajes y rituales - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Gas Natural Fenosa (MAC), A Coruña
   A.N.T.H.R.O.P.O.C.E.N.E. - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
   Exposicion colectiva - Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
   Tower - IBID Projects, London
   Un été dans la Sierra – Œuvres du Centre national des arts plastiques - FRAC - Ile-de-France - Château Rentilly, Bussy-Saint-Georges
   Untitled - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris
   Still Life - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris
   Gathered Fates - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   All over - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris

   Pushing Reality - Grundemark Nilsson Gallery, Berlin
   Solides Fragiles - Landesgalerie am Oberösterreichischen Landesmuseum, Linz
Description and image  Solides Fragiles - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
   do it - Galleries at Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA
Description and image  drawn - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   Traces of Creation - Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður
   Hreinn Fridfinnsson & Bruce McLean - Grazer Kunstverein, Graz
   What do you want? Your whole life in one night? - W139, Amsterdam
   do it Moscow - Garage Center for Contemporary Culture - GCCC, Moscow
   Saint Jerome - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels

   Only To Melt, Trustingly, Without Reproach - Galerija Skuc, Ljubljana
   Works on Paper - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
Description  Books - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris
   Hangman´s Rock — The Delerium of Vision - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Mon île de Montmajour - Abbaye de Montmajour, Arles
   Oltremare - Vistamare, Pescara

   LtA... a subtitle - - Maria Stenfors, London (closed)
   Nature - Nordiska Akvarellmuseet - The Nordic Watercolour Museum, Skarhamn
   30th São Paulo Biennial - Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo
   The Icelandic Sculptors Society In Reykjavík - Memories - ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Explorateurs. Oeuvres du Centre national des arts plastiques - Musée de l´abbaye Sainte-Croix, Les Sables d' Olonne
   Sonderausstellung: Nordlicht - Das Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein präsentiert zeitgenössische Kunst aus Skandinavien - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
   Ends of the Earth: Land Art to 1974 - The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Los Angeles, CA
   Performing Abstraction - Luciana Brito Galeria, São Paulo
   Particles - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
   A Ciel Ouvert - Le nouveau pleinairisme - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
   Open Air - Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City
   Dissecting Nature - Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
  Galerie van GelderA for artists / E for Exhibitions / Part I and II - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

Description and image Kuckei + KuckeiTEXT - Kuckei + Kuckei, Berlin Send message
Description  Faster and Slower Lines - From the Collection of Pétur Arason and Ragna Róbertsdóttir - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   La Vie Mode d’Emploi (Life A User’s Manual) - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
  Galerie van Geldergroup show in summer time - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
   Be Nice To Me - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   Exposition De Groupe: Is History Gallery Story? - Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris
   Perspectives - On the Borders of Art and Philosophy - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
Description and image Galerie van Geldergroupshow: In Between - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

   The Winter Show 2010 - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
Description  Exhibition, Exhibition - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
   Objects are like they appear - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
   Kommentarer - Västeras Konstmuseum, Västerås
   Konstruktioner - Västeras Konstmuseum, Västerås
   Facing In - Facing Out - waterside contemporary, London
   Cornered Rooms - Facing In - Facing Out - Waterside Project Space, London
   in the face of spatial grandeur - Circuit, Lausanne
  Galerie van GelderTHE EPHEMERAL - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

   Volcano Lovers - Ise Cultural Foundation - NY gallery, New York City, NY
   Espejos/Mirrors - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo
   Three Decades of Contemporary Art - Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
   Summer Show - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   L'exposition rayonnante - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
   Dreams of the Sublime in contemporary Icelandic art - Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
   "Der Blick" - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
   Der Blick. Works from our collection - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz
  Galerie van GelderAbstract, almost abstract 1 - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
   Several Friends - Listasafn Islands - National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik

   The Winter Show - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Zweimal hat ihn niemand gesehen - Künstlerhaus Bremen, Bremen
   pleinairism - i8 Gallery, Reykjavik
   Dreams of the Sublime and Nowhere - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Experiment Marathon Reykjavik - Listasafn Reykjavikur - Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavik
   Absens - Meessen De Clercq, Brussels
   Icelandic Art - Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA
   Tuhlaajapojan paluu - Finnish and Nordic Contemporary Art from the Lars Swanljung Collection - Kuntsi Museum of Modern Art, Vaasa
   Le bruissement des images - Centre photographique d?Ile-de-France, Pontault Combault

   Drawing A Tiger - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin
   O-Nattura Alas Nature - Listasafn Islands - National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavik

   In Between - from the collection - Nordiska Akvarellmuseet - The Nordic Watercolour Museum, Skarhamn
   Chers amis - Domaine de Kerguéhennec - Centre d'Art Contemporain, Bignan

Description and image Galerie van GelderWinterkou / Winterly cold - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
   Où sommes-nous? - Paysages avec (ou sans) personnage(s) - FRAC - Limousin, Limoges
   Contemporary Nordic Sculpture 1980- 2005 - The Wanas Foundation, Knislinge

Description  Ars Fennica. 1991-2003 - The State Russian Museum - Marble Palace, St. Petersburg
   Group Show - Wher Do We Go From Here - Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York City, NY
   Éblouissement - Jeu de Paume, Paris
   Out Of Place - Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin

   Meistarar formsins - Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri

   Freude am Dialog - Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, Vaduz

   Taking over - Bildmuseet, Umeå
   Somewhere Over The Rainbow - FRAC - Haute-Normandie, Sotteville-lès-Rouen
   Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art 2001 - Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, Gothenburg
   Carnegie Art Award 2000 - Kópavogur Art Museum - Gerðarsafn, Kópavogur

   Carnegie Art Award 2000 - Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg
Description  Taking over - an art project by Andreas Gedin - Bildmuseet, Umeå
   Carnegie Art Award 2000 - Taidehalli - Kunsthalle Helsinki, Helsinki
   Carnegie Art Award 2000 - Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden
Description and image  Norden - Kunsthalle wien project space karlsplatz, Vienna
   Amateur/Eldsjäl - Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg

  Galerie van Gelder00 - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

  Galerie van GelderLook me in the Eyes - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

  Galerie van GelderDe Verbouwing, De Verhuizing & De Verandering - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

  Galerie van GelderJohn M Armleder, Sylvie Fleury, Sigurdur Gudmundsson, Hreinn Fridfinnsson - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

   Maisons-Cerveaux - FRAC - Champagne-Ardenne, Reims
   Nouvelles acquisitions - FRAC - Bourgogne, Dijon

  Galerie van GelderTekeningen & tekeningen - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
   Det nordiska önskemuseet - Göteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg

  Galerie van GelderReconsidered images - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
  Galerie van GelderEdities & Unica - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

   La relation mimétique de la photographie à la sculpture - Le Creux de l´enfer - centre d´art contemporain, Thiers
  Galerie van GelderThey see the Light - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
  Galerie van GelderSix Logos around a Carpet - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

  Galerie van GelderGroup Exhibition - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message
  Galerie van GelderVele Parels Voor een Lijn - Galerie van Gelder, Amsterdam Send message

   Ars '83 Helsinki - Ateneum Art Museum - Finnish National Gallery, Helsinki

   Hreinn Fridfinnsson, Sigurdur Gudmundsson, Kristján Gudmundsson - Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne


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 Meessen De Clercq, Brussels


 Anhava, Helsinki


 Galerie Claudine Papillon, Paris


 Galerie Nordenhake - Berlin, Berlin


 i8 Gallery, Reykjavik


Galerie van GelderGalerie van Gelder, Amsterdam  eMail


 Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid


 Galerie Nordenhake - Stockholm, Stockholm


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 Kiasma - Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki


 FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Carquefou
 FRAC - Bourgogne, Dijon
 FRAC Limousin, Limoges


 Hafnarborg, Hafnarfjörður
 Nýlistasafnið - The Living Art Museum, Reykjavik


 The Wanas Foundation, Knislinge
 Malmö Konsthall, Malmö
 Nordiska Akvarellmuseet - The Nordic Watercolour Museum, Skarhamn


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