Þórgunnur Þórsdóttir ° The Square Cat

Visual Artist ° Photographer ° Born 1991 Reykjavík ICE

After graduating with a BA[Hons] in Fine Art from University of Cumbria in 2016, Þórgunnur is currently based in Reykjavík and thrives by working as a freelance photographer, [along with some other not as fun stuff]. She has exhibited on her own and as well with other artists both in Iceland and abroad, and has taken on the role of a curator for several exhibitions.

She likes magic realism, jars, nature, recipe books, Þ Kollektiv, red wine,  zerowastemindedpeople, organising - and she does like her poet

If you want to know some more, feel free to scroll down the CV and/or drop her a line.  



[2016] University of Cumbria, Institute of the Arts ° BA (Hons), Fine Art

[2014] Reykjavík School of Visual Art ° Diploma, Drawing

[2011] Akureyri Comprehensive Collage ° Visual Art

Solo Exhibitions

[2012] Andlit ° Hornafjordur's Art Museum, Höfn

Selected Group Exhibitions

[2016] Órói ° Kaktus, Akureyri

[2016] EMERGENCE ° University of Cumbria, Brampton Rd Campus, Carlisle

[2015] DreamBodies ° The Vallum Gallery, Carlisle

[2015] Nip Slip ° Open Mind, Carlisle

[2014] Walk Properly or You Will Fall ° Caldewgate, Carlisle

[2014] MÍR Departure Show ° The Culture House, Reykjavík

[2011] Point d´ébullition ° Ketilhúsið, Akureyri

Street Art

[2017] Útburður ° Grandi, Reykjavík

[2014] Útburður ° Heppan, Höfn


[2016] Órói ° Kaktus, Akureyri

[2015] DreamBodies ° The Vallum Gallery, Carlisle

[2012] Andlit ° Hornafjordur's Art Museum, Höfn

[2011] Point d´ébullition ° Ketilhúsið, Akureyri

Publication / Press

[2018] Blue Wings (FI)

[2016] - (EN)

[2014] Neptún #2 (IS)

Workshops Attended

[2016] Said Zine Collective ° Carlisle

[2015] SelfPublish Be Happy ° London


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