OBBSIDIAN©: VÖRUKYNNING – PARTÍ / OBBSIDIAN©: PRODUCT LAUNCH – PARTY
Kristín Helga Ríkharðsdóttir
Lau / Sat – 04.08.2018
16:00 – 18:00
Welcome to the OBBSIDIAN©, PRODUCT LAUNCH party at The Living Art Museum. The event is a part of Kristín Helga Ríharðsdóttir‘s installation “If you can’t beat them – join them”, now on display as a part of The Living Art Museum’s 40th anniversary exhibition, Pressure of the Deep.
During the event guests are welcome to enjoy refreshments and sculptures will be available for purchase.
Using a mixture of video, installation, performance, photographs and sound, Kristín Helga explores her surroundings and works with society as an insider, a full participant and player. She graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Iceland University of the Arts in 2016. Since then she has been exhibiting, screening and taking part in various projects both in Iceland and abroad. In 2015 she took part in an exchange semester in Universität der Künste Berlin and returned to Berlin in 2016–17 to work for the visual artist Britta Thie.
Among past exhibitions are After Sun held in at7 in Amsterdam (2018), RAFLOST: Electronic Arts Festival (2018) and Foodless Foodmarket & RADIO SANDWICH at The Living Art Museum (2017). Kristín’s films have been shown at international film/video festivals, winning “Best Experimental Short” awards at the Oaxaca FilmFest 2017 and the West Virginia Mountaineer Festival 2017.