Do you want to be a friend of Nýló? Friends of Nýló is a group of people who support ambitious exhibition activities and events in one of the oldest artist-run museums and exhibition venues in Iceland. By showing your support in action, your contribution will be used to strengthen the vibrant environment of contemporary art and further strengthen Nýló's agenda. As a friend, companion or protector, you directly support initiative and grassroots of Icelandic art. If you are interested, we encourage you to visit or call us at 551 4350 or send us an email to nylo (at) nylo.is.

Do you want to be a friend of Nýló? Friends of Nýló is a group of people who support ambitious exhibition activities and events in one of the oldest artist-run museums and exhibition venues in Iceland. By showing your support in action, your contribution will be used to strengthen the vibrant environment of contemporary art and further strengthen Nýló's agenda. As a friend, companion or protector, you directly support initiative and grassroots of Icelandic art. If you are interested, we encourage you to visit or call us at 551 4350 or send us an email to nylo (at) nylo.is.

Every year, Nýló selects an outstanding artist to create works in 40 copies, which Nýló's friends receive in gratitude from the museum. The museum's first friend artist was Hreinn Friðfinnsson in 2016. Anna Júlía Friðbjörnsdóttir, Unndór Egill Jónsson, Arna Óttarsdóttir and Guðjón Ketilsson have all been friend artists as a result. The friend artist of 2022 is Melanie Ubaldo.

Friends Artists of the Year:

2016 Hreinn Friðfinnsson

2017 Anna Júlía Friðbjörnsdóttir

2018 Unndór Egill Jónsson

2019/2020 Arna Óttarsdóttir

2021 Guðjón Ketilsson

2022 Melanie Ubaldo

Every year, Nýló selects an outstanding artist to create works in 40 copies, which Nýló's friends receive in gratitude from the museum. The museum's first friend artist was Hreinn Friðfinnsson in 2016. Anna Júlía Friðbjörnsdóttir, Unndór Egill Jónsson, Arna Óttarsdóttir and Guðjón Ketilsson have all been friend artists as a result. The friend artist of 2022 is Melanie Ubaldo.

Friends Artists of the Year:

2016 Hreinn Friðfinnsson

2017 Anna Júlía Friðbjörnsdóttir

2018 Unndór Egill Jónsson

2019/2020 Arna Óttarsdóttir

2021 Guðjón Ketilsson

2022 Melanie Ubaldo

Friend
All friends, good friends and protectors receive the latest artwork from Nýló's friends series, signed and numbered. Ideal for collectors and anyone interested in art and culture. kr. 80,000 per year

Companion
Newest artwork from Nýló's friend series and in addition a 10% discount in Nýló's museum shop. Invitation to pre-openings and all special events e.g. New Year's celebrations, a friends' gathering and all the events that the board of Nýló and the museum's representatives organize. Ideal for those friends of Nýló who want to show more support and be close to the museum's activities. kr. 110,000 per year

Protector
The aforementioned benefits and in addition: Possibility to acquire previous works from the Nýló friendship series at the original friend price. Invitation to a private event or special tour for a group at an exhibition in Nýló with light refreshments. Ideal for generous people who want to share their experience of Nýló with others, especially companies or organizations. kr. 180,000 per year

Friend
All friends, good friends and protectors receive the latest artwork from Nýló's friends series, signed and numbered. Ideal for collectors and anyone interested in art and culture. kr. 80,000 per year

Companion
Newest artwork from Nýló's friend series and in addition a 10% discount in Nýló's museum shop. Invitation to pre-openings and all special events e.g. New Year's celebrations, a friends' gathering and all the events that the board of Nýló and the museum's representatives organize. Ideal for those friends of Nýló who want to show more support and be close to the museum's activities. kr. 110,000 per year

Protector
The aforementioned benefits and in addition: Possibility to acquire previous works from the Nýló friendship series at the original friend price. Invitation to a private event or special tour for a group at an exhibition in Nýló with light refreshments. Ideal for generous people who want to share their experience of Nýló with others, especially companies or organizations. kr. 180,000 per year

The Living Art Museum collaborates with the state and the City of Reykjavík to cover the costs of the museum's basic operation. Exhibitions and events are organized with donations from the museum's representatives, grant applications to various funds, voluntary donations and friends of Nýló.

The Living Art Museum collaborates with the state and the City of Reykjavík to cover the costs of the museum's basic operation. Exhibitions and events are organized with donations from the museum's representatives, grant applications to various funds, voluntary donations and friends of Nýló.