Food & Drink Nov 29, 2010

A Major Exhibition of Nordic Art and Design in NYC

The Exhibition “Nordic Models + Common Ground: Art and Design Unfolded” was opened October 29th at the wonderful Scandinavia House – The Nordic Center in North America on Park Avenue in Mantattan. It will be open until March 9, 2011. The Exhibition is curated by the famous Snöhetta Architects and includes emerging and established talent.The exhibition examines a varied selection of works and includes architecture, product design, fine art, graphic design, fashion and photography. It offers a compelling look at contemporary Nordic art and design, highlighting shared practices and ideas and their global impact. The following participants are from Iceland: bara design/Bjargey Ingólfsdóttir – design (individual), Fanney Antonsdóttir and Dögg Guðmundsdóttir – industrial design (individuals), Hans Jóhannsson – luthier (individual), Katrín Ólína – graphic art and design (individual), Landslag – landscape arcitecture (firm) and Studiobility/Guðrún Lilja Gunnlaugsdóttir – product- and industrial design (firm).

Further information on this Exhibition