About The Reykjavik Art Walk

Come for a walk and get a crash course in Icelandic art history and contemporary trends in the Icelandic art world!

We start at one of the most well-known landmarks in downtown Reykjavik where we talk a bit about its design and the statue of Leifur Eiríksson. Then we go over to the sculpture garden of Einar Jónsson, Iceland´s first sculptor, where we give a brief introduction to Icelandic art history and of course Einar himself, who was an absolutely amazing character with so many original ideas and considerable influence on the visual arts in Iceland.

We visit a contemporary art gallery. The gallery we visit will depend on what is being exhibited and on what we think is the best option for you to know. 

The walk ends at Freyja’s art space, which is usually very experimental and a lot of fun to visit since it’s in her grandmother’s basement. We will have time to talk about what we saw and about any other topics of your interest. 

We give you information and show you places that you would otherwise not find or know of. The Art Walk is based on our own research about Icelandic art history, but there is also some more from us so all together gives you an authentic view of Icelandic culture and art.

The Art Walk is ever changing as we want to keep it as up to date as possible so if something is going on that we feel you need to see and hear about we will take you there.

Availability

NOT AVAILABLE AT THE MOMENT
Any day and time. 

Only available as private.

When requesting your starting time, be aware that most galleries and museums close at 5 pm.

Price

ISK 6,800 for one person
ISK 4,300 per person with 2 participants
ISK 2,500 per person with 3 or more

Free for 18 years old or younger

Duration

2 hours.


About the hosts

Hello! We are a photographer and Art Theory student, and an artist graduate in fine arts and owner of an art space in Reykjavik. 

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Booking

This experience is booked on request. We will let you know within 72 hours whether your booking request has been accepted or not. No payment will be requested until the booking is confirmed.


Why booking with us

  • No booking fees or any hidden cost

  • Best price guarantee

  • Count on us to be there by your side

  • Creative Iceland’s Original

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Language

English.

Weatherproof

This activity takes place rain or shine

Recommendations

Dress for the weather and wear comfortable outdoor walking shoes

Meeting at/location

Downtown Reykjavik. Address will be provided after booking.

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