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Education:

2009-10 University of Iceland, M.A. Applied studies in culture and communication
2004-05 The Icelandic Film School
1992-94 Arizona State University, School of Art, B.A. degree Photography
1990-92 Brevard Community College, Photography
1989-90 University of Iceland

Solo Exhibitions:

2012 The Reykjavik Museum of Photography, “Kona / Woman” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2008 Fotografi, “Mistur – Haze” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2008 Saltfelagid, “Kyrrd- Stillness” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2007 Heimahusid – Reykjavik, Iceland
2005 Laugarvegur 176, “Me and my family”, short film – Reykjavik, Iceland
2005 Laugarvegur 176, “blinded”, short film – Reykjavik, Iceland
2005 Laugarvegur 176, “Le ballét mécanique 2005”, short film – Reykjavik, Iceland
2003 Fjorubordid – Stokkseyri, Iceland
2003 The Icelandic Print Association, “Hringras” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2002 Gallery Skuggi, “Truflud tilvera” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2001 Galley Ofeigur, “2001 Space Odyssey” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2000 Gallery Alexie, “untitled” – New York City, USA
2000 Harlist, “untitled” – Reykjavik, Iceland

Group Exhibitions

2006 LACDA-LA Center for the Digital Arts, “Snap to the Grid” – Los Angeles, USA
2006 Skogar, “The Land” – Ytri-Skogar, Iceland
2004 Icelandair Headquarters, “The Other Side” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2003 Scandinavisches Institut, “Contemporary Reykjavik” – Greifswald, Germany
2003 Rathaus (City Hall), “Contemporary Reykjavik” – Greifswald, Germany
2001 Gallery Fold, exhibited and represented by Gallery Fold – Reykjavik, Iceland
2001 Reykjavik Museum of Photography,” Contemporary Reykjavik” – Reykjavik, Iceland
2000 Gallery Gerdarsafn – Kopavogur, Iceland
1999 Gallery Gerdarsafn – Kopavogur, Iceland
1997 Gallery Hornid, two person exhibition – Reykjavik, Iceland
1994 Gallery Smidar og Skart, representation till 1996 – Reykjavik, Iceland
1994 Step Gallery – Tempe, Arizona
1994 Runnels Gallery – New Mexico, USA

Contests and publications

2003 Manhattan Arts 20th Anniversary Competition, Award of Merit Winner – New York, USA
2002 Channel 2, interview and coverage of artist – Iceland
2001 Guest 2001, photos published and coverage of artist – Iceland
2001 Icelandic Medical Journal, cover photo and coverage of artist – Iceland
1999 Mosaic, Channel 2, coverage of photos – Iceland
1998 Best of College Photography Annual, finalist and published – Iceland
1994 Best of College Photography, 4th place black and white – USA
1994 Best of College Photography, honorable mention color category – USA
1994 New Mexico Photographer Magazine, finalist and published – USA
1992 Best of College Photography, finalist and published – USA
1989 Farvis, photos published – Iceland

Projects and Grants:

2010 Minningarsjodur Magnusar Olafssonar, grant to work on book on Icelandic women
2008 Kaupthing, purchase of artwork as form of grant – Reykjavik, Iceland
2007 Thompson LES Hotel, “The Dream” – New York, USA
2006 Hotel Þingholtsstraeti 3-5, collaboration photomirrors – Reykjavik, Iceland
2006 Hotel Þingholtsstraeti 3-5, collaboration photo/numberplates – Reykjavik, Iceland
2000 National Bank of Iceland, grant – Reykjavik, Iceland
2000 Bonus hf, grant – Reykjavik, Iceland
1997 Myndasmidjan, owner of studio from 1995 – Reykjavik, Iceland
1995 Taught workshop in Fashion Photography – Reykjavik, Iceland
1994 Many private collections till now – Reykjavik, Iceland
1989 University of Southern California, full scholarship granted – Los Angeles, USA