© Kristín Helga Ríkharðsdóttir 

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Kristin Helga Rikhardsdottir (1993) is an Icelandic visual artist, and summertime park ranger currently living and working in Reykjavik.

 

kristin.rikhards@gmail.com

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Education

 

2018        Environment Agency of Iceland

            Park Ranging Licence

 

2013-2016   The Iceland Academy of the Arts

            BA Fine Arts

2015        Berlin University of the Arts / Universität               der Künste Berlin

            Exchange studies

 

2013 - 2013 Reykjavik School of Visual Arts

            Foundation year

 

2008 - 2012 Hamrahlid Collage 

            Matriculation Examination

 

 

Curatorial

 

Upcoming: exhibitions in Harbinger January - August 2018. With Una Björg Magnúsdóttir, Rúnar örn Marínósson and Veigar Ölnir.

Solo/duo/trio   

          

Upcoming: GOODIE GOODIE GOODIE BAGS & RADIO SANDWICH - with Bára Bjarnadóttir @ IDEAL, Prague, 7. January 2019. 

 

After Sun - with Kristín Karólína Helgadóttir and David Bernstein @ at7, Amsterdam, June 2018.

 

"RADIO SANDWICH EP 1" Listening party - Bára Bjarnadóttir @ The Living Art Museum, Reykjavík 21. December 2017. 

 

Sequences Off-Venue: IN IT - to win it @ Mengi, Reykjavík 08. October 2017

 

Fountain of Truth – with Kristin Karólína Helgadóttir @ HIER, Berlin – 18 - 27 May 2017

 

What Is, Was and Possibly Will Be: @ Student Gallery Kubburinn, Reykjavik – December 2015

        

Going Under @ Student Gallery Kubburinn, Reykjavik - September – Solo Exhibition 2014

 

Screenings  

Skotleyfi á skynfærin - vídeótek #1 @ Húrra, (Reykjavik Art Festival), Reykjavik - 3 June 2018.

 

Anomia @ at 7, Amsterdam 11. February 2018.

 

Oaxaca FilmFest, Mexico City - October 6-13, 2017 

 
Transacciones Informales @ Cinemateca Distrital, Botagá, Colombia - 29. August 2017


I Hope My Legs Don’t Break @ A-dash, Athens Greece – 13 May 2017

 

Filmideo 2017, day 2 @ Index Art Center, New York, 29. April 2017

 

West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival @ Metropolitan Theatre, West Virginia – 24 March 2017

 

PROYECTa Video Film Festival @ KB - espacio para la cultura,  Colombia – 3. March 2017 

 

20th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival  @ Czech Republic – 24. – 29. October 2016


IAA Night of Experiments @ Mengi, Reykjavik – 27. January 2016 

 

Vídjóból / video night @ Ekkisens, Reykjavik – 22. October 2015

 

Screening: 7 (Short movies) FREE CINEMA @ Bíó Paradís (Cinema Paradís), Reykjavik – 13. December 2014 – Short film screening

 

Selected with group

 

Pressure of the depth @ The Living Art Museum 11. June - 15. August 2018.

 

borða hér / taka með @ Korpúlfsstaðir, Reykjavík 13. - 20. December. 

 

Chroma Key Blue @ Radial Gallery, live broadcast from New York 8. July 2017.

 

Ljósbláarnætur á Flateyri / Light blue nights @ Vagninn, Flateyri, Iceland – 13. Agust 2016 

 

Stíngur í Augun nr 3: Grown ups @ Verksmiðjan á Hjalteyri, Hjalteyri, Iceland – 21. – 28. May 2016

 

Outer Harbour, IAA graduation show @ Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland – 23. April – 8. May 2016

 

NO SOLO @ Skaftfell - Center for Visual Art, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland – 5. March – 8. May 2016 

  

100 years in the Biz/ Hundrað ár í bransanum – The 100th birthday of DADA @IAA performance 5. February 2016

 

It May Concern @ Pony Suger Art Studio, Stockholm – 23 – 27 December 2015  

 

The ABBA Machine performance @ Kaffistofan Gallery, Reykjavik – 22. August 2015 – performance  

        

Erfið Fæðing / Difficult Birth @ Kaffistofan Gallery, Reykjavik – January 2015

 

Summer Lovin’ @ Kaffistofan Gallery, Reykjavik – 18.-20. October 2014    

 

Umbreyting Einars: Art Event @ Einar Jónsson Museum, Reykjavik – 18. May 2014

 

Summer Lovin’ @ Kaffistofan Gallery, Reykjavik – 18.-20. October 2014

   

Arion Bank’s outdoor exhibition @ Advertisements billboards, Various places in Reykjavik  20. - 27. August 2013

 

Award:

Best Experimental Short 2017 @ Oaxaca FilmFest, Oaxaca, Mexico – October 6 – 13 2017

 

Best Experimental Movie 2017 @ West Virginia Mountaineer Short Film Festival

 

Final Shortlisted artist for The Annex Collection Acquisition Award, June 2016

 

Performance/Happenings/DJ. 

 

RAFLOST, sound and art festival @ Mengi, Reykjavik 25. May 2018.

 

DJ still waiting for a wedding invitation @ Mengi, Reykjavik Iceland 23. December 2017.

 

Speed Dating @ Harlem Bar. August 2015 //A non-traditional speed dating in cooperation w. Dóra Hrund.

 

The national Championship in LIMBO in Icealnd @ Harlem Bar / 26. June 2013//Host and organizer.

 

Wednesday Night Fish Fry/TROPICAL EDITION @ Harlem Bar - 27. February 2013//Bringing tropicalness to the grey city of Reykjavik.

 

Tuesday Night Fish Fry @ Harlem Bar - 22. January 2013 //Night dedicated to sassy sexyness.

 

Music Videos

 

Directed "December" by Indriði. Coming out end of April 2018. Collaboration with Blair Alexander Massie and Indriði Arnar Ingólfsson. link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EPdMSmtKJ-Y

 

Upcoming: Directed "Date Me, I'm Bored" by Special-K. Coming out end of March 2018. Collaboration with Katrín Helga Andrésdóttir and Sigurður Unnar Birgisson.

Grants

Myndstef, Project grant, exhibition in IDEAL, Prague 2018.

Myndstef, Project grant, "samsýning í Harbinger", 2018.

Myndlistasjóður, Project grant, "Exhibition program in Harbinger", 2018.

Muggur Travel Grant, exhibition in IDEAL, Prague 2018.

Muggur Travel Grant, exhibition in at7, Amsterdam 2018.

Other


Member of the alternate board at the Living Art Museum. 2018 - current.

Interviews
 

WomenCinemakers, Special Edition  

Published on Aug 3, 2018  https://issuu.com/women.cinereview/docs/special.edition/4