Fríkirkjuvegur 7, 101 Reykjavík

Listasafn Íslands
05, May 2021 - 09, January 2022 (see calendar for other dates)
Open from 10.00am - 5.00pm

Website //www.listasafn.is
General Admission See on official website

Of the North (2001) is created from Steina's archive of video recordings, mostly of Icelandic nature – either the surface of the earth, or microscopic views: microbes, as well as crashing waves and melting ice, landslips and an array of natural phenomena relating to geological formation and destruction of our planet. The work also reaches out into space, with spherical objects rotating around an imaginary axis in a hypnotic rhythm, with all the concomitant sounds.

Steina's gigantic video installation Of the North (2001) is an arresting and captivating work that touches all who see it.

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