Artist wanted

Húsavík Whale Museum is seeking an artist to create exhibition in the museum’s art space for next season 2020-21.

The exhibition´s theme must be related to whales or their habitat in some way.

Work on setting up the exhibition is expected in January/February 2020.

Applications and requests can be sent to with subject title Art 2020.

Application must include description of exhibition and artwork and budget plan.  

Deadline for applications is at midnight 20th October 2019.

About current exhibition:

“Ocean & the whales” by Renata Ortega.

The exhibition consists of watercolor and acrylic paintings of whales living in the Atlantic and arctic oceans. The exhibition will be open until mid-December 2019.

See more of Renata´s work here.


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