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LA Art Museum - Listasafn Arnesinga

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Great little museum

We stumbled upon this museum after seeing it listed on the town map. It was lovely, and admission... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
Columbus, Ohio
Awesome and cozy little art museum

We stopped in here with our 10-year-old daughter and loved it. It’s small and easy to do but super... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Tracey B
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26 Jul 2018
“Great little museum”
10 Jul 2018
“Awesome and cozy little art museum”
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Austurmoerk 21, Hveragerdi 810, Iceland
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We stumbled upon this museum after seeing it listed on the town map. It was lovely, and admission was free. There were two exhibits--one by an established Icelandic artist and another a set of senior projects by architecture students. Both were excellent and suggest that...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped in here with our 10-year-old daughter and loved it. It’s small and easy to do but super cool and original. The day we went, there was an exhibit by artist Sigrún Harðardóttir whose art showcases the movement of art, which was so interesting....More

Thank Tracey B
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The shows on display were top notch. The first included an Icelandic mixed media ( paint/film/interactive) artist inspired by geysers and Iceland. It was highly engaging, professionally executed, and thought provoking. The other exhibit was by architecture students who designed proposals for an artist’s residency...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We came there a group of 50 and had a guided tour around the museum. It was really interesting and fun to see :)

1  Thank Jóna Magnea M
Reviewed 23 March 2018

We were there during the ERRO exhibition which was spectacular. Vivid fascinating work. There was also an exhibit that was a fascinating oblique view of slavery. Very powerful. If you're in Reykjavik this is a great stop if you're museum-ing. We wanted to choose just...More

Thank WendyC240
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Weather closed eastern roads so we had an extra day in Selfoss and were looking for something to do. We enjoyed the gallery very much. Impressed with the high quality artwork and knowledgeable staff.

Thank Annette O
Reviewed 6 August 2017

LA Art Museum is owned by local muncipitalities in Arnesinga County approx. 40 minutes drive east of Reykjavík. Their exhibtions are quite ambitious - this summer they are presenting expressionism in Icelandic painting 1915-1945. A text in English is available. I went there today and...More

Thank bjorn b
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Well signed on main road. Easy to pull over to park. Phenomenal to look directly across the road at the actual site having been into the modest museum/ exhibition and viewed the short film of farmers who own the farm which was unscathed directly in...More

Thank Salma56
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Surprising, a beautiful gallery space with modern, contemporary original art in the middle of a town known for greenhouses. Helpful curator.

Thank MichiganSam
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I had a great time visiting the art museum. The expo showing there was really good. There s a little coffee there, it was very cozy and warm The museum is very child friendly and has a very welcomming atmosphere.

1  Thank Ana B
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