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- About
- Work
- CV
- Articles
- Exhibitions

- About
- Work
- CV
- Articles
- Exhibitions

Jˇn Laxdal
- About
- Work
- CV
- Articles
- Exhibitions


2008-now Camberwell College of Arts / BA (Hons) Photography
2007-now Dieter Roth Academy
2007 Graduated from Akureyri Junior College from the sociology Department
2006-2007 Art course in Akureyri Junior College
2002 Cinematography course in a youth community center (H˙si­, Akureyri)
1998-1999 Art course in the Akureyri school of fine arts

Artinavan// Projects
The Root, Park 10,
The Ant colony, ┼rhus (DK), 17. - 24. February
Brixton Village, weekly installations, London, 11.January - 11. April
+ 2. - 6. Mar. Brixton's Smallest Cinema
+ 15. - 27. Feb. Two weeks at grandma's
+ 9. - 13. Feb. Small publications
+ 2. - 6. Feb. Health & Safety
+ 25. - 30.Jan. The Photo Booth
+ 18. - 23. Jan. Fingered
+ 11. - 18. Jan. Camera Obscura

Pop-up space, London, 23.-27. November

Private exhibitions
1x7, weekly exhibitions in my flat in London
All kinds of crap, Gallery 13 steps
Iran - with your own eyes, CafÚ KarˇlÝna
Delicate skateboard, Mohawks skateboard store

Delicate skateboard, JV gallery

Group exhibitions
HR┴ SKATA - Skateboard festival, Verksmi­jan, Hjalteyri, Iceland
Performance day in Verksmi­jan, L˙­ur with Kjartan Sigtryggson
Dieter Roth Academyĺs exhibition, Hjalteyri, Iceland

Artinavan// The Collection, Rotating Gallery, London
Dieter Roth Academyĺs exhibition, Stuttgart
Artinavan//Van wanted, London
Artinavan// SOW-WEN, London
The last week gallery, London
KVÍRN, Verksmi­jan/Iceland
Freyjumyndir, Akureyri, Iceland
The Marlborough, ORANGE, London
Darmstńdter Tage der Fotografie, Germany
GallerÝBOX, Iceland

Freyjulundur, Iceland

Dionysia art festival, Siglufj÷r­ur/Iceland

Ketilh˙si­, Art center, Iceland

Officially owned work
Town of Akureyri, Iceland

Undertaken Responsibilities
2009- now Member of the art collective Artinavan//
2009 Member of Youngĺs TATE committee
2008- now Member of the art collective Verksmi­jan in Hjalteyri, Iceland
2008- now Member of the Akureyri Academy of visual arts
2007- now Member of the Dieter Roth Academy
2006-2009 PR ambassador in Akureyri for Roskilde festival(DK)
2007-2008 Vice-president and secretary of the Icelandic Snowboard Association
2005-2006 Member of the student council in Akureyri College
2005-2006 Spokesman of Akureyri College in preparatory committee for a nation wide song contest
2004-2006 CEO of the Philosophy and culture society in Akureyri Junior College
2004-2005 Co-editor of Muninn (school paper)
2003-2007 Graphic designer and pre-press graphicer of Muninn (schoolpaper)
2003-2005 One of two head light- and sound technicians in Akureyri Junior College
2000-2005 Cameraman/editor for Team Divine (Snowboard team)

2008 Photographer, journalist and advertisement salesman for www.akureyri.net
2007-2008 Akureyri Art Museum
2007-2008 Photographer for Birtingur, commercial and news photography
2007-2008 Photographer and layout artist for DV, newspaper
2006-2007 Taking photographs of artwork
2005-2007 Snowboard instructor in HlÝ­arfjall, ski resort
2004-2005 Camera operator for St÷­2 (TV station, nationwide)