Jˇn Laxdal Halldˇrsson
Born 19 july 1950 in Akureyri.
Parents Halldˇr Ëlafsson watchmaker and Oddnř Laxdal.
Matriculation exam in Akureyri 1971.
Studied philosophy at the University of Iceland 1971-1975.
Myrkur Ý hvÝtri ÷rk, 1974 illustrated and copied by Helgi Vilberg.
A semester at Aarhus, Denmark 1975 ( wrote Stofuljˇ).
The Red House 1981-1983 (on the initiative of Gubrandur Siglaugsson).
Studio in the Old School in Akureyri 1983-1988.
Studio in KaupvangsstrŠti, Akureyri 1991-2004.
Honorary Artist in Akureyri 1993.
Teaches art history in the Akureyri Art School 1984-1994.
Pize in the MENOR poetry competition.
NPLT 13. MaÝ 1990, textahver Noranpilta, book.
Moves with Aalheiur an the children to Freyjulundur.