Guðmundur Thoroddsen, Father's Fathers, 2012 (Installation view)
Guðmundur Thoroddsen, Father's Father, Acrylic on wood, 2010
Gudmundur Thoroddsen, Father's Fathers
January 12 - February 18, 2012
@ Asya Geisberg Gallery (537B West 23rd Street, New York, NY 10011)
Born in Iceland, Guðmundur Thoroddsen studied at the Kunsthochschule Berlin, the Iceland Academy of Arts, and received his MFA from SVA in New York. Currently based in Reykjavik, Thoroddsen has been included in numerous exhibitions in New York, Reykjavik, Stockholm, Berlin, and Helsinki, including “This is Then” at DODGE Gallery (2011), “Fragmentation” curated by Dan Cameron (2011), and “Colorsynthesis” at the Reykjavik Art Museum (2010). His work appears in“Icelandic Art History from late 19th Century to Early 21st Century” (2011), as well as the New Museum’s “Younger Than Jesus: Artist Directory” (2009). He is the recipient of a 2011 Icelandic Art Center grant.