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Einar Örn – as a curator

Posted in art, curator, einar örn, ghostigital on January 21, 2008 by badtaste4ever

einar as a curatorEinar Örn Benediktsson, a “master” of bad taste, has been given carte blanche to organise an edgy, surprising evening.Einar Örn used to sing in purrkur pillnikk, kukl and the Sugarcubes. Today he is now known for his project Ghostigital.

Co-founder of the Smekkleysa SM record label and publishing house.

His latest work is Radium and the book The Fitting in which he did the illustrations and Bragi Ólafsson wrote the prose.

“Q: How does the landscape and nature of Iceland affect your art, Einar?
A: Not at all, with friends like these!”

Sjón – as a curator

Posted in art, curator, literature, sjón on January 21, 2008 by badtaste4ever

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Sjón, the poet laureate of contemporary Icelandic poetry, novelist, and the Nordic Literary Awards winner invites writers and musicians over to this cross-media evening.