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Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
Metamorphic, Walter and McBean Galleries, San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA

2015
Drawing Apart, MIT List Visual Arts Center, Boston, MA
Supra Terram, Parasol Unit, Foundation for Contemporary Art, London, UK
Looking In: Sculptures and Models, Reykjavík Museum of Art, Reykjavík, Iceland

2014
Foundation, Sculpture Center, New York, NY
Foundation, Reykjavík Museum of Art, Reykjavík, Iceland

2013
The Icelandic Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale, Italy (catalogue)

2012
Stage, New Commissions, Art in General, New York

2010
Boiseries, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The Suburban, Chicago, IL

2006
PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, NY
Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain de Bourgogne, Dijon, France

2005
Sala Público Siqueiros, El Cubo, Mexico City, Mexico

2004
D-Segni, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino, Italy (catalogue)
Reykjavik Museum of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland (catalogue)

2000
Reykjavik Museum of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland (catalogue)

Selected Group Exhibitions and Projects

2018
Affective Affinities, 33rd Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brazil
FRONT International Triennial for Contemprary Art, Celveland, USA
The Prospective View, Austrian Cultural Forum, New York

2017
Third Space, Birminghman Museum of Art, AL
Arion Collection, Reykjavík, Iceland

2015
Panorama, The High Line, New York, USA
Points of View, National Museum of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland (catalogue)

2014
Picture Atlas, Contemporary Artists for Fondazione Ansaldo, Palazzo Ducale, Genova
Memory Palace, Contemporary Arts Center, Cinncinati, USA
Good Night, Mr. Procrustes, Galerie Steinek, Vienna, Austria
Your Compound View, Reykjavík Art Museum, Iceland

2013
To and Fro, Ideas City Festival, New Museum, New York
Treasures, National Gallery of Art, Reykjavík, Iceland
TREKK, Sogn og Fjordane Museum of Art, Forde, Norway

2012
Le Frac S’invite Au Consortium , FRAC – Bourgogne, Dijon
True North, Anchorage Museum of Art, Alaska
A Touch of Life, Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt, Germany
On Vacation, VILLA, Knokke, Belgium
Paved Paradise, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

2011
Without Destination, Reykjavik Museum of Art, Iceland
La Promenade, Les Ateliers des Arques, Les Arques, France
La Vie, Mode d’Emploi, Meessen de Clercq, Brussels, Belgium
All Things Equal, Hedreen Gallery, Seattle University, Seattle, WA
Endemis (Ó)sýn, Gerðarsafn Museum, Kopavogur, Iceland

2010
America Deserta , Centre d’Art du Parc Saint Léger, Pougues-les-Eaux
Carte Blance, Galerie Analix Forever, Geneva, Switzerland
No Soul For Sale – Festival of Independents, Turbine Hall, Tate Modern, London (The Suburban)

2009
Beyond the Picturesque, SMAK Museum for Contemporary Art, Ghent,Belgium (catalogue)
– traveling to Marta Herford Museum, Germany
Automatic Cities, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, CA (calalogue)
Landscape 2.0, Kunstverein und Stiftung Springhornhof, Germany.

2008
Experiment Marathon Reykjavik, Reykjavik Museum of Art, Iceland
It’s Not Your Fault, Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY
Pleinairism, Galleri i8, Reykjavik, Iceland
Poéticas da Natureza, Museu de Arte Contemporânea da Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
Megastructure Reloaded, Ehem. Staatliche Munze & Kunstlerhaus Betanien, Berlin (catalogue) Garden of Acclimation, Villa Arson, Nice, France
World Histories, DeMoines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
The Historic Connection, Fredreiksborg Palace Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark

2007
Land Grab, Apex Art, New York, NY
Artist Project, Cabinet Magazine, Issue 24, Shadows
Acting in Utopia, Landesgalerie Linz, Austria
Alas, Nature, National Gallery of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland
Double X-Rated, Stellan Holm Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Soft Sites, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
Models and Prototypes, Kemper Art Museum at Washington University, St. Louis, MO (catalogue)
Destroyed Worlds, Kunsthaus Dornbirn, Austria; Aarhus Contemporary Art Center, Denmark
Cityscapes, Galeria Leme, São Paulo, Brazil
Landscapes and Folklore, National Gallery of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland
Mutilated/Cultivated Environments, Center for Book Arts, New York, NY
Homesick, Center for Icelandic Art, Akureyri Art Museum, Iceland
Tiere auf Grasshockern, Kunsthalle Bremerhaven, Germany

2005
The Here and Now, The Renaissance Society, Chicago, IL
T1 – The Pantagruel Syndrome, Castello di Rivoli, Fondazione Sandretto, GAM, Turin, Italy
Nordic Contemporary Sculpture 1985-2005, Wanas Foundation, Sweden
Le Giene de Lieu, Musee des Beaux-Arts, Dijon, France
city/observer, Rhizome Artbase/New Museum of Contemporary Art, NewYork, NY
Odd Lots, White Columns, Queens Museum of Art, & Cabinet Museum, New York, NY
Moving Centers, National Gallery of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland
Exceeding Paint/Expanding Painting, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, NY
Surface Charge, Anderson Museum, Richmond, VA

2004
Troy Story, Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Dreamscapes, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium
Deconstruction for a Construction, Galerie Valerie Cueto, Paris, France
Des dels confines de la terra, La Capella, Barcelona, Spain (catalogue)
Scale and Elevation, Art in General, New York, NY
Microwave, Sicardi Gallery, Houston, TX
Indivisible Cities, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, NY

2003
Carnegie Art Award, Victoria Miro Warehouse, London, UK, Mejlans Museum, Helsinki, Finland, Gothenburg Art Museum, Sweden (catalogue)
Microwave 4, Cristinerose/Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY
Not to Scale, Dorsky Gallery, New York, NY (catalogue)
Cities without Citizens II, Rosenbach Museum, Philadelphia, PA (catalogue)
Indoor/Outdoor, LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, CA
START, Centro Arte Contemporanea di Cavalese, Italy

2002
The Force, Gale Gates et al., New York, NY
20 Years of Icelandic Art, Icelandic National Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland
Carnegie Art Award, Hafnarhus Museum, Reykjavik, Kunstnarnes Hus, Oslo, Kunstforeningen, Copenh
Reactions, Exit Art, New York, NY
Man and City, Reykjavik Museum of Art – Kjarvalsstadir, Iceland
Carriage House Projects, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York (catalogue)

2001
Confronting Nature, The Corcoran Gallery, Washington, DC (catalogue)
Listamadurinn á horninu/The Artist on the Corner, Public Project in Reykjavik, Iceland

2000
Park, Momentum – Nordic Art Biennale, Moss, Norway (catalogue)
En dehors des Cartes, Centre d Art Contemporaine á Séte, France (catalogue)
Inventing Iceland, Galerie Articule, Montréal, Canada (catalogue)
Models of Resistance, Globe – Overgaden, Copenhagen, Denmark
Dictionary, Café 9, Reykjavik Museum of Art, Lasipalatsi-Helsinki, Villa Serena-Bologna, Mediaspace- Brussels, Universal Space-Prag, Bergens Kunstforening.

1999
Til nyrrar aldar/Towards a New Century, Icelandic National Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland
Eitthvad – Etwas – Something, Hanover Kunstverein, Hanover, Germany
Takki, Labor Elektronsche Mediakommunikation, Hamburg, Germany

Selected Press

2018
Heinrich, Will, “Cleveland Triennial is Artistic Scavenger Hunt with Civil Pride”, The New York Times, 8/13/218

2017
Lewallen, Constance, “Chance Transformations: Constance Lewallen Interviews Katrín Sigurðardóttir”, SFMoMA Open Space, 05/11/2017 – https://openspace.sfmoma.org/?s=katrin+sigurdardottir

2015
Hartnett, Kevin, “The Way We Remember Childhood Homes”, The Boston Globe, 03/03/2015
Wehle, Sean, “Uncovered Interiors: Katrin Sigurdardottir Explores the Idea of Home”, Modern Paint ers, June 2015 and Bouin ArtInfo, 04/09/2015
Bonin, Christianna, “An Artist who Unbuilds to Build”, Arch_Kiosk Online, 04/11/2015
Kellaway, Kate, “Katrin Sigurdardottir: Human Life is a Transformation of Scale”, The London Observer, 06/14/2015

2014
Bronner, J.E., “Katrin Sigurdardottir”, 500 Words, Artforum Online, 03.07.2014
Andresdottir, Asta, “Top Floor”, Iceland Review, spring 2014
Rosenberg, Karen, “Art as Architecture and as Currency”, The New York Times, 06.26.2014
Sutton, Benjamin, “The Experience of Katrin Sigurdardottir´s Imaginary Palazzo”, 07.02.2014
Raskin, Laura, “Discipline Problem”, Architecural Record, August 2014

2013
Heisler, Eva, “Katrín Sigurðardóttir”, Bomb Magazine, issue 123/spring 2013
Hall, Emily, “Katrín Sigurðardóttir, Ellefu”, Artforum, January issue 2013
Basciano, Olivier, “The Venice Questionnaire #19: Katrín Sigurðardóttir”, Art Review online, May 2013
Squillacciotti, Giulio, “La Guida di Vice alla Biennale” Vice online, 6/06
Ragnarsdottir, Elisabet Indra, “Víðsjá” RUV – Icelandic Broadcasting Corporation, 4/3
“Venice: Katrín Sigurðardóttir at the Icelandic Pavilion”, Contemporary Art Daily, 6/16
Magnússon, Haukur, “The emotion of Cold Hard Science”, Reykjavík Grapevine, issue 8, 6/21-7/04
Wynants, Jean-Marie, “A Venise, la Biennale questionne l´art, la crise et notre avenir”, Le Soir, 5/30
Molocha, D, “Upscale Icelandic Interventions at the Old Venice Lavanderia “ The Culture Trip, 6/13
Beatrice, Luca, “Il luna park dei padiglioni stranier “, Il Giornale, Genova, 5/30
Steffen, Patrick, Flash Art online, 6/01
“Biennale Updates: top e flop. Le sette cose migliori e le sette peggiori a Venezia secondo il nostro”, Artribune, Milan, 6/02
Barbera, V, “Metapadiglione alla Biennale. Katrín Sigurdardóttir per l’Islanda “ Artibune, Milan 6/02
Linossi, Christa, “La Biennale di Venezia”, Kultura-Extra, Berlin, June 2013
Gestri, Carolina, “Katrín Sigurðardóttir”, Reykjavík Boulevard, 4/02
Ragnarsdottir, Elisabet Indra, “Reist með aðstoð fljótandi staðreynda”, RUV – Icelandic Broadcasting Corporation, 6/17
Secchi, Marco, “Iceland Preview at the International Art Exhibit of Venice”, Zimbio, 5/30
Hirsch, Faye, “New Foundations: An Interview with Katrin Sigurdardottir”, Art in America online, 6/04
Mandell, Hannah, “Katrín Sigurðardóttir´s Sequence of Experience”, Interview Magazine online
McGregor, Rhiannon, “Venice Biennale Report: Icelandic Pavilion”, Aesthetica, 6/14

2012
Orit Gat, “Built to Scale”, Modern Painters Magazine, July/August 2012
Ragnarsdottir, Elisabet Indra, “Víðsjá” RUV – Icelandic Broadcasting Corporation, 2/16
Susanna Davies-Crook, “The Inside, Inside”, Sleek Magazine, issue 34, summer 2012
Tulinius, Sigriður, “Katrín Sigurðardóttir – interview”, Endemi Magazine, nr 3, 2012
Decker, Julie, “True North – Contemporary Art of the Circumpolar North”, Anchorage Museum of Art

2011
Andresson, Markus, “Open Doors”, DAMn Magazine #27
Madden, Kathleen, “Critic´s Picks”, Artforum.com, Feb.
Straus, Michael, “Katrin Sigurdardottir at the Met”, The Brooklyn Rail, Feb.
Merkin, Sophia, “Leaving the Door Open: Paricipation and Contemporary Art”, The Current, 2/16
“Itinerary: Katrin Sigurdardottir,” Sculpture Magazine, Vol. 30, No. 1, January/February, p. 18.
Wei, Lily, “Up Now: Katrín Sigurdardóttir,” Artnews, February, 103.
Fensom, Sarah E., “Making It New” Art & Antiques, February, 40-46.
Childers, E.A., “Adventures in Memory and Liminality Part II,” The Vanderbilt Republic, 9/18.

2010
Johnson, Ken, “Period Rooms Take on a Modern Gloss” New York Times, 10/28
“Room Mates”, Goings On About Town, The New Yorker, 10/16
D ´Arcy, David, “Report from Reykjavik”, Artnet.com, May
Castro, Jan, “The Scale of Perception: A Conversation with Katrín Sigurdardottir” Sculpture Mag 4/09

2009
Thompson, Adam, “Katrin Sigurdardottir” Art Papers, Nov/Dec
McAdams, Shane, Katrin Sigurdardottir, Brooklyn Rail, Jul/Aug
Rosenberg, Karen, Art in Review: Katrin Sigurdardottir, New York Times, 6/25
Carlin, T.J., Katrin Sigurdardottir, Time Out New York / Issue 717 : Jun 25–Jul 1,

2009
Heisler, Eva, Beyond the Picturesque”, Art Papers, Nov/Dec
Wolff, Rachel, “Turning Over a New Leaf,” Artnews, April.

2008
Wei, Lilly, “Experiment Iceland,” Art in America, October.
Kristin Lentini, Lara, “It’s Not Your Fault,” Art Papers, October.
Rosenberg, Karen, “Inspired by Vikings and Volcanoes,” The New York Times, 7/25
Davis, Ben, “Fire and Ice,” Artnet, May 25.
Haines, Thomas, “Creators of Cool,” The Boston Globe, 5/25
Ankerman, Karel, “Uitgelicht,” no. 7/8.

2007
Drake, Cathryn, “Art and Landscape in Iceland,” MAP – Journeys in Contemporary Art, #12, 07/08.
Jow, Tiffany, “Total Recall,” Surface Magazine, Vol. 66, Summer.

2006
Rodriguez, Iris, “Ein Sehnsuchrsort der Kunst,” Die Zeit, December 7.
“Goings on About Town,” The New Yorker, Dec 4.
Genocchio, Benjamin, “High Plane,” New York Times, October 27.
Svenle, Elna, “Katrin Sigurdardottir: Small Wonder,” PS1 Newspaper, October.

2005
Spiegler, Marc, “Critics Pick,” ArtNews Magazine, November.
Casadio, Mariuccia, “Portable Landscape,” Vogue Casa, October.
Buchardt, Dieter, “Exceeding Paint”, KunstForum International, #177, pg. 454-455, Fall.
D’Arcy, David, “Roth and Other Riches,” Modern Painters Magazine, July/August.
Johnson, Ken, “Exceeding Paint/Expanding Paint,” The New York Times, July 5.
Walker, Hamza, “Where is my Buddha-mind?” The Renaissance Society.
Lombardi, Dominic, “Katrin Sigurdardottir/Reykjavik Art Museum,” Sculpture Magazine, April.
“Our Critics Picks,” Chicago Tribune, February 20.
Heisler, Eva, “Of Landmarks and Birthmarks: The Work of Katrin Sigurdardottir,” N. Paradoxa, Vol. 15. 2004 , Eva, “Place Enfolded, Site Unfolded,” NY Arts Magazine, November/December.
Parola, Lisa, “Sigurdardottir Disegna,” La Stampa Sette, Torino, Italy, April 23-29.
Shaw, A., and A. Ward, “Goings on About Town,” The New Yorker Magazine, February.

2003
Shaw, A., and A. Ward, “Goings on About Town,” The New Yorker Magazine, October.
Amy, Michael, “Not To Scale,” Tema Celeste 99 (International Edition), September/October.
Farronato, Milovan, “Katrin Sigurdardottir,” Tema Celeste 98 (Italian edition).
Parola, Lisa, “Katrin, Tracce di Memoria,” La Stampa Sette, April.

2002
Weinman, Edward, “Home is Where the Art Is,” Iceland Review, Autumn.
Olafsdottir, Audur, “The Shape of Time,” MHR-30, Reykjavik Museum of Art.
Weinman, Edward, “Painting Scandinavia,” Atlantica Magazine, September-October.
“Katrin Sigurdardottir,” Artkrush, March-April.
“Critics Picks,” TimeOut New York, February 7-14.
Russ, Sabine, and Gregory Volk, “The Force,” NY Arts International, Vol. 7, #3.

2001
“Iceland at 1000” interview, Morning Edition, National Public Radio, November 4.
“Confronting Nature,” The Washington Post, November 1.
Kristósfersdóttir, Á., “Völundarhús minnisins/The Labyrinths of Memory,” Andblaer Journal.

2000
“Les Mots, on en parle de plus en plus!” A poncelet Cargo dyslexiquue, October.
Grane, Pernille, “Momentum,” Art Press, October.
Kern, K., Nordic Success,” Politiken, May 27.
Morgenstern, G., “En biennale a ta vare pa,” Aftenposten, May 24.

1999
Runolfsson, Halldor B., “Aperto Reykjavik,” Flash Art, January/February.
Hoegsbro, C., “Green Grass of Home,” Out of Focus, November.
Interview with Torhild Dahl, Norway Public Radio, August 17.

Selected Publications

2014
Bruno, Giuliana, Surface – Matters of Aesthetics, Materiality and Media. U. Chicago Press Pub.

2013
Heisler, E., Ómarsdóttir, K., Bonacossa, I., Ceruti M., Sigurðardóttir, K., “Foundation, Katrín Sigurðardóttir, The Pavilion of Iceland at the Venice Biennale 2013”, foreword by Jakobsdóttir, Kirch, D., Yngvason, H., edited by Yngvason, H., Marsilio Editori, Venice in collaobration with The Reykjavík Museum of Art.

2010
Ecological Urbanism, Estafavi & Doherty, Harvard University Graduate School of Design, Lars Muller

2009
Automatic Cities: The Architectural Imaginary in Contemporary Art. Robin Clark & Giuliana Bruno. MCAS Pub.
Beyond the Picturesque, Maes, Jacobs; Skerath et al. exhibition catalogue, S.M.A.K Pub.
Icelandic Art Today, ed. Schoen, Christian, texts: Yngvason, Runolfsson et al. Hatje Cantz.

2008
Megastructure Reloaded, Van der Ley, Richter, Bittner et al.Hatje Cantz.

2006
Models and Prototypes, exhibition catalogue, texts by Catharina Manchanda, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum.
The Itin-errancy, exhibition poster, text by Frederic Oyharcabal, FRAC – Bourgogne.

2005
The Pantagruel Syndrome, Bonami, F., Christov-Bakargiev, C. et al. T1 Torino Triennale Tremusei, Skira
SurfaceCharge, Russ, Volk. exhibition catalogue, Anderson Gallery, VCU Pub.
Exceeding Paint/Exceeding Painting, exhibition catalogue, texts by Karen E. Jones, Pratt Manhattan Gallery Pub.

2004
Volk, Gregory, Near and Far, foreword by Eirikur Thorlaksson, Reykjavik Art Museum, Iceland.
D-segni, conversation with Ilaria Bonacossa, foreword by Bonami, F., Fondazione Sandretto Re Re baudengo.
Women Artists, an Illustrated History, Heller, N.G., 4th Ed., Abbeville Press.

2001
Confronting Nature: Icelandic Art of the 20th Century, exhibition catalogue, Corcoran Gallery of Art,

2000
Park, exhibition catalogue, Momentum – Nordic Art Biennale, 2000.
Veg(g)ir/Ways/Walls, exhibition catalogue, text by Eirikur Thorlaksson, Reykjavik Museum of Art Pub.

Selected Awards and Fellowships

2016
The Harker Award for Interdisciplinary Studies

2015
The Creative Capital Award

2013
The Richard Serra Prize, National Gallery of Art, Reykjavík

2011
Ateliers des Arques, Les Arques, France.

2007
The Icelandic Department of Culture: National Artist Fellowship (´12, ‘07, ‘05, ‘02, ‘00 and ‘97)

2005
The Louis Comfort Tiffany Biennial Award
The Rema Hort Foundation Grant, New York

2004-3
Lower Manhattan Culture Council, Woolworth Building Residency, New York

2003
Art OMI International Artists Colony, Ghent, New York

2002
Carnegie Art Award – Finalist

2001
Nordic Committee on Art and Design: Residency at NACD, Norway (‘07 and ‘99)

2000
The Gudmunda Kristinsdóttir Memorial Award, Reykjavik Museum of Art
The Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art: NIFCA Residency, Riga, Latvia

Selected Public Collections

MIT Permanent Collection, Cambridge, MA
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
The National Gallery of Art, Reykjavik, Iceland
The Reykjavik Museum of Art, Iceland
Arion Collection, Reykjavík
ASÍ Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland
The Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain de Bourgogne, Dijon, France
University of Iceland Art Collection, Reykjavik, Iceland