Raflosti 2020 consists of four collaborative web art projects by students of Iceland University of the Arts.   when time passes by where does it go? https://youtu.be/lAxqVab0Ydc Brenda El Rayes David Iñiguez Mangado Ísidór Jökull Bjarnason Páll Cecil… Read More

Gunnar Gunnarsson

Gunnar Gunnarsson myndlistarmaður Fæddur í Reykjavík 1949 Ég kynntist myndlist snemma, þar sem faðir minn rak Listvinasalinn (Ásmundarsal; nú Listasafn alþýðu) á 6. áratugnum. Fjölskyldan bjó á neðri hæð húsins en sýningarsalur var á efri hæð. Ég hef… Read More

Katrín Inga Jónsdóttir Hjördísardóttir

Katrín Inga Jónsdóttir Hjördísardóttir (b. 1982) is a universal artist living and working on planet Earth. Her subjects often include the social- and political-scape with focus on the art world phenomenon, which she funnels into her practice in unusual… Read More

María Dalberg

is a contemporary artist based in Reykjavík. She studied Fine Arts at Iceland University of the Arts and History at the University of Iceland. She has produced works in various media, including text, performance, and film photography, she… Read More

Þorbjörg Jónsdóttir

Visual artist and experimental filmmaker from Iceland. Her films and videos navigate between ethnography and abstract formalism, exploring preternatural states where oral-mythology and landscape collide. Thorbjorg’s most recent film A tree is like a man / En la… Read More

Monade Li

French architect, film maker, Monade Li lives and works in Paris, France. Her first experimental art video, an underwater shooting by day, “Diatomée” turned into a ‘corps-métrage’ (“body-measurement”) concept. Then came out “Claire Obscure”, an underwater shooting by night and… Read More

Jeffrey Alan Scudder

(Photo from a performance in Malibu, California (June 2018) 📼 Watch video here) Radical Digital Painting groups and presents several ideas and artifacts related to contemporary painting and contextualizes its connection to historical processes and digital technology. It… Read More

Dates 2019

the RAFLOST festival is approaching!  confirmed dates are 23-24-25th of may, in collaboration with experimental performance space MENGI and ICELAND UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS

2018 Dates!

The RAFLOST festival will be held in Reykjavík, various locations, in collaboration with the Iceland Academy of the Arts, and Mengi venue for art and performance on the 24th – 26th of May 2018. The RAFLOSTi workshop is… Read More

Vasco Costa [PT]

Vasco Caetano Costa. 1977. Lives and work in Lisbon. MA in Drawing and Printing Techniques, FBAUP, University of Oporto, Oporto 2011 B.A. in Sculpture ESTGAD, Caldas da Rainha, 2002   http://vascocosta.info/

Hekla Magnúsdóttir

Title: Δ New work for two thereminis and four knives.

RAFLOST 2015 Dates

RAFLOST will be held on the 21st – 23rd of May together with Pikslaverk, a part of the Pixelache network. Also, the Raflosti workshop will be held in collaboration with the Iceland Academy of the Arts.  The program… Read More

Dates for RAFLOST 2014

The RAFLOST festival 2014 will be held on May 22nd – 24th in various venues in Reykjavík. Also, in collaboration with the Iceland Academy of the Arts and the DAMA network, the RAFLOSTi workshop will be taking place… Read More

RAFLOST 2011 is over!

BIG THANKS to the participants of RAFLOST 2011! Looking forward meeting you again in future RAFLOSTs.

Preliminary Program

First draft of the RAFLOST+Pikslaverk 2011 program. (subject to change) Thursday, May 5th 18:00 Festival Opening – Hafnarhúsið, Reykjavík Art Museum drinks, chats and rituals 20:00 S.L.Á.T.U.R. Performance – Grandaskáli various artist from the SLÁTUR collective Friday, May… Read More

Getting closer

RAFLOST+Pikslaverk 2011 is approaching.  We received quite many proposals for art works in different forms and have done our best to facilitate as much as we can.  The scheduled program will be released soon. The main events will… Read More

RAFLOST 2011 – Call for participants

RAFLOST  will again join up with PIKSLAVERK (a part of the Pixelache Network) to organize the 2011 version of RAFLOST. The festival will be held in various spaces in Reykjavik on the 5th – 8th of May 2011…. Read More

RAFLOST+Pikslaverk 2011

Next RAFLOST+Pikslaverk will be held in Reykjavik around the 5th – 8th of May 2011.  It will consist mainly of performances and lectures.  The RAFLOSTi international workshop will not be included in the 2011 edition, but will return… Read More

Images from RAFLOST 2010

RAFLOST is over

Thanks to all participants of RAFLOST 2010. It was a great experience and hope to see you again at RAFLOST 2011.


The opening of Pikslaverk is on thursday the 20th of May 2010 in Hafnarhúsið (the Reykjavik Art Museum).  It starts at 20:00 and includes a lecture by Pall Thayer about his Microcodes and an audiovisual performance by Servando… Read More