Center for Icelandic Art

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The CIA.IS - Center for Icelandic Art (Icelandic: Kynningarmiðstöð íslenskrar myndlistar) is the platform for Icelandic visual art activities. CIA.IS promotes Icelandic art by connecting the local visual art community with the international art network. CIA.IS enforces national and international collaborations in order to improve opportunities for Icelandic artists in their home country and to increase their visibility abroad. The CIA.IS was founded in 2005 and is located at Lækjargata 3 in Reykjavík.

Main objectives[edit]

  • Information center
  • Promotion of Icelandic art and mediation to the international art events
  • Commissioning the Icelandic Pavilion at La Biennale di Venezia
  • Initiating of events (exhibition, conference)
  • Visitor's program

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Coordinates: 64°08′52″N 21°56′16″W / 64.1479°N 21.9377°W / 64.1479; -21.9377