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Anne Midgette, Classical Music Critic, Turns Her Reviewer’s Eye And Ear To Art

“The work of the Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson is all about the quest for beauty and the ways in which that quest is doomed to failure, bogging down in mediocrity or kitsch, or, in these works, the trappings of Las Vegas. But the work radiates so much theatricality and glitz and humor that it feels […]
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The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston opens Ragnar Kjartansson's The Visitors

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The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston presents the opening of The Visitors by Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson. This is Kjartansson?s second solo exhibition at the ICA. This show marks the Boston debut of Kjartansson?s recent ...

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BOSTON, MASS.- The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston opened Ragnar Kjartansson: Song on Dec. 12, the first U.S. solo museum exhibition of Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson. A musician as well as an artist, Kjartansson makes per...

Ragnar Kjartansson and the unique world he conveys on view at the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal

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The Musée d?art contemporain de Montréal welcomes Ragnar Kjartansson and the unique world he conveys through ironic humour and a philosophical melancholy. This internationally acclaimed Icelandic artist combines music, theatre, perf...

First solo show in France of the Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson opens at Palais de Tokyo

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Palais de Tokyo is presenting the first solo show in France of the Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson (born in 1976, lives and works in Reykjavik). In a poetic and surprising manner, the exhibition portrays everyday desires, longin...

Barbican Art Gallery opens first ever UK survey of the work of Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson

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This is the first ever UK survey of the work of the internationally acclaimed Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson, charting his wide-ranging practice across film and performance, and his less well known work as a painter and draught...

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