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Ragga Róberts

(b. 1994 in Reykjavik, Iceland)

 

SOLO SHOWS

2021       Kaffi Laugarlækur Gallerí, Reykjavik, Iceland (forthcoming)

2021       Hannesarholt, Reykjavik, Iceland (forthcoming)

GROUP SHOWS

2020      Art in Isolation, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND

2019       ArtStartArt Holiday Collection, East Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX

2019      Admissions Exhibit, Myrtle Hall Gallery,  Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY 

2019      Riyaaz, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2018      Kitchen Sink, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2018      People’s Choice Salon Show, Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2017       Sophomore Award Winner Exhibition, Museum of Art, Utica, NY

2017       Sophomore Student Exhibition, Museum of Art, Utica, NY

2017       Sophomore Show, 14 Cottage Gallery, Utica, NY

2016       Freshman Show, School of Art Gallery, Utica, NY

2014       FG Graduation Show, Gróska Art Gallery, Garðabær, Iceland

 

CURATORIAL 

 

2019      Riyaaz, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2018      Kitchen Sink, East Hall Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

RESIDENCIES 

2020       NES Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland 

2020       Gullkistan Residency, Laugarvatn, Iceland

2018         Summer Residency at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY​

WORK EXPERIENCE 

2019-20  Arcadia Earth, New York, NY, Museum Assistant 

2019         Basia Goszczynska, Brooklyn, NY, Artist Assistant

2019         Arcadia Earth, New York, NY, Artist Assistant

2012-15   Pre-school Hjallastefnan, Garðabær, Iceland, Instructor

EDUCATION

2020-22 University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland - Master in Curatorship and Exhibition Management

2017-19   Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY - Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting

                                 Highest honor

                                 Merit Based Scholarship

2015 -17   Pratt Institute - Munson Williams Proctor, Utica, NY

2010-14   Fjölbrautaskólinn í Garðabæ, Garðabær, Iceland - High school diploma, Visual Arts Major

AWARDS, ASSOCIATION AND MEDIA

2020          NES Artist Feature, NES Artist Residency

2020          Artist Talk & Open Studios, Gullkistan Art Residency, Laugarvatn, Iceland

2020          Featured in The Kadinov Art Consulting Catalog Issue #1 

2019           Member of SÍM (Association of Icelandic Artists)

2019           Interview with ArtStartArt

2019           Award of Pratt Circle, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2017-19     Merit Based Scholarship, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2017           The John Loy Honors Award for student who excels at Painting, Pratt - Munson Williams Proctor, Utica, NY

2015-17     Merit Based Scholarship, Pratt-MWP, Utica, NY    

2014           Award for Performance in Visual Arts, Fjölbrautaskólinn í Garðabæ high school, Garðabær, Iceland