January 31 2017
Björg Stefánsdóttir is the director of the Icelandic Art Center since 2014. Stefánsdóttir was previously the manager of the Icelandic Pavilion at the Venice Biennale at the Center and has previous work experience as a project manager and as a teacher at the Icelandic Academy of the Arts.
The Icelandic Art Centers’ role is to introduce and support Icelandic visual arts abroad. The Center assists artists and art professionals in realizing projects through means of funding, networking, publication and cooperation with public and private associations, organizations and enterprises. The Icelandic Art Center commissions the Icelandic Pavilion at the Venice Biennale.