H A L L V E I G   Á G Ú S T S D Ó T T I R


2008 - 2013    Music Research (PhD), School of Arts Brunel University, London, UK
2006 - 2008    TRANSMEDIA, Postgraduate program at Hogeschool Sint-Lukas Brussels, BE
2002 - 2006    Master in Visual Arts, Sint Lucas Hogeschool voor Wetenschap en Kunst, Ghent, BE
1992 - 1996    A-levels in Visual Arts, Breiðholt College in Reykjavik, IS

solo & duo exhibitions

2022    Galerie19 Opening exhibition, “Valse Lento”, Ghent, BE
2021    to draw, you must close your eyes and sing, BLANCO, Ghent, BE
2020    With/in Nature, K41 nordiKeye Art Gallery, Brussels, BE
2018    When I Can’t Tell You, I Will Show You, De Beuckerstraat, Antwerp, BE
2017    “autumn leaves”, NUCLEO, Ghent, BE
2017    toy symphonies, Weltecho Gallery, Chemnitz, DE
2016    [ hljóð, n. sound; silence ], BLANCO, Ghent, BE
2016    ‘Pluriversum - a homage to Lucien Goethals’, Zebrastraat, Ghent, BE
2013    recent work, Galerie William Wauters, Oosteeklo, BE
2012    SOUNDs, Arts & Books Gallery Draulans, Westerlo, BE
2012    OBJETs SONOREs, b-gallery, Brussels, BE
2011    crox 352, Croxhapox, Ghent, BE

group exhibitions _ a selection

2022    Studio Zink, Brussels, BE
2021    Zomersalon 2021, KUNSTHAL GENT, Ghent, BE
2019    The Beauty of the Invisible, WHAT ELSE Contemporary Art Space, Mesnil Eglise, BE
2018    ONVOORZIENE OMSTANDIGHEDEN, Kunstacademie-Tielt, Tielt, BE
2017    Refractions, KN - Raum Für Kunst im Kontext, Berlin, DE
2017    Parcours Getekende Klanken, Klankenbos, Neerpelt, BE
2016    VERWAND, D’Apostrof Art Gallery, Meigem, BE
2015    “Drawing Towards Sound”, University of Greenwich Gallery, Greenwich, UK
2014    OPENING, The White House Contemporary Art Gallery, Lovenjoel, BE
2014    ‘H e a d l i n e s’, D’Apostrof, Meigem, BE
2013    Crossing Lines Again, WorkPlace, Antwerp, BE
2013    New Perspectives, Galerie Pinsart, Bruges, BE
2013    “Alpine Club Boechout”, Meriodlei, Antwerp, BE
2012    DARKROOM, Ghent, BE
2012    VIER, DIE AUSZOGEN, Weltecho Gallery, Chemnitz, DE
2011    ‘What you see is [not] what you see’, Bleekhofstraat 44, Antwerp, BE
2010    PRIJS VAN ASSE, Kapel Zwartzusters, Asse, BE
2009    INPUT / OUTPUT, De Bond, Bruges, BE
2009    DE GIFT, Warp Koetshuis, Sint-Niklaas, BE
2008    G.O.V Project, Gasteig, Munich, DE
2007    YOUNG ARTISTS (selected by Dirk Pauwels), Palmarium, Ghent, BE
2007    UNDERGROUND / Sound & Vision, Warp, Sint-Niklaas, BE
2006    LIGHT PLAY, Z33, Hasselt, BE

presentations & workshops (as presenter and/or coach)

2022    collectief tekenen, Zomeracademie workshop, Destelheide & De Veerman, Dworp, BE
2018    HAPPENING SOUND, Zomeracademie workshop, Destelheide & De Veerman, Dworp, BE
2017    Drawing _ Through Hearing and Touch, studio workshop, Begijnhof, Ghent, BE
2017    Image, Music & Sound, Zomeracademie workshop, MATRIX & De Veerman, Dworp, BE
2016    Visual Music, Zomeracademie workshop, MATRIX & De Veerman, Dworp, BE
2015    MUZIEK EN BEELD, Zomeracademie workshop, MATRIX & De Veerman, Dworp, BE
2015    VISUALIZING MUSIC: Hear What You Draw, WISPER workshop, Leuven, BE
2014    2daagse van de improvisatie, MATRIX workshop,
2014    MATRIX Centre for new music & Muziekacademie van Zaventem, Zaventem, BE
2013    BEELD NAAR KLANK / KLANK NAAR BEELD, workshop, Kunstkring Were Di, Zele, BE
2012    SEEING SOUND, CCMP presentation, School of Arts Brunel University, London, UK
2012    ART IN TRANSLATION, lecture, International Conference on Language and the Arts, Reykjavik, IS
2012    RESEARCHING THE ARTS, conference, School of Arts Brunel University, London, UK
2011    lecture and concert, TRANSMEDIA, Hogeschool Sint-Lukas & Q-02 werkplaats, Brussels, BE

concerts & performances _ a selection (as performer and/or composer)

2022    Studio Zink, live drawing/sound drawing, Brussels, BE
2018    AlbaNova Music Festival, Musica - Impulscentrum voor Muziek, Biesen, BE
2017    HORTUS SONUS, with Maja Jantar, Brussels Poetry Fest, Brussels, BE
2017    WWTMFOF, with Billie Hanne, Blue Zone, Studio Thor, Brussels & OFFoff Art Cinema, Ghent, BE
2017    there is a cloud floating in this sheet of paper, CIAP, Hasselt, BE
2015    Factory! Festival Kortrijk, Kortrijk, BE
2015    “Drawing Towards Sound”, University of Greenwich Gallery, Greenwich, UK
2014    TECTONICS Music Festival, Harpa, Reykjavik, IS
2014    CTRL+N II, with Kaja Draksler, THNK, Amsterdam, NL
2014    Experimental Intermedia, with David Watson, New York, USA
2014    Studio LOOS, Den Haag, NL
2013   “pianosketches”, Galerie Pinsart, Bruges, BE
2013    “KLANKENBOS - a sound drawing”, MUSICA, Neerpelt, BE
2013    “Drawing Music”, Performatik Festival, Q-02 werkplaats, Brussels, BE
2012    composed DRAWING #5, Weltecho Gallery, Chemnitz, DE
2011    composed DRAWING #2, iMAL, Brussels, BE
2009    concert, LOGOS, Ghent, BE
2007    UNDERGROUND/Sound & Vision, WARP, Sint-Niklaas, BE

residencies & workshops (as participant)

2014    Festival van Vlaanderen & TRACK, Kortrijk, BE
2013    SoundMine, MUSICA, Neerpelt, BE
2012    PIANOFABRIEK, Brussels, BE
2011    Q-02 werkplaats, Brussels, BE
2011    Frans Masereel Graphic Centre, Kasterlee, BE
2010    NUCLEO @ Lindenlei 38, Ghent, BE


2020    A COMPANION TO CONTEMPORARY DRAWING, 25 Drawing Towards Sound – Notation, Diagram, Drawing [ publisher, Wiley Blackwell ] - more info
2018    No(w) Saxophone, MATRIX [ Centrum voor Nieuwe Muziek ] - more info
2017    TEMPO, A QUARTERLY REVIEW OF NEW MUSIC: Volume 71 - Issue 279 - more info
2016    HET PLURIVERSUM VAN LUCIEN GOETHALS, MATRIX [ Centrum voor Nieuwe Muziek ] - more info
2015    articulations 1.1
2013    LOOKING at SOUND / LISTENING to IMAGE, practice-based research towards a sound-drawing language for audiovisual performance [ PhD dissertation ]