CV

Hallveig Kristín Eiríksdóttir is a performance/theatre maker and painter living and working in Reykjavík. Studied Performance Design in Madrid and Georgia, and currently studying Theatre and Performance Making at Iceland Academy of the Arts, while working alongside on independent solo projects and with multiart group CGFC (www.cgfc.rocks).

 

CV (English)

 

THEATRE AND FILM

2017 – “CGFC: HEADLINER” Performance with CGFC group  – On tour summer 2017

2017 – “Brudtärnor” Short film, co-written and directed with Magnus Andersen  – Coming up in 2017

2016 – “Glitter Litter” Documentary / Art film about CGFC  – Coming up in 2017

2016 – “LUFTTANZER” Site-specific performance at the Reykjavík Airport Hangers – Performance and Visuals

2016 – “Sælir eru einfaldir” with Sviðsverkur in Skriðuklaustur – Theatre Design

2016 – “STOP CGFC 2016”, installation and performance with CGFC in LungA Art Festival – Performance and Visuals

2016 – “”I thought it was brilliant – a fantastic performance”-Henrik Vibskov” with CGFC in Kaktus, Akureyri and Molinn at Reykjavík Winter Lights Festival – Performance and Theatre Design

2015 – “Radio Activity” audience participation radio drama with CGFC at Platform Nord,  Kristianssand 2015 – Theatre Design, Script and Direction

2015-2016 – “Sælir eru einfaldir”, site-specific theatre piece at Skriðuklaustur, East Iceland, premiere 26. july 2016 – Theatre Design and Script Writing

2015 – “Carroll:Berserkur” – with Spindrift Theatre – Theatre Design and Stage Management

2015 – Reykjavík International Film Festival – Set Design for events

2015 – “Þú og ég” – Short film by Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir – Nominated for Icelandic Film Awards for Short of the Year 2015 – Set Design

2014 – “Spegilbrot” – Immersive theatre piece in Tjarnarbíó, Reykjavik – Set Design

 

INTERNSHIPS

2017-18 – Reykjavík City Theatre, Reykjavík – Assistant Scenographer with Egill Ingibergsson on Himnaríki og Helvíti, premiere January 11th 2018.

2017 – Stockholms Stadsteater, Stockholm – January-March – Assistant Scenographer with Alex Tarraguel and Stefan Metz on Hemsöborna, premiere March 22th 2017.

2015 – Punchdrunk, London, April – Internship in Prop Making for Immersive Theatre

2014 – Teatro Circo Price, Madrid, April-June – Internship in Costume Design with Goya-Award winner Felype de Lima

2013 – Mick Perrin International, July-August – Production Intern at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2013

 

EDUCATION

2015-2018 – Iceland Academy of the Arts – Performance and Theatre Making

2012-2014 – Escuela Universitaria de Artes y Espectáculos TAI – Design for Performance

2011-2012 – University of Iceland – Film studies and Spanish

2010-2011 – Georgia Southern University, Betty Foy Sanders Dpt. of Art í Georgia, USA – Fine Arts

 

EXHIBITIONS

2016 – “TÆR” Solo exhibition in Listastofan Art Gallery – 03.09.2016 – 16.09.2016

2015 – “Rokk og rokk” Exhibition with Ýr Jóhannsdóttir in the carpark at Hamraborg, Iceland

2015 – “Vessar í þér?” Exhibition with Ýr Jóhannsdóttir in Hamraborg, Iceland

2014 – “Flottur Veggur” Exhibition with Magnús Andersen and Jófríður Ákadóttir – LungA Arts Festival

2013 – Solo exhibition in Hveragerði, Iceland

2013 – “Út í buskann” Exhibition with Magnús Andersen in Edinborgarhúsið, Ísafjörður, Iceland

 

EMPLOYMENT AND WORKSHOPS

2015 – Current National Theatre of Iceland – Stage Technician

2015 – Workshop leading in devised scenography with Spindrift at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Gaitey School of Acting in Dublin

2015 – Photographic Editor for Vélstjórafélag Íslands (Iceland Marine Engineer Society)

2014 – 2016 National Museum of Iceland – Curator and researcher of exhibition “Theatre Design in Iceland from 1857-2017”

2008-9 – Municipal Theatre of Reykjavík – Stage Technician

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2015 – Platform Nord – Special Invite from Platform Nord – “Radio Activity” with CGFC in October 2015.

2015 – Gunnar Gunnarsson Cultural Fund – Grant for Writing and Production of “Sælir eru Einfaldir” by Gunnar Gunnarsson

2010 – Georgia Rotary Student Program (GRSP) Full scholarship for studies in Fine Arts at Georgia Southern University, Georgia