2009 MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Program in Film and Video.
2004 BA, Iceland Art Academy, Department of Visual Art.
2003 ERASMUS exchange, École des Beaux Arts de Marseille.
2003 KUNO exhange, Oslo Art Academy, Norway.
2002 KUNO exhange, Gothenburg Art Academy, Sweden.
Selected screenings and exhibitions
2019 A tree is like a man/ En la maloca de Don William Skjaldborg Documentary Film Festival, Patreksfjordur Iceland
2019 A tree is like a man/ En la maloca de Don William IMAGES Festival, Toronto, Canada
2019 A tree is like a man/ En la maloca de Don William CPH:DOX, World Premiere, NEXT:WAVE competition.
2019 I feel myself turn into a serpent, video installation, “Fixed Points” at Verksmidjan Hjalteyri, Iceland
2019 Away from here, (work In Progress) Nordic Summer University Winter Symposium Circle 7, Vilnius, Lithuania (in collaboration with Gunnhildur Una Jonsdottir)
2018 The Desert Remembers it is an Ocean, video installation, “Fragments of a Line” at Verksmidjan Hjalteyri, Iceland
2018 Your Friend Jeff (in collaboration with Lee Lynch) Installation and video, Wind and Weather Gallery, Iceland
2018 Remembering self, (work In Progress) Nordic Summer University Winter Symposium Circle 7, Riga Latvia (in collaboration with Gunnhildur Una Jonsdottir)
2017 Alchemy Film & Moving Image Residency Tissardmine, Morocco, participant
2017 Time Like Water Papay Gyro Nights Art Festival, Hong Kong
2017 Clockworking visuals to composition by composer Maria Huld Markan Sigfusdottir,
performed by Nordic Affect String Quartet, Reykjavik Festival, Los Angeles
2017 Time Like Water Papay Gyro Nights Art Festival, Oslo Norway
2015 Land of Meadows (work in progress, co-directed with Lee Lynch) accepted to FID LAB at FID Marseille
2015 DIRT, group show at JANCAR Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Time Like Water, Alchemy Film Festival, Scotland
2013 Clockworking, visuals to composition by composer Maria Huld Markan Sigfusdottir,
performed by Nordic Affect String Quartet, premiered at Iceland Airwaves 2013
2013 Time Like Water, JEONJU International Film Festival, Seoul, South-Korea
2013 Time Like Water, FLEX Film Festival, Florida, USA
2011 Ocean Ocean, Zinebi International Film Festival Bilbao, Spain
2011 Guðrún Northern Wave Film Festival, Iceland
2010 Ocean Ocean, Papay Gyri Nights 2011 Art Festival, Orkney
2010 Ocean Ocean, Reykjavik International Film Festival, Iceland
2010 Ocean Ocean, Art Happens, Sweden
2010 Ocean Ocean, Reindeerland Film Festival, Egilsstaðir, Iceland
2010 Thoka included in the 17th edition of Journal of Short Film
2009 Ocean Ocean, CalArts Showcase, Redcat, Los Angeles
2009 Ocean Ocean, Hinterland Film Festival, USA
2009 Ocean Ocean, NO SOUL FOR SALE – A Festival of Independents
presented by Kling & Bang at X Initiative Gallery, New York
2008 The Emperor, Reykjavik International Film Festival, Iceland
2008 Thoka and Over, Hungarian Dances and Romanticism; Concert and
film at the Art Museum of Sigurjón Ólafsson, Reykjavík, Iceland.
2008 Thoka, Fallbrook International Film Festival, California
2008 The Emperor screened as a part of The Player Piano Project, USC Thornton
Music Masters Series, Los Angeles, USA
2007 Buffalo, Surreal Cinematic Work LACMA, Los Angeles
2007 The Emperor, Confronting Paradise, New York
2007 The Emperor, CalArts Showcase, RedCat Theatre, Los Angeles
2006 Buffalo, Experimental and Politique, France
2006 Buffalo, 26th Munchen international Festival of Film Schools, Germany
2004 Dagskrá (group exhibition), Gallery Publik, Paris, France
2004 Cuts from Reykjavík (group exhibition), Frisor Beige, Berlin, Germany
2004 Listaháskóli Íslands Graduation Show (group exhibition) Reykjavik Art Museum, Iceland.
2002 Art conference participant “Real Presence 2002”, Belgrad, Serbia
Visiting Artist Faculty, CalArts School of Art, Valencia, CA. Spring 2015
Adjunct teacher, Iceland Academy of the Arts. Fall 2013 - present
Founder and instructor, Teenage Wasteland of the Arts, Reykjavik, Iceland and Los Angeles, California. 2013- present
Instructor, Reykjavik Art Academy, Iceland, August
Adjunct teacher, CalArts School of Film and Video, Valencia, CA 2009-2012
Associate teacher, CalArts School of Film and Video, Valencia, CA 2009-2011