FAROE ISLANDS- Art - Sigrun Gunnarsdottir - Set Mint (2v)
The artist Sigrun Gunnarsdóttir was born in 1950 in the village of Eiði in the Faroe Islands. This is where she grew up and where her interest in the visual arts began in childhood. In Eiði, she has also developed her own highly distinctive artistic universe as a professional artist.
Sigrun Gunnarsdóttir's paintings are simple yet complex at the same time. They interact with us in hushed tones, prompting us reflect. She works with themes that occupy the lives of ordinary people, asking a plethora of existential questions. Sigrun's motifs have their origins, among other things, in adventures and legends, in intergenerational communication, in Greenland and in familiar, personal stories.