Lives in Reykjavik (Iceland).
Hallgrímur Helgason is an Icelandic author, painter, translator, cartoonist and essayist. He has studied at the School of Visual Arts and Crafts in Reykjavík and the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich. He has held over 30 exhibitions in various countries. Beside his novels, Hallgrímur has written plays, poetry and countless articles for newspapers and magazines home and abroad, as well as being an active political analyst in the Icelandic media.
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Þetta er Allt að Koma
Hallgrímur Helgason, Þetta er Allt að Koma, 1995. Book, ink, paper, 19.6 x 12.3 cm, 434 p, language : Icelandic, publisher : Uglan Íslenski kiljuklúbburinn, Reykjavík.
Woman at 1,000 degrees
Hallgrímur Helgason, Woman at 1,000 degrees, 2018. Artist Novel, ink, paper, 23.6 x 16 cm, 391 p., language : English, publisher : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, ISBN : 978-1-61620-623-9.
Hallgrímur Helgason, Höfundur Íslands, 2004. Book, ink, paper, 19.9 x 12.7 cm, 510 p, language : Icelandic, publisher : Mál og Menning, Reykjavík, ISBN : 9979324856.
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The Preparation of the No...
18 July 2014 - 05 September 2014.
The Preparation of the Novel is the title of a new instalment in The Book Lovers project, which makes direct reference to Roland Barthes’ tra