Ýr Jóhannsdóttir - Textile designer - based in Iceland 

 Photo by Gunnlöð Jóna

Photo by Gunnlöð Jóna

-Graduated from Glasgow school of Art
-Traveled around Iceland, Faroe Islands, Finland and Sweden with the performancce "Headliner" by CGFC. Granted by Nordisk kultur fund.
-Manufactured the first textile line "horn" for Ýr by Ýrúrarí

-"Sweater story" solo exhibition at Ekkisens artspace, Reykjavík, Iceland
-“STOP CGFC” Art instalation and performance with CGFC, LungA art festival, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland
-Graduated from Reykjavík School of Visual Arts with Textile design diploma.
-““I Thought it was brilliant, a fantastic performance” -Henrik Vibskov”” performance with CGFC, Kopavogur & Akureyri, Iceland

-“Radio activity" Radio drama & performance with live knitting,  CGFC at Platform Nord, Kristianssand, Norway
-Featured Artist at first stop of the traveling "Feminist fiber art" exhibition in Boston, US
-"Genitalia" group exhibition celebrating genitals at Design March, Reykjavík, Iceland        -"Nokkrir vel valdir vessar" at exhibition night, Kópavogur, Iceland

-First opening of the Ýrúrarí webshop
-"Ég er steinn" exhibition on culture night in Reykjavík