Högna Heiðbjört Jónsdóttir

Högna Heiðbjört Jónsdóttir graduated from The Reykjavik School of Visual Arts in 2017. She then studied for one year at the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in the Netherlands but graduated from the fine art department of The Iceland University of the Arts in 2021. Högna is born and raised in Reykjavík. Högna's art is mostly comprised of found objects. She is drawn to things in her environment that are repetitive, colorful and have abstract properties. She wants to shed light on mundane objects that are mostly overlooked and undervalued by making it into art, more specifically paintings.