Art Show


  • Saturday - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Sunday - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Monday - 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Location: Lakeview Gimli Resort - Darren Hall, 10 Centre Street
Registration: Free entry

In 2023 we celebrate the 54th annual Islendingdagurinn Art Show. Featuring works of local artists of Icelandic descent and artists who wish to celebrate Icelandic culture and heritage.

Awards will be made for oustanding works from various art forms: pottery, painting, ceramic, photography, carving, sculpture etc.

Download and fill out the Art Show submission Form, and return to the address listed on the form no later than August 3rd, 2023

Volunteer for this event 

Visit the Icelandic Festival Facebook Page and view artwork from the Icelandic Festival Purchase Collection.

2022 Art Show Winners 

  • Best Photography - Karyn Suchy "Gift from Guðlaug”
  • Best Mixed Media/Best in Show/Icelandic Festival Purchase Award - Linde Svalasdottir - “If You Can’t See the Sun – Be the Sun”
  • Best Youth - Carly Sigmundson - “Fagriskogur”
  • Best 3-Dimensional - Bill and Nan (Valgardson) Hayman - “Viking Baby Cradle”
  • Soren Tergesen Memorial Award - Charlotte Sigurdson - “2040”
  • Best Painting - Jacqueline Trudeau - “Clam Bake” 
  • Best Youth Under 12 - Zoe Evanyshyn - “Lost in the Sea” 
  • Best Drawing -  Keira Goodman - “George Harrison” 
  • Best in Show - Terry Rebizant - “The Swimmer” 
  • Icelandic Festival Purchase Award - Kim Valgardson Zinke - “Einherjar”
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Icelandic Festival of Manitoba

Festival Gift Shop / Office 

Winter Hours 
Monday and Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Or by appointment 

General Inquiries:
Phone: 1 (204) 642-7417

107-94 1st Avenue
Gimli, Manitoba, R0C 1B1