Words Don't Come Easy

Félag Undraverðra Myndlistarmanna og Félaga (FUMF) / Association of Amazing Artists
and Friends, presents the book Words Don't Come Easy.

FUMF art collective was founded in 2011 by the artists Arna Óttarsdóttir, Erla Silfá
Þorgrímsdóttir, Kolbrún Ýr Einarsdóttir, Kristín Rúnarsdóttir and Þorgerður Ólafsdóttir.
FUMF's past projects include residencies, seminars, exhibitions and events in Reykjavík,
Oslo and Stockholm.

The aim of the publication is to support the exploration of themes concerning text and
the use of words and language as media in art. The book includes works, scripts and
other forms of text by 18 artists as well as commissioned texts by Magnus Bärtås and
Shauna Laurel Jones.

The artists who contributed to the book are: Allison Gibbs (AUS), Bjarki Bragason (IS),
Brandon Cramm (USA), Carolina Billvik (SE), Caroline Näslund (SE),
Dóra Hrund Gísladóttir (IS), Eva Ísleifsdóttir (IS), Gideonsson/Londré (SE),
Gunndís Ýr Finnbogadóttir (IS), Ingrid Furre (NO), Jennifer Bailey (UK),
Marie-Louise Andersson (DK), Páll Haukur Björnsson (IS), Sanna Marander (SE),
Sarah Degerhammar (SE), Unndór Egill Jónsson (IS), Vilda Kvist (SE).

The book is designed by Arnar Freyr Guðmundsson and Birna Geirfinnsdóttir.

Contact FUMF at fumogf [at] gmail.com to purchase the book!