Ásta F. Sigurðardóttir


Ásta F. Sigurðardóttir (b. 1987) is a poet and artist. She has published one book of poetry—„Herra Hjúkket“ (Meðgönguljóð, 2012)—in addition to being featured in several anthologies and literary magazines in Reykjavík. Ásta is one of the founders of the contemporary art gallery Kunstschlager, and has often intertwined her poetry with her visual and performance art, appearing at festivals, exhibitions and readings around Iceland. She lives in Reykjavík.



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20 Minute Cities: Reykjavik
Friday, February 20th, 2015

Take a literary tour around the world, with the help of the Digital Writers’ Festival! Join a pair of emerging writers from each of the world’s UNESCO Cities of Literature as they walk you through their city, introducing you to local writers and pointing out what makes their hometown great. Control the path of the writers by interacting with them on Twitter, directing them through the streets of Edinburgh, Melbourne, Iowa City, Dublin, Reykjavík, Norwich, and Kraków.

In Reykjavik, join poets Valgerður Þóroddsdóttir and Ásta F. Sigurðardóttir as they take you on a worldwind tour of their city!