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Goð Jól!

This year Jól starts today, December 21st 2017. Jól lasts for three nights* starting at the winter solstice. So, this time December 24 will be the first day of the new year - this date is not celebrated, and neither is the 25th, as these dates are just ordinary dates; not significant in any way.

The traditional greeting is simply a new year toast/greeting, meaning something akin to "live long and peacefully", literally "for (the) year and peace". In Iceland it is still a common new years greeting. Here it is:

Til árs ok friðar

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2017.12.21 15:37

Redo rangey ellow

Painting/Concrete:

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Untitled. Acrylics on manipulated heavy paper. 2017. 63x45cm

2017.12.15 16:11

Red stripes (3/3)

Painting/Collage, concrete:

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Untitled (2/3). (State 2) Acrylics on paper, cut up and mounted on paper, then manipulated. 2017. ~50x40cm

2017.12.15 15:48

Orange stripes (1/3)

Painting/Collage, concrete:

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Untitled (1/3). (WIP - State 1) Acrylics on paper, cut up and mounted on paper. 2017. 55x42cm

2017.11.30 22:46

Red stripes (2/3)

Painting/Collage, concrete:

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Untitled (2/3). (WIP - State 1) Acrylics on paper, cut up and mounted on paper. 2017. 55x42cm

2017.11.30 22:44

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