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Primordial Landscapes: Iceland Revealed

Primordial Landscapes: Iceland Revealed

July 2, 2015 – April 2017, TBA

Natural History Museum
10th and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Location: 1st Floor, Special Exhibits Hall (near the Mammals Hall)

Photographer Feodor Pitcairn and poet Ari Trausti Guðmundsson reveal a land of fire, ice, hardy life, and natural beauty. Experience the remote beauty of Iceland, a land sculpted by the elements and forged by active geologic activity.


Credit:Hoffel's glacier lagoon in Southeastern Iceland/©Feo Pitcairn Fine Arts