Biography
1932

Born in Olafsvik / Iceland (real name: Gudmundur Gudmundsson)

1949

Academy of the Arts, Reykjavik

1951

Studies at the Academy of the Arts, Oslo

1955-57

Florence Academy of Art, mosaics in Ravenna, and studies in Reykjavik

2010

Honored by the French Légion d’Honneur Order of Merit (Chevalier degrée)