September in Reykjavik…

As the Ravens return to Iceland, it's the end of September and I find myself on the verge of transition.  My month at SIM is over, and tomorrow I head North to Akureyri. Before I leave this spot, here are a few pictures from my month at SIM Reykjavik.

Notes. 

Notes. 

Window selfie.

Window selfie.

Lava and moss in the Gálgahraun lava field near Reykjavik.

Lava and moss in the Gálgahraun lava field near Reykjavik.

Detail of a painting by Kjarval.

Detail of a painting by Kjarval.

View from my window.  I am talking to you.

View from my window.  I am talking to you.

Ancient rock wall, a sheep enclosure in Þingvellir.

Ancient rock wall, a sheep enclosure in Þingvellir.

Lava, moss

Lava, moss

I am talking to you. Woodcut, 10" x 13"

I am talking to you. Woodcut, 10" x 13"

View from my studio at SIM.

View from my studio at SIM.

The fantastic September SIM cohort: Tim (thanks for the photo!) Genevieve, Alec (in front) Eva, Sophie, me, Lydia, Elia, Camilla.  Missing from the photo are Jonathan and Natalia.  For more info about our doings, look on the SIM Facebook page "Simresidency."

The fantastic September SIM cohort: Tim (thanks for the photo!) Genevieve, Alec (in front) Eva, Sophie, me, Lydia, Elia, Camilla.  Missing from the photo are Jonathan and Natalia.  For more info about our doings, look on the SIM Facebook page "Simresidency."