Artists, scholars and laymen look outside when measuring the world and define what they see by categorizing and registering. This is how human beings tried to find their place in the world and gain knowledge and understanding of their surroundings. How do we perceive reality?

I Vitrine-Travelbooks and measurements


Extras Hljóðleiðsögn : The 1703 Census

various authors 1703 1703

II Vitrine-Painting outside

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II Screen-You are here, maps

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Room III


Extras : Iceland's Flora

Eggert Pétursson 1985


Extras : Fledglings

George Miksch Sutton 1958

III Vitrine-Plants and animals


Extras : Three manuscripts

Benedikt Gröndal 1874-1905