HVITAHUS - THE STORY
Hvítahús is a residency program for artists and an art gallery. It's located just next to the Snæfellsnesþjóðgarður national park. surrounded by astonishing landscapes, special sea biosphere and bird life. The Hvítahús was restored in 2010 by Steingerdur Johannsdottir and Arni Emanuelsson. Including now a fully equipped residency floor with a bedroom, toilet, kitchen and living room, a 30m2 double-height studio / exhibition hall and gallery facilities. Hvítahús, originally an ice storage (íshús), is the only remaining building from the old Krossavik harbor. The recently renovated Hvitahus preservs its original characteristics and structure.