Anna Líndal has focused on questions related to how the world is measured and quantified, physically and theoretically. Realizing works which deal with questions such as how colliding human and geological time scales manifest in objects and environments.
Since 1990 Líndal has been active in numerous solo and joint exhibitions in Iceland and abroad. The Istanbul Biennial in 1997. The Kwangju Biennial in South Korea, 2000. Retrospective of Anna Líndal works was presented at the Reykjavik Art Museum in 2017.
Anna Líndal was Professor of Fine Art at the Iceland Academy of the Arts in 2000 – 2009.