Gunnar Jónsson (b. 1988) was born in Reykjavík, Iceland, but moved to his hometown Ísafjörður shortly after. He attended the Icelandic Academy of Arts from 2009 to 2012, prior to that he took a preparatory year in Reykjavík School of Visual arts. He has participated in numerous exhibitions in Iceland and abroad. He is a member of the artist-run Gallerí Úthverfa/Outvert Art Space in Ísafjörður, Iceland. He currently lives and works in Ísafjörður, Iceland.