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Architecture

Q&A with Artec Consultants Inc

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Opened earlier this summer, the Reykjavik Concert hall and conference centre Harpa is the home of the Icelandic symphony orchestra and Icelandic Opera, as well as a wide array of other concerts and cultural events.   The designers include Danish practice Henning Larsen Architects, Icelandic Batteriid architects, and Icelandic-Danish artist… Read more

Studio Granda’s Hof in The New York Times

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Did you notice that The New York Times recently covered the beautiful Hof residence, designed by Steve Christer and Margret Hardardottir of Studio Granda?   Located up North in Hofsós, Skagafjördur, Hof is the home of film director Baltasar Kormakur and his wife Lilja Palmadóttir, whose vision for the house,… Read more

Playtime by KRADS


Icelandic-Danish architecture practice KRADS put up a marvelous show during DesignMarch, bringing their installation PLAYTIME – and some 65 kg of LEGO – to Reykjavik Art Museum. Have you seen the clip they made of it yet? KRADS PLAYTIME AT REYKJAVÍK DESIGN MARCH 2011 from KRADS on Vimeo.