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Landscape Architecture

Skrúður, Núpur receives the 24th International Carlo Scarpa Prize for gardens 2013

Skrúður is a vegetable garden in Dýrafjörður, a fjord in the north-western part of Iceland, just a few kilometers from the Arctic Circle. Núpur is the name of the mountain looming over the garden. Together, the two receive the Carlo Scarpa Prize for gardens 2013.   Sigtryggur Guðlaugsson, a local… Read more

Reykjavik Harbor Path

Hi there, Here is a wonderful project to inspired you this lovely Tuesday morning: Harbor Path by architect Massimo Santanicchia, assisted by Mattia Gambardella and Ragnar Már Nikulásson. It is a rare treat to have an operating fishing harbor right in the centre of the capital, and in recent years, the… Read more

Life in the Vatnsmýri

Last September-November, the Nordic House exhibited Life in the Vatnsmýri. The exhibition tells the story of the diverse life and history of the moorland Vatnsmýri surrounding the building, offering visitors the opportunity to learn more about the interplay between the city and the nature. Did you see it? I did, and was so… Read more