Harpa, Reykjavik Concert Hall

Harpa Reykjavik Concert Hall Building, Iceland

Harpa – Reykjavik Concert Hall and Conference Centre, designed by Henning Larsen Architects in collaboration with Batteriið Architects and Studio Olafur Eliasson, has won one of the most prestigious architecture awards worldwide, The European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2013.

Ice House Iceland 2

Ice House – Iceland Residence

Design: MINARC

The house creates a serene family sanctuary that harmoniously connects inhabitants with the surrounding natural environment by combining the most sustainable, eco -friendly materials and energy efficient technologies with minimalist architectural design.

The Station: Roadside Stop, Iceland

The Station: Roadside Stop, Iceland

Design: KRADS, architects

The Station, a roadside stop in the Icelandic countryside, is a conjoined restaurant, drive-through, convenience store and gas station. Icelandic culture is in many ways shaped by American influences due to the 65-year long presence of an American army base in the country.