Deprecated: Function get_magic_quotes_gpc() is deprecated in /customers/5/b/5/a-s.dk/httpd.www/wp-includes/formatting.php on line 4382

STACKED LIBRARY

The new library – the open house – is formed by the internal function and urban surroundings. Placed in between small scale houses and big public buildings, the new library appears as a merged figure of the small and big scale. The library is designed with living rooms of books that are stacked on each other in a dynamic composition creating inner courtyards lit with skylights.

Project: Library, extension

Type: Competition

Year: 2008

Size: 3.000 m2

Client: Hafnarfjordur Municipality

Collaborators: Va arkitektar

Location: Hafnarfjordur, Iceland

Status: 3. Prize