JONSSON ARCHITECTS OFFICE was founded in june1987 after winning
the Scandinavian Competition for the Icelandic Concerthouse. The office
has 5 employees that serve a broad spectre in the field of Architecture,
Interior Design, Exhibitions, City Planning, and Design.
New website: www.gudmundurjonsson.no
Norveg as frontpage in YAPI Magazine (Turkey) in nov. 2006
awarded the "Prize
of Building-Culture" in Vikna MunicipalityGUDMUNDUR
JONSSON AS GUIDE IN OSLO IN A TV-PROGRAMME AT SKJAR 1 the name of the
programme "Borgin min" (My City)
Coast Cultural Centre nominated to: "The building of the Century"
in Trøndelag, Norway
Coast Cultural Centre nominated to: European Union Prize for Contemporary
Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award 2005.
The primary objective of this official prize of the European Union
is to recognise and commend works of contemporary architecture that
are characterised by their conceptual, aesthetical and technical solutions.
acts as frontpage at Erco Leuchten´s website in june 2005
photo:Thomas Mayer, copyright Erco Leuchten
in Akureyri, Iceland awarded "Akureyri Prize of Culture for Architecture"
in Akureyri, Iceland , nominated
for "DV´s Prize of Culture for Architecture"
in Akureyri, Iceland awarded the "VVS-Prize" in Iceland
Akureyri (Library extension), photo: The Architect
ARTE JEWELRY GALLERY, Oslo - new shop & gallery in
june 2005, more
photo: The Architect
One-Family House at Froda. 16 (studies) realization in 2007-2008
One-Family House at Froda. 48 (studies) realization in 2007-2008
One-Family House at Gefjunarbr.12 (a study) realization in 2007-2008
House with a garage for vintage cars more
at "The Projects"
3D ill: The Architect
Summerhouse in South-Iceland (a process study) more
at "The Projects"
Summerhouse in South-Iceland, 3D ill: The Architect
Cabin/Summerhouse-typology under development (4
types) more at "The Projects"/CABINS
Villa in Rørvik under development more
at "The Projects"/RESIDENCES
Villa at Ellidavatn, Iceland more at "The
preliminary project for Saemien Sijte at Snåsa
at "The Projects"
MUSEUM A permanent Ibsen- Exhibition and the Ibsen-museum in Henrik
Ibsensgate Osl . The Exhibition was opened by her Majesty the Queen
May 23. 2006
photo: Jiri Havran
Sistership (an office-building) in Rørvik awarded the "Prize
of Building Tradition" 2003 by Vikna Municipality
The Sistership, photo: The Architect
Sijte, Snåsa, 3D ill: The Architect
GUDMUNDUR JONSSON Architecture Office has projects in a wide geographical
range both Nationally and Internationally. Some of the National projects
count f.ex. Hardangervidda National Park Centre, NORVEG
Coast-Cultural Centre, and Norwegian FJORD Centre in Geiranger, together
with the Weidemann-Gallery.
Some of the International Projects are f.ex. The Icelandic Embassy in
Washington, Attached House in Malmö, Sweden, Library in Akureyri,
Iceland among other projects in Iceland.
The main substance of the projects are Cultural buildings and Exhibitions
together with Family-houses. Office building and projects for Hotels
are to be mentioned as well.
Examples of Cultural buildings are Hardangervidda National Park Centre,
NORVEG Coast-Cultural Centre, and Norwegian Fjord Centre in Geiranger
(collaborating with Kristin Jarmund Architects), Library in Akureyri,
Other projects to come are Saemien Sijte Administration- and Cultural
Centre at Snåsa, Norway, The Polar Beer Society in Hammerfest,
Thjorsardalur Cultural Centre in Iceland, Hjalmaklettur, Egill Skallagrimsson
Cultural Centre in Borgarnes, Iceland, and the Vikingship Pavilion in
The Sistership in Rørvik, Norway (3000 m2)
A Preliminary project for a new Hotel in Rørvik, A preliminary
project for a Ski-Resort in Iceland, and a competition project for a
Hotel- Conference- and Cultural Centre in Ulsteinvik, Norway.
An example of some exhibitions: Ibsen-exhibition, The Norwegian
History Exhibition at Maihaugen, Lillehammer. The Olympic Museum
in Lillehammer, History Exhibition at Trondarnes, Harstad, Norway. The
Exhibition Treasures on Earth at Maihaugen, Lillehammer.
The themepark Vikingland at Tusenfryd. The Geysir Exhibition at Geysir,
Aker Mechanical Engineering Exhibition at Aker Brygge in Oslo.
Icelandic Embassy in Washington. Jewelry Gallery and shop Expo Arte
in Oslo. Ibsen-museum in Oslo,
Weidemann-Room in Steinkjer City Hall, Norway. The Norwegian Phone Communication
GUDMUNDUR JONSSON - A R K I T E K T K O N T O R - HEGDEHAUGSVEIEN
24 - 0352 OSLO
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