Professional work in Iceland

Ívar Örn Guðmundsson

Nexus arkitektar – private practice – reykjavik (january 2001 – present)

m³arkitektar – reykjavik (june ’00 – december ’00)

Indice -chennai, india
-office and furniture design & detailing, as well as el. design coordination

Securitas -technical dptm. reykjavík
-office design & detailing. construction coordination

Hótel borg -reykjavík city center
-proposal for alterations to roof, incorporating 7 new suites and a glazed
surround tower suite.. alterations to 5th & 6th floor rooms – now built.

thh architects -reykjavik (sept ’99 – feb ’00)

head designer, project manager and design coordinator during schematic design development stages of various projects. oversaw all office & personel management issues. projects included;

High tech. park – “h@t@k” at keldur for thyrping hf.
-project developed with arrowstreet ( a us firm) and presented to the major of
reykjavík, work done for the thyrping development co.

Shopping center
-at lauganes for thyrping hf.
-feasability scheme for an alteration of existing bldg. to a shopping center.

office bldg. -at laugavegur 180, for ístak hf.
-project development drwgs for the client and presentations. (now built)

Shopping center complex -at vatnsmýrin for kea & ía
-concept proposals and presentations, meetings with hí & lhs

Spartment bldg complex -in reykjavík city center for ía
-schematic design, two proposals for a 30 aprtm. complex.

other earlier works:

Finnur & Hilmar -architects -reykjavik (oct ’91 – aug ’92)
-worked on designs for a pedestrian bridge, various houses, a bar as well as two housing competitions

sav – Gestur Ólafsson -architect -reykjavik (jan ’88 – sept ’88)
-draftsman for an architect/engineer/planning firm, worked on two urban planning competitions & participated in publication of iceland’s first archit. Mag., “arkitektur & skipulag”, wrote articles in, and assisted in the gathering of material as well as general management of the magazine.