2019 - Preschool Álfaborg
Preschool Álfaborg a new three departments kindergarten located in Reykholti, Biskupstungum. The design of the building was a key focus in designing vibrant setting for diverse preschool under one roof. The building is simple but ambitious in appearance and fits well with the local community and strengthens. Good interplay between preschool and buildings are secured and visual connections between them. Building and kindergarten weights fits well with the needs of children and their scale and encourages them in their daily work and play. Much importance is placed on innivist preschool, daylight and noise is good and choice of materials both warm and colorful. The building is well located and a good relationship with the local community.
Preschool is 560 m2 and was put into operation in October 2019.
Photographs Ivar Sæland and Helena Björgvinsdóttir