A Historic Icelandic Midcentury Gets an Alluring Modern Twist

A Historic Icelandic Midcentury Gets an Alluring Modern Twist

By Jennifer Baum Lagdameo
In Iceland, a midcentury single-family home originally designed by iconic architect Guðmundur Kr. Kristinsson is treated to a stunning renovation.

Located in the suburbs of Reykjavík, this midcentury gem was first designed in the 1960s by Guðmundur Kr. Kristinsson, one of the first post-war architects in Iceland. However, after being sold, the new homeowners determined the property was in need of a thoughtful revamp in order to be a suitable modern home for their growing family.

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