Sigurdur Gustafsson

Name: Sigurdur Gustafsson

1962 Born December 24 in Akureyri Iceland.
1990 Graduated from Oslo school of architecture.
1991-1992 Employed at Cullberg Architects in Gothenburg, Sweden.
1995 Set up own architecture practice.
1997 Collaboration with Källemo AB.

Exihibitions (selections)

1998 Svens öga (Sven´s eye) Färgfabriken, Stockholm.
1998 Forum for Form, Stockholm.
1998 Svens eye, Röhss museum, Gothenburg.
1999 F15, Moss, Norway.
1999 The Transparent North, Stedeljik Museum, Amsterdam.
1999 Empty Spaces, Exhibition at the European Patent Office.
2000 Schwedens aufbruch zur moderne, Lindau, Deutshland.
2000 Röhss museum, Gothenburg.
2000 Ronneby Culture Centrum.
2001 Gallery Hylteberga.
2002 Malmö Art Museum.

Awards and distinctions (selection)

1995 Award in an architectural competition for a school in Reykjavik.
1996 Second price, competition for planning and building a university.
Campus in Akureyri, Iceland. (No first prize awarded)
1999 Purchase in a competition about a swimming-hall in Reykjavik. The newspapers DV prize for design.
2001 The Bruno Mathsson Prize.
2003 Torsten & Wanja Söderbergs Prize.

Collections (selection)

National Museum, Stockholm
Röhss Museum, Gothenburg
Malmö Art Museum
Stedeljik Museum, Amsterdam
National Museum of Armenia
Islands Designmuseum, Reykjavik

Photo: Scandinaviandesign.com