Designed by Henning Larsen architects, the 750 sqm green roofed Eysturkommuna Town Hall is in the breathtaking Faroese landscape and bridges the river in the village of Norðragøta
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Føroyar (Danish: Færøerne) is a North Atlantic archipelago located 320 kilometres (200 miles) north-northwest of Scotland. The islands lie and about halfway between Norway and Iceland.
It is an autonomous territory within the Kingdom of Denmark. The islands have a total area of about 1,400 square kilometres (540 sq mi). The population was 52,110 in January 2020.
Major works to visit include the Eysturkommuna Town Hall. The 750 sqm green -roofed structure is sited in the breathtaking landscape. It bridges the river in the village of Norðragøta and unites what used to be two separated municipalities into one.
Also you should check out Glasir – Tórshavn College, a vortex-shaped education center design by BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group. The property combines three schools under one roof and celebrates the dramatic Faroese landscape.