The wooden structure resembles traditional sheds in the form of a contemporary pair of cabins with a distinctive presence and the use of simple materials and gabled profiles. Large windows face panoramas of the Norwegian Sea, the mountain range and the bedrock on three directions.
The house stands on the island of Vega in the Norwegian archipelago not far from the polar circle. The site is distinctive for its grand and harsh northern landscape with wide panoramas of the Norwegian Sea and the jagged mountains rising from it.
characteristic. They are simple and robust in detailing and the optically white glass conveys undisturbed frames of the ocean, the mountain range and the bedrock.
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