Faroe Islands Education Center by BIG and Fuglark

Faroe Islands Education Center

The design of Faroe Islands Education Center was porposed by BIG with the help of Fuglark, Lemming & Eriksson, Sámal Johannesen, Martin E. Leo and KJ Elrad. The project is located on a hillside, 100 m above the sea level with a panoramic view overlooking the sea, mountains and harbor of Torshavn. When completed it will be the largest educational center in the country’s history covering three institution including Faroe Islands Gymnasium, Torshavns Technical College and Business College of Faroe Islands with total of 1,200 students and 300 teachers.


Faroe Islands Education Center

Fact sheet:

PROJECT: Faroe Islands Education Centre
CLIENT: Mentamalaradid (Ministry of Culture) / Landsverk
SIZE: 19,200 m2
LOCATION: Torshavn, Faroe Islands
STATUS: 1st Prize
ARCHITECT: BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, Fuglark
COLLABORATORS: Lemming & Eriksson, Samal Johannesen, Martin E. Leo SP/F, KJ Elrad Radgevandi Verkfroedingar
PARTNER IN CHARGE: Bjarke Ingels
PROJECT LEADER: Jakob Lange
PROJECT MANAGER: David Zahle
PROJECT ARCHITECT: Johan Cool, Ole Elkjær-Larsen
TEAM: Finn Nørkjær, Ken Aoki, Takumi Iwasawa, Oana Simionescu, Frederik Lyng, Christian Alvarez Gomez, Gaetan Brunet, Todd Bennett

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