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ICELAND // REGIONS


VIEW FROM HALLGRIMSKIRKJA // REYKJAVIK

POPULATION P/KM2

TOTAL POPULATION >> 319,000

VIEW FROM ST PAUL’S CATHEDRAL // LONDON

# SCAR 1PEOPLE >> DENSITY


2000

0.1

DEN


SCARCITY // AD // ICELAND INITIATIVES

URBAN FLOTSAM // CHORA

The number of housing areas across the RCA with buildings at different stages of construction was amplified by the competition between municipalities with their own local agendas. The bigger the area the municipalities planned and the more amenities they were able to offer, the more tax revenue they could harvest to service the community.

System boundaries sometimes coincide with political boundaries, more often they do not. The edge is vague, lacks identity and as a liminal zone it separates quite distinct geographical entities.


# SCAR 2

INDUSTRY >> DIVERSITY


#

TRADE >> SELF-SUFFICIENCY


Presentation  

Iceland Handbook