Genuine Modernist

Detached House Budakeszi, German Design Award 2020

Architect: Attila Borsay
Text: Bálint Botzheim
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Attila Borsay designed a new detached house in Budakeszi on a steep and narrow site, surrounded b a chaotic residential environment, which was …

Tisza Forest School and Trail

Thesis, MOME Institute of Architecture

Concept and text: Levente Szász
Consultant: András Göde

Northern-Eastern Hungary is one of the poorest areas in our country. People are struggling with ethnic and economic problems which distort the minds of the children …

Two Schemes for the Prison Block in Debrecen

Debrecen University, Master Training

Concept and text: Angéla Soltész, Tünde Zahari
Consultants: Ferenc Keller, Péter Kovács DLA

One of the half-term design tasks for the 2019 Master Training of Debrecen University was to plan the prison block of the …

Making Use of the Wenckheim Granary in Doboz

MÉSZ-MÉK Diploma Award 2019

Concept: Miklós Megyesi, DE Műszaki Kar
Consultant: Ferenc Keller

Built in 1864, the granary building was designed by Miklós Ybl and stands now near the centre of the settlement. Wheat, corn and rye is typically …


MÉSZ-MÉK Diploma Prize, 2019

Design: Dávid Kálna, BME Építészmérnöki Kar
Consultant: Iván Nagy

When a metropolis grows beyond people, the demand to build a city within a city is phrased. It creates an independent space for living in the …

Ganz Futuro

Diploma deisgn, SZIE Ybl Miklós Faculty of Architecture, 2019

The topic of this scheme is a potential utopia of the development of the Ganz district in Józsefváros. This means both functional, urbanistic and social development. The area concerned is …

Swallows’ Visitors’ Centre

Diploma Design, SZIE Ybl Miklós Faculty of Architecture, MSC, 2019

Concept and text: Bence Péter Tóth

The handshake of vernacular and contemporary architecture is the plan for me. The brick, earth and adobe architecture, thatching and whitewashed walls naturally …

Plans for a co-housing, Budapest, District XIII

Diploma design, Budapest University of Technology

Concept: Anna Müller
Consultant: Miklós Jancsó

Co-housing, also referred to as co-operative housing is a voluntary form of residence made up by a blend of private residential units and shared communal functions. Organised …

The Reconstruction Project of the Synagogue in Kőszeg

Concept and text: Zoltán Deák

Situated in the historic core of Kőszeg, the synagogue complex contains the structure formerly housing the school, as well as residential buildings for rabbis, referred to as rabbi houses. The complex containing the synagogue …

The Way of Silence, Stress Treatment Centre, Herencsény

MÉSZ-MÉK Diploma Award 2018

Design: Mónika Mészáros
Consultant: Dr. Marcel Ferencz DLA

Located in the western part of Northern Hungary, a small village Herencsény has an ancient chapel on its outskirts embraced by a picturesque scenery which soothes visitors. …

The House of Religions

Hohenems, Austria
MÉSZ-MÉK Diploma Award 2018

Concept and text: Anna Breuer-Lábady
Consultant: Levente Szabó DLA

The starting point of this diploma scheme was the cultural and religious context which defines the location to a great extent. Observable in the …

Wolf Trap

Wolf Research Centre

Concept and text: Csenge Kővári

The area which was formerly a venue for shooting films used by the Hungarian Movie Company is located near Gödöllő. Today it is possessed by an ethologist and the managers of …