Iván Kotsis Medal: Gábor U. Nagy

The Iván Kotsis medal was founded in 1989 by the Association of Hungarian Architects on the initiative of the namesake’s disciples and reverents. This recognition is awarded annually based ont he recommendations of a team of professional curators for …

In Memoriam Béla Kerékgyártó (1949-2018)

Béla Kerékgyártó, philosopher passed away on December 5th, 2018. He was a dedicated lecturer of architecture with BME (Budapest University of Technology) and the PhD Course of Architecture of the Faculty of Architecture who shaped the approaches of several …

Budapest South Gate Masterplan

Result of the International Competition

KKBK Nonprofit Zrt. (Centre of Key Government Investments), as contracting authority, announced a restricted international design competition for preparing a development proposal for the investments and complex urban development of South-Pest and North-Csepel, Budapest. …

Post Scriptum 100

Results of the Contest

Founded in 2001 as the theoretical supplement of the periodical Hungarian Architecture, Post Scriptum celebrates the publication of its 100th issue. On this occasion, the editors of the journal published a contest of essays submitted …

Pro Architectura Awards 2018

On October 34th, 2018 one of the most prestigious professional awards in Hungarian architecture, Pro Architectura was awarded in the Houses of Parliament, This recognition goes into five categories for excelling architectural achievements in urban architecture, landscape design and …

Budapest Architectural Award of Merit 2018

Budapest Municipal Government and Budapest Chamber of Architects published this year once again a joint contest titled the Budapest Architectural Award of Merit 2018 in order to promote and facilitate the development of architectural and environmental culture. The special …

Media Architectural Prize 2018

Founded by Erika Katalina Pásztor, who died at the beginning of November, the Media Architectural Prize was awarded the 14th times this year. The media jury of the ceremony held in Arts Palace Budapest rated the National Public Port …

Visegrád 4 Detached Houses 2018

Contest and Travelling Exhibition

The Association of Hungarian Architects has organised the contest of V4 detached houses every year since 2008, and the year 2018 is no exception to this rule. The programme organised in cooperation between the Associations …

World Architecture Day 2018

Architects’ House, October 1st, 2018

Text: Eszter Götz

The UIA, which is the international association of architects, celebrates the Architecture World Day on the first Monday of October every year. On this day, architects and other professionals do their …

Hungary’s Gems – Our Man-Made Heritage

Photo Exhibition by the Association of Hungarian Architects
Várkert Bazaar, August 28th-September 9th, 2018

Text: Association of Hungarian Architects

At the end of August, the Association of Hungarian Architects organised an exhibition of photos recording recently facelifted historic monuments …

Robert Venturi 1925–2018

Text: György Szegő

Born as a child of immigrating parents from Italy, he got his degree in architecture and thus received a two-year grant in Rome in 1954. Enriched with experiences there, he returned to his country, and in …

Lajos Kozma Conference

Műcsarnok, 8-9 October 2018

Text: Pál Száva
Photos: Magyar Építészeti Múzeum

The conference associated with the exhibition titled Kozma Classic – The Budapesti Workshop and Lajos Kozma focussed on the rich and versatile oeuvre of the architect. The lectures …