The Space of Emptiness

The Sanctuary of the Basilica in Pannonhalma

Architects: Katalin Csillag, Zsolt Gunther
Text: Vilmos Katona
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Having undergone a longish transformation, the basilica of Pannonhalma opened its gates three years ago to the public. The transformation in …

Autonomous Variation(s) of the Cube

NIIFI Superb Computer Centre, University of Debrecen

Architect: Marcel Ferencz
Text: Zorán Vukoszávlyev
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The Campus along Kassai Road is the site of the developments affecting the University of Debrecen at the grandest scale as it has …

Fine tuning

Market Building, Budafok

Architect: András Tibor Kertész
Text: Gábor Turányi
Photos: József Hajdú

The local government of Budafok published a design tender in 2009 to replace the old market and the new structure was built after the tender winning …

The Art of Gestures

Sports Swimming Pool, Győr

Architect: Attila Bodrossy
Text: Vilmos Katona
Photos: Tibor Zsitva

A construction project of generous scales as well as steps made in order to boost the population and sports life in the city feature schemes meant …

Family House in Farkasrét

House of the Year Prize 2015 – Special Mention

Architects: Gábor Bártfai-Szabó, Mariann Nagy
Text: Krisztián Dudics
Photos: György Dénes

The client, a married couple had alreday known the family house in Budakeszi designed by Bártfai-Szabó Gábor from an …

Organic Beautification

Ilcsi Beauty Parlour, Budapest

Architects: Attila Korompay, Ádám Hatvani
Text: Eszter Galamb
Photos: Balázs Danyi

Although Ilcsi branded Beautifying Products are traded in more than 40 countries all over the world, and hundreds of cosmetics parlours use them throughout …

A Square with Gems

Győr, Dunakapu Square

Architect: Mihály Kádár
Text: Mária Tatai
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Overlooking the riverbank of Győr, the square named Danube Gate was revived in 2015. It appears somewhat abandoned during the week but is quite busy in the …

Hungarian Solar School Building in the Himalayas

Zangla, India

Architects: Dániel Déri , Csaba Nagy
Text: Balázs Irimiás
Photos: Csoma’s Room Foundation

Alexander Csoma de Kőrös, an internationally acknowledged scholar and the founder of Tibetology, spent a formative period of his creative career and his whole …

Recreation by the Lakeside

Lakeside Hotel and Training Hall, Székesfehérvár

Architect: István Szerdahelyi
Text: Bálint Botzheim
Photos: József Hajdú

The revitalization project of the area where the funfair had been is almost complete now. Not far from the centre of Székesfehérvár, Koronás Park …

The Silence Patterns of Terror

The House of Fates, Budapest

Architect: Attila F. Kovács
Text: György Szegő
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The House of Fates has been built along Fiumei Road featuring monumental sculpturesque characteristics that exert powerful influence. Architect Attila F. Kovács and his …

American Picture Postcard from Óbuda

IBS – Aquincum Campus, Graphisoft Park

Architect: Kajdócsi Jenő
Text: Botzheim Bálint
Photos: Zsitva Tibor

The buildings formerly belonging to the Gas Works within the premises of Graphisoft Park are protected historic monuments and unique in being so as …

Tactile simplicity

The Extension of Blind Children’s Home, Budapest

Architect: Géza Kendik
Text: Anna Zöldi
Photos:Tamás Bujnovszky

Receiving sponsoring from Azerbaijan, the latest project by A4 studio was built in the hills as an extension of a Catholic children’s home. This …