The General Assembly of AHA to Renew Functions and Representatives

ELTE Lágymányos Campus, 10. 19.

Text and photos: AHA

In the middle of October the Association of Hungarian Architects held its general assembly to renew its functions and representatives at the campus of ELTE in Lágymányos, where the annual …

Towards a Better Urban Lifestyle

Architecture World Day, October 5th, 2020

Text: Eszter Götz
Photo: Ildikó Fazekas (AHA)

Celebrated on the first Monday of October every year, Architecture World Day was initiated in 2005 by the UIA to commemorate our universal responsibility for the …

House of the Year 2020

The House of the Year Award is an important recognition of professionals among Hungarian architects which surveys and evaluates detached houses and minor residential buildings year by year, more recently also including the latest public buildings. On September 17th, …

Cultural Mission

National Museum Restoration and Storage Centre, Budapest

Architect: Zsolt Vasáros
Text: Tamás Kiss
Photos: Balázs Danyi

The Budapest-based National Museum Restoration and Storage Centre has been officially inaugurated. The complex is located right next to the City Park on …

The Weight of Beauty

The Reconstruction and Extension of Károlyi-Csekonics Palace, Budapest

Architects: Csaba Molnár DLA, Péter Bach DLA, Dénes Halmai, Rita Terbe DLA, Zsolt Bánhegyi
Text: Eszter Götz
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Located in the Palace District, Károlyi-Csekonics Palace is one of the …

A Masterpiece by the Foreman

Memoirs concerning the Reconstruction of the Esterházy Castle in Tata

Architects: Csaba Molnár, Viktor Szentkuti, Dénes Halmai
Text: Zorán Vukoszávlyev
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The National Project of Castles and Castle Events embrace the renewal of 33 historic buildings – …

Contemporary Timber Architecture

Mesevár Kindergarten, Monor

Architect: István Murka
Text: Szilvia Molnár
Photos: József Hajdú

Base in Monor, the kindergarten named Mesevár is located on the imaginary borderline between a street of detached family houses and the main street lined with services. …

The Governor’s Elegance Reloaded

The Restoration Project of the Railway Station Building in Kenderes

Architect: Ferenc Pálinkás
Text: Péter Garai
Photos: Zsolt Hlinka

Although it was rendered as superfluous for the operations of the railway here, yet another railway station building has survived …

It is Easier Together

Loffice, Budapest

Architect: Ádám Paládi Kovács
Text: Bálint Botzheim
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The concept of co-working space, which is a communal office, still rates as an innovative solution in the office market. There is a demand for a large …

The Moment of Integration

Multifunctional Sport and Events Hall, Hatvan

Architects: Marcel Ferencz, György Détári
Text: Anett Mizsei
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

In 2012 ideas about the future of the rust zone wedged between Óhatvan and Újhatvan as well as about that of the …

A Tame Centaur

Centre for Amplio Automatika, Székesfehérvár

Architects: Bence Turányi, Mátyás Papp
Text: Mária Tatai
Photos: Zsolt Batár

The company named Amplio has now a new building which appears somewhat enigmatic at first sight: on one end, it is a longish …

Information as an undulation

Office building, Paderborn

Architect: Árpád Ferdinánd
Text: Árpád Ferdinánd
Photos: Dirk Heine, Jürgen Wegener

Paderborn is the oldest town in East Westphalia (Germany), it was already an important transport hub in the 8th century. Architect Árpád Ferdinánd received the assignment to …