Handing Down Knowledge at the Highest Level

Almásy Mansion, Visitors’ Centre, Gyula

Architects: László Földes, Csaba Balogh
Text: Edit Pálinkás
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The very first building of the mansion in Gyula was built by János György Harruckern, who was given the area as a reward …

Venues in Eger

Ruins of Valide Sultana Baths; Ellátó – Arkt Arts Centre

Architects: Tas Komáromi (Valide Sultana); Gábor Fábián, Dénes Fajcsák (Ellátó – Arkt Arts Centre)
Text: Miklós Okrutay
Photos: József Hajdú

Eger has been enriched with two developments recently which …

The First Shot

MOME Workshop House, Budapest

Architects: Zsófia Csomay, Tamás Németh
Text: Bálint Botzheim
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Back in 1952 – just when the College of Applied Arts moved to Zugligeti Road – it was clear that the existing building shall …

Instead of Demolishing

Bige Holding Office Block, Nyíregyháza

Architect: Csaba Kovács
Text: Zoltán Győrffy
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Based in Nyíregyháza, Nzrt-Trade Ltd is a member of Bige Holding Group as a supplier of artificial fertilizers in the agricultural regions in Eastern Hungary. …

A Drop of Water Wrapped Around

Bike-centre by the Lake Tisza

Architects: Árpád Ferdinánd, Csaba Ferdinánd
Text: Dávid Bán
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

A drop of water along the Lake Tisza. A white building wrapped around by ramps. Árpád Ferdinánd and Csaba Ferdinánd designed the first …

Exemplary Standards

Health Centre, Csomád

Architects: József Kolossa, Bartha Katalin Kolossáné, András Weiszkopf
Text: Sándor Csontó
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

As of today, one can clearly feel an increasingly heightened social sensitivity of contemporary architecture: an approach focussing on local and genuine …

Worlds Evolving Out of Wall Fragments

Holocaust Memorial Wall, Olaszliszka

Architects: Zsolt Szécsi, Ágnes M. Juhász
Art concept: Anna Baróthy, Bálint Tóth, Dalma Faddi
Text: Marianna Berényi
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Located in the Hegyalja region, Olaszliszka used to have a fairly large Jewish community. Its …

Renewed Heritage

Wroclaw – European Capital of Culture 2016

Text: Edit Pálinkás
Photos: Wroclaw ECC 2016

Wrocław entered the competition for the title of European Capital of Culture, because it has a story to tell. The city wants to talk about …

Contours of Cultural Memory

St Ladislaus’ National Memorial Site Visitors’ Centre, Somogyvár

Architects: Csaba Molnár, Viktor Szentkuti, Dénes Halmai
Text: Eszter Baku
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Launched in 2012, the complex programme meant to develop the visitors’ centre of the St Ladislaus’ memorial site …

Headway

The Reconstruction of the Castle District, Sopron

Architect: Levente Szabó
Landscape architecture: GEUM
Text: Barnabás Winkler
Photos: Balázs Danyi

The historic core of downtown Sopron is surrounded by the walls of the castle. Enriched with bastions, they were built …

Slow-Down

Reconstruction of Széll Kálmán Square, Budapest

Architects: Tamás Fialovszky, Richárd Hőnich
Landscape architect: Barnabás Szakács
Text: Eszter Götz
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The reconstruction project of Széll Kálmán Square, which is the largest junction of the transport system of Buda, …

Blown by the Széll…

Notes the new Moszkva Square

Text: Gyula Zeke

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