Elevation from Reality

Tourist Centre, Galyatető

Architect: Csaba Kovács
Text: Miklós Okrutay
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The Association of Hungarian Hikers Naturalists has decided to revitalize the entire length of the blue-sign tour and a flagship of this decision is the tourist centre …

The Grace of Pest

Prestige Hotel, Budapest

Architects: Péter Hegedűs, Ágnes Bolyó
Text: Eszter Götz
Photos: Gábor Erdélyi, Viktória Győrfi

Sometime before the twin towns of Pest-Buda evolved into an integrated metropolis named Budapest within only a few decades, the elderly József Hild …

The Little Prince’s Visit

Prezi Office, Budapest

Architects: Zsolt Alexa, Donát Rabb, Ákos Schreck
Text: Eszter Baku
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The most dynamically developing enterprise in Hungary even by international standards, Prezi was founded in 2009 by Péter Árvai, Péter Halácsy and Ádám …

A Miracle in Csomád

Sports Centre, Csomád

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

The new building of the Local Sports Club evokes the best traditions of Hungarian Modernism, as it blends formal inspiration drawn from structure with social …

A Friendly Match

Audi Arena, Győr

Architect: János Sándor
Text: Fanni Gárdos
Photos: Tibor Zsitva

The new sports hall is really important for the city of Győr as sports events are so high-standard there that they definitely have deserved such fine conditions …

Concentrating Functions

Fusion Winery, Eger

Architects: Gábor Fábián, Dénes Fajcsák
Text: Marianna Berényi
Photos: Árpád Pintér

Located near the heart of Eger, Fusion winery opened its revolving lamella doors to the public in 2014. Three years earlier the young architects from …

The World of Pure White

Erzsébet Teaching Hospital New Diagnostics Block

Architect: Zoltán Tima
Text: Gábor Winkler
Photos:Tamás Bujnovszky

Based in Sopron, the Erzsébet Teaching Hospital has a brand new diagnostics block erected on a site which necessitated a carefully conceived and compact design …

A 100-unit Apartment House

A Passive Tenement House in Angyalföld

Architects: Csaba Nagy, Károly Pólus, Dániel Déri, Bence Várhidi, Tamás Kiss
Text: Krisztián Dudics
Photos: Zsolt Batár, Tamás Szentirmai

Commissioned by District 13 of Budapest, a new passive house was built containing a …

Live, Like Fish in Water

István Fekete Visitors’ Centre, Kaposvár, Lake Deseda

Architect: Árpád Boa
Text: János Géczi
Photos: József Hajdú

Established in 2014, the Visitors’ Centre on the shores of Lake Deseda near Kaposvár is named after István Fekete, who was born in …

A Change of Image

The Extension of the Castle Baths Complex, Gyula

Architects: Veronika B. Szabó, József Kocsis
Text: Attila Kőszeghy
Photos: László Francsics

As the winners of the tender published for the development project of the Castle Baths complex of Gyula in …

A Gently Tinkling Final Accord

Art Hotel, Szeged

Architect: László Balogh
Text: Mária Tatai
Photos: László Fejes, Aurél Iványi, István Kuklis

Standing in the neighbourhood of the Dóm (Cathedral) in Szeged, Art Hotel speaks a contemporary language whilst respectfully integrating surrounding buildings of various …

A Fortress within a Town

Hotel Tokajvár, Tokaj

Architect: Marcel Ferencz
Text: Rita Tuczai
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

The present-day form of Hotel Tokajvár resembling that of a fortress derives from the remodelling and extension of an old building. The tranquil and respectful appearance of …