Greetings

Reconstruction in Felsőzsolca

Builders: architects from the Károly Kós Association and from Miskolc, university students

Text: Mihály Rudolf

Pintér Dániel mintaház terve

The emotional wounds caused by the flood disaster last year in Zsolca may never get healed. However, everyone living there …

ECC Pécs – Assessment

To the Presentation of Kodály Conference and Concert Centre

Text: György Szegő
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky / LOMO

The realization of the European Cultural Capital Pécs 2010 project should not be assessed within one single scheme. On the one hand …

Where Catharsis is at Stake

Kodály Centre, Pécs

Architects: Ferenc Keller, Richárd Hőnich, Benedek Sólyom, Tamás Fialovszky
Text: Attila László
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Pécs has more than deserved its concert hall: although it could be the European Cultural Capital for just one year, the …

Neo-Structuralism Redefined

BME Building Q, Budapest Lágymányos

Architect: Antal Lázár
Text: Jenő Kapy
Photos: Tibor Zsitva

This area of Lágymányos used to be a lake divided off by a dam on the Danube built to divert the stream. After landfilling it …

Contours to Szabadság Square

Office Block, Budapest, No. 14 Szabadság Square

Architect: Károly Pólus
Text: Szilvia Andrea Holló
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Dungyerszky family, lwell-to-do andowners from the southern part of historical Hungary, had their elegant teneemnt house built on the lot wedged between …

Doubled

Brigittines Chapel, Centre for Art, Movement and Voice, Brussels

Architect: Andrea Bruno
Text: Fogarasi Barbara
Photos: Studio Bruno

The extension of the Baroque chapel in the heart of Brussels is the joint work of the Torino-based Studio Bruno and …

The Dignity of Everyday Reality

Food Store, Budapest, Tűzoltó Street

Architect: Géza Kendik
Text: Eszter Götz
Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky

Launched before the change of the political system, the rehab project of Ferencváros is one of those that Budapest may be proud of. As a …

Contemportary Sala Terrana

Naphegy Oxygen Wellness Centre, Budapest

Architects: László Szerdahelyi, Zoltán Szász
Text: Anna Szövényi
Photos: József Hajdú

Housing Oxygen Wellness Centre, there is a new structure alongside with the recently facelifted Rácz baths. This area of Tabán has been redeveloped …

Lego in the Grove of Almond-Trees

The Metamorphosis of a Manor

Architect: László Vincze

Text: Gábor Kerner

Photos: József Hajdú

There used to be manors in every significant village of the Káli Basin thus each of them had one or more economic unit of its …

A Good House for a Good Wine

Winery, Mád

Architect: Csaba Bodonyi
Text: Rita Tuczai
Photos: József Hajdú

Walking along the main street of Mád, a former market town of Hegyalja region one does hardly recognize at first sight the gables of the contemporary buildings of …

(re)designing nature

Künstlerhaus, Vienna November 26th, 2010 – January 23rd, 2011

Text: Bálint Botzheim

Vincent Callebaut: Physalia, 2010

Innovative design inspired by nature in an urban context. The trustees of this exhibition made their selection of works by contemporary artists, architects …