A House in the Orchard on Mirror Hill

Detached House, Törökbálint

Architects: László Kalmár, Péter Kronavetter, Zsolt
Text: Márton Hakkel
Photos: Zsolt Hlinka

Surveying the designs of the family house in Törökbálint one notices at first sight that it is a genuinely crystallized nicely crafted project. …

Shelter from a Former American Camp

Participatory Student Building Project, Mannheim

Architects: Atelier U20
Text: György Szegő
Photos: Yannick Wegner

Due to bureaucratic procedures, refugees arriving in Germany are condemned to sustain a long period of passiveness. In the refugee camp on the location of …

Thermal Baths in Homoród

BME Diploma Work, 2020

Concept and text: László Bedő
Tutor: Miklós Vannay DLA

Székelyföld, the land of the Seklers is primarily famous for its cold and mesothermal springs of curative effects. According to surveys, one third of the mineral …

From the Babbling Séd to Shanghai

Geographical and Architectural Links between Veszprém and China

Text: Eszter Baldavári

The book born thanks to the cooperation between the Hungarian Consulate in Shanghai and the Association of Hungarian Architects, which was based on a manuscript written by the …


Design Methods of Segregate Communal Architecture

Text: Kata Varjú

One of the most serious global and social local issues in Hungary at present are segregation and the deepening social gaps along with it. The impacts affecting a certain society …

Swedish Architecture and Hungarian Immigrants in the 20th Century

Details of the Activities of Hungarian Immigrant Architects in Sweden

Text: András Hadik

This study was written to survey the careers of Hungarian-born architects who immigrated to Sweden during World War II or in the post-war era, and produced …

The National Flag by Géza Maróti from Zebegény in Kunsthalle Budapest

Text: György Szegő

In 2017 the highly successful exhibition held in the apse of the Kunsthalle building titled Hidden Stories the life reforming movements and arts included a life-size model of a stage architecture by Adolphe Appia which was …

An Aspect of Urban Architecture

Residential Buildings in the Social Realist Style in Budapest

Text: Kornélia Kissfazekas

Research works surveying the tendencies in the state socialist countries still do not actually favour the urban architecture of the 1950s. The memories of political influences, the …

A Cry for Help to Preserve the Ruins in Margaret Island

Text: János Roth

Back in 1997 the management of the municipality of Budapest decided to professionally excavate the ruins of the monastery in Margaret Island which had been deteriorating for decades by then. The plan was to also rate …

Wood, Revised

HoHo Tower, Vienna

Text: Bálint Botzheim

In the the past few decades we have witnessed a rebirth of wood, as a variety of glued and multi-layered wooden materials have become also widespread besides the traditional timber structures. One of …