Simply Green – Liveable Cities

DAM, Frankfurt, 01. 23. – 07. 11.
Text: Bálint Botzheim

The exhibition in DAM Frankfurt addresses the prejudices towards and the arguments in favor of greening the outer shells of buildings and goes beyond merely presenting scientific findings to …

Young Architects’ Generation 2019

Contest and travelling exhibition

Text and photo: András Borsos

“young architects’ generation” contest and travelling exhibition has been organized by the Association of Hungarian Architects since 2006 every other year initiated by dr. Gábor Reischl, formerly the chairman of …

Piranesi Award 2019

FUGA Center of Architecture, Budapest, 15 January – 3 February 2020

Piran Days of Architecture (PiDA) is an International Architectural Conference with one of the oldest traditions in the world, whose aim is to assess current trends in architecture …

Katharina Roters: Anatomy of a Dream

Architectural illusions and city utopies in Armenia
Mai Manó House, Budapest, 29 January – 8 March 2020

Text: Borbála Jász
Photos: Mai Manó Ház

The exhibition presents the visual investigations pursued by Katharina Roters in Armenia since 2000. The …

Böhm 100

The Concrete Cathedral of Neviges
DAM, Frankfurt, 18 January – 27 September 2020

Gottfried Böhms 100th birthday is on January 23, 2020. We intend to celebrate it: with an exhibition devoted to the pilgrimage church in Neviges, one of …

Cold War and Architecture

Contributions to Austria’s Democratization after 1945
Az Wien, Vienna, 17 October 2019 – 24 February 2020

After the liberation of Austria in spring 1945 and the occupation by the four victorious powers of Great Britain, France, USA, and the …

Bentwood and Beyond

Thonet and Modern Furniture Design
MAK, Vienna, 18 December 2019 – 6 September 2020

To commemorate Thonet’s 200th anniversary, the MAK is presenting a major exhibition on modern furniture, in which the signature bentwood furniture of the world famous …

Imposing Panorama

EXPO Museum, Shanghai

Text and photos: Pál Lővei

In Shanghai in 2002 – with the ambition to support the project scheme for the 2010 world exhibition – an exhibition titled „Everything starts with the Expo” was organised to survey …

Otto Prutscher

Universal Designer of Viennese Modernism
MAK, Vienna, 20 November 2019 – 17 May 2020

Otto Prutscher (1880–1949) was an architect and designer, an exhibition designer, teacher, and member of all the important arts and crafts movements—from the Secession to …

The Playground Project

Architecture for Children
DAM, Frankfurt, 9 November 2019 – 21 June 2020

Between 1950 and 1980 the playground was a creative laboratory. In the cities of the Global North, innovative, crazy and exciting projects emerged: Landscape architects, artists, activists …

Thoughts on Social Stability

Architecture and sociology at the 2nd National Architect’s Salon

Text: László Antal Z.
Photo: Béla Ilovszky / theater.hu

Ferenc Miszlivetz sociologist delivered one of the speeches at the opening ceremony of the 2nd Architects’ Salon. In this article, László …

Peter Halley: Heterotopia

L’Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia, Velence, 7 May – 10 August 2019

Text: Bálint Botzheim
Photos: Hanna Szegő

During the time of the fine arts biennale Venice turns into a genuine store of art pieces. All over the …