Koloman Moser

Universal Artist between Gustav Klimt and Josef Hoffmann MAK, Vienna, 19 December 2018 – 22 April 2019 Photos: MAK Koloman Moser’s oeuvre continues to exert a lasting fascination. As a universal artist Moser masters the disciplines of painting, graphic art, arts and crafts, and interior design as well as fashion and scenography. To an impressive […]

Hans Poelzig. Projects for Berlin

Museum for Architectural Drawing, Berlin, 18 October 2018 – 3 February 2019 Alongside Walter Gropius, Bruno Taut, Mies van der Rohe and Peter Behrens, Hans Poelzig (1869–1936) was undoubtedly one of the most important German architects of the first half of the 20th century. His life and work are inextricably connected to Berlin where he […]

Visegrád 4 Detached Houses 2018

Contest and Travelling Exhibition The Association of Hungarian Architects has organised the contest of V4 detached houses every year since 2008, and the year 2018 is no exception to this rule. The programme organised in cooperation between the Associations of Hungarian, Polish and Slovak Architects (MÉSZ, SARP and SAS respectively) as well as by the […]

Downtown

Denise Scott Brown Architekturzentrum Wien, 22 November 2018 – 18 March 2019 Denise Scott Brown is a living legend, an insider tip and an icon. She started a revolt against architectural Modernism with the aim of saving modernity. So it is high time for the world’s first extensive solo exhibition on the work of this […]

Water as Microscope of Nature

Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Leicester Uffizi Galleries, Florence, 30 October 2018 – 20 January 2019 The Codex Leicester is a world-famous manuscript, that contains ground-breaking thoughts and notes by Leonardo da Vinci, one of the most genius artists and scientists in the history of mankind. Now this precious and unique collection of writings and drawings […]

Hungary’s Gems – Our Man-Made Heritage

Photo Exhibition by the Association of Hungarian Architects Várkert Bazaar, August 28th-September 9th, 2018 Text: Association of Hungarian Architects At the end of August, the Association of Hungarian Architects organised an exhibition of photos recording recently facelifted historic monuments and the economization on our man-made values in the events hall of Castle Gardens Bazaar. This […]

The Budapest Workshop and Lajos Kozma

Műcsarnok, Budapest, 5 September – 2 December 2018 Text: György Szegő Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky It has been 70 years since the world famous architect, applied artist, graphic designer and educator Lajos Kozma passed away. To honour this exceptional creator, as a part of the Kozma Commemorative Year in 2018, Kunsthalle is launching a major series […]

Our Renewing Architectural Heritage – Treasures for the Future

The Exhibition of the Association of Hungarian Architects in the Castle Gardens Bazaar August 29th – September 9th, 2018 Text: Csaba Latorczai Hungary’s rich and eventful history has left a highly versatile and unique architectural heritage for the present generation, and – if we take due care of it – also for the future generations. […]

Kozma Classic

Exhibition of Works by Lajos Kozma on the 70th Anniversary of his Death Kunsthalle, Budapest, 5 September – 2 December 2018 Text: Péter Rostás Photos: Tamás Bujnovszky Lajos Kozma, the world-famous architect-designer, graphic artist and educator, died 70 years ago. In honour of his excellence, a large-scale series of programmes was launched within the framework […]

Mario Merz: Igloos

Pirelli HangarBicocca, Milan, 25 October 2018 – 24 February 2019 “Igloos”, an exhibition dedicated to Mario Merz (Milan, 1925–2003)—one of the most relevant post-war artists—brings together his most iconic group of works, the igloos, dating from 1968 until the end of his life. Curated by Vicente Todolí, and realized in collaboration with Fondazione Merz, the […]

The Power of Hand-drawing

Exhibition based on the drawing material of the MOME Institute of Architecture FUGA Budapest Center of Architecture, 8-22 October 2018 The exhibition material is based on a quality curation of the architectural students’ works. The drawn illustrations of individual designs, the works created during the academic courses go beyond the educational functions and they are […]

Post-Otto Wagner

From the Postal Savings Bank to Post-Modernism MAK, Vienna, 30 May – 30 September 2018 Photos: MAK To mark the 100th anniversary of the death of Otto Wagner (1841–1918) the MAK exhibition POST-OTTO WAGNER: From the Postal Savings Bank to Post-Modernism investigates Wagner’s role as the “Father of Modernism” and points out not only the […]