A World Interwoven with Networks

Barabásilab: Hidden patterns. The language of network thinking

Text: Bálint Botzheim

An exhibition presenting the research of BarabásiLab for the last 25 years can be seen in the Ludwig Museum. This is the first exhibition in Hungary for BarabásiLab, …

Surviving Utopies

Text: Balázs Rose

The Valparaíso School, as it became known, acquired an international reputation for its radical stance and its commitment to dialogue between architects and other disciplines. Since 1970 the Valparaíso School has focused much of its research …

From the Modernism of Miskolc to New York

Viktor Bőhm’s Architecture

Text: Éva Lovra

An ongoing research project is focussing on finding out the details and career of Viktor Bőhm, Modernist architect and theoretician (Victor Bohm, Miskolc, 1900 – Rockaway, New Jersey(?), 1981). This study is the …

In Praise of the Appropriate Dimensions of a City

The Dialogue Between the Prince, the Architect and the Philosopher

Text: Ferenc Hörcher

The discourse tells us the legend of ever growing cities. But are small and medum-size towns sentenced actually to death by development which is supposed to …

The Past Year of the Hungarian Museum of Architecture and Monument Protection Documentation Centre

Text: Kornél Almássy

Recently, the Hungarian Government has declared the architectural development of the future site of the Hungarian Museum of Architecture and the Monument Protection Documentation Centre to be an investment of special public interest. This is a …

„…so that an exhibition could be organized based on the committee’s stock of drawings and photographs.”

A selection of the early sources in the collection of MÉM-MDK on protected buildings and monuments
 
Text: Zsófia Kádár, Gergely Kovács

After almost 50 years, the collection of the office for protected buildings had to be moved out …

Vírus and Development of Economy

Annual Conference of the Hungarian Urbanistics Society, 2020

 

Text: Zsófia Szarka, Julianna Szabó

The 26th national annual conference of the Hungarian Urbanistics Society was held online in the middle of November. The first two days were opened with …

Garden Design and Literature

A Volume of Book and Conferences, October 2020

Text: Ágnes Herczeg

The workshops are organised with regard to the issues of garden and landscape design that we find interesting and remarkable. The series of events held in FUGA were …

The Disquieted Muses

Historic exhibition instead of Venice Biennale

La Biennale di Venezia, to mark the 125th anniversary of its foundation, presents Le muse inquiete (The Disquieted Muses). When La Biennale di Venezia Meets History, an exhibition by the Historical Archives of …

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 …

Gilvánfa

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 …