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Liberty Bridge – New horizons in the city

The central element of the exhibition is the temporary architectural installation in the atrium: a lookout tower that allows visitors to access the building in a never-before-seen way. The Hungarian Pavilion [designed by Studio Nomad] at this year's Venice Biennale represents how our...

Láng House of Culture

The House of Culture survived barely on life support desperately needing to be renovated. In 2005 Archikon studio started to work on the renovation plans but after the economic crises, everything was postponed. Now, they faced with a revised programme what they turned into an advantage. The...

Jewel on the Buda Danube Embankment

The rehabilitation of the building is an importan part of the complex urban development process. The building, which had stood empty and abandoned for a decade and seemed doomed to decay, was reborn as the Ybl Creative House Buda in May 2018. 

Castle house recovering from its cinder

The former resort of Count Kuno Kleberlsberg had been empty since 1990 when eventually its renovation started, by virtue of the local citizens', artists' and civil support. Below are the words of Ernő Kálmán DLA, the architect of the project.