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The Museum of Arany János

On the occasion of the János Arany Memorial Year 2017, the municipality of Nagykőrös called for the restoration of the local museum based on 3 main interests: the renewal of the display of the local history collection, the works of Arany written during the nine-year period he spent in town,...

Reconstruction of th Old Town Hall of Buda

The renewal of the building with unique historical value had a dual purpose: the reconstruction of the basically Baroque building with significant medieval parts from the 13th century and its several construction and extension periods during the centuries, by preserving their exciting material,...

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...