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plans of buildings for cultural purposes

The building complex of the new Museum of Transport

 The entry by Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R), taking maximum advantage of the specifics of the design site, is especially suited to stimulate lively dialogues between the fields of architecture, urban planning, engineering sciences, contemporary museology and transport sociology. The Museum of...

The reconstruction of the Civil Casino of Buda

The Cultural Center of the Buda Castle district will be located in a new home. The institution will be placed in the corner building at Krisztina boulevard and the Alagút street. As a part of the Hungarian National Museum, Andrássy Memorial Museum will use the Bem embankment 6 – Fő street...

Concert Hall Yekaterinburg

Robert Gutowski Architects won 3rd prize in the competition to design the new Sverdlovsk Philharmonic Concert Hall in Yekaterinburg, Russia. Although the top three designs of the international competition were chosen, the Government of the Sverdlovsk Region will decide in 2019 which design will...

Theatre in the Városmajor

A sizeable green area, an axis marked with a cross building, moreover, an easily accessible public facility, which - thanks to its multifacetedness - works in the summer and also in the wintertime perfectly and impeccably. 

Hyde Wave - New wave in London

Ninety-four entries were received for the international design contest of London Hyde Park Music Pavilion, made by students and young architects. According to the results announced on July 31, 2019, the plan of architects Endre Dér and Dániel Decsi has been awarded as Honorable Mention.

Vanguard Interior Design for the Museum of Applied Arts

Kristóf Göbölyös and colleagues have imagined a sharp new vision for the historical building by Ödön Lechner. The Art Nouveau exterior and the pixellated, gridlike interior structure clashes inside the space but the craftsmanship and the universality of design bring them together.