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Generations living together, in peace

Architect László Földes was charged to design a family house for two generations in a small town. A main street with heavy traffic runs along the northern side of the plot which is bordered by a steep hillside on the southern side. To achieve the possibility of peaceful cohabitation, separate...

Trees, light and Lake Balaton

The architecture of this cottage at Lake Balaton was formed by an emphasized connection with nature, contact with the water and unity with the landscape. For the architects Tamás Bulcsu and Éva Fortvingler, the scenery of the lake and the sweeping landscape through the pinewood became...

Relaxation for eyes, hearts and nerves

Péter Hegedüs has designed a holiday home for seasonal use inspired by the changing seasons, light and shadow during the day and also the natural beauty of the place. The plot can be found directly on the shore of Lake Balaton and has an amazing view. The new building was placed in the shadow...

Three houses on a hillside

On a narrow, steep plot of a hillside in Kolozsvár, three houses were built — each of six flats — according to the plans of Gábor Tóthfalusi and László Tulogdy. The architects wanted to create individual buildings with comfortable flats that referred to urban villas. The steep roofs of...