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Two in one house

The family-house is situated in the Buda hillside area where traditional, 19th-century upper-middle-class and „Swiss-type” villas can be found, overtaken by the offspring of bygone architectural trends. In this context the architect has to find the right answer: whether to think...

Floating on pillars - the Pine-villa

Harmonious proportions with a classical, modernist atmosphere, pavilion-like, transparent volume at the end with a pierced, transitional space expansion and neverending white surfaces are the main characteristics of the Pine-villa designed by István Bársony.

Block of flats, stitched together

The architects' decision was to marry the two clashing characters in Barbakán Square and design a building suitable for living and working. These plans of Ferenc Cságoly and Ferenc Keller finish off the building block in Pécs.

Folk architecture 2.0

József Őrfi's design for the house expansion pays an hommage to the cultural milieu of Eastern Europe, while manages to live up to the high-standard level of architecture in the west. Find his words below with pictures made by Tamás Bujnovszky.