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Wine and Mór, vineyards and architecture

Small town, gentle slopes, wine, folksy streets at the edge of downtown. This is Mór, where a contemporary family house, fitting the spirit of the place, has been recognized with the Façade of the Year Award 2016. The surroundings are typical of their comb-like arrangement, and the...

The Architect’s flat - a spatial canvas

One of the members of Minusplus group, Ákos Schreck, who redesigned this historically and architecturally valued building, writes that "the spatial concept was to create a flow of rooms that interweaves the whole apartment." As a flat for an architect, it has to be a spatial canvas - a wide,...

New micro community

Vivid colors, built-in furniture and even inherited pieces from grandparents; these are characteristics that make the studio flats by Gergő Batizi-Pócsi and Péter Batizi-Pócsi [batlab architects] so attractive to young adults, looking for a convenient place to live. 

Living in 6.3 square meters

"Last summer, we quit our jobs and converted this cargo van into our first real home on wheels. Since last October, we are living and travelling in it, during this time we went from Hungary all the way to Morocco, Africa and back to Europe." This is the story of creating a home out of a small...

The praise of an ideal partnership

The ideal partnership, developed from the lucky meeting of the architect and the client, resulted in a generous, rich, yet invincible villa was built in Budaliget. The detached house, designed by Marcel Ferencz, is a meditative home, the place of recreation, and a good investment at the same...

Strange exterior on a family house

Sándor Makrai designed a lovely, compact and modern family house on the Buda hills. The architect and the costumer-constructor (Zoltán Sohodóczki) invented a unique cover made of stone and beside this, the splendid building has great energetic qualities.