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education [building] [48]

buildings for educational purposes

Vizafogó Kindergarten

The existing 2 storey building of the kindergarten is situated between 11 storey high prefabricated blocks at the Vizafogó housing estate. The original building wasn’t suitable for today’s requirements, so there was a need to modernize and extend it. The new kindergarten is designed by...

Piarist Dormitory in Kecskemét

The construction works of the building were aimed the internal renovation and modernization of the ground floor and all the storeys, as well as the complete reconstruction of the attic. The reconstruction works left the fundamental structures of the building unchanged. Designed by kollektív...

Wellbeing of People in Focus

The building mass of the German School of Budapest, the unity of the existing building and the new wing, forms a large-scale sundial. The face of the dial divided into twelve hours refers to the twelve years of schooling. The passage of time and the advancing shadow symbolise the years spent in...

MOME Campus expansion, III. phase

When planning the expansion of the MOME Campus, we were faced with the question of identity: on the one hand, finding connections to the person it’s named after - someone with a creative nature of innovation, pushing artistic and technical boundaries - and through him, to the pioneering...

School and sports hall

The building complex is made up from a renovated, modernized panel structured school and its most defining characteristic is the sports hall’s shed roof that has two functions as it provides the interior with scattered north light and serves as ground for solar panels on the southern slopes of...

Preserved small-town heritage

In small towns of Hungary even some parts of historical city centers were torn down in the Socialist-era to construct factory-made panel buildings. More recently, the housing market is doing the same damage for utilitarian condominiums. The urban design committees assist to it with giving...