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When rural meets urban

When designing this farm house-like home, András Varsányi, Péter Pozsár and Norbert Vas considered some major factors: minimalist ground-plan and the integration of basic forms – yet keeping in mind that a warm and intimate atmosphere is what they want to achieve.

Nursery under a living roof in Zugló

The surrounding residential area with workshops and empty plots has a mismatching urban structure. The architects [Gábor Zimborás, Róbert Kiss] of the building choose an unusual strategy and they formed the building as a landscape object with a slightly sloping green roof. The nursery has a...

Transparent community space

Péter Márkus's plans prepared for the tender of the Swimming Pool Design Contest of Etelka sor in Szeged. The main concept was to open the swimming pool and make it transparent to the street and to the surrounding housing estate. Transparency creates a community space which is able to...

Box-like exterior by Minusplus

The building of SB-Controls is located in an industrual park outskirt of Sóskút. The view of this environment is dominated by large scale factories and warehouses. Reacting to this urban no-man's land and the client's need to create a familiar and intimate atmosphere inside, the architects of...