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Vanguard Interior Design for the Museum of Applied Arts

Kristóf Göbölyös and colleagues have imagined a sharp new vision for the historical building by Ödön Lechner. The Art Nouveau exterior and the pixellated, gridlike interior structure clashes inside the space but the craftsmanship and the universality of design bring them together.

Extending the Period

The diploma-work of Zsófia Szigeti is an extension of her former school, which was in desperate need of new - primarily outdoor - spaces. While she incorporated the current building into her plan, she put the new functions, the gymnasium, the dining hall and the supplementary premises, in a...

Camp nearby the amusement park

Márta Schmidt in her masterproject worked on the location of the Amusement Park of Pécs. Her concept was to design accomodations in the Mecsek and in the neighborhood which are found in the nature though they are located quite closedby to the city.

Breuer Marcell Museum and Studio House

The architecture of Breuer represents brutality and also the innovative solutions within the modernity. The monolithic, simple block in Patrik Torma's diploma is the manifesto of the location. The concrete surfaces of the building with a perfect square footprint are able to both fit into the...

Big dream of a little village

"My conceptual idea was that the pool area should be placed under the ground. When composing the bath, my hand was led by the landscape and natural conditions. Make the thermal bath transparent, luminous and clear while the landscape is talking." - says Teodóra Papp who designed a thermal bath...