architecture : urban : visual culture

MAP 2015 - BUILDINGS [84]

Ecological house in Szentendre

This ecological house, designed by Péter Borbás DLA, was built in the downtown of Szentendre, in a street with medieval atmosphere; and in addition to its compliance with the active and passive solar energy utilization principles, the building follows also the scheme of the traditional peasant...

Wall of Fort Monostor in Komárom

In this year's Mediawave Gathering was held at the Fort Monostor in Komárom. The festival's main event was building a wall to commemorate the demolition of the Berlin Wall. Péter Buchinger, Richárd Kunovics, Benjámin Gyovai and Barbara Turuczkai planned a simple wall, that was built from...

Agóra Scientific Adventure Center, Debrecen

Debrecen and its university campus were recently enriched with a unique attraction. The ‘Palace of Sciences’, which was opened in autumn 2014, primarily wants to arouse young people's interest in various research areas, but it offers substantial pastime for adults too – all this in the...

Bio-briquettes dryer in Monor

In the spirit of corporate social responsibility, The Doctoral School of Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics launched a specific research program in 2008. They would like to help the society groups on the peripheries and acquaint...