architecture : urban : visual culture

MAP 2016 buildings [91]

Ópusztaszer Heritage Park

The National Heritage Park in Ópusztaszer has been enriched with three sincere buildings of various characters reflecting the logic of their individual functions. István Murka, the architect in charge of the project ambitioned to re-configurate the former random spatial structure whilst...

Sensibilization - monument in Olaszliszka

Zsolt Szécsi and Ágnes M. Juhász designed a pilgrim site in Olaszlisza to the ruins of the old synagogue. This memorial site is not only a bow of respect to the victims but an architectural-artistic project which elevates the relics of the former site into the material world. 

Almásy-Wenckheim Castle, Gyula

With the help of László Földes and his team, the old castle of Gyula got a new and spectacular look. The exteriors as well as interiors are restored and express luxury with application of a contemporary language, using extravagant lights and showcases connecting the classiness of the past to...

Nursery in Nagykovácsi

Földes Architects (László Földes, Péter Sónicz) designed such nursery in Nagykovácsi that can create or behave like a community center. These new buildings combine the rustic archetype and the Scandinavian elements.

Digital power plant: the Ózd project

The project of Ózd is a renewal of a devastated factory in what the Digital power plant and a National Film History Theme Park takes place. Architect Györgyi Csontos and her young team designed the whole project. Their concept was to preserve the original Art Nouveau structure while using...

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.