architecture : urban : visual culture

Máté Tamás [10]

The New Budapest Velodrome, all thews and sinews

The BIVAK group's (Áron Vass-Eysen, Tamás Máté) plan for the New Budapest Velodrome is a perfect example of assimilating and reflecting on the environment and cultural history upon constructing a building. With the jury's words: "The dynamic design that uses a structural language similar...

Finish tower sweeping above water

"Emblematic bridge-like 'building', a penetrating, sustainable, well usable, potentially developable, airy facility. The site plan is remarkable because it specifies three different areas: visitors, competition and athlete zones." - says the final report of the jury, of the project of Áron...

Glossy cube on crater - plan of Nartarchitects

Nartarchitects proposes glossy cube on crater for Csontváry Museum in Hungary. Opposed to the “plaza-museum” strategy they searched for a site that is interesting and symbolic enough to become a pilgrimage destination. In the outskirt of Pécs, next to a lake in a crater of a former...