architecture : urban : visual culture

monument [building] [16]

conserving and renewing of monuments

Boutique hotel in Pécs: Adele Hotel

Nearly a decade of planning work was completed when Adele Hotel was finished in Pécs, a few minutes from Széchenyi tér as the revival of a downtown historic building. The house was designed by the Pécs-seated Karlovecz Architect Office led by Zoltán Karlovecz.

Church renovation and new calvary in Csehimindszent

In Csehimindszent, on the 100th anniversary of the first mass celebrated by Cardinal József Mindszenty, a celebration attended by the people of the town and by pilgrims arriving for the occasion took place in a fully renovated church and a transformed churchyard. At the initiative of the parish...

Grassalkovich Mansion Hunting Museum

Designers faced a difficult and complex challenge when it turned out that the institution moving into the run-down mansion had many special requirements. A big advantage to achieving a solution was the presence of something which unfortunately is rare to find in Hungary: active and continuous...

Historical reconstruction of Pesti Vigadó

The building was severely damaged during World War II and was restored subsequently in the '70s according to monument renovation expectations at the time. After the renovation the building received heavy criticism from architects, performing artists and audience alike. A complete renovation...