architecture : urban : visual culture

monument [building] [14]

conserving and renewing of monuments

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...