architecture : urban : visual culture

Pethő László [4]

Taking root - The International School of Debrecen

"The foundation of a school is not only a universal symbol of believing in the future, but an initiation aimed at transforming the surrounding physical and mental space. This is a positive process, of course. From the beginning it has the power to create an identity and later, tradition." The...

Glitch on the facade of the office building

"The aim of the competition was to design a new building for the National Media and Infocommunications Authority, to a plot where there already is an office building. Although the authority has a rich and diverse scale of activities, the existing building stands with a gray anonimity, without a...

Liberal functionalism

In the industrial park of Salgótarján, a new plastic processing plant was built according to the plans of László Pethő. The building can be divided into three parts: storage; a social block; and the factory hall in the middle. The plant area has a large clearing height with an industrial...