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Sou Fujimoto strikes the right note again

United Kingdom Architecture News - Jan 09, 2015 - 09:57   5056 views

The Japanese architect has won an anonymous competition to design the House of Hungarian Music in Budapest

Sou Fujimoto strikes the right note again

House of Hungarian Music - Sou Fujimoto

Sou Fujimoto, designer of the 2013 Serpentine Pavilion in London, is one of the architects involved in a major cultural complex in Hungary. Fujimoto won an anonymous competition to design the House of Hungarian Music. With its glass wall and undulating, perforated canopy, it’s to stand in Budapest’s City Park, alongside a handful of other new venues.

Sou Fujimoto strikes the right note again

House of Hungarian Music - Sou Fujimoto

The park is the site of the Liget Budapest Projekt, which was set up by the Museum of Fine Arts and the City Park Property Development. They are also relocating two other cultural institutions – the FotoMuzeum Budapest and the Hungarian Museum of Architecture. Both these schemes are in the hands of KOZTI Architects and Engineers, a 66-year-old Budapest practice which back in 1968 worked on the historically-significant Buda Castle.....Continue Reading

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