György Fazakas

György Fazakas

Lead architect

Company: Fazakas Architects LLC

REPRESENTATIVE PROJECTS

 

 

 

2018

Panorama glass elevators for Erste Headquarter

Client: Erste Bank, completed

2018

BOE Office building Budapart

35.000 sqm General architectural design

Client: Property Market Group

2016-2018

Hungarian Academy of Arts Head Office

Conceptual Plan, Building Permission and Construction Documentation

Client: Hungarian Academy of Arts, completed

2015

Historical building revitalization of Southern Klotild Palace 14 000 sqm

Conceptual Plan

Client: Melis Investment Kft.

2015-2017

Rózsadomb Apartments

Client: Nostratech Focus Kft.

completed

2015-

MEDIHOTEL, Balatonfüred 2000 sqm

Client: E 55 Tanácsadó Kft.

under construction

2014-

Csontváry Museum 4200 sqm

Client: Liget Ltd. (on hold)

2013-2015

Historical building revitalization for Hungarian State Treasuries

(Salgótarján and Nyíregyháza Head Offices)

2012-

Bin Jiang City Waterfront Development Putian, China  500.000 sqm

Client: Antel Group (local architect: Sanghai Architectural Institute and Research)

2012-

Olimpic Sailing Center and Wellness Hotel, Balatonfüred  17.000 sqm

Client: KIM

2011-

Commercial Center, Tatarstan 180.000 sqm

Client: PromStroyInvest Ltd.

2011-

„Mulan Stream” Project World Class Grand Commercial District, China  510.000 sqm

Client: Antel Group

2007-

Shangri-La Resort and Spa, Seychelles Six-star „ECO” resort 23 hectares

99 unique buildings on Long Island in the St. Anne Marine National Park

Under construction

2008-2009

Central Hilton, Moscow 40.000 sqm (Project: on hold)

Client: Patero Ltd.

2002-2009

Vörösmarty No.1 Multifunctional Building 30.000 sqm

Completion: 2008

Client: ING Real Estate Development Hungary Ltd.

FIABCI Prix d’Excellence Award 2010 (“Oscar” of real estate development) 

Special award of National Federation of Hungarian Contractors 2009

2006-2010

“Lepke” Apartments  (14 high-end apts.), Budapest

Completion: 2009

Client: Óbuda FM Partners Kft.

2007-2009

Podgorica New City Center, (Montenegro) 100.000 sqm (concept design)

Client: TriGránit Group  

2007-2009

Pearl Plage, Ulcinj, (Montenegro) 13 km long resort

Masterplan, concept design

Client: TriGránit Group 

2004-2006

Vodafone Office Building, Budapest 32.000 sqm

Completion: 2006

Client: TriGránit Group

Construction Industry Award 2007

 

 

 

2002-2006

Erste Bank Head Office 40.000 sqm

Completion: 2006

Budapest, XIII. District, Népfürdő street 24-26.

Client: Universale Wien, Immofinanz

2002-2007

Duna Tower Office Building: Budapest 43.000 sqm

Completion: 2007

Client: Real4You Ltd. Linz

2002-2008

 

Multifunctional Building, Budapest, South Danube City Center, 53.000 sqm

(building permit granted)

Client: TriGránit Group

2000-2001

Millennium City Center Budapest,

Masterplan together with Dr. Finta József Architect

Client: TriGránit Group

1997-1998

ING Bank Branch Office Prototype Design

Client: ING Bank

1993-96

Hungarian Foreign Trade Bank Head Office, Budapest: 38.000 sqm

Completion: 1996

Client: MKB Hungarian Foreign Trade Bank

Construction Industry Award 1997

1993

MKB Bank Branch Office, Veszprém

Completion: 1994

Client: MKB ZRt.

1989-94

Hotel Gresham Palace Budapest, 26.000 sqm (completed)

Concept design, building permission documentation (granted)

Client: Oberoi - HungarHotels.

Oberoi transferred the project to the company Gresco, who acquired the construction documentation from other companies and completed the project in 2003 as a Four Seasons Hotel.

1990-91

Gundel Restaurant Budapest, 10.000 sqm

Client: Ronald Lauder and George Láng

Completion: 1992 (winner of several international awards)

1986-92

Mr. György Fazakas worked with Emery Roth & Sons P.C Architects from 1986 till 1992. As one of the winners of a competition organized by the American Institute of Architects he started his practice as an exchange visitor architect. Later Mr. Fazakas became the Director of Central European Operation of the firm and in 1989 he became the managing director of the newly co-founded joint venture in Hungary until 1992, when he established his own professional architectural design studio.

1986-92

Fifth Avenue 565 N.Y.N.Y., Office Building: 50.000 sqm (completed)

Design director: Roy Gee

1633 Paramount Tower winter-garden Broadway

Together with Robert Sobel and Roy Gee

Conceptual Design for 10 new hotels for Budapest

(Ritz Carlton, Regent, Conrad Hilton and others)

Client: Hungarian Hotel Association

1978-1986

Associate Professor of Public Building Design Department of Faculty of Architecture, Technical University of Budapest

1979-1981

Bartók Béla Memorial House, Budapest, II. District, Csalán street 29., 600 sqm

Completion: 1981

Client: City of Budapest

1976-78

Junior Designer at Lakóterv Architectural Company

 

 

COMPETITIONS

 

20 successful competitions, many preliminary design studies.

 

 

EXHIBITIONS
 

2006

Triennale Milano

1989

Budapest Castle, Szentháromság tér 1.

10 Hotel Conceptual Design for Budapest

(together with Dr. Finta József and Nagy Béla)

1984

Budavári Palota – „Young Hungarian Architects 1984” (together with Judit Osskó)

1984

King Street Gallery, Bristol, Great Britain

9 Hungarian Architects

1983

Masterschool Exhibition, Budapest Galéria

1978

Pompidou Center Paris, International Theatre Competition Award Winners (OISTT)