Competition for the New National Gallery and Ludwig Museum

One building

Two institutions

New National Gallery

Ludwig Museum

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11 in the design phase

In line with the schedule of the competition the list of the entrants getting in the design stage has been finalised based on the application received according to the method ...

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Deadline extended

We would like to inform you that we experienced some unexpected difficulties during the submission process that is undesirable to affect the competition. Therefore it was decided that the the ...

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New deadline for submission

Városliget Zrt. has announced the final version of the architectural design competition for the building of the New National Gallery-Ludwig Museum. The tender documentation names six world-famous ...

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New competition is launched

In the New National Gallery and Ludwig Museum competition conducted in the framework of the Liget Budapest International Design Competition the jury has not found any entry suitable for ...

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ministerial commissioner, director, Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest

architecture critic, Financial Times, architect

Chief Architect of Budapest

president, Hungarian Academy of Arts, interior designer

Deputy Undersecretary of State for Architecture, architect

Association of Hungarian Architects, architect


director, Albertina, Vienna

professor at AA London School of Architecture, architect


Tampere University of Technology, former dean of faculty of architecture, architect

president, Gyula Forster National Centre for Cultural Heritage Management, civil engineer

president, Budapest Chamber of Architects, architect

head of department, Undersecretary of State for Architecture, architect

Visions of the institutions