Dr. József Finta DLA h.c.

Dr. József Finta DLA h.c.

Place and date of birth
1935 Kolozsvár (Cluj) on 1935
Education
1958-1960 Master School of MÉSZ
1953-1958 Technical University of Budapest. Faculty for Architecture, Architect (Msc)
1952-1953 József Attila Grammar School, Budapest
1945-1952 Lónyay Street Reformed Grammar School, Budapest
Awards
2014 Artist of the Nation Awards
2013 Architecture Prize District XIII
2013 Hungarian Order of Merit
2011 Frigyes Pogány Prize
2010 Honorary citizen of Lipótváros
2009 Honorary citizen of Budapest
2007 Prima Primissima Award
2007 Ferenc Deák Award
1998 Imre Steindl Prize
1997 President of the Republic Gold Medal hungary
1997 Award for Hungarian Art
1996 Kossuth Prize
1982 Pro Urbe Budapest Award
1970 Shared State Prize, Salgótarján City Centre
1975 Ybl Miklós-Award
Education and Scientific Activities
2011 Ordinary member of the Hungarian Art Academy
2009 Doctor Honoris Causa of Janus Pannonius University of Pécs
2009 BMGE Magister Honoris Causa – DLA h.c.
1994 Member of the European Scientific and Art Academy of Salzburg
1994 Full Member of the MTA
1993 Titular professor
1991 Founding member of the Hungarian Art Academy (the social organisation)
1990 Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA)
1985 Correspondent member of the Hungarian Scientific Academy
1985 Titular associate professor
1984 PhD in technical sciences
Membership of a Professional Body
Board member of MÉSZ – Vice-President of MÉSZ
Member of the Hungarian Accreditation Committee
Member of BMGE Master Board, Member of Doctoral Council
EHB/DT, HB/DT Építész Kar bizottságának tagja
BMGE és a Pécsi Építész Kar diploma és DLA bizottság tagja, elnöke
Professional Experience and Partners
1994- Founder and Managing Director of Finta & Partners Architectural Studio Ltd.
1958-1994 LAKÓTERV
Important Works
2015 New College of University of Public Servic – Budapest
2009 Hotel Marriott Renovation – Budapest
2005 Family House in Gelérthegy – Budapest
2005 Thermal Spa and Swimming Pool – Esztergom
2002 Condominium in Pusztaszeri Street – Budapest
2002 Westend City Center – Budapest
1998 Reformed Church – Százhalombatta
1997 Police Headquarters – Budapest
1997 New University Campus IT Building of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics – Budapest
1997 Vasudvar Hotel and Office – Budapest
1995 Bankcenter – Budapest
1992 Hotel Corvinus Kempinski Budapest – Budapest
1990 International Trade Centre – József A srt. Budapest
1990 Hotel Liget – Budapest
1998 County Library – Salgótarján
1985 Hotel Taverna /today Mercure Taverna/ – Budapest
1985 International Trade Centre – Váci srt. Budapest
1984 Budapest Congress Center – Budapest
1982 Hotel Hungaria – Vienna
1982 Hotel Novotel – Budapest
1982 Central Wechsel und Creditbank – Vienna
1982 Hotel Penta, Budapest /today Mercure/ – Budapest
1981 Hotel Forum, Budapest /today Intercontinental/ – Budapest
1981 Schönherz Dormitory of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics – Budapest
1979 Hotel Voronyezs – Brno
1974 Hotel Bratislava – Bratislava
1971 Hotel Volga Budapest /today Ibis/ – Budapest
1969 Pécskő Department Store – Salgótarján
1965 Studio House, Club, Department Store – Dunaújváros
Exhibitions
2016 “Utazásaim SZÍN-TEREI” Exhibition – Hotel Múzeum Galéria, Budapest
2015 “Szabad kézzel” Exhibition – Pécs
2014 “Szabad kézzel” Exhibition – Vigadó, Budapest
2013 “Ars Sacra – Templomaim” Graphic Exhibition – MÉSZ Kós Károly Hall, Budapest
2013 “Élet- rajz” Exhibition – Danube Gallery, Budapest
2012 “Invenciók” Exhibition – BMGE Department of Drawing and Design – Budapest
2010 Finta – Vadas Graphic Exhibition and Book Review – Budapest
2010 Exhibition of Architect József Finta – HAP Galery, Budapest
2009 „Otthonaim” Graphics and Watercolors – D – Galery, Szeged
2009 “Képekbe fogott idő” – Gorka Ceramics Museum, Verőce
2007 “SZINTEREIM” Graphic Exhibition – Thurzó Architect Gallery, Szentendre
2007 “Három szép utazásom”Exhibition  – Chamber of Hungarian Architects, Budapest
2005 “Erdélytől Rómáig, útirajzok” Exhibition – Hegyvidéki Galery, Budapest
2005 Architectural Exhibition of Finta & Partners Architectural Studio – Chamber of Hungarian Architects, Budapest
2004 “Gondolat” Line Drawing Travelling Exhibition – Hungarian Academy of Arts, Budapest
2001 Artworks by Architects – Salpetrie Sant Louis Chapel, Paris
1998 Architectural Graphics Exhibition – Móra Ferenc Museum, Szeged
1995 Exhibition – Kempinski Galery, Budapest
1995 Exhibition – Effekt D Studio, Szentendre
1989  Architectural Photography Exhibition and Lecture – Maribor
1989 University Exhibition and Lecture – Delfti
1988 Erdély kövei – Hungarian Association of Architects, Hungary
1987 Drawing Exhibition – Blaskovich Museum, Tápiószele
1987 Drawing Exhibition – Cegléd
1986 Architecture-interior Design Workshop – Kunsthalle Fényes Adolf Hall, Budapest
Architecture Competitions
2009 Ibis Hotel and Office – 1st. Prize
2008 City Hall Forum, Budapest – Priority Purchase
2007 Government Quarter Competition, Design Partner, Budapest – 2nd Prize
2002 Thermal Spa and Swimming Pool of Esztergom
1994 The 1996 World Expo Budapest University of Technology ELTE Development – Hungarian Pavilion Pre-utilization Ensemble (invited application) – Shared 3rd Prize
1988 National Theatre Site Selection Competition – 1st Prize
1974 Thermal Spa and Swimming Pool of Debrecen – 1st Prize
1974 Invitation to Tender for The Supreme Court – 1st Prize
1974 Perugia City Centre International Competition, Perugia – Purchase
1971 Fonyód Spa Centre Competition – 2nd Prize
1971 Hotel at the Citadella (Invitation to tender) – 2nd Prize
1971 Tender for Prefabricated Hotels – 1st Prize
1970 Zánka Pioneer City Competition – 2nd Prize
1965 Kecskemét City Center Urban Design Competition – 1st Prize
1964 Salgótarján City Center Urban Design Competition – 1st Prize
1964 “Szentendrei  Szigetcsúcs” Urban Design Competition – 1st Prize
1963 Szombathely City Center Urban Design Competition (with partners) – 1st Prize
1963 “A pesti Duna-part” Urban Design Competition – 1st Prize
1961 “Szegedi Tisza-part” Urban Design Competition – 1st Prize