Gábor Szohr, born 1976 in Budapest (Hungary), studied landscape architecture at Szent István University, and Universität für Bodenkultur in Wien. While attending university, he was working as a architectural model designer. In 2000 he has co-founded with six fellow friends their office Újirány Group, which practise aims to reflect on new urban challenges drawn up by the ever changing world around us and to set up new directions and possibilities of development. As a designer he places great emphasis on the importance of effective communication with local residents, the main users of the space.
2004-2010 – Universitaet für Bodenkultur, Vienna
1996-2004 – Szent István University – Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Conservation and Development: Landscape Architect
2004-present – Újirány Tájépítész Kft. / New Directions Landscape Architects Ltd.
2000-2003 – Új Irány KKt.
Main realized works:
2018 – Holdudvar Community Park, Budapest, Hungary
2014 – Etele Square Budapest, Hungary
2014 – Teleki Square Community Park Budapest, Hungary
2015 – Landscape Architect of the Year 2015: Újirány Landscape Architects Ltd.