Gábor Szohr

1976, Budapest
Landscape Architect
Founding Member

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

Employment History:

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.