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Competition plans for the building of the grammar school, 1904 (1st prize)|Zenta (today Senta, Serbia)

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Grammar School of the Pest Jewish Congregation, 1913–1914|Budapest, XIV. Cházár András utca 10.

Between 1892 and 1895 no fewer than three foundations were created to support the construction of a non-vocational Jewish secondary school, which the fundraisers saw as an efficient measure to counter the continuing decrease of religious zeal among the Jewish elite and the consequent loss of identity. Béla Lajta and Ármin Hegedüs, both highly experienced...Read more...

Vocational Secondary School of Trade of the 8th District, 1909–1913|Budapest, VIII. Vas utca 9–11.

The Vas Street Trade School was the most generously funded project in the municipal program for residential and educational building construction launched in 1909 by Mayor István Bárczy. Because of the unfavourable characteristics of the building site – the very narrow street where it is situated – already the first plans of the building, made...Read more...

Boarding School for Blind Children founded by Ignác Wechselmann and Zsófia Neuschloss 1905–1908|Budapest, XIV. Mexikói út 60.

The first significant public institution designed by Lajta was commissioned by the Jewish Congregation of Pest and financed from the foundation established by the last will of master builder Ignác Wechselmann. The first planning drawings of the building were made in 1905 then another, modified version was handed in in 1907. The opening ceremony was...Read more...
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The oeuvre of Bela Lajta

Competition plans for the synagogue of the Lipótváros district, Music shop of Ferenc and Mór Bárd, Porch of the Café New York, Zenta Fire Station, Dezső Malonyay’s house, Wechselmann Boarding School for Blind Children, Family vault of Mrs. Benjámin Griesz, Jónás Hecht and Son’s Textile Shop, Charity Home of the Pest Chevra Kadisa, Ceremonial Building of the Salgótarjáni Street Jewish cemetery, Parisiana night club, Vocational Secondary School of Trade, Apartment block of the Harsányi Bros., Central office and apartment block of the Bank of Erzsébetváros, Shop and apartment block of the Lajta Bros., Budapest Public Library, Grammar School of the Pest Jewish Congregation…

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Biographical documents

Documents of the Leitersdorfer family, Studies, Marriage, Activity in professional organisations, Lajta-portraits, Items from the art collection, Fragments of oriental ceramics, Photographic collection, Correspondence, Texts on and by Béla Lajta…

News

BÉLA LAJTA VIRTUAL ARCHIVES The new English version of our homepage will be presented to the international audience on 06.06.2011 at the “Multilateral Exchange” of the Réseau Art Nouveau Network in Barcelona. The topic of the workshop is: “New Technologies and Social Networks in the Diffusion of Heritage: Challenges and...Read more...

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