I was born in Pécs, Hungary in 1955. I'm qualified engineer and designer. I studied Industrial Design at the University of Applied Arts in Budapest from 1980-1984. Since setting up my own design practice Zalavari Design in Budapest in 1984. In 1985 begins I teaching activity at the same university. I were given a professorship in ecodesign at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics in 1999.

I have developed products, lighting, street furniture, corporate identity for several companies.

I head a International Design Workshop Zsennye from 2004.

I'm a sculptor.


The studio works across a broad spectrum industries, electronics, healthcare, public sector, media, communication, education. A number of companies have had thier designs developed by our studio or worked with studio.