Art news from ‘Hungary’

Experimental Reading Room: Art in the Age of the Anthropocene

Experimental Reading Room: Art in the Age of the Anthropocene Open call for participation in an Art in the Age of the Anthropocene seminar to be held at Translocal Institute October-December 2014.    This autumn Translocal Institute launches the Experimental Reading Room, an ongoing series of public seminars and guest lectures on art and ecology, [...]

Talk at Translocal: Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination

The Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination: art, activism and daily life in an age of crisis A talk by Isabelle Fremeaux and John Jordan Translocal Institute Budapest 10 September 2014 at 8pm Isabelle Fremeaux and John Jordan will present their work with the The Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination, a collective that brings artists and activists together [...]

acb Gallery, Budapest: Igor and Ivan Buharov – Everything included

IGOR AND IVAN BUHAROV: EVERYTHING INCLUDED acb Gallery, 12 September – 22 October 2014 Igor and Ivan Buharov present their first solo exhibition at the acb Gallery. The artist duo have been creating experimental artwork in the frontiers between visual art and film since 1995. Their surreal short films, with their unique atmosphere and grotesque [...]

ANI MOLNÁR GALLERY, Budapest: Attila KONDOR, Péter MÁTYÁSI | Depicted Time

Attila KONDOR, Péter MÁTYÁSI | Depicted Time Opening: 17 September, 2014, Wednesday, 6 p.m. Opening speech by: Andrea BORDÁCS PhD., art theorist Address: ANI MOLNÁR GALLERY, 22 Bródy Sándor street, Budapest, Hungary, 1088 On view until: 21 November, 2014, from Tuesday to Friday, 12 p.m. – 6 p.m. The works by the two artists create [...]

VONTOBEL- AMADEUS ARTS AWARDS

VONTOBEL- AMADEUS ARTS AWARDS International curator competition 2014: Berlin-Budapest CALL FOR HUNGARIAN AND GERMAN CURATORS Amadeus Art Foundation as the largest private foundation for contemporary art in the country has been sponsored by the Swiss Bank Vontobel AG for years. This year the Vontobel AG invited the Foundation to create a permanent, art supporting independent [...]

Inda Gallery, Budapest: DOUBLE GAME

DOUBLE GAME 03. june 2014. – 18. july 2014. Exhibition of Czene Márta, Csáky Marianne, Csontó Lajos, El-Hassan Róza, Fischer Judit, Jovián György, Keller Diána, Kicsiny Balázs, Koronczi Endre, Navratil Judit, Ravasz András, Péter Somody, Kamen Stoyanov, Szabó Ádám, Szemző Zsófia The structure and spaces of contemporary art realign, and in this dynamics the artists, [...]

Theodoros Zafeiropoulos – Quest of Query: Scrolling Topographies @ Deák Erika Gallery

We are delighted to announce our next exhibition:  Theodoros Zafeiropoulos: Quest of Query: Scrolling Topographies  Opening: June 12, 2014, 6-9 pm.  Opening speech by H.E. Mr. Dimitris Yannakakis, Ambassador of Greece to Hungary  Open: June 13 – July 26, 2014 Curated by Eszter Szakács The exhibition Quest of Query: Scrolling Topographies is based on a [...]

Ani Molnár Gallery: CSEKE Szilárd: I have great desire

Opening speech by: Zsuzsanna Szegedy-Maszák , art historian, June 11 On view until: 14 September 2014 from Tuesday to Friday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. ANI MOLNÁR GALLERY, 1088 Budapest, 22 Bródy Sándor street The Ani Molnár Gallery is pleased to present a solo show by Szilárd Cseke and the book launch of his [...]

acb Gallery: Mladen Miljanović – At the Edge

Mladen Miljanović: At the Edge acb Gallery, 6 June – 17 July 2014 opening: 5 June 2014 (Thursday), 7-9 pm opening performance starts at 7pm Mladen Miljanović (1981, Doboj, Bosnia-Herzegovina) is a defining figure of the young generation of artists that emerged after the Balkan Wars, introducing a radically new art practice that points far [...]

SODA Gallery, Bratislava: Budapest diary

Budapest diary Gábor Koós – Solo show in partnership with Chimera Project, Budapest Hunary Opening: 3. June. 2014, Tuesday, 19.00 hod. Exhibition: 4. 06. – 28. 6. 2014 SODA gallery present solo show of Slovak artist lives in Budapest – Gabor Koos. His work is about preserving. His record and document personally relevant issues, objects [...]

ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2015: OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES

OPEN CALL FOR ENTRIES! The ONLINE APPLICATION for the ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2015 has started (www.essl.museum) Please note: Deadline for registration is 30 June 2014! Registration: 01 May – 30 June 2014 Submission: until 31 August 2014 ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2015 Conferred every two years, the ESSL ART AWARD is dedicated to the [...]

Ani Molnar Gallery, Budapest: RUN WITH ME

The Ani Molnar Gallery kindly invites you to the latest show and reception within the contemporary fine art exhibition series called Park Gallery: RUN WITH ME – exhibition of LAJOS CSONTÓ Opening: 2 April 2014, Wednesday at 7 p.m. Opening speech by: ATTILA HORÁNYI, art historian Curator: ANNAMÁRIA MOLNÁR / Ani Molnár Gallery Address: Park [...]

INDA Gallery: Come with me

COME WITH ME 20. march 2014. – 18. april 2014. Come With Me, 2014 CSONTÓ, LAJOS Lajos Csontó's works are based on a simple observation: "Behind the everyday facade of the world there is another, hidden world." The exhibition shows us a glimpse of this world, with its title, COME WITH ME, appearing as a [...]

acb Gallery: Double Vision

acb Gallery Péter Szalay: Double Vision curated by: Zsuzska Kozák vernissage: Thursday,17 April 2014, 7-9pm A solo exhibition by Péter Szalay is presented at the acb Gallery for the second time. Double Vision can be regarded as a continuation of Szalay’s 2013 show entitled Residual Value. His work at the time reflected on the renovation [...]

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Ani Molnár Gallery: András ERNSZT – Fixed movements

András ERNSZT – Fixed movements Opening: 10 April 2014, at 6 p.m. Opening speech by: Andrea MÁTHÉ, aesthetician Address: ANI MOLNÁR GALÉRIA, 1088 Budapest, Bródy Sándor u. 22.  On view until: 6 June 2014 from Tuesday to Friday from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Ani Molnár Gallery is pleased to present a solo show by [...]

Várfok Gallery: Bleu

Bleu The exhibition Bleu gives an overview of the latest works of Enikő Hodosy, which she created in the last half year. The photographer started her series in the summer 2013, and is still working on them. The photos are taken in nightly atmosphere with flash. It set to make the viewer focus on the [...]

Société Réaliste@acb Galéria

Société Réaliste: ‘amal al-ğam‘ acb Gallery, 28th Feburary 2014 – 10th April vernissage: 27th February, 19-21h The word amalgam was brought to the domain of common culture via the lexicon of alchemy, which defined it as the melting of heterogeneous elements.  It is derived from the Arabic expression amal al-ğamāa, “work of flesh union”. In [...]

Inda Gallery: FORGETTING THE CONTINENTS

FORGETTING THE CONTINENTS 06 february 2014. – 07 march 2014. Zsófia Szemző tackles the current social, economical, global and ecological issues of reality, and often expresses them in the form of evanescent or location-specific installations using drawings, photographs and texts; and she also thinks beyond reality, in associations that produces surrealistic drawings. Sometimes, the versatile [...]

Várfok Gallery, Budapest: Back into Illusion

Flavia PITIŞ (RO): Back into Illusion January 23, 2014 – February 22, 2014 Once again a young foreign artist will have the opportunity to use the experimental venue of Várfok Gallery, the Várfok Project Room to show her most recent works in the confines of an individual exhibition. Flavia Pitiş was born in 1978 in [...]

Art Market Budapest welcomes SKATE’s ART INDUSTRY FORUM

Erika Deak Gallery: SYNCRETIC COLORTREATMENT

JÓZSEF BULLÁS SYNCRETIC COLORTREATMENT Opening: February 12, 2014, Wednesday, 18-20 PM  Opening speech: Zsolt Petrányi, Art Historian  Open: February 13 – March 29, 2014. József Bullás,131024, oil on canvas, 70×80 cm The Erika Deak Gallery is delighted to announce it's next exhibition, new works by József Bullás. On Bullás' recent paintings, combinations of colors and [...]

Trafó Gallery: COLOR ME CLOSELY – exhibition of Navid Nuur

The groundbreaking works of Iranian-born dutch Navid Nuur are shown in his first exhibition in Budapest after being on display in the Parisian Centre Pompidou and the Stedelijk Museum of Amsterdam.  Navid Nuur’s critics usually describe his works with the slightly confusing post-conceptualist label, even though his area of research is actually the much more [...]

Ani Molnár Gallery: Many ways to live

BORSOS Róbert – Many ways to live Opening: 12 february 2014, at 6 p.m. Opening speech by: RIEDER Gábor – art historian On show until: 4 April 2014 from Tuesday to Friday from 12 a.m. to 6 p.m. Address: MOLNÁR ANI GALÉRIA, 1088 Budapest, Bródy Sándor u. 22. 1. emelet / 1.floor A solo exhibition [...]

Trafó Gallery, Budapest: The Rise of the Fallen Feather

The Rise of the Fallen Feather A lecture by Szabolcs Kisspál  17.00,  25 January 2014 Trafó Gallery Budapest This lecture presents the partial findings of a body of research in the iconology of the Turul. The associative chain of historical references looks at how the symbolics of a totem bird affected 20th-century Hungarian history through [...]