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1972

born in Budapest

2013–

member of Association of Hungarian Photographers

2009–

member of Studio of Young Photographers

1990–1995

MA, Faculty of Humanities, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
 


 
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

 MIA Photofair, Milano (ITA) (Várfok Galery)

2016

 

 

2015

 

2014

Galerie BRAUBACHfive (with Julia Nema), Frankfurt am Main (GER)

Genesis - Várfok Gallery, Project Room, Budapest (H)

"The lights of art", Hungarian House of Photography – Mai Manó House,
Budapest (H)

2013

"The light of art", Rómer Flóris Museum of Art and History, Esterházy Palace, Győr (H)

Space and spaces (with Bernard Koest), Pázmány Péter Catholic University,
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Sophianum, Budapest (H)

2012

SuperFlash Store, Turin (ITA)

The Others Fair, Turin (solo booth with NOPX | limitededitionpics, Turin) (ITA)

„Skies“, NOPX | limitededitionpics, Turin (ITA)

„Erleuchtung“, Galerie BRAUBACHfive, Frankfurt am Main (GER)

„The light of art“, King St Stephen Museum, Székesfehérvár, Hungary

„The space of inspiration“ (duo show with Julia Nema), Gallery of Benedictine Abbey Tihany, Hungary

2011

„Darwin Online“, Nessim Gallery, Budapest

 

Grounds - Várfok Gallery, Budapest (H)

"Back", Hungarian Museum of Photography, Kecskemét (H)

"The Box Man", House of Arts – Várgaléria, Veszprém (H), with Júlia Néma

"In viaggo con Darwin" (Traveling with Darwin), Galleria Parmeggiani, Fotografia Europea, 2015, Reggio Emilia (ITA)

„Ciel“, installation, Studio Eric Lenoir, Charleville-Mézières (FRA)

„Darwin Online“, NOPX | limitededitionpics, Turin (ITA)

„Skies“, Institut Français de Budapest

2010

Lucien Hervé and Rodolf Hervé Prize 2010 (with Alexis Cordesse), École Spéciale d‘Architecture, Paris (with catalogue) (FRA)

„Der Himmel über B.“, Nessim Gallery, Budapest

„Trio“ (with Anikó Robitz), Nessim Gallery, Budapest

2008

„Rules“, Jókai Club, Budapest, Hungary

2007

„Blind window“, Manréza Spiritual and Cultural Center, Dobogókő, Hungary

„Inside: Abandoned buildings of the so-called Eocene Project“ (with Tamas Czigany), Attic Gallery, Pannonhalma, Hungary

„Inside: Abandoned buildings of the so-called Eocene Project“ (with Tamas Czigany), Cultural Center, Bicske, Hungary

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

"Echoes: City, Society, Conflict & Self in Hungarian Photography", Alma Gallery, New York

"Polish(ed)Hungarian", Apteka Sztuki Gallery, Warsaw (PL)

 

"National Salon 2016 – Pictures and pixels: Photographic art and beyon", Kunsthalle, Budapest (H)

"13 Mirrors: contemporary Hungarian photographers", Prospekto Galerija, Vilnius (LT)

2015

Art Market Budapest, Várfok Gallery, Budapest (H)

Várfok 25 – a selection from 25 private contemporary art collections”,
Várnegyed Gallery, Budapest (H)

Várfok Gallery‘s 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Várfok Gallery, Budapest (H)

 

„Interpretations of Ornament in Fine Arts Today (1990–2015)“, Várfok Gallery, Budapest

 

„Lichtbild und Datenbild: Spuren Konkreter Fotografie“ („Light Image and Data Image: Traces of Concrete Photography“), Museum im Kulturspeicher Würzburg (GER)

 

art KARLSRUHE 2015, Várfok Gallery

2014

„Contemporaries: Collectors and Artists – Hungarian and International Art from Private Collections in Hungary“, 2010–2014, New Budapest Gallery

 

"National Cultural Fund – Works of art 2014", Várkert Bazár Southern Palace, Budapest (H)

 

2. ViennaPhotoBookFestival 2014, Brotfabrik Wien (AUT)

"Cieli", Fondazione 107, Turin (ITA)

2013–14

"Im Brennpunkt | Focus of Attention“, touring exhibitions of Europäischer Architekturfotografiepreis 2013 (Deutsches Architekturmuseum, Frankfurt am Main; KAZimKUBA, Kassel; Galerie des OÖ Kunstvereins, Linz; vhs-photogalerie, Stuttgart; Wissenschaftspark Gelsenkirchen; Museum of Estonian Architecture, Tallinn)

2013

„Space-relation“, Art Quarter Budapest

„Hungarian Art Photography in the New Millennium“, Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest (with catalogue)

Fotojatka 7th international festival of photography, Prague – Brno – Ceské Budejovice, (CZE)

ARTplacc Contemporary Art Festival 2013, Tihany, Hungary

1. ViennaPhotoBookFestival 2013, Brotfabrik Wien (AUT)

Creative Transgressions, Löffler Béla Museum, Kosice (SVK)

SetUp Indipendent contemporary art fair, Bologna, Italy (with NOPX | limitededitionpics, Turin) (ITA)

2012

Studio of Young Photographers: Progressive inquires, Hungarian Museum of Photography, Kecskemét, Hungary (with catalogue)

ARTplacc Contemporary Art Festival 2012, Tihany, Hungary

„Air“, Claustra de Saint-Merry, Paris (FRA)

„Traces“, The Empire Project, Taksim, Istanbul (TUR)

"3x3", Krisztina Palace, Budapest

Touring exhibition of awarded works of FRAME011 international competition, Leica Gallery Prague; 4AM Gallery of Architecture, Brno, Czech Republic; Month of Photography, Bratislava, Slovakia

2011

Group show of Artist in Residence Program, Frankfurt am Main (GER)

Eurart Project Pop-Up Show, Roodkapje Rotterdam (NED)

„For Japan“, exhibition of charity photography auction, HotShoe Gallery, London (GBR)

„Geomix 2.0“, B55 Contemporary Gallery, Budapest

„ConText“, L. A. Galerie Lothar Albrecht, Frankfurt am Main (GER)

„Vectors“, Nessim Gallery, Budapest

2010

Contemporary Istanbul (TUR)

„Space observation“, Fogasház, Budapest

C. A. R. Contemporary Art Ruhr, Essen (GER)

„Three aspects: Contemporary Hungarian Photography“, Galerie 4, Cheb, (CZE)

„Absence“, Nessim Gallery, Budapest

2008

„Before and beyond geometry“, Godot Gallery, Budapest

2007

Marianne Brandt Contest, Saxon Museum of Industry, Chemnitz, (GER) (with catalogue)

Agitatto Gallery, Geneva, Switzerland (SUI)

Photo Biennial Dunaújváros, Hungary (with catalogue)

2006

Intel Duality Competition (finalist), The Palace of Arts, Budapest, Hungary

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2015

grant of National Cultural Fund, Visual Arts Department

2013
–2014

grant of National Cultural Fund, Visual Arts Department

2013

recognition (finalist), Europäischer Architekturfotografiepreis 2013, (GER)

2011

2nd Prize and Special Prize of Leica Gallery Prague, FRAME011 international competition, Brno (CZE)

Special Prize, Fotoporta portfolio review, Budapest

Artist in Residence Program, Frankfurt am Main GER)

2010

Lucien Hervé and Rodolf Hervé Prize, Paris (FRA)

3rd place and Honorable Mention, International Photography Awards

2009
–2010

grant of National Cultural Fund, Photography Department

2009

special prize, Fotóporta portfolio review, Budapest

 

WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTION

Contemporary art collection of King St Stephen Museum, Székesfehérvár (H)

Contemporary art collection of Benedictine Abbey, Pannonhalma (H)

Contemporary art collection of Manréza Spiritual and Cultural Center, Dobogókő (H)

Deutsches Architekturmuseum, Frankfurt am Main (GER)

Hungarian Museum of Photography, Kecskemét (H)

Various private collections in Europe

 

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