downloadable portfolio in PDF
(last updated: 2011. jan.)

Catalogs -------------------------------------->
2013
Occasion

2011
Flying Carpet + Escape Attempt + Anticipated Target Concepts

2010
Prophecy

2008
Works & Days (2004-2008)

Born in 1963 - Békéscsaba, Hungary
Lives and works in Berlin and Budapest

 

Education

1986-1990 Degree in Painting, Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest
1990-1992 Postgraduate studies at the Mural Department, Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest
1991 Video Department, Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, Germany
1996 Founding member of the újlak Group and Tűzoltó 72. Exhibition Place, Budapest
1995-1998 Derkovits scholarship
1997 Co-founder of the U.F.F. Gallery
1998 Scholarship of the Hungarian Academy of Rome
Assistant of Professor of Painting Department at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts
Artist in Residence at the Gasworks Gallery, London
1998-2000 Projects in C3 (Center for Culture and Communication), Budapest
2005 Scholarship of Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
2007 Artist in Residence at the European Center for Contemporary Art Actions, Strasbourg

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
Appearance, acb gallery, Budapest
Au soi-meme, Privat studio exhibition, Budapest
elé / pre, Everybody Needs Art Viewing Space, Budapest

2016
Logos, Tekhnos, Textos, Videos, Audios, Lajos, Budapest Gallery, Budapest

2015
The Blood is Red / The Patterns of Blood, Neon Gallery, Budapest

2014
Milksoup as a Forced Existentialist Metaphor, Higgs Field Gallery, Budapest
Vectors - Inscription on a future ancient skull, Miskolc Gallery Municipal Museum

2013
Occasion, Pecs Gallery M21, Pécs

2012
Everything eats, everything is eaten, Trafó Gallery, Budapest
Ghost Trap, Neon Gallery, Budapest

2011
Escape Attempt, Kiscelli Múzeum - Fövárosi Képtár / Municipal Picture Gallery, Budapest
Flying Carpet, Videospace Gallery, Budapest

2010
Anticipated Target Concepts, Vajda Lajos Studio, Szentendre
Constellation of Bones, Galeria Neon, Budapest
A Poem About Nothing, Liget Gallery, Budapest

2009
Delusion with Chord Suite, Pixel Gallery, Millenáris, Budapest

2008
The Phantom of the Museum, Vasarely Museum, Pécs
“Schkitz#2”, írÓkéz Gallery, Szombathely

2007
Recorded, Lada Gallery, Berlin
Hunting Trip, Impex Gallery, Budapest

2005
Dr.Sample & Mr.Shooter, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

2004
God Speed, acb Gallery, Budapest

2003
Turboreflex - Supercut, acb Gallery, Budapest

2002
Oscillatory, Compensation, Dream, XXV. Bienal de Sao Paulo
Supervision, Gallery Display, Praha
Then Nothing Else but the Buzzing of the Bees, RAM Gallery, Rotterdam
Things fall out now this way, now that, BBS, Budapest
Supervision, Galleria U, Helsinki

2001
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Social Intercourse - 49. Biennale di Venezia, Hungarian Pavilion

2000
The Carnival…, City Gallery, Szombathely
PSVMK Gallery, Győr

1999
6 pictures/ordo/c3/999, ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros

1998
Site Transitoire, Italian Insitute, Budapest
Monument or a bit of Masturbation, Knoll Gallery, Budapest

1997
Gallery by Night (with Lang/Bauman) Studio Gallery, Budapest

1996
Alibi Fashion, Studio Gallery, Budapest

1995
The House of Alibi, Bartók 32 Gallery, Budapest

1994
Logo, Mű-Terem Gallery, Budapest

1993
Schkitz #1, Tűzoltó 72. Gallery, Budapest

1991
6 Channels, Tűzoltó 72. Gallery, Budapest

1990
Untitled, Újlak Cinema, Budapest
Untitled, Young Artists’ Club, Budapest

1989
Resistance I., Bercsényi College, Budapest

1987
Untitled, Young Artists’ Club, Budapest

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Abstract Hungary, Künstlerhaus, Halle für Kunst & Medien, Graz
Indoor Garden, Dorottya Court, Budapest
Opus Aquanett, Wissenschaftshafen, Magdeburg
The Way They See: An Overview of Hungarian Photography, National Museum, Warsaw
Video: than and now, Magma Contemporary Art Space, Sf. Gheorghe
Save as… What Remains of New Media Art?, Ludwig Múzeum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Art Rotterdam 2017 (RAM Gallery Berry Koedam), Rotterdam

2016
Art Market Budapest, (acb gallery), Millenáris, Budapest
Reproduced Paradise, Váncza-villa, Budapest
Arcadia, SPRLQDT Gallery, Fabrica de Pensule, Cluj-Napoca
Up Memory Lane (Part II), RAM Gallery, Rotterdam
Goalpost – Football in Hungarian Contemporary Art, ICA, Dunaújváros
Rock/Space/Time, Ludwig Múzeum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Statues of Rebels, acb Attachment, acb Gallery, Budapest
Standing In Front Of Objects, Deák Erika Galéria, Budapest
3_Search Presents: LIGHT YEAR 10: “Crosstalk Presents”
Video Art Projections on the Manhattan Bridge, New York

2015
Patron, FKSE, Budapest
TIMEBASE, Time-Based Media in Contemporary Art, New Budapest Gallery, Budapest
Fény(ny)elvek, Kepes Institute, Eger
OFF-Biennale Budapest, Budapest
MORE LIGHT! Light Environments, New Budapest Gallery
Technologie und das Unheimliche "Enigma", FKSE 2, Budapest
T+U X Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart

2014
Contemporaries: Collectors and Artists – Hungarian and International Art from Private Collections in Hungary, 2010–2014, New Budapest Gallery, Budapest
The Thunder Lizard Was Never Extinet, Zönotéka, Berlin
LUDWIG 25. The contemporary collection, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Kritik und Krise #3:Ornament der Brüderlichkeit, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, Berlin
Anarchia, utopia, revolution, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Crosstalk 7 video art festival, Budapest
Installations in the Municipal Gallery 1992-2014, Museum Kiscell, Budapest
Digital transilvania, Targu Mures
PANDAMONIUM PREVIEW / INTERPIXEL, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin
4th Oodaaq festival (Crosstalk section), Rennes
Pensive Pictures, Goodbye!, Higgs Field Contemporary Art Space, Budapest
Analogue – acb Gallery, Budapest

2013
Budapest Immersion – 2013, Bálna, Budapest
VI. Crosstalk Video Art Festival, Budapest
Under Reconstruction | Újlak 1989-1995, Flórián Műhely, Budapest
My Little Cloud, Dovin Gallery, Budapest
Malevich Looks Back, MAMÜ Gallery, Budapest
Aquamediale, Landkreis Dahme-Spreewald, Lübben

2012
The Hero, the Heroine and the Author, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
HangON, Kepes Institute, Eger
HangON, Jósa András Museum, Nyíregyháza
The Hungarian Magic Cube - Video Art Exhibition of Hungarian artists, Gallery 5 Kalisher, Tel Aviv, Israel

2011
HangON, Miskolci Galéria Városi Múzeum, Miskolc
Hybridity in Carpathian basin, Írókéz Collection, MODEM, Debrecen
IV. Crosstalk Video Art Festival, Budapest
Laza szlogenek, szabadtéri táblakiállítás a Liszt Ferenc téren (1994), Artpool

2010
FIAC, (Videospace Budapest Galéria), Paris
Expectations, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, Berlin
Martians, Videospace Budapest Gallery, Budapest
Viszonyok. Ki? Kit? Mivel?, Városi Képtár, Székesfehérvár
III. Crosstalk Video Art Festival, Merlin Theatre, Budapest
Action!, INFERNOESQUE, Berlin
Procession III./ Animation, Videospace Gallery, Budapest

2009
Videospritz, Trieste Contemporanea , Trieste
Remix I., Kortárs Muvészeti Központ, Dunaújváros
II. Crosstalk, Video Art Festival, Budapest
'another time – another place'- contemporary hungarian video artists, Washington DC
Szabad akarat, Irokéz Gyűjtemény1988-2008, Szombathelyi Képtár, Szombathely
Screening Room: Contemporary Hungarian Video Artists, Janos Gat Gallery, New York

2008
Az idő legújabb cáfolata, Irokéz Gyűjtemény 1988-2008, Magyar Nemzeti Galéria,Budapest
Art Forum Berlin (Lada projekt), Berlin
Animals, Pöge-Haus, Leipzig
Ego on the wall, Miskolci Galéria Városi Művészeti Museum, Miskolc
Herbs 2008 (Kunst am Hamburger Bahnhof), Infernoesque, Berlin
Cityscape-Landscape, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, Berlin
Crosstalk, Video Art Festival, Gödör park, Budapest
All that Cinema, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
"Guess who is coming...", R.A.M. Gallery, Rotterdam
TIME PRINT 08, Hungarian Cultural Institute, Brussel

2007
CPH video cabin, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, Berlin
Prewiew, (LadaProject), Berlin
Imaginary Paradise, Impex Gallery, Budapest/Foto Rio, Photobienial Rio de Janeiro
Futurama, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, Berlin

2006
Generally Believed, Mongolischen Botschaft in Berlin, Berlin
HOME FOR LOST IDEAS, General Public, Berlin
Gutleut 15, Frankfurt am Main
Collection, ICA - Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros

2005
MEMO, acb Gallery, Budapest
Shopped to Death, Art Forum Berlin/Tuteurhouses, Berlin
Focus Istanbul, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
Europa Fries, Collegium Hungaricum, Berlin
Loud and Clear Too, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Museum Ludwig, Köln
Loud and Clear Too, Chinese European Art Center, Xiamen University Art College Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin
"Synchronized Coincidence...", Galerie Bergstüb'l, Berlin
Technische Fachhochschule Wildan, Berlin
1st Art Fair Wien
Hungarian Digital Graphic, Millenáris, Budapest
Museum Night, R.A.M. Gallery, Rotterdam
Ludwig Museum, Budapest

2004
Around Us, R.A.M. Gallery, Rotterdam
Supra - Individual, Schloss Goldegg
Soapoper, Kunsthalle, Budapest
Art Fair Köln/acb Gallery, Köln

2003
AURA, Millenáris, Budapest
Rosszcsontok, Kunsthalle, Budapest
Without Cinema, The House of the Lords, Brno
Krém 2003, MEO Museum of Contemporary Arts, Budapest
acb Gallery, Budapest
Art Fair 2003, Rotterdam
1. Muestra del Internatcionale Video, El Salvador, San Salvador
Videovine - Muskatli Vinehouse, Budapest
acb Gallery, Budapest

2002
BUDAPEST BOX, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Woof Woof, Visual Arts in Temple Bar, Dublin

2001
IRÓKéZ Collection 2001, Szombathely/Budapest
Garden, City Gallery, Szombathely
Compatibility, Zoo Galerie, Nantes
Histoires Hongroises, Musée d'art moderne Lille Métropole,Villeneuved'Ascqe
Cream, MEO Museum of Contemporary Arts, Budapest
Art Forum Berlin, Berlin
Hungarian Digital Art/C3, ICA New Media Centre, London
CsomÓpont, Budapest-Metro
Digitalized Bodies, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Woof Woof, Austrian Cultural Institute (ACI), London

2000
Art Narrative - Contemporary Hungarian Photography, Knoll Gallery, Budapest / Wien
Crosstalk, Műcsarnok | Kunsthalle, Budapest
Up to You!,Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana
Media Model, Műcsarnok | Kunsthalle, Budapest
T-dugÓ, De Fabriek, Eindhoven
König Albrecht House, Leipzig

1999
Internet Galaxis, Műcsarnok | Kunsthalle, Budapest
Galerie 5020, Salzburg
Remix, City Gallery, Pécs
A portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, Ustí nad Labem
The Dream Factory’s Running Smoothly, Trafo Gallery, Budapest
RendhagyÓ emlékezet, City Gallery, Szombathely
Young and Serious, Ernst Museum, Budapest
Alibi Fashion, TrafÓ Gallery, Budapest
It’s jazzy, Palait Jalta, Frankfurt am Main

1998
Inter/Media/Art, Ernst Museum, Budapest/Palazzo della Regione, Triest
Bloomsday, City Gallery, Szombathely
Area, Accademia d'Ungheria, RÓma
Try again later, Gaswork Gallery, London

1997
Gallery by Night, Studio Gallery, Budapest
Trafik, City Gallery, Szombathely, City Gallery Brno, Landesgalerie Eisenstadt
Sic!, Kiscelli Museum, Budapest
Derkovits - scholarship exhibition, Ernst Museum, Budapest
Hidden, Ernst Museum, Budapest
The Roundabout, shed im eisenwerk, Eisemwerk, Frauenfeld
Ruhm und Ehre, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz
Műélvezés, Bartók 32 Gallery, Budapest
De Valigia, Nyugati Railwaystation, Budapest

1996
The Least, Ernst Museum, Budapest
Derkovits - scholarship exhibition, Ernst Museum, Budapest
Beyond Art, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Sent I Mental Blue, Budapest Gallery, Budapest

1995
Balsam,Ernst Museum, Budapest
Aritmia 3,Uitz Hall, Dunaújváros
Újlak S port, Liget Gallery, Budapest
Beyond Belief, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chichago; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College
Studio ’95, VigadÓ Gallery. Budapest

1994
Újlak s port, Műcsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest
More then Ten, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
80's years Fine Art, Ernst Museum, Budapest

1993
II. Hungarian Contemporary Epigon Exhibition, KX Kampnagel, Hamburg
Sound installation / Újlak group, Goethe Institute, Budapest
Fremd und Vertraut / Újlak group, Kulturfabrik Salzmann, Kassel
Little Things, Fészek Gallery, Budapest; Randolf street Gallery, Chicago; Art in General, New York; Delta Axis Center, Memphis; City Gallery, Guadalajara
Fluxconcert, Russian Culture Center, Budapest

1992
Spectrum, Tűzoltó 72, Budapest
Midsummer Night, Polish Embassy, Praha
The Strange is Beauty, Barcsay Hall, MKF, Budapest
Újlak group, Uitz Hall, Dunaújváros
Újlak performance, Community Center, Dunaújváros
Újlak group, Tűzoltó 72, Budapest
Újlak music performance, Hangár, Budapest

1991
Sub Voce - Hungarian Contemporary Video Installations, Műcsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest
Oscillation 1-2, Műcsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest; 6. Bastion, Komarno
Újlak opening exhibition, Tűzoltó 72, Budapest

1990
Stúdió’ 90, Ernst Museum, Budapest
Újlak performance and shop-window exhibition, Életünk Gallery, Szombathely
Inspiration - Sommer Atalier, Messegelande, Hannover
Ressource Kunst, Műcsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest
Újlak collektive 1-2, Újlak Cinema, Budapest

1989
Performance nights 1-2, Hungária Bathhouse, Budapest