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Dancing on eggshells | Maria Bartuszová in Tate Modern
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Dancing on eggshells | Maria Bartuszová in Tate Modern

The work of one of the best-known Slovak artists is on display at London’s legendary contemporary museum. London’s Tate Modern is one of the world’s most important contemporary art centers, so it’s a remarkable feat to have a solo exhibition in the institution. Although Maria Bartuszová
Hungarian avant-garde exhibition opens in Berlin
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Hungarian avant-garde exhibition opens in Berlin

The exhibition Magyar Modern (Hungarian Modernists—the Transl.) at the Berlinische Galerie showcases the works of the most prominent artists of the Hungarian avant-garde movement between 1910 and 1933. This is the first time such a comprehensive overview has been presented. From a cultural-historical point of view, this is an
Let us cultivate our garden! Imre Bukta exhibition in Budapest
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Let us cultivate our garden! Imre Bukta exhibition in Budapest

An internationally important exhibition of works by Imre Bukta opens in Budapest. Ten years ago, the Kunsthalle in Budapest set a new visitor record with an exhibition of one of the country’s most famous contemporary painters, Imre Bukta, and since then, no other contemporary exhibition in Hungary has been
Shaping the future of mobility in Budapest
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Shaping the future of mobility in Budapest

The success story of Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design of Budapest and Mercedes-Benz began twenty years ago. To mark the occasion, we interviewed Robert Lešnik, Head of Exterior Design at Mercedes-Benz. The world-famous German automotive company and the Hungarian university celebrated 20 years of cooperation with a groundbreaking exhibition,
A chair is what you use as a chair | Interview with Anna Zsoldos

A chair is what you use as a chair | Interview with Anna Zsoldos

Chair Pairs, the exhibition of the Museum of Ethnography in Budapest presents the interplay between the objects from the institution’s collection, the knowledge about them, and the expressive possibilities of contemporary design. How was the exhibition created? What can become a chair? What is a chair and how far
The Design Without Borders exhibition is open until the end of the week
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The Design Without Borders exhibition is open until the end of the week

The Kiscell Museum in Budapest is hosting a design showcase featuring works from 24 countries until the 6th of November. The initiative, which dates back 18 years, is showcasing the work of 214 artists from 24 countries in Budapest this year. As in previous years, the works, projects, and objects
Exhibition on mental health opened in the Printa shop in Budapest
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Exhibition on mental health opened in the Printa shop in Budapest

Recently, our inner world has been affected by a number of negative external factors. And the Printa team wondered: are we really more psychologically burdened or are we simply more concerned with our inner world and the traumas it has suffered? In order to explore this topic and to develop
Ionic columns and disco lights in Andreas Angelidakis’ exhibition
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Ionic columns and disco lights in Andreas Angelidakis’ exhibition

Ancient Greek culture meets contemporary techniques in a solo show by Greek artist Andreas Angelidakis in the underground dome of Espace Niemeyer, one of Paris’ most iconic buildings. Focusing on a critical evaluation of antiquity, the exhibition explores how Greek culture and archaeology are perceived and consumed by contemporary society
Rembrandt’s art comes to life in Krakow—an exceptional installation by NARchitekTURA
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Rembrandt’s art comes to life in Krakow—an exceptional installation by NARchitekTURA

The NARchitekTURA team has surprised art lovers with another unique installation: after the Renaissance collection exhibited in the summer, and Botticelli’s The Story of Virginia, we can once again see a masterpiece from the past in an unusual context. This time, Rembrandt’s truly exceptional painting The Polish Rider
Szimbio Lab exhibition and workshops | Organic Design
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Szimbio Lab exhibition and workshops | Organic Design

On 6 October, Szimbio Lab will open an exhibition on biodesign at the K11 LABOR gallery on Király Street. Alexandra Kis-Baraksó, a designer of Manera Studio, founded the Szimbio Lab group in 2021 together with Dori Márföldi and Fanni Huszár. The members of the collective incorporate innovative contemporary design trends
Borderline Case—East-Central European identity in the work of young artists
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Borderline Case—East-Central European identity in the work of young artists

The new exhibition at the Budapest Gallery explores the question of East-Central European identity through the work of young artists born around the time of the regime change, thus for whom it is not necessarily a privileged point of reference. Earlier this year, the MODEM in Debrecen hosted an exhibition
The woman built from fragments—Orshi Drozdik’s exhibition in Budapest
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The woman built from fragments—Orshi Drozdik’s exhibition in Budapest

What role do women have in science and arts? Challenging patriarchal traditions, Orshi Drozdik asks this question in her latest exhibition at the Mai Manó House in Budapest. Photography, literature, feminism, performance art, sculpture, painting, drawing, installation, video: 20 years of Orshi Drozdik’s multifaceted creative world is on display
Application and exhibition opportunity: DECODE Award is back
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Application and exhibition opportunity: DECODE Award is back

The DECODE Award 2022 invites applications from young architects, visual and applied artists, with the aim of strengthening the links between the co-arts and raising awareness of the importance of works that are built on the concept of a philosophical idea and creating value. BORD Architectural Studio is launching the
Brad Pitt makes debut as a sculptor in a Tampere museum
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Brad Pitt makes debut as a sculptor in a Tampere museum

His fans might not have been aware of the sculptor ambitions of the actor/legend, but Brad Pitt’s works immediately made it to a museum. In the Art Museum in Tampere, Finland, Pitt exhibits with Nick Cave among others. The latest exhibition of the Sara Hildén Art Museum in
S/ALON BUDAPEST focuses on Hungarian glass this year
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S/ALON BUDAPEST focuses on Hungarian glass this year

S/ALON BUDAPEST interior design fair awaits visitors between 23 and 25 September 2022 in Budapest—the event, brought to you by the cooperation of 136 professional partners and world brands, focuses on Hungarian glass this time. The organizers of the International Year of Glass 2022 and S/ALON, together
Knowledge sharing and Lake Balaton: the first TEDxBalaton begins
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Knowledge sharing and Lake Balaton: the first TEDxBalaton begins

On the 10th of September, the first TEDxBalaton conference will be held, where topics such as sustainability, future transportation, technological developments, and inspiring human life stories will be discussed. The discussions will be specific to Lake Balaton, yet their impact and insights will be globally relevant. The organizers, Krisztina Sághy
A series of art events to arrive in Prague: SUMO
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A series of art events to arrive in Prague: SUMO

SUMO Prague is a meeting place for international galleries, artists, curators, collectors, and art journalists in the Czech capital. Now in its third edition, the event will be open from the 1st of September to the 14th of October this year. The event, which will showcase current trends in contemporary
Hundreds of artworks available at great prices in two Budapest galleries
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Hundreds of artworks available at great prices in two Budapest galleries

Between September 1 and 23, the Virág Judit Gallery and the Bodó Gallery and Auction House will be hosting an unusual exhibition and fair. More than 600 works by painter and graphic artist Miklós Németh will be on sale, giving visitors the chance to decorate their walls with contemporary paintings
“Capturing the world’s vibrations”—Our interview with the artist and the curator exhibiting at the Hungarian pavilion at the 59th Venice Biennale
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“Capturing the world’s vibrations”—Our interview with the artist and the curator exhibiting at the Hungarian pavilion at the 59th Venice Biennale

The professional duo of artist Zsófia Keresztes and curator Mónika Zsikla is energetic, friendly and very competent. With their exhibition titled “After Dreams: I Dare to Defy the Damage”, they became the first female artist-curator duo to attend and show in the Hungarian pavilion of Venice Biennale*. The statues covered
Accessories in focus: Budapest Jewelry Week
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Accessories in focus: Budapest Jewelry Week

This is the 8th edition of the Budapest Jewelry Week (BJW), organized in collaboration with SYDA—Studio of Young Designers Association. The event will take place between 12 and 18 September 2022 and aims to promote contemporary jewelry, giving the opportunity to Hungarian and foreign artists to present their latest
This is what a well-designed contemporary art space looks like
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This is what a well-designed contemporary art space looks like

Built in 1828, the historically listed Cukrarna has been a sugar refinery, tobacco factory, textile mill, military barracks, and homeless shelter, but the Ljubljana building has also been a temporary home to many Slovenian poets and writers throughout its history. Scapelab won the international competition to renovate this special space.
“It’s an international language that everyone here speaks”: meet the Youhu generation!
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“It’s an international language that everyone here speaks”: meet the Youhu generation!

Forty-three artists, more than four hundred reproductions, over almost four hundred pages: the Youhu publication, which combines the words “young” and “Hungarian”, promotes the greatness of Hungarian visual art and puts it in an international context. As the initiators of the project say, it presents the best Hungarian artists of
Getting a first-hand experience of the uniqueness of the Renaissance at NArchitekTURA’s current exhibition
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Getting a first-hand experience of the uniqueness of the Renaissance at NArchitekTURA’s current exhibition

The great era of rebirth returns to Warsaw’s Royal Castle: the special interiors of the royal castle serve as a temporary home of Renaissance works from the Accademia Carrara Collection, including such gems as Sandro Botticelli’s “The Story of Virginia”. The works borrowed from the Bergamo collection form
Spatial music video: an unusual “origin story” of a song
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Spatial music video: an unusual “origin story” of a song

A pink stage, a text drawing strange shapes on the wall, and flickering, fluctuating magenta lights in the background: we are in one of the exhibition spaces of the MODEM Modern and Contemporary Arts Centre in Debrecen. We took a closer look at the unusual exhibition of Polarism on the
KEDDEN KÉTSZÁZ—Discounted tickets for the exhibitions of Kunsthalle
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KEDDEN KÉTSZÁZ—Discounted tickets for the exhibitions of Kunsthalle

Each exhibition of the Kunsthalle is accessible for 200 HUF from 26 July to 16 August, on Tuesdays, in the framework of the KEDDEN KÉTSZAZ initiative! The Kunsthalle’s current exhibitions: • Common Space | II National Salon of Industry and Design 2022 • Metamorphosis of Light | Exhibition of Teréz Borza • 11th Grotesque
The 11th Grotesque Triennal has opened | International Grotesque Fine Arts and Applied Arts Exhibition in the Kunsthalle
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The 11th Grotesque Triennal has opened | International Grotesque Fine Arts and Applied Arts Exhibition in the Kunsthalle

The Kapos ART Fine Art and Industrial Art Association organizes the exhibition in connection with the International Grotesque Fine Arts and Applied Arts Competition for the 11th time. In Budapest, however, the exhibition is on display for the first time, which takes place in the Kunsthalle and then in the
To experience what a musician feels when playing a piece of music: the dimensions of Creative Sound Space
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To experience what a musician feels when playing a piece of music: the dimensions of Creative Sound Space

We can discover how a keyboard instrument works, use a ball track to lay out the famous theme song from Harry Potter, paint sounds with a holoventilator, or even hear how our own name would sound if it were a tune or even get into the shoes of a conductor.