Ten emerging international curators, part of BLOCKFREI‘s annual curators-in-residence program Curators’ Agenda, visited viennacontemporary. Here’s what impressed them the most.
Take a peek into the Hungarian capital’s thriving art scene on the weekend of Septmeber 9-11. Here’s which events and exhibitions you should experience at the third edition of Gallery Weekend Budapest.
viennacontemporary is the largest art fair in the region, offering the highest concentration of Eastern European galleries worldwide. Exhibitors from the Baltics to the Balkan will showcase their local talents as well as internationally renowned artist.
Two of the most prominent solo exhibition spaces for contemporary art in Hungary: Ernst Museum in Pest and Kiscelli Museum in Buda. One of them is currently presenting its last-ever exhibition and the other has been in the focus of interest because of censorship issues. The two exhibitors, Eszter Csurka and Kriszta Nagy x-T, are …
Once, when I spoke with Francesca von Habsburg about the current Hungarian art scene, she highlighted Blood Mountain as one of the most exciting initiatives. I met Jade Niklai, founder and director of the Budapest-based independent, non-profit organization. She gave insights into Blood Mountain’s history, current activities, and future plans – which also involve Vienna.
International video art competition Theme: Happiness Deadline: September 15, 2013 To participate Send applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
“When it comes to collecting, international recognition is highly valued.” What potential does the Hungarian contemporary art scene have? Definitely a great one, according to Annamária Molnár, the young and energetic owner of Ani Molnár Gallery and President of the Association of Hungarian Contemporary Art Galleries – a lately renewed initiative that combines local forces …