Context & Identity in Contemporary Hungarian Art

Reimagining the near past and constructing local identities. A Fulbright project by Linnea West (2012-13)

Who is Hungarian?

A loaded question, “Who is Hungarian? Press Start” and the pacmen chomp through the red and green blocks saying “I” and “you.”

September 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

8-bit version of Hungary

The top corner reads: Error… Development in Hungary–not found Restart the system…

September 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Creating this website

I included my original proposal in the first post, but now that I am starting to build the website I have to make some choices about specifics. I conceived of this website … Continue reading

September 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

What brought me to Hungary

People often ask me how I, an American arts and culture blogger, ended up in Budapest, Hungary for the 2012/2013 year doing a project on national identity in contemporary Hungarian … Continue reading

September 9, 2012 · Leave a comment

Grant Proposal: National Identity in the Visual Arts

Below is the original grant project I proposed and for which I was awarded a Fulbright Student grant, thus the starting point of this whole journey: National identity in Hungary … Continue reading

September 2, 2012 · 1 Comment