Context & Identity in Contemporary Hungarian Art

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

Possibly About to Come?

Recently I had the chance to hear curator Lene Ter Haar present “Possibly About To Come: A 90-minute exhibition between visual silence and rehearsing revolution” at the Ludwig Museum. The … Continue reading

March 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

A Gendered Division of Artistic Labor?

Interestingly, as I look back over my work from the past months here in Budapest and I plan my last artist meetings, I find that I have only met with … Continue reading

March 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

No art without consequences

“The subject of my work is the language of politics, i.e. its reflection of everyday life. […] The question is how to manipulate that which manipulates you so obviously, so … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Studio Visit with Kamen Stoyanov

On a visit to Vienna, I had the chance to meet with Kamen Stoyanov, a Bulgarian artist who lives there. I originally met the artist in Budapest where he had … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · Leave a comment