Context & Identity in Contemporary Hungarian Art

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

Meeting with Gergely László

When I was in Berlin in March, I met with Hungarian artist Gergely László, who moved there last fall. László’s project on Yad Hanna, a kibbutz in Israel founded by … Continue reading

April 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Transforms Documents into Monuments

“…history, in its traditional form, undertook to ‘memorise’ the monuments of the past, transform them into documents, and lend speech to those traces which, in themselves, are often not verbal, or which say in … Continue reading

April 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Studio Visit with Csaba Nemes

Last Friday morning April 5, I headed over Csaba Nemes’s Budapest studio after meeting the artist the week before at a lecture at the Ludwig Museum. However, even before then, … Continue reading

April 10, 2013 · 1 Comment