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Istvan Csakany  1978, RO

(István Csákány)
Rank (2014): 3706 

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Hungary 13
Germany 6
Czech Republic 2
Poland 2
Austria 2

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  Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Hungary 3
  Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Hungary 2

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1978 Born in Sepsiszentgyörgy (RO)

1999 - 2006 Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest, Dóra Maurer class

2006 project leader of „Space definitions” workshop, Public building department, University of Technology and Economics, Budapest (H)

2007 3-month Artist-in-residence at Stanica Zilina-Zariecie, Zilina, (SK)

2009 3-month Artist-in-residence at Meetfactory, Prague, (CZ)

2010 Artist-in-residence at AtelierFrankfurt, Frankfurt (D)

Scholarship 2004 Erasmus grant, Academy of Fine Arts Macerata (I)

Awards 2008 Prize for Best Young Artist 2007, from Studio of Young Artists Association

2009 nomination for "Aviva Art Award 2009"

2010 AICA-(Association Internacionale des Critiques d'Arts)-prize for Bernsteinzimmer exhibited in Sience of Imagination in Ludwig Museum- Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest

2010 Winner of BREUER IN PÉCS / BACK and FORTH - public art competition in memory of Marcel Breuer

Lives and works in Budapest (HU)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 29  Please report missing Information

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  ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary ArtInvisible Violence - ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz Send message


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   István Csákány – Working Title - Studio Gallery - Studio of Young Artisits Association, Budapest


to top Group shows   27

   Invisible Violence - Museum of Contemporary Art Belgrade, Belgrade
   Beating around the Bush Episode #1 - Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht

   Conceptualism today - Paksi Képtár, Paks

   Air Ungarn 2011-2012 - Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna
   14 x 14 – Vermessung des Donauraumes.Positionen aktueller Kunst - KOG - Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg
   The Hero, the Heroine and the Author. - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest
Description and image Galeria Plan BHaunting Monumentality - Galeria Plan B, Berlin Send message
   Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel

   Utracone Historie - Trzecia Odsłona Projektu Galicja. Topografie Mitu - BWA Sokol Gallery of Contemorary Art, Nowy Sacz

   donumenta 2010 - Städtischen Galerie Leerer Beutel, Regensburg
   EASTgoesEast - Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow
   joy and disaster - notes on the economy - Künstlerhaus Wien, Vienna
   EATSgoesEast - Outpost, Norwich
   Over the Counter - Economy in Post-Socialist Art - Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest
Description  Unmistakable Sentences - The Collection Revisited - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest
   The Science of Imagination - Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest
   szimpla dupla - Künstlerhaus Dortmund, Dortmund
   Szörényi Beatrix és Csákány István - Budapest Galéria, Budapest

Description  Aviva Award - Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest
   Wednesday Meatloaf Day - MeetFactory Gallery, Prague
Description and image  VacuumNoise - Trafo House of Contemporary Art, Budapest

   Exhibition Of The 2007 Studio Prize-Winners - Studio Gallery - Studio of Young Artists Association, Budapest
   The Mechanics of the Canvas - Ernst Museum Budapest, Budapest
Description  50 - Studio Gallery - Studio of Young Artists Association, Budapest

   Dear Painter! Paint for me, with heart and mind... - Trafo House of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Description and image  István Csákány und Birgit Szepanski - Lieber István, Kedves Birgit - Friedman Galerie und Projekt, Berlin
Description  Prague Biennale 3 - Prague Biennale, Prague


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 Ludwig Museum - Museum of Contemporary Art - Budapest, Budapest


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Last update: 22 June 2014
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