Faur Zsófi Gallery cordially invites you to the opening of its next exhibition:
17 December 2013 (Tuesday), 6pm
Opening speech by Zoltán Tima, Ybl-prize winner architect
Opening performance by Bence Takács, performer, presenter
The exhibition is on view until 18 January 2014.
`Boldi seems to have a single overwhelming passion, that is, stone - or, I should say, its noblest version, marble - and also its getting into shape. He collects pieces of marble and surrounds himself with them creating a separate world of stones for himself. (...) It is the Brancusian tradition that he develops further, forming a hand, a foot, a sitting nude, a head, a mother and child, or a seemingly abstract form in a mass of stone. His sculptures are always organic and start from a female form which is always present either explicitly or in a more hidden way in his works. When the sculptures are recognisable figures, their head usually sticks to their bodies closely, without neck, and they usually turn their faces upwards, towards a world beyond their everyday reality, as if longing to break away from reality or even from themselves.`
BOLDI (1970, Budapest) received his diploma from the Stone Sculpture Faculty of the Master School of the Arts at the Janus Pannonius University of Sciences in Pécs, while also completing studies at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Vienna, as well as at the Sculpture Department of the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts.
His works were presented at numerous solo and group exhibitions in Hungary and internationally. The Prima Primissima statuette (renewed this year) was designed and manufactured by Boldi. His sculptures are present in private and state collections, while one can also meet his works in public spaces on several continents.
Harmonia nobile is the first solo exhibition of BOLDI at Faur Zsófi Gallery.
On view: 20 November - 13 December 2013
"The political anatomy is coming into being while also becoming the machinery of power. It defines how to capture one’s body, not only for the sake of doing what we want from it but also to work as we want it to do so, according to a previously defined and assigned method, speed and efficiency."
Michel Foucault: Discipline and Punish >>>
Faur Zsófi Gallery at SCOPE Miami 2013
We are glad to announce that Faur Zsófi Gallery is returning to the United States after participating at SCOPE New York in March and will exhibit at SCOPE Miami in the beginning of December. >>>
Faur Zsófi Gallery is pleased to announce its participation at SWAB Barcelona art fair, taking place between 3 and 6 October, 2013.
Faur Zsófi Gallery will exhibit artworks by Adam Bota, Borbála Blahó, Viola Fátyol, Ádám Magyar, Áron Majoros and Gergely Szatmári. >>>
ON THE ROAD
group exhibition by
Zsófi BARABÁS, Borbála BLAHÓ, Gábor Arion KUDÁSZ, Áron Zsolt MAJOROS, Hajnal MIKLÓS, Gergely SZATMÁRI
The exhibition runs
from 24th of June, 2013 to 31th of July, 2013.
Summer opening hours:
Tuesday to Thursday: 14.00 - 18.00
or by appointment: +3620-212-92-29 >>>
Gergely Szatmari is an experienced Hungarian photographer. He used to be engaged with commercial, fashion, constructed images. Recently his activity turned towards the autonom long-term photographic projects. His photographic attitude is as well as a diverse one and complex regarding its implementation. His interest ranges from documentarism through narratives till conseptualism. >>>
Aron Gabor`s exhibition entitled Labyrinth of Light displays phase photos and computer-graphics produced during his 1989 on-stage performances. These works strongly interlink with the topics of his oil paintings and large works on paper created in 2012. >>>
The contemporary artist Adam Bota was born in 1975 in Linz/Austria.
He currently lives and works in Vienna/Austria. Raised by artists of Hungarian descent (his fahter is a sculptur and his mother an opera singer) - and among their circle of friends of artists/musicians/intellectuals Adam grew up exposed to a culturally diverse world, filled with appreciation for creativity, fine arts and music. >>>
ALL IS WELL - The assumption has the voice of asseveration. As in the state of orderliness there is no necessity of the verbal affirmation of the given state. Moreover, there is no necessity of any kind of affirmation. >>>
The title (of the exhibition and the series) refers literally to our unappeasable desire to the cognition of the deep of sea as well as it refers to the mental deep, as an entity, where no words are, we communicate with our bodies, the physical violence becomes our common language which is understandable for everyone.
The exhibition runs from 8th of November, 2012 to the 8th of December, 2012 >>>
Exhibition "under water" (jewellery) extended until November 4th 2012 at PANEL Contemporary (basement of Faur Zsófi Gallery)
Faur Zsófi Gallery exhibits the works of four jewellery designers and a photographer in Budapest Design Week. The artists focused on five different interpretations of water and on the circulation of nature. >>>
In many different ways, but everyone is waiting for the summer. Someone wants to go to Lake Balaton, others would like to travel abroad, maybe to the French Riviera or to the adventurous Amazonas river, and others again just want to have a little rest and take a break. Here, at the Faur Zsófi Gallery we are waiting for this summer and for YOU with our special Summer Selection exhibition. >>>
Milan Image Art Fair is the first art fair entirely dedicated to photography and video art. Arriving to its second edition with growing professional reputation, this year’s Hungarian participant is Faur Zsofi Gallery introducing two series of internationally acclaimed Arion Gábor Kudász. >>>
Transcendency is the main focus of the exhibition entitled God bless you. All featuring artists are engaged with spritual or religious issues approaching from a very personal point of view, nonethless the way of interpretation is different both visually and in point of using mediums. The exhibition showcases works that have connection with trancendency, relegion and faith itself. Using traditional Christian iconography as a starting point , the works either represent directly or symbolically the holy presence or draw attention to spiritulaity in everyday life.
Faur Zsófi – Ráday Gallery welcomes you on VIENNAFAIR on stand nr. A0708 from 12 May to 15 May 2011.
Artists represented: Borbála BLAHÓ, Bálint BORI, Bazil DULISKOVICH, László László RÉVÉSZ, Gergely SZATMÁRI >>>
For one breath…
On Duliskovich Bazil’s impulsive paintings silent tranquility reigns, which weaves his works as spider webs hiding int he corner and streched to the braking point as the specially flavored Eastern Europian motifs are just to dropp.
Faur Zsófi – Ráday Gallery opens the new 2011 year with Márton Barabás’s major exhibition at a new location. The exhibition is not only featuring the artist with a thirty-year-old career behind, but the premiere of ’Contemporary Art from Hungary’ series newest piece as well which the Ráday Gallery runs.
Guided tour with the artist: 18th January 2011, 5 p.m.