Call for Artists: Igor Studio Residency Program 2016

Call for Artists: Igor Studio Residency Program 2016

IGOR METROPOL is a non-profit organization located in Budapest, founded in 2011 by people from different creative sectors. Our aim is to foster the visibility of Hungarian contemporary culture abroad and to strengthen relations between local and international artists, curators, cultural workers and other art professionals. Beside organising on-off projects...
About Igor Studio

About Igor Studio

Studio at the Igor Metropol HQ available!   Apply for a studio at Igor Metropol, if you have a long-planned project, but so far an adequate space, or a proper time-frame for its implementation were missing. The Igor Metropol Studio is 80 square meter big, and located on the 4th...
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Presentations at the Igor Metropol Studios: Gábor Ősz and Péter Puklus

Presentations at the Igor Metropol Studios: Gábor Ősz and Péter Puklus

Igor Metropol Cultural Association and the Lumen Photography Foundation cordially invite you to two events at one location: The project presentation “Ontology-Tautology – What does the image want?” by Gábor Ősz and the presentation of the books, “Handbook to the Stars” and “One and a half metres” by Péter Puklus Location: Igor Metropol Studios, Budapest...
About BLITZ VISIT, 2012, Berlin

About BLITZ VISIT, 2012, Berlin

BLITZ VISIT – Group Exhibition Participating artists: Gábor Buda /// Dóra Csala /// Barbara Follárd /// Dániel Horváth /// András Király /// Dóra Palatinus /// Péter Puklus /// Oliver Schmidt Program: Thursday, April 26, 6 – 22 pm: Opening Saturday, April 28, 7 – 8 pm: Csaba Nemes Video Screening Exhibit open from April 27th...
Call for Video Artists: Facade Video Festival, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Call for Video Artists: Facade Video Festival, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

DEADLINE: APRIL 30, 2013 GUIDELINES Media and video artists from all over the world are invited to send videos for the fourthly edition of Facade Video Festival that will be held in Plovdiv between 11 and 15 September 2013. Facade Video Festival is an annual video art exhibition where videos are projected onto the walls of...
Interview: Zita Sárvári, TRAPÉZ

Interview: Zita Sárvári, TRAPÉZ

On Tuesday, December 11th, “TRAPÉZ”, a new space for contemporary art opened in Budapest! Their first show is a solo exhibit with Budapest based photographer Peter Puklus, who is working in one of the Igor Metropol HQ studios. We asked Zita Sárvári, one of the initiators of TRAPÉZ and former curator at Virág Judith Gallery,...
At Wang's

At Wang’s

Exhibition opening at the Ex-Chinese restaurant at Budapest 1114, Bartók Béla út 29. Opening times: 5th – 19th November, 16.00-19.00 Participating artist: Mike Ainsworth, József Sós, Dia Zékány, Aubrey Ramage Lay, Davor Paponja, Laura Arena, Esztella Levko, Gábor Erlich, Judit Kis, Bence György Pálinkás, Virág Bogyó (PR Csoport), Csilla Hódi (PR Csoport) A workshop led...
Photo documentation - SRIAT: Discussion

Photo documentation – SRIAT: Discussion

“An Appeal for an Alternative” Wednesday, October 24th, 6.30 p.m., Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art (Library), Budapest 1095, Komor Marcell u. 1. Participants: Miklós Erhardt (Vienna/Budapest), Lilla Khoór (Budapest), Thomas Kilpper (Berlin), János Sugár (Budapest) Moderated by: Szilvia Nagy (Budapest) Photos by Máté Bartha
“An Appeal for an Alternative”

“An Appeal for an Alternative”

+++ Magyarul +++ Wednesday, October 24th, 6.30 p.m. Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art (Library), Budapest 1095, Komor Marcell u. 1. Participants: Miklós Erhardt (Vienna/Budapest), Lilla Khoór (Budapest), Thomas Kilpper (Berlin), János Sugár (Budapest) Moderated by: Szilvia Nagy (Budapest) The title of the roundtable discussion is inspired by Beuys’ idea that art should assume...
Close-Up: Tamás Szabó

Close-Up: Tamás Szabó

Tamás Szabó (Tonyó) is best known for being the front-man of The Moog, one of the very few Hungarian bands that did invest significant amount of energy to establish a presence abroad in the last years and have something to show for it. Even more admirable is the fact that they primarily did this not...
SRIAT: Social Responsibility In Art Today

SRIAT: Social Responsibility In Art Today

The project SRIAT: Social Responsibility in Art Today was organized by Igor Metropol Association in collaboration with the Intermedia, the Art Theory and Curatorial Studies Departments and TransPraxis – International Center for Art and Theory, of the Hungarian University of Fine Arts in Budapest. Due to the current political situation in Hungary, the topic of...
Call for participants!   “SRIAT: Social Responsibility In Art Today!”

Call for participants! “SRIAT: Social Responsibility In Art Today!”

“SRIAT: Social Responsibility In Art Today!” Workshop and Exhibition in Budapest, Hungary Workshop: October 24th – November 5th, 2012. Exhibition Opening: November 5th Location: Budapest, Bartók Béla út 29.
Košice CALLING!

Košice CALLING!

Our friends and colleagues from K.A.I.R. (Košice Artist in Residence) opened a call for 2013! The residency was established in 2010 – and there hasn’t been Hungarian artist yet!?! Take the opportunity and apply until August 20th!  Host organisation Košice 2013 – European Capital of Culture (www.kosice2013.sk)  Košice During the last centuries, the whole region...
Photo Documentation: BLITZ VISIT, Berlin, 2012

Photo Documentation: BLITZ VISIT, Berlin, 2012

More Information about the exhibition here. Some impressions of our BLITZ VISIT in Berlin: