Free Worlds : Metaphors and Realities in Contemporary Hungarian Art / Beyond Borders : Hungarian Video Art from the Late 1980s

Nasgaard, Roald and Hargittay, Clara and Hegyi, Lorand and Néray, Katalin and Beke, Laszlo and Czegledy, Nina and Peternak, Miklos and Bachman, Gabor and Birkas, Akos and Bukta, Imre and Fehér, Laszlo and Kazovszkij, El and Pinczettelyi, Sandor and Soos, Tamas. Free Worlds : Metaphors and Realities in Contemporary Hungarian Art / Beyond Borders : Hungarian Video Art from the Late 1980s. Toronto, Ont.: Art Gallery of Ontario/Musée des beaux-arts de l'Ontario, 1991.

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Abstract (English)

The authors discuss the role of the avant-garde in Hungary and present the work of 7 artists and 15 videomakers, contextualizing their production both historically and politically. Includes an essay on Erdély's experimental film and photography, a discussion on video art in Hungary, and notes on the videotapes. Artists' statements. Biographical notes. Circa 185 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Nasgaard, Roald (Curator); Nasgaard, Roald (Author); Hargittay, Clara (Curator); Hargittay, Clara (Author); Hegyi, Lorand (Author); Néray, Katalin (Author); Beke, Laszlo (Author); Czegledy, Nina (Curator); Czegledy, Nina (Author); Peternak, Miklos (Artist); Peternak, Miklos (Author); Bachman, Gabor (Artist); Bachman, Gabor (Author); Birkas, Akos (Artist); Birkas, Akos (Author); Bukta, Imre (Artist); Bukta, Imre (Author); Fehér, Laszlo (Artist); Fehér, Laszlo (Author); Kazovszkij, El (Artist); Kazovszkij, El (Author); Pinczettelyi, Sandor (Artist); Pinczettelyi, Sandor (Author); Soos, Tamas (Artist); Soos, Tamas (Author); Rothman, Eva (Compiler); Reichman, Albert (Prefacer); Sarlos, Andrew (Prefacer)
Dossier: 351 - ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO / MUSÉE DES BEAUX-ARTS DE L'ONTARIO (Toronto)
Collation: 147 p. : 71 ill. (18 col.) ; 29 x 21 cm + insert (15 p. : 10 ill.)
ISBN: 1895235006|1895235022
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Toronto, Ont.: Art Gallery of Ontario/Musée des beaux-arts de l'Ontario
Artists: Erdely, Miklos; Bachman, Gabor; Birkas, Akos; Bukta, Imre; Feher, Laszlo; Kazovszkij, El; Pinczehelyi, Sandor; Soos, Tamas; Bonta, Zoltan; Forgcs, Peter; Gabor, Aron; Hegedus, Agnes; Kiss, Laszlo; Komoroczky, Tamas; Nemes, Csaba; Olescher, Tamas; Pasztor, Erika; Peternak, Miklos; Revesz, L. Laszlo; Sugar, Janos; Szirtes, Janos; Szucs, Attila; Veress, Zsolt
Critics / Curators / Historians: Nasgaard, Roald; Hargittay, Clara; Czegledy, Nina
Art Organizations: Art Gallery Of Ontario
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by the Art Gallery of Ontario (Toronto) in collaboration with the Mucsarnok (Palace of Exhibitions, Budapest) and the Hungarian Festival of Arts (Toronto). - Itinerary: Oct. 1991 - Mar. 1993, Art Gallery of Ontario (Toronto) ; Art Gallery of Windsor ; Oklahoma City Art Museum ; Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal ; Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (Halifax).
Keywords: ART AND SOCIETY; ART HISTORY; VIDEO; HUNGARY
Notes:

Part of this publication has been translated into French in a booklet published by the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal under the title: "Champs libres : Réalités et métaphores dans l'art hongrois contemporain" (1992; ISBN 2550266765).

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Date Deposited: 22 Sep 1992
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:37
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4382
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