Marianne Gábor painter

06/06/2018

Marianne Gábor painter

"Marianne Gábor, at the age of five in 1922 – could not yet read nor write– and unexpectedly drew her father. It was not the talented work of a child but a noteworthy piece of art which rightfully deserves the first position in the life achievement catalogue. Four years later, at the age of nine, she drew a gently lyrical drawing of her mother (1926); both drawings remained in the estate. She drew relentlessly until the age of 20. She immortalized her family, relatives, and local workers doing... more »

Lajos Szalay and the Jászi Gallery

14/10/2015

Lajos Szalay and the Jászi Gallery

My own bond with the art of Lajos Szalay began with a personal experience. At the end of the 1980’s, I regularly spent summers in Szilvásvárad, where I was often invited around the neighbourhood. One of these invitations lead me to the home of a ceramist couple where I discovered screen prints by Lajos Szalay hanging on the walls. I was deeply impressed by the works and I started to inquire about the maker of these prints. Then, at fourteen years of age, I found out that the artist was living... more »

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