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Peter Puklus

Peter Puklus

Photographer

Peter Puklus was born in 1980. [more show="Show More Info…" hide="Hide More Info…"]

selected exhibitions

2012
  • Jedentag, Robert Morat Gallery, Hamburg, Germany (group)
2011
  • Handbook to the Stars, Lumen Gallery, Budapest, Hungary (solo)
  • 4. Fotobook Festival, nomination for Dummy Award, Kassel, Germany (group)
  • Speaks for Itself, Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest, Hungary (group)
2010
  • Jahresgaben, Kustverein Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany (group)
  • Photographie Hongoise Contemporaine, Institut Hongrois de Paris, Paris, France (group)
  • Private Landscape - Junge Fotografie aus Ungarn, Kunstverein, Düsseldorf, Germany (group)
  • Private Landscape - Junge Fotografie aus Ungarn, Stadthausgaleire, Münster, Germany (group)
  • Relations - Who? Whom? With what? City Gallery - Deák Collection, Székesfehérvár, Hungary (group)
  • Best Before End, Inda Gallery, Budapest, Hungary (group)
  • Lab East, ewz.selection, Zürich, Switzerland (group)
  • Budapest Eden, Photoport Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia (solo)
  • Art Fanatics, Contemporary Art Collections, Kozma-kArton Collection, Kunsthalle, Budapest, Hungary (group)
2009
  • Young Hungarian Photography, Central European House of Photography, Bratislava, Slovakia (group)
  • Renaissance Photography Prize, The Music Room, London, UK (group)
  • Regardez-moi - I'm back ! Gallery Immanence, Paris, France (group)
  • Fotofestiwal, 8th International Festival of Photography, Lodz, Poland (group)
2008
  • Intimacy - No Title, SEDF, Bratislava, Slovakia (solo)
  • Woman Drawn with Light, G13 Art Gallery, Budapest, Hungary (group) catalogue
2007
  • Gallery for Wintertime, Zak Gallery, Berlin, Germany (group)
  • First Photography Biennal, Dunaújváros, Hungary (group)
2006
  • International Photo Month, Krakow, Poland (group)
 

publications

monographs

2012
  • One and a half meter, published by Kehrer Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany ISBN: 978-3-86828-279-5
  • Handbook to the Stars, published by Stokovec in cooperation with Lumen Gallery, ISBN: 978-80-89587-00-1
2011 Dummy for 'Intimacy - No Title', 3 copies

other publications

2012
  • No Thoughts Zine - Seven
  • Blood of The Young Zine - Friend Zone
2011
  • Subjective Atlas of Hungary Budapest, Kitchen Budapest, HVG Könyvek, ISBN 978-963-304-058-4
2010
  • Lab East, 30 photographic positions from Central- and Eastern Europe, blurb
  • Waterfall magazine, Pocket
  • Lumen Book III, Photolumen Foundation, Budapest
  • Relations - Who? Whom? With what? City Gallery - Deák Collection, Székesfehérvár, Hungary ISBN 978-963-06-9659-3
2009
  • The Room #10, Budapest HU ISSN 9 771787 312006
  • Waterfall magazine, What’s Your Function In Life? ISBN 978-986-85479-0-2
  • Fotofestiwal 2009, 8th International Festival of Photography in Lodz ISBN 978-83-60794-62-3
  • Regardez-moi − I'm back!, Budapest ISBN 978-2-9533983-0-4
2008
  • The Room #08, Budapest HU ISSN 1787-3126
2007
  • Lumen Book 2, Lumen Foundation, Budapest ISBN 978-963-06-2068-0
2006
  • Present Continous II, Platán Gallery, Budapest ISBN 963 86589 5 9
  • The Room #03, Budapest HU ISSN 1787-3126 06001

awards and honors

2011
  • International Visegrad Fund, Artist-in-Residency Programme, St a nica Contemporary, Banská Štiavnicá, Slovakia
2009
  • The 2009 Sony World Photography Awards - Pro. Conceptual and Constructed category, shortlisted
  • Renaissance Photography Prize 2009, London, Category winner - First prize
  • Grand Prix, Fotofestiwal, 8th International Festival of Photography, Lodz, Poland, finalist
2007
  • First Photography Biennal, Dunaújváros, first prize
2005
  • Epson Photo Art Award, Art Cologne, best selected work
  • European Central Bank, Annual Photography Award, second prize
  • Final degree-award of the Hungarian Artists Association, best artist

studies

  • 2006—2009 DLA Studies in photography at the Doctoral School of MOME, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2005—2006 Masters in New Media, ENSCI/Les Ateliers, Paris, France
  • 2005 Graduated in photography at MOME, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2000—2005 MFA in photography at MOME, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2004 Visual Communication Dept., ESAG, École Penninghen/Académie Julien, Paris, France
 

curating

  • since 2010 Member of the curatorial board at Lumen Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2008 Students' submission for the Epson Art Photography Award (They won the Best class award of the year 2008.)
 

events and lectures

2011
  • Pecha Kucha vol. 16 Stanica Žilina-Záriečie, Slovakia
2009
  • Pecha Kucha vol. 14 Trafo, Budapest, Hungary
  • Temps d'Images, Noisiel, France
 

educating and lecturing

  • from 2007 Lecturer at Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest - Department of Photography
 

online publications + contributions

// Conscientious // The Independent Photobook // One Year of Books // tinycives // Mull It Over // clinic. // The Photography Post // I ♥ PHOTOGRAPHY // Triangle Triangle // Itchy Eyee // Holy Ghost Zine // Fraction Magazine One Picture Look // Scene Ungarn // No Culture Icons // L O Z Blog // Mossless Magazine Blog // 1000wordsmag // sittcom // Carpaccio Magazine // The Photographic Dictionary // Triangletriangle // Photeur //  

recent articles

2012
  • Robert Morat: Peter Puklus: One And A Half Meter (in German) on Album, Magazin für Fotografie 15 August 2012
  • Dominique Silvestri: Peter Puklus, One and a half meter (in German) on Die Brüder Goncourt 10 July 2012
  • Zita Csiszár: Kép a képben, tér a térben, tükör a tükörben (in Hungarian) on Magyar Hírlap Online 6 July 2012
  • Bruno Ceschel: Book du Jour: Handbook to the Stars by Peter Puklus on Self Publish Be Happy 3 July 2012
  • Jörg Colberg: Review: One and a Half Meter by Peter Puklus on Conscientious 28 June 2012
  • Larissa Leclair: Handbook to the Stars on indie Photobook Library 12 June 2012
  • Recently Recieved: Handbook to the Stars by Peter Puklus on Little Brown Miscellanea 31 May 2012
  • Jörg Colberg: Review: Handbook to the Stars by Peter Puklus on Conscientious 11 May 2012
  • Jordan Tate: Peter Puklus on i like this art 07 May 2012
  • Jörg Colberg: Presenting Handbook to the Stars by Peter Puklus on YouTube 07 May 2012
  • Hester Keijser & Jörg Colberg: Peter Puklus - Handbook to the Stars on The Independent Photobook 03 May 2012
  • Laurence Vecten: Peter Puklus, Handbook to the Stars on One Year of Books 19 April 2012
  • Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin: Things Fall Over in The Room #15 Spring/Summer 2012 p.28, ISSN: 1787-3126 12001
  • Csizmadia Alexa: Puklus Péter szerint a világ... (in Hungarian) in Fotóművészet 2012/1 p.18, ISSN: 9770532301005 12001

scholarships

  • 2006—2009 The Hungarian Government’s scholarship in doctoral studies at MOME, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2006—2006 The French Government’s postgradual academic scholarship at ENSCI / Les Atelier, Paris, France
  • 2004 Erasmus-scholarship at ESAG, École Penninghen/Académie Julien, Paris, France
  • 2003 CEEPUS-scholarship University of Technology, Faculty of Fine Arts, Brno, Czech Republic
 

residencies

  • 2011 3 month at St a nica Contemporary, Banská Štiavnicá, Slovakia
  • 2008 1 month at the Sweedish School of Art, Nykarleby, Finland
 

commissioned works / clients

prezi.com, Kitchen Budapest, The Room Magazine, BMW Magazine, S.B.G. & K. Patent and Law Offices, MOME, Hungarian Telekom [/more]

publications Artist Website

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