ARTIST PROFILE

Tünde Újszászi

  • Hungary (b. 1987 in Szentes)
  • Currently in Hungary.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010

  • Body-Objects, Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

  • Celeste Prize, Oxo Tower, London, United Kingdom.
  • Contextile 2016, Palacio Centro Cultural Vila Flor, Guimarães, Portugal.
  • ArtPlacc, Tihany, Hungary.
  • Essenceless, Mono Art & Design Gallery, Budapest, Hungary.
  • The starting lineup, Karinthy Saloon, Budapest, Hungary.

2015

  • Refuge, Flux Gallery, Kepesita Collection, Budapest, Hungary.
  • Design Week, Nádor Gallery, Pécs, Hungary.
  • FISE Textile, Bartók32 Gallery, Budapest, Hungary.

2014

  • YICCA 2014, Synergia Foundation, Innovation Lab, Lugano, Switzerland.
  • Tribute to Jiří Kolář, Egon Schiele Art Centrum, Český Krumlov, Czech Republic.
  • Moholy - Kozma Grant Holders, Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest, Hungary.

2013

  • Textile+, Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest, Hungary.
  • EXIT, Gallery of FISE, Budapest, Hungary.
  • Handwerk & Design, Internationale Handwerksmesse IHM, München, Germany.

2012

  • FISE 30, Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest, Hungary.
  • BKV Prize 2012, Galerie für Angewandte Kunst, München, Germany.
  • Moholy-Kozma Grant Holders, Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest, Hungary.

2010

  • Continual moment, Sokszem Art Foundation, Budapest, Hungary.

2009

  • RYIJY?, RUG?, RYA?, Cabel Factory, Helsinki, Finland.

PROGRAMS

2016

  • Textile Diploma, Professional Jury Member, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest, Hungary.

LOCATION

  • Born 1987 in Szentes, Hungary.

EDUCATION

  • 2011 - 2013
    Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design (MOME), Budapest, Hungary
    Design-and Visual Art Teacher MA in
  • 2009 - 2009
    Erasmus scholarship: Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
    Textile Art Department in (Raija Jokinen)
  • 2005 - 2010
    Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design (MOME), Budapest, Hungary
    Textile Artist Designer in (Hedvig Harmati)

AWARDS & GRANTS

  • 2014
    'YICCA 2014’ International Contest of Contempary Art, 2. prize, Artwork: Delta
    Synergia Foundation, Lugano Innovation Lab, Lugano, Switzerland
  • 2014
    'LICC’, Shortlist award, Artwork: The Object
    London International Creative Competition, London, United Kingdom
  • 2012
    ‘BKV Prize’, Commendation, Artwork: The Object
    Bayerisher Kunstgewerbe - Verein e. V., München, Germany

RESIDENCIES

  • 2014
    'A TRIBUTE TO JIŘÍ KOLÁŘ', Egon Schiele Art Centrum, Visegrad4 Symposium, Český Krumlov, Czech Republic

MEMBERSHIPS

  • 2010 - Present
    Studio of Young Designers, Budapest, Hungary