The animation and new media artist Tamás Waliczky has been announced by the Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art in Budapest to represent Hungary during 58th International Art Exhibition, 2019 Venice Biennale. The Hungarian pavilion exhibition, under the curatorship of Zsuzsanna Szegedy-Maszák, will be titled “Cameras – Imaginary Cameras and Other Optical Devices” and will include fictional movie and photographic cameras and projectors, conceived by the artist in 2016.
Born in Budapest, Waliczky uses different media like painting, illustration, photography, and digital art, to question how we see the world. His work has been featured in international exhibitions such as the Biennale de Lyon and the Biennial of Seville and can be found in the permanent collections of the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the Kunstmuseum Bonn in Germany, and the Ludwig Museum in Budapest.
58th International Art Exhibition, Venice Biennale 2019
May 11 – November 24, 2018
- Pavilion of Hungary, Artist Tamás Waliczky and curator Zsuzsanna Szegedy-Maszák © Ludwig Múzeum