Lajos Szalay Poet of the lines

Lajos Szalay Poet of the lines Duration of the exhibition:

26/02/2009 - 26/04/2009

Openingspeech, photos, videos:

Opening speech: Dr. Bakonyi Péter / details »

Artists:

Lajos Szalay

The extraordinary personality of the graphic art, Lajos Szalay would be 100 years old this year. The Jászi Gallery has chosen works of private collections and from the artist's daughter, Klára Szalay, more than 60 works (which have not been seen by the Hungarian public yet).

The gallery wants to show respect to the artist and the anniversary with his Indian ink drawings. The exhibition which opens exactly on the date of birth of the artist wants to join several other exhibitions opening to commemorate the artist. The aim is that Szalay who lived abroad should be present more and more in Hungary by his works.

The exhibition shows works of each period of the artist, among others representative works made by him in Paris and the USA.

Opening: 26th February 2009, Thursday at 6 p.m. Opening speech: dr, Péter Bakonyi the writer of the book of interviews with Lajos Szalay. The title is: On the Palm of Eternity. Art Historian Gyögy Sümegy reads out his article about the life work of Szalay issued in Forrás in February.

The exhibition can be visited until 26th April 2009.

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  • Lajos Szalay: Angel
    Lajos Szalay
    Angel
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Angel
    Lajos Szalay
    Angel
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Nude
    Lajos Szalay
    Nude
    drawing
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  • Lajos Szalay: Nude
    Lajos Szalay
    Nude
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Amazon
    Lajos Szalay
    Amazon
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Dawn I.
    Lajos Szalay
    Dawn I.
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Hermes
    Lajos Szalay
    Hermes
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Fighting
    Lajos Szalay
    Fighting
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Centure
    Lajos Szalay
    Centure
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Leda
    Lajos Szalay
    Leda
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Concert
    Lajos Szalay
    Concert
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Pegasus
    Lajos Szalay
    Pegasus
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Artists
    Lajos Szalay
    Artists
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Pegasus
    Lajos Szalay
    Pegasus
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Sunday ride
    Lajos Szalay
    Sunday ride
    ink on paper
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  • Lajos Szalay: Lovers
    Lajos Szalay
    Lovers
    drawing
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