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Johanna KOVÁCS

Johanna Kovács,

Picture taken in 1993

Academics:

1979          Institute of Applied Arts, Budapest, Typography and Book Design, masters: Haimann, Gy., Kas, J.

1976     University of Fine Arts Grigorescu, Bucharest , Art of Graphics, masters: Kazár, V., State, I.   

Selected one man  shows ( a few out of more than 50 in Hungary and abroad)

 

Studies

 

My first: Bucharest

1972

Ciehanowiecz, Poland

1979

Stúdio Galery, Budapest

1980

Rome , Italy

1982

DOTE Galery, Debrecen,

1984,

Berlin, Germany

1984

Jerualem, Theater, Jerusalem, Israel

1988

Paris, France

1985

Chagall Galery, Budapest

1989

Jerusalem, Haifa, Israel

1988

Csók Galery Budapest

1993

Salzburg, Austria

1990

Arkád Galery, Budapest

1994

Boston, USA

1992

Bálint Jewish Community House, Budapest

2000

Weimar, Germany

1993

Symbol Gallery,

2002-

Falun, Sweden

2003

Art-9, Budapest

2016

Töreki, Hungary

2004-

BMKK, Százhalombatta

2017

Érd Art compound

2010-

 

Appearances in group:                  Regular participant in: Summer Exhibitions Szeged, Autumn Exhibitions Hódmezővásárhely, Salgótarján Spring and Drawings Exhibitions, Debrecen Summer Exhibition, Exhibitions of Association of Artists of Paper, Exhibitions of Association of Graphic Artists, Exhibitions of Association of Painters, Graphic Exhibitions of Pest County, Contemporary Monstre-s of Association of Artists in Hungary, etc.

Matter of curiosity: Gave birth to idea and contributed to organizing the International Kovács Exhibition, Szombathely

Collective exhibitions traveled abroad: Seoul, Korea, Jerusalem, Israel, Weimar, Schwedt, Berlin, Germany, Krakow, Wroclaw, Warsaw, Ciehanowiec Poland, USA, Helsinki, Turku, and other cities in Finnland, Bern, Swiss, Travelling exhibition in Belgium, Bucharest and Cluj Romania, Verona, Italy

grants and awards:   1977-Tök;  1986-Szentendre; 1987-Vác; Best exhibition of the year: 1976-Bukarest; Award of Young Artists Association: 1979; Derkovits Scholarship: 1979; Best Illustration of the Year 1997, Romania, Study grants of Assoc. of Hungarian Artists. 2001- Scheiber Sándor Díj, 2015- Grand Honour of Art of Érd, 2016: Award for education of Art of Budapest.

membership in associations:     National Association of Hungarian Artists (1978); Association of Hungarian Graphic Artists (1985 ; Group Ájin (1990-1995); Association of Artists of paper, Association of Illustrators and Association of Book Artists, Association of Hungarian Painters

Artworks in public collections:   Holocaust Museum, Washington (inaugural present of Göntz Árpád, president of Hungary); National Museum, Budapest;   Modern Hungarian Collection Pécs;  Déry Museum Debrecen;  Kaposvári Museum; Ferenczy  Museum, Szentendre;   Ciehanowiec   Museum, Poland; Collection Schuppich, Bécs, Austria; Suhl Museum, Schwedt,  Autonom Cultur Center, Weimar, Germany; in public: Százhalombatta Community Center pictograms and information system

In private collections:      Romania, Hungary, Germany, Canada, USA, France, Israel, Norge  Finnland, Swiss, UK, Austria;

Publications:                   Romania:  Contemporanul, 1976, Romania Libera, 1993; Hét 1989-2000;  Hungary: Müvészet:1988,1985; Népszabadság: 1982, 1983, 1986; Népszava: 1979, Új Tükör: 1979; Rakéta 1979, 1981; Hajdú-Bihar County Napló: 1981, 1984, 1988, 1990, 1992, Szombat: 1991, Dél-Kelet Magyarország: 1981, Pest County Hírlap: 1977, 1979, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990, Hitel: 1991, Erdélyi Magyarság: 1991, Élet és Irodalom, 1979-1998; Diplomata 1999; Italy: Arena, Verona-1981; Israel: Jerusalem Post, Haarec, Maariv, 1988; Broadcasted:  Free Europa Radio;1988,  Hungarian Radio  1989, 1990,1995; ZDF 1991,1993, Erzsébet TV 1997,1999, Dictionary of Contemporary Hungarian Artists, Budapest, 2000, Pogány, Don: Sign collection of artists in auctions, Budapest, 2001, Pax TV, Budapest, 2006, and many others including my own catalgue with introduction of Dr. A. Kovács, ISBN: 978-963-06-6123-2, 2008

Prints in print:       Szilágy Domokos: Naptár, Iparmûvésztei Főiskola, 1979; Joyce Carol Oates: Norman és a gyilkos, Európa,1980;F. Scott Fitzgerald: Az éj szelíd trónján, Európa,1981;Csiki László: Titkos fegyverek, Magvetö, 1987; Bodor Pál: Az olvasás ihlete, Magvető,1988; Bodor Pál: Haldoklás anyanyelven, Magvető,1986;Csiki László:Adalék, Pesti Szalon,1992, Posner, Z.I.: Zsidó gondolkodásmód, Chabad Lubavics, Budapest, 1992,  The end of Czechoslovakia, CEU Press, 1995., Szájról-szájra, magyar jiddis szógyüjtemény, Chabad Lubavics, Budapest, 1995, Zsidó Népmesék, 1999, Chabad Lubavics, Budapest, Csiki László: A kert, a ház ,1996, Kovács J, A. Voinea: Clepsirea cu bolovani, Editura Hasefer,1999

private:   Born in I951, Romania, married, our talented son, Dániel Dávid was born in 1981