Pál

pal@perimedialab.hu
www.perimedialab.hu

education:
1993-95 Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest (Post-graduate diploma)
1996 École Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Marseille (Post-graduate diploma)
1999/2000 research year at Kunsthochschule Berlin
2005-2008 DLA-Doctoral Program at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts, Budapest
2009 Doctorate in Media Art at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts, Budapest

selected awards:
1995 Pannon Color Foundation Price, Hungary
1997 EMARE-residency, Hull-Time Based Arts, Great Britain
1999 Bethanien Künstlerhaus (residency scholarship), Berlin
1999 Derkovits Gyula Scholarship, Hungary
2000 Studio Price 2000, Hungary
2003 Eötvös Fellowship of the Hungarian Scholarship Board (for studytrip to Antwerp, Belgium)
2008 Winner of the Projections on Lake Competition, Pasadena (USA)
2009 Tranzit Residency Scholarship, MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria
2010 Alte Schmiede residency, Vienna

selected solo exhibitions and projects:
1995 Microcosm, FMK Gallery, Budapest
1996 Z(w)eitgeist,Stúdió Gallery Budapest (with Gábor Németh)
1997 I'm home when I'm not, EICH Gallery Hull, England
1997 Gutenberg Commemorative Project, Gutenberg Museum Press, Mainz, Germany
1998 Eine Mark mit Ihrem Portrait macht 5 Mark (happening) Klosterfest Cismar 98, Germany
1999 Occidente Lux Installation, Milkstation-Plüschow, Germany
2000 Found Picture, Stúdió Gallery Budapest
2001 Galerie 52, Berlin, Germany
2002 Antwerpen Reprojections, Óbudai Társaskör Galéria, Budapest
2003 Kampl Gallery (with Hannah Dougherty),  Berlin, Germany
2004 Empire in Different Colours, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
2007 Launch of the Perimedia Online Project and Peripublic, a daily online peripublication
2007 The Diós-Mákos Effect, B5 Studio, Marosvásárhely
2008 Launch of the Perichronic, another daily online publication
2009 Launch of the Periprojection, an online publication
2010 Air Parade and Fire Works, video retrospective, Pixel Gallery, Budapest
2010 Launch of Fenesztra, Perimedia’s online critical organ of domestic affairs, Budapest

selected group exhibitions:
1995
Cross-Roads, London and other towns, GB
Studio Annual Exhibition, Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Young Artists Club, Budapest, Hungary
Balatoni Múzeum, Keszthely, Hungary
Vigadó Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
1996
The Least, Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Marseille-Budapest, Gallery of Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille, France
1997
The Hidden, Ernst Museum Budapest, Hungary
1998
Obserwatorium, Zamek Ujazdowszky, Varsow, Poland
Aritmia, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Dunaújváros, Hungary
Ornamentika, Kunsthalle Szombathely, Hungary
Try again later, Gasworks Gallery, London
1999
Remix, Pécsi Galéria, Pécs, Hungary
Derkovits Scholarschip Exhibition, Barcsay Hall, Budapest, Hungary
Mondsüchtig, Graz, Austria
Brandenburgishe Kunsttage, Internationales Kunstforum Drewen, Germany
2000
Derkovits Exhibition, Ernst Museum Budapest, Hungary
New Topics. Positionen ungarischer Kunst der 90-er Jahre, Kunsverein Neuhausen, Germany
Oh 2000, Budapest Galéria, Budapest, Hungary
KHB-Concordia, Berlin, Germany
Gallery by Night 2000 (with Gábor Erdélyi), Studio Gallery Budapest, Hungary
The 90-s (II) – Hungarian Contemporary Art, City Museum, Gyôr, Hungary
2001
Dokumentum 5, Mai Manó House, Budapest, Hungary
Liquor. Exhibition of work by British, Austrian and Hungarian artists, Trafó House of Contemporary Arts, Budapest, Hungary
Exhibition of Mamû Society, Mûvészetmalom, Szentendre, Hungary
Léger Différé, CRAC, Sète, France
Vacation in Rome, Hungarian Academy, Rome, Italy
2002
Derkovits Scholarship holders Exhibition, Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary
Vision, Kunsthalle, Budapest, Hungary
Building Bridges,  Objet d‘Heart Gallery, Maryland (Washington), USA
2003
IN OUT, International Festival of the Digital Image 2003, Prague, Czeck Republic
HOT: HISK on Tour, Tour et Taxis, Bruxelles, Belgium
De Een Minuten Nu, Nederlands Instituut voor Mediakunst Montevideo, Amsterdam, Holland
2004
After Hours, HISK, Antwerp, Belgium
Budapest Errances, Centre Carosse, Paris, France
Still Life, Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2005
Hungarian Digital Print Exhibition, Millenaris Exhibition Hall, Budapest, Hungary
Viennafair, Vienna
Intro Fetival, Kunsthalle, Budapest, Hungary
2006
Points of View, SKUC Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Leere x Vision, Marta Herford Museum, Herford, Germany
Utopia Photography Exhibition, Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, USA
Locally Believed, Galerie Bergstüb'l, Berlin, Germany
Performance and Intermedia Festival, Szczecin, Poland
Lineart, Gent, Belgium
Lost and Found, Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany
2007
Hírtelen, Dorottya Galllery, Budapest
Lost and Found, MODEM, Debrecen
I Don’t Need Power, I Have Too Much, ACUD Gallery Berlin, Germany
Art Forum Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Preview Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1m². (Hungarian Contemporary Photography 2007), Hattyúház Gallery, Pécs, Hungary
Ottobre. Uscita, Desiderio e Memoria, Galleria Artra, Milano, Italy
The Collection in Focus, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2008
Time Print 08, Hungarian Cultural Institute, Bruxelles, Belgium
Unsellables from Budapest, Reaktor, Budapest
What’s up?, Kunsthalle Budapest, Hungary
Illusion of space, Nitra Gallery, Slovakia
Artelibro Festival, Bologna, Italy
Hollywould, Freewaves Festival, Los Angeles, USA
Projections on Lake, Pasadena, USA
Europa Neurotisch, Petersburg Project Space, Amsterdam, Holland
2009
Another Time, Another Place. Hungarian Video Artists, Catzen Art Center, Washington DC, USA
Processes, Videospace, Budapest
Temporary Videospace Pécs, Király street 27., Temporary City, Public Art Labs, Pécs, Hungary
Almost Nothing, Király street 42., Temporary City, Public Art Labs, Pécs, Hungary
Instable, Nemart Gallery, Pécs, Hungary
Europa Neurotisch, Petersburg Project Space/Bar Europa, Amsterdam, Holland
Videomedeja, Museum of Contemporary Art of Vojvodina, Serbia
2010
KunstVlaai 2010, Amsterdam, Holland
Cockcroaches (performance), Platán Gallery, Budapest
Violenza Invisibile, Festarte, Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Roma, Italy
Liberation Formula,Donumenta (Video compillation) Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg, Germany
Festarte Video Festival, Torre Maggiore di Villa San Rufolo, Ravello Lab, Ravello, Italy
Hungarian Hobbies, Contemporary videos, Artists with Atitudes, Overtoom 301, Amsterdam
2011
Social Bazar (a project initiated by Péter Szabó), Stúdió Galéria, Budapest
FestArte, Video Art Festival, III International Competition, Foyer Teatro delle Muse, Ancona, Italy
Violenza Invisibile, Finaliste del concorso FestArte, La Triennale di Milano, Design Museum, Milan, Italy
There must be an exit, Media art works from Hungary at Art Stays 9, Ptuj, Slovenia
Eye-wash, B5 Studio, Marosvásárhely, Romania
Szentendre a Gödörben 2, Gödör, Budapest, Hungary
2012
World Models, Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
Mágia(r) kocka, The Hungarian Magic Cube Video-Art Exhibition,  Kibbutzim College of Education,  Tel Aviv,
Israel
2013
Mass Insurance, Akvárium Gallery, Budapest
Conceptualism Today, Art Gallery, Paks, Hungary
Experiments with the Magyars, Hungarian Cultural Center, New Delhi, India
Still. Photography in the Museum, MODEM, Museum of Modern Art, Debrecen, Hungary
Térviszony, AQB, Art Quarter, Budapest
Patron, FKSE, Budapest
Outer Space. Contemporary Art in Front of Műcsarnok, http://www.kivultagas.hu/

video screenings (participations):
2000 Mousonturm, Saal Experimentalfilme und videos Frankfurt, Germany
2001 Video-Party Budapest, De Fabriek, Eindhoven, Holland
2002 "Snitt",video selection, Dorottya Gallery tent, Open Art Section,
         Island-Festival, Budapest, Hungary
2004 Anxiety of Influence, Kinokunst Museum, Bern, Switzerland
2005 :59 Second Film/Video Festival, New York, USA
2005 C of the WIlling, Rio Cinema, London, UK
2005 59 Seconds Festival, 911 Media Arts Center, Seattle, USA
2005 59 Seconds Festival,  EZTV Media, Los Angeles, USA
2006 Plugged In Fest III, Center for Maine Contemporary Art in Rockport, USA
2006 European tour of 59 Seconds Video Festival, Babylon Cinema, Berlin, Germany
2006 European tour of 59 Seconds Video Festival, Monochrom, Museumsquartier, Vienna, Austria
2006 European tour of 59 Seconds Video Festival, Filmklub 35, Bratislava, Slovakia
2006 59 Seconds Festival at the Vienna Independent Shorts, Top Kino, Vienna
2006 New European Film Festival 06. Vittoria, Spain
2006 SummerEuroTour 06 of 59 Second Festival, Fama, Swinoujscie, Poznan, Poland
2006 SummerEuroTour 06 of 59 Second Festival, Thalia Cinema, Dresden, Germany
2006 Too Much Freedom?, Freewaves' 10th Biennial Festival of Film, Video and Experimental New Media,
         Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA
2007 Modern Art Oxford, UK
2007 Turner Contemporary, Margate, UK
2007 Europe Now/Europe Next Encounter, Kollegium Budapest, Budapest
2008 Screening on the 50 Years Anniversary of the Young Artist’s Studio, Budapest
2008 One Minute, Film &Video Festival, Aarau, Switzerland
2008 The Whole World, Tank.tv
2008 Les Instants Video, Marseille, France
2008 ISFF Detmold 2008, Germany
2008 Optica Festival, Madrid, Gijón (Spain), Paris, France
2008 25.Kasseler DokFest, Kassel, Germany
2009 Video Cocktail, Westin Bonaventure Hotel, College Art Association, Los Angeles, USA
2009 Crosstalk Festival, Gödör Club, Budapest, Hungary
2009 State of Transition, B5 Studio, Marosvásárhely, Romania
2010 Public Video Screening, Occidental College, Los Angeles, USA
2010 Open Air, Open Source, Vidéos hongroises contemporaines, Institut Hongrois de Paris
2010 Povvera Thyvös Műtárgybutik, Szentendre, Hungary
2012 Parnu Fideofest 2012, Rannakino and Parnu Artist House, Estonia
2012 Bienala Tinerilor Artişti 2012, Bukharest, Romania

videography:
Escalade (04:00) Marseille 1996
Nem Nam (04:20) Marseille 1996
I’m home when I’m not (24:00) Hull (UK) 1997
Fight (03:24) Berlin 1999
A Walk Through Empire (06:54) Budapest 2004
Another Finger Exercise (08:05) Budapest 2005
Happy Friday Funeral (30:00) Budapest 2007
126 News (17:56) Budapest 2008
Pericycle (03:00) Budapest 2008
Air Parade and Fire Works, 2009
Night Shots here and There 2009
Day and Night 2009
Watch your God 2009
Untitled Loop 2010
Periflare 2012

selected lectures and presentations:
1997 Lincolnshire-Humberside University, England
2001 Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, France
2002 6th International Browserday, Amsterdam, Holland
2005 Sound as artwork (with  Éva Bora and András Ravasz), Millenáris Hall, Budapest, Hungary
2006 Tranzit.hu filmscreenings, Gödör Klub, Budapest
2006 Focused on Empire, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2006 Lettre-arcképcsarnok, Művészeti kerekasztal, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2007 Continental Breakfast, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2007 Social East Seminar on Art and Empire, Art Gallery, Manchester, England
2007 Round table discussion about Documenta 12, FKSE, Budapest
2008 YouTube lessons, FKSE, Budapest
2008 Round table discussion relaed to the exhibition Lost Toys by Calin Dan, Video Space Budapest
2009 Crosstalk Video Presentations, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2010 Public discussion, Ikon Day 2010, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2010 Perimedia Lab, Raum D, MuseumsQuartier, Wien
2012 Opening performance of California Show, Trafó Gallery, Budapest
2013 RSVP Series of Talks on Art, Trafó House of Contemporary Arts, Budapest

 printed and online theoretical publications:
-Champ des mots IX, (visual poetry), in Idôjelek, Miskolc, 1995/6
-The value of a picture, a Picture of value (theoretical contribution to the personal exhibition: Mesured Picture)
 in Magyar Narancs, Budapest, 1995/45
-History Art- A Mirror to Art History (manifesto), in Nettime Online Archive 1997 and Magyar Mûhely,
 Budapest 1998
-Why a Show on this Book? (essay), in: Empire in Different Colors. Another Finger Exercise, Revolver, Frankfurt am Main 2007
-A művészeti élet hierarchiája, Tranzitblog.hu 2008
-A Universe üzenete, Tranzitblog.hu 2008
-A művészet nevében, Tranzitblog.hu 2009
-Pepsi sziget és AVIVA díj, Tranzitblog.hu 2009
-Mi is a baj a Google-lal?, Tranzitblog.hu 2009
-„Die baby or something of the sort…“, Tranzitblog.hu 2009
-Előbb a „nagy osztható”, aztán a „kis oszthatatlan,. megnyitószöveg Nemes Csaba „Állj ide” című kiállításához, Műértő 2010. szeptember

bibliography:
-György Gábor: The great experience. Szacsva y Pàl’s Exhibition, FMK Gallery, in Balkon/V, Budapest, 1995
-Stúdió Yearbook 1994/95 (Budapest, 1996)
-Catalogue of the exhibition Marseille-Budapest, Marseille 1996
-Rody Hunter: I'm home when I'm not, in ROOTless Festival 1997 (exhibition catalogue)
-Franciska Zólyom: Au commencement; l’homme..., in Budapest-Marseille (exhibition catalogue) Ludwig
 Museum Budapest-Museum of Contemporary Art, French Institute Budapest 1998
-Orsolya Merhán: Das Modell, in Das Modell (exhibition catalogue) Haus Ungarn Berlin 1998
-Dr. Andreas von Randow: Szacsva y Pál in Cismar, in Junge Kunst International (exhibition catalogue),
 Lübeck 1998
-Thomas Klatts' interview with Szacsva y Pál (Der Austellungraum wird zum  Kunstobjekt), in  Lübecker
 Nachrichten, 25 July 1998
-Zsolt Petrányi: Crisis-Media-Freedom. On Szacsva y Pál.  in Szacsva y Pál: Installations 1995-98, Budapest
 1999
-Ildikó Petrina: The Toilet Paper Effect, in Try Again Later, (catalogue) London 1999
-Szacsva y Pál: Ex Occidente Lux, in Sight-seing (exhibition catalogue) Plüschow, Germany 1999
 -Die Botschaft definiert das Medium , Face to Face Ausstellung ungarischer Stipendiaten, in Der Jahrhundert
 Schritt, Heft 2/99 Berlin
-Susanne Jakob: New Topics. Positionen ungarisher Kunst der 90-er Jahre, in Balkon, Budapest 2000
-Sándor Hornyik: Sciente-Fiction. Media-Modell. Intermedia-New types of pictures-interactive techniques, in:
 Balkon, Budapest 2001/10
-Katalin Aknai: Found picture but not by chance, in Mûértô, Budapest November 2000
-Katalin Aknai: Found Picture, in Szacsva y Pál Photographs, Budapest 2000
-Ágnes Berecz: Spaces of the beholder, in: Mimi doesn’t forget (exhibition catalogue), Trafó-House of
 Contemporary Arts Budapest 2001
-Annamária Molnár: Short Stories, in Short Stories (exhibition catalogue), Budapest 2001
-Eszter Lázár: Short Stories, in Balkon 1/1,2,3, Budapest 2001
-Lóska Lajos: Fotó, print vagy amit akartok, in Új Mûvészet, Budapest 2001 XII/5
-Bordács Andrea: Túl a weibeli paradigmán? Derkovits-ösztöndíjasok kiállítása az Ernst Múzeumban, in Új
 Mûvészet, Budapest 2001 XII/5
-Károly Szûts: Hamis Hûség. A Dokumentum 5 kiállításról, in Balkon 05, Budapest 2001
-Bea Hock-Ágnes Szikra: Hogy kerül a térkép a pohárba? Fiatal brit, osztrák és magyar  mûvészek a Trafóban,
  in  Új Mûvészet, Budapest 2001. XII/7
-Axel Lapp: Likör/Liquor, in Art Monthly/247/6.01, London 2001
-József Mélyi: Hauptmann auf einem Stuhl – Woyzeck rasiert ihn, in Out of Time (exhibition catalogue),
 Budapest 2001
-Zsòfia Beke: Szacsva y Pàl, in Vacation in Rome (exhibition catalogue), Budapest 2001
-Erdõsi Anikó: Házak között, Octogon/5, Budapest 2002
-Keiko Sei: A Luminous Tale, in Bildbetrachtung (exhibition catalogue), Berlin 2002
-Louis Kaplan: On Szacsva y Pál‘s works, In Out CD Catalogue, Prague 2003
-Heather Galbraith, Timár Katalin: Szacsva y Pál, inAfter Hours (exhibition catalogue), Antwerp 2003
-Molnár Edit: The artist as Cultural Ambassador (Interview with Szacsva y Pál) in Műértő, October 2004
-Lázár Eszter: Reading in Absence, in Reading in Absence (exhibition catalog), Trafó Gallery, House of
 Contemporary Art, Budapest 2005
-Sigrid Feeser: Lost & Found. Ungarn im Spiegel seiner zeitgenössischen Kunst, Kunstforum
 International, Band 184/2007
-Ágnes Bihari: Szacsva y Pál a művész és a tudós a perimedialab képzőművészeti website-ról, in: NOL
  (http://nol.hu/cikk/439646/)
-Timothy Brennan: Spectators Unite!, in: Empire in Different Colors. Another Finger Exercise, Revolver, Frankfurt am Main 2007
-Timothy Brennan: Distractions of Order, in: Empire in Different Colors. Another Finger Exercise, Revolver, Frankfurt am Main 2007
-Judit Angel: Szacsva y Pál, in Na mi van? (exhibition catalog) Kunsthalle, Budapest 2008
-Maja & Reuben Fowkes: Art & Philosophy, in Art Monthly Nr.323, London 2009
- Götz Eszter: Lépcsőházparádé, in: Kultúra.hu,/2010. February, http://kultura.hu/main.php?folderID=948&articleID=297218&ctag=articlelist&iid=1
- Tamás Gáspár Miklós: Szacsva y Pál haditudósításai, ÉS/LIV. évfolyam/10, Budapest, 2010. March
-Dékei Kriszta: Súrlódó „perifelhők“, in: Magyar Narancs/XII évfolyam/9, Budapest, 2010 March
-Hornyik Sándor: A Birodalom proletárjai, in: Tranzitblog.hu/2010 március, http://tranzit.blog.hu/page/2
-Maria Marcos: Without a script. The frame of Social Events, Interview with Szacsva y Pál, in: Exindex.hu, http://exindex.hu/index.php?l=hu&page=3&id=747

works in collections and archives:
CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art, Bordeaux
MEO Contemporary Art Collection, Budapest
Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest
Ludwig Museum, Budapest
Nagoya University of Arts Collection (Japan)
Förderkreis Schloss Plüschow (Germany)
Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, USA
Best of First Screening of 59 Second Film/Video Collection, New York
Institute of Contemporary  Art, Dunaújváros  (Hungary)
Museum of Art Győr, (Hungary)
00130Gallery Video Library, Helsinki
E-Flux Video Rental, New York
Tank.tv archive
Freewaves Video Archive, Los Angeles