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  • Contemporary Hungarian Social Photography – online talk

    2021
    Contemporary Hungarian Social Photography
    Online talk given by Bea Kolozsi (Budapest, Hungary)
    Organised by the Cambridge Szeged Society
    Wed 16 June 2021, 6:30 (UK time), 7:30 (Hungary time)
    Synopsis
    We will have a look at the changes in the concept of social photography
    – as a branch of documentary photography – through its development, short history and
    genre characteristics, with a special focus on its role in contemporary Hungarian
    photography.

    The talk will be given in Hungarian, consecutively interpreted in English.
    Everyone welcome.
    Join Zoom Meeting:
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84304908946?pwd=WnVsWnZVWjBkWkZtSTQrdnRFT0Rldz09
    Meeting ID: 843 0490 8946
    Passcode: 320151

    The speaker
    Bea Kolozsi (b. 1973 Gyula, Hungary) graduated from the Department of Visual
    Communication in MOME (Moholy-Nagy University of Arts) in 1999. Among her teachers
    were such significant figures of the Hungarian art scene as Imre Benkő, Miklós Gulyás, Tibor
    Zátonyi, and Tibor Miltényi.
    Bea has taught in various art education institutions in Hungary since then. She became a member of the Association of Hungarian
    Photographers in 2012 and joined RANDOM–a Hungarian association of contemporary
    photographers–in 2013.
    Since 1998, Bea’s work has been exhibited both nationally and internationally (in the Czech
    Republic, Germany, France, and Italy).