Istvan Szanto

1978 geboren in Szombathely (Ungarn) 1993 – 1997 Kunstschule in Szombathely 1997- 2003 Ungarische Universität der Bildende Künste / Budapest 2001 Glasgow School of Art, Erasmus Studium für künstlerische Fotografie 2003 – 2009 Universität der Bildenden Künste /Wien 2009 / 10 Studienaufenthalt in London

Education
  2003-2009 Academy of Fine Arts Vienna, Contextual Painting Tutors: Adi Rosenblum, Elke Krystufek, Hans Scheirl 2001 Glasgow School of Art, Erasmus studies in Art Photography 1997-2003 Hungarian University of Fine Arts, Painting and Teaching Department                         Tutor: Árpád Szabados 1993-1997 Art Secondary School of Szombathely – Hungary, Picture Restauration Department

 
Prizes/Scholarships
  2004 Ede Ballo Prize 2000 Corpus Hungaricum II. Prize 2002 Erasmus Scholarship, Glasgow School of Art 2005 Sandor Kiss Prize 2007 Euregio II. Prize

 
Slelected solo exhibitions
  2004 K.A.S. Gallery, Budapest – Hungary 2006 “Ritual of Museum” Exhibition, Szombathely Art Gallery – Hungary 2009 Diplom Exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna – Austria 2010 Galerie Rosemarie Bassi, Remagen – Germany

 
Selected group exhibitions
  2001 Photogram Exhibition, C3 Gallery, Budapest – Hungary 2003 MEO Art Fair, Budapest – Hungary 2007 Incontro Centro Europeo, Udine – Italy 2007 “Auto” Exhibition, Löwen Gasse, Vienna – Austria 2008 “embody” Exhibition, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna – Austria 2005-2009 yearly “RundGang” Exhibitions, Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna – Austria 2009 Mixed Signals, Signal Galery, London 2010 Fantastic Art from Vienna, Panorama Museum Bad Frankenhausen – Germany