About

Born in: Caracas city-Venezuela 1958. Parents hungarian origins.

I have been working in the photography business as a freelancer photographer for over 35 years. I have lived and worked in Venezuela and lived in Chicago city ,Illinois,USA. I have recently moved to Budapest, Hungary looking for new horizons and inspiration. I am specialized in nature, landscape and portrait. I have worked for several local and multinational advertising agencies such as: Publicis, JWT, Draft FCB, Leo Burnett, among others and direct companies.


EXHIBITIONS

2014- CITIES at PH21Gallery.Budapest Hungary. 
2001 – ONE AND A HALF CENTURY OF HUNGARIAN-VENEZUELAN PHOTOGRAPHY. La Estancia Cultural Center, Caracas – Venezuela 
2000 – I. Photographic Biennial, Daniela Chappard Foundation. 2nd place in Documental Photography. 1st. Place for best work presented, by public voting. 2000 – „VENEZUELA” – A Country of National Parks. Casa Simón Bolivar, La Habana, Cuba 
1999 – Afterimage Gallery (afterimage.com). Photography exposed in the section „Our viewers best”, denominated „Descanso”. 
1997 – Exhibition of winners at the XVI Maraven Contest . Natural Science Museum, Caracas – Venezuela. 
1996 – Exhibition of winners at the XV Maraven Photographic Contest. Salón Maraven, Caracas – Venezuela. 
1993 -1994 „Venezuela – a tropical country. Journey through its National Parks”. Itinerant collective exhibition in Venezuela, Mexico, USA, Spain and other countries.Sponsored by : Inparques (a governmental institution), Banco de Venezuela, Banco Consolidado Foundation 
1986 Exhibition of Young Photographers. Museum of Contemporary Art of Caracas, Ipostel Salon, Caracas – Venezuela 
1983 – Salon of Young Photographers. Museum of Contemporary Art of Venezuela. Caracas – Venezuela 
1983 – Tribute to the Homeland. Műcsarnok (Art Gallery), Heroes Square, Budapest – Hungary 
1981 – Salon of Young Photographers – National Art Gallery. Caracas – Venezuela.

 

AWARDS

AWARDS 
2012 
7th Annual Black&White Spiders Award 2012 
Eugenio Opitz – Venezuela . 3rd place in Nature – Professional Category www.thespiderawards.com 
2000 
I BIENNIAL – DANIELA CHAPPARD FOUNDATION 
This foundation organizes its first biannial in the year 2000. The jury which awarded me the 2nd place in documental photography, was composed by: 1. – Sandro Oramas for Venezuela. 2. – Graciela Iturbide, a famous photographer from Mexico. – 3. – A representative of Throckmorton Gallery in New York, for the USA. It is to mention that in this first Biannial of the Daniela Chappard Foundation, by general voting the public determined my work as the best one presented and I was awarded the first place.