Cangiante colouring in Ilona Keserü Ilona’s new paintings

25 September 2014 - 14 December 2014

"Since 2001 I have explored the potential of colour shifting effects primarily in my painting, as well as in a historical context, examining it from the perspective of physical and optical laws and phenomena, and observing it in the collections of the great museums of Europe."

Tamás Konok – The Anatomy of the Digital Brain

26 June 2014

The dossier exhibition of Tamás Konok to be showcased in one of the first floor halls of the Museum of Fine Arts’ Department of Art after 1800 responds to the ideas of the world famous German art historian, Hans Belting, on the end of art history. Professor Belting, whose works are seminally important both in Hungary and internationally, wrote the catalogue for the exhibition of sculptor György Jovánovics, which constituted the first of the ten dossier exhibitions organised thus far.

HANS JÖRG GLATTFELDER: That is the case too

24 May 2014 - 28 September 2014

Conceived in direct reference to the exhibition Daniel Bisig’s ’Pallarel’ installational video work The title of the exhibition (Was auch der Fall ist) comes from the second half of the first proposition in Ludwig Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus,, broadening its meaning towards what exists beyond what exists, and also referring to the artist’s preceding exhibition of the same name.


Vasarely Museum, 1033 Budapest Szentlélek sq. 6.

14 May 2014 - 18 September 2014

Levente BÁLVÁNYOS • Barna BENEDEK • Anna Maria BOGNER • Marieta CHIRULESCU •Georgi DIMITROV • Anita EGLE • Doris FEND • Katalin HAÁSZ • Esther HAGENMAIER • István HALMI-HORVÁTH • José HEERKENS • Tamás JOVÁNOVICS • Károly KESERÜ •Ditty KETTING • Zsuzsanna KORODI • Andrea Maria KRENN • Barbara NAGY • Otto REITSPERGER • Anikó ROBITZ • Bertalan VARGA • András WOLSKY

The World of Toulouse-Lautrec

Lithographs (1891–1901) in the Museum of Fine Arts

30 April 2014 - 24 August 2014

The exhibition opening in the spring to mark the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (1864-1901) will showcase a rich selection from the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts’ Department of Prints and Drawings.

Victor Vasarely’s Early Drawings and Graphic Designs in the Collection

Vasarely Museum

14 February 2014 - 15 May 2014

Victor Vasarely’s early drawings and graphic designs in the Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts – Vasarely Museum It was towards the end of the 1950s that Victor Vasarely decided to take a stand against the political prejudices of the times, convince the Hungarian devotees of socialist realism, and organize an exhibition in Hungary that would represent the progressivism of the new geometric abstract art of the period.


5 February 2014 - 27 April 2014

THE OPEN STRUCTURES ART SOCIETY (OSAS) and the VASARELY MUSEUM (MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, BUDAPEST) has the pleasure of inviting you to the opening of the international exhibition


Renaissance Drawings and Prints from the Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest

18 December 2013 - 30 March 2014

Raphael, the youngest of the famous Renaissance triad including Leonardo and Michelangelo, made an exceptionally deep impression on Italian art.

Openclosed Space

Parallel Exhibition of Levente Bálványos and Franz Riedl

5 December 2013 - 14 February 2014

The next Parallel Exhibition of Vasarely Museum presents the works of Levente Bálványos (b. 1966) and Franz Riedl (b. 1976). Both artists regularly exhibit with the Open Structures Art Society (OSAS), and local exhibition-goers will be familiar with their names.

Caravaggio to Canaletto

The Glory of Italian Baroque and Rococo Painting

26 October 2013 - 16 February 2014

The Museum of Fine Arts’ exhibition titled Caravaggio to Canaletto will present the leading styles,outstanding artist figures as well as the extraordinary wealth of genres, techniques and themesof 17th- and 18th-century Italian painting through more than 140 works by 100 masters, includingnine paintings – the highest number by a single artist included in the displayed material – by the period’s prominent painter genius, Caravaggio.