György JovánovicsBorn April 3 1939, Budapest
Lived in Budapest
György Jovánovics, a member of the legendary Iparterv Group, is a prominent representative of the Hungarian neo-avant-garde movement. He graduated from the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts and studied in Vienna and Paris. Thanks to a DAAD scholarship he lived in Berlin between 1980 and 1983. He participated in a number of domestic and foreign exhibitions, and also presented himself at the Venice Biennale in 1995. He has been a professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest since 1990. His sculptural and other works are in the collections of the Guggenheim Museum in New York and the Folkwang Museum in Essen.
sculpture, installation, mixed media, painting