Gábor Gerhes

Hungary, Budpest acb Gallery

Gábor Gerhes (1962, Budapest) began his career in the late 1980s, paralel to his artistic practice he has been teaching at several universities. His photos and installations of carefully staged composition show everyday, banal scenes and objects, which, through their ironic manner of presentation, bear cultural references. In his recent works he deals with the subversive representations of power. He received many awards including National Cultural Fund Award for Excellence in Fine Arts (2009), Munkacsy-Prize (2005), Price of Art Future,Taipei (2000).