“Stamp etuds” – exhibition opening in Oradea
The St. Ladislaus Festival in Oradea has been organized already ninths time this year. King St. Ladislaus was the founder of the city. This city festival offers many events full of culture and joy. Every one in the city was waiting for this year’s feast with great excitement as the last one was cancelled because of the pandemics. Read more ->
Litera-Tura – a roaming in modern literature
Owing to Eva Hajnal, editor of journal Litera-Tura my pictures has got space in this periodical. Litera-Tura is a monthly journal presenting many nice and interesting pieces of literature to the readers. Eva illustrates the poems and novels she presents with pieces of fine art of on artist every month.
It is always a joy to take part in exhibitions but nowadays owing to the pandemic there are very few opportunities unfortunately. The artistic activity, however, goes on, new and newer pictures are born. But what are the pictures good for if I cannot present them to other people?
From the Holy Father to the Eden
The latest issue of the art magazine Premier – all the world’s a stage appeared early November presenting a report on hour trip to Rome on pages 62, 63 (see the earlier news of the website).
One can read articles in the issue about people like Anton Molnár, Robert Capa, Jiri Menzel, Meryl Streep written by famous authors among them Ferenc Baranyi, Orsolya Karafiáth, Zsuzsa Vadas, István Nemes or Krisztián Nyáry.
I would like to say a great thank you here as well to Tamas Kárpáti, owner of the Hungarikon collection and founder, chief editor of the Premier magazine.
Stefania Palace, Budapest, 2020
The Aron Gabor Stamp Collectors’ Group opened their yearly exhibition on October 26 in the Stefania Palace. This exhibition is a great honour for me as the chief organizer, Tibor Mandi had asked me to make a stamp picture, the logo of the exhibition titled „Stamp Kaleidoskop”.
We were invited to take part in the General Pontifical Audience upon the invitation of te Papal Household where we wre happy to be there despite of the worldwide pandemic.
Nunciature - Budapest, 2020
My picture titled “…the bread we break, the cup we bless…” was made for the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress, it was intended to be exhibited on the exhibition organized by The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Hungary. Because of the well-known reasons the Congress has been postponed for one... Read more ->
Stamp Museum - Facebook, 2020
My exhibition was opened in the Stamp Museum on March 6 but all the museums, galleries were closed down only several days later due to the Corona virus epidemic. We discussed this topic on the opening ceremony as well and did not know how many people would attend. Fortunately a great audience... Read more ->
Stamp Museum - Budapest, 2020
Our cooperation with the Hungarian Post started already a year ago. I have been supported by them since with the active assistance of the manager of the Philately Department Imre Marozsan. He contacted me to the Stamp Museum as well, where my second exhibition of this year was organized. A part of the pictures had been... Read more ->
Entomology Days -Budapest, 2020
The Hungarian Entomological Society held the 17th Entomology Days on February 21 – 22, 2020. To commemorate the Days the Association organized also a contest for pieces of art too. According to the invitation „Artist can apply with their own authentic paintings or other objects of art figuring any kind of insects.” When I read this invitation I was just w ... Read more ->
Hatszin Teatrum – Theatre of Six Colours, Budapest, 2020
One and a half year after my first exhibition I started to opean the way to a new audience. Just to remind, I said in an earlier interview the followings:„It as a very good feeling for me that I can make happy people with with my pictures. It is very good to see when visitors leave the exhibition hall with a happy smile on their lips. ... Read more ->
Autumn Horticultural Days, Budapest, 2019
On the last day of the Hunfila Exhibition. I received a very honalabble phone call from dr. Lajos Komiszar, professor of the Szent István University. He invited me to take part in the „7th Chamber Exhibition of Floral Art Pieces” organized by ... Read more ->
Stefania Palace, Budapest, 2019
Something like one year after my first exhibition MABEOSZ, the organization of the Hungarian stamp collectors invited me to participate in the Hunfila -2019 International Stamp exhibition, the Hungarian adequate to the Stampex London. I got the possibility ... Read more ->
Opening ceremony – 2019, Kölcsey Center, Debrecen
The day of the ceremony was a Monday, it was to start at 3,00 pm. We hanged the pictures the preceeding day together with the staff of the Kölcsey Center. Thanks to them the technical part was theirs, we had only to decide the order of the pictures only. Read more ->
Flower Carnival in Debrecen – 2019
I have got the privilage to make an exhibition int he frames of the 2018 Flower Carnival the opening of which will be at 15,00 on August 12 in the Kölcsey Center of the city where visitors will see 27 picures all of which are related in some way to flowers which is the central topic of the Festival. Invitation ->
Meeting with the Ambassador of the Netherlands
In the end of June we visited the Embassy of the Dutch Kingdom in Budapest upon the invitation of Ambassador René van Hell. I took a picture with me which was made after our first trip to the Netherlands and bears the title „Bicycle”. Our contacts with the country were started many years ago when a Dutch girl, Petra joined theam team of the Immanual... Read more ->
Hungary and Albania
...The afterlife of the picture however is not an everyday story at all. I painted it in Debrecen and it was first exhibited for the public. It was then taken to London and was on show at the 2019 Stampex, the largest British stamp exhibition and fair in the Islington Design Center. The next stop on this interesting journey was the Royal Residence in Tirana... Read more ->
I have received a kind invitation from the Association of Hungarian Stamp Collectors to participate in the Hunfila – 2019 exhibition in October in the very nice Stefania Palace in Budapest. We visited the organizers this week at the exhibition venue. They met me with a surprize present meening a big package of stamps. My daughter Zsofi started to „manage” the stamps at once upon our arrival home. I would like to express my gratitude for his kindness to Tibor Mándi, president of the Gabor Aron Samp Collectors Group of the Hungarian Armed Forces. Click here for some pictures!
From London to the Netherlands
Sportcentrum De Mammoet, Gouda
April 17-20 2019
Gouda is not only the world famous city of cheese, but also a well renowned philatelic city. For over 25 years the International Fair De Brievenbeurs for stamps, postmarks and postal histrory is held exactly in this building. So „everybody” knows: Easter Friday and Satrurday: Brievenbeurs! This year however philatelists gathered in another place, in Sportcenter De Mammoet... Read more ->
Stamp Art and Rythm Bread
Water Tower, Debrecen
This Wednesday I participated in a very interesting event in the Debrecen Water Tower. It was one of the series „Just an evening” titled this time as „Stamp Art and Rythm Bread”. Interesting isn’t it? I was looking for the evening with great interest as I was not just a visitor but it was me to represent stamp art at the event. Zsuzsa and Zsofi, my best friends accompanied me. Their presence was a really good support... Read more ->
Just an evening
Just an evening: stamp art a ritmic bakery together
February 27, 2019
Great Forest Water Tower, Debrecen
A package arrived
A package, the generous support of the Hungarian Post, containing many thousands of stamps arrived the other day. We, together with my Mum and daughter who ar ethe main helpmates of me unfolded it in great excitement. We received many, many very nice stamps and what is even more important we received at least fifty pieces of each type.
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Reflections upon an exhibition
Business Design Centre, London, Islington
February 13-16 2019
Stampex stamp exhibition and expo has been organized for many years in London in every Spring and even Autumn. This is the largest stamp show in the UK held in the Islington Business Design Center... Read more ->
The very first exhibition
Articles about my first exhibition:
VKM magazin, 2018. november: