New Ceramics Gallery for Budapest

12 Dec 2007

The first international contemporary ceramics gallery in Budapest, Hungary will open its doors on Friday 14th December, 2007.Museion no.1 is Budapest gallery of the International Ceramics Studio, founded by Janos Probstner, one of the foremostinstitutes of world ceramic art and centre of both domestic and international higher education in arts. Its continually expanding contemporary collection comprises of around 3000 pieces of art works from 355 artists of 43 countries of the 5 continents.

The opening exhibition in Museion No.1 is a broad overview from this collection featuring works by international and Hungarian masters.In the future the three floors of the gallery will feature a program of changing exhibitions from the collection, a selling gallery for contemporaryceramics and a space for individual exhibitions.

The gallery will be opened by Imre Schrammel.

For more information:
Steve Mattison
Residencies and International Co-ordinator
International Ceramics Studio
H-6000 Kecskemet, Kapolna u.11, Hungary
www.icshu.org
icshu@hotmail.com