20th Century Hungarian Masters
23rd July - 10th August, 2007

Sándor Kecskeméti

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Having learnt the potters' craft he took his diploma at the Hungarian Academy of Craft and Design in 1972, where he was a pupil of the influential Arpad Csekovsky. Since 1972 he has been a freelance artist while also teaching in the Masterschool of the Academy between 1987 and 1994.

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Between 1990 and 1993 he collaborated with German architect Egon Kunz making ceramic architectural elements in the town of Gundremmingen. He now lives and works alternatively between Germany and Hungary.

His works are characterised by an architectonic approach with sculptural concepts and monumentality. Besdies ceramicand porcelain he also works in stone, bronze and wood.

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He has exhibited widely throughout the world and been involved in numerous symposia, workshops, demonstrations and festivals including International Ceramics Festival in Wales, UK, Gordola in Switzerland, Philadelphia USA, Iceland, Japan and Korea. His works are represented in numerous museums, galleries, public and private collections and in public places and buildings.

Costs of participation
Self catering accommodation in single room is 189,000 Hungarian Forints for the three week program. Additional charges are made for the materials and firings that you use.

Please see the price list page for details of material costs etc. Also links to Currency Converter website for current currency exchange rates

International Ceramics Studio
H-6000 Kecskemét, Kápolna u.11, Hungary
tel: +36 76 486 867
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