Kamilla SZÍJ

1957

Budapest

Education
1975–77

Vocational School of Window-Dressing and Decoration, Budapest

1984–89

Hochschule für Gestaltung, Visual Communication Major, Offenbach am Main

2011–15

Doctoral Programme of the Hungarian University of Fine Arts

2017

DLA degree

Solo Exhibitions
2018

Subjective Geometry. Vintage Galéria, Budapest
Das bewegte Bild – Das Bild bewegt sich (Raum und Struktur/Konsistenzen). Basement, Vienna (with Michaela Bruckmüller)

2017

White Hole. Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros

2016

Slow drawing. Esernyős Galéria, Budapest

2015

Constellations. Zsolnay District – Pécsi Galéria m21, Pécs
Riceclutters. Kisterem, Budapest
maniAnimae – Materialized Obsessions. MAGMA, Sf. Gheorghe (with Henrietta Szira)

2014

Drawing in Process 2. – social drawing workshop. Rákóczi Ház, Miskolc

2013

Fifth. Vasarely Museum, Budapest (with Mária Berhidi)
Drawing in Process 1. Jurányi Galéria, Budapest
Fluid Line 1.2. Kisterem, Budapest
do it / Sol LeWitt No.797 instructional drawing. (with Júlia Vécsei) tranzit.hu, Budapest

2012

Drawing in Process. Paks Gallery, Paks
No less, no more. Óbudai Társaskör Galéria, Budapest
Linien im Raum-zweierlei. Glockengasse No. 9, Vienna (with Levente Bálványos)

2011

Inner Centerpoint. Telep Artshowroom, Budapest

2010

Field-work. Kloster Zlatá Koruna, Zlatá Koruna (with Attila Csörgő)
Particles. Kisterem, Budapest (with Júlia Vécsei)

2009

Ungari Kultuuri Instituut, Tallinn (with Ülle Marks)

2008

House of Arts, Miskolc
Municipal Museum of Art – Péter Váczy Collection, Győr
Symmetry. Kisterem, Budapest

2007

Kondor Béla Galéria, Budapest
Galéria IX, Budapest (with Jens Nielsen)

2006

1. Floor Gallery, Antwerpen (with Mária Berhidi)
Handwork, Liget Galéria, Budapest (with Ferenc Szijj)

2004

Kisgaléria, Pécs
Municipal Gallery – Deák Collection, Székesfehérvár
Kunstraum Arcade, Mödling (with Ursi Fürtler)

2003

Budapest Gallery, Budapest

2002

Collegium Hungaricum, Vienna

2001

Attila József Cultural Center Angyalföld, Budapest

2000

Zemplén Galéria, Sátoraljaújhely
Office of the Hungarian Cultural Counsellor, Cairo

1999

Zeichnungen und Radierungen. Galerie Zement, Frankfurt am Main

1998

Dorottya utcai Galéria, Budapest
Téli Galéria, Szentendre (with Gyöngyi Gallusz)

1996

Goethe-Institut, Budapest
Hungarian Cultural Institute, Bucharest (with Mária Berhidi)

1995

Liget Galéria, Budapest

1994

Young Artists’ Club, Budapest
Bolt Galéria, Budapest (with Jenő Detvay)

1992

Stúdió Galéria, Budapest
Aktív Art Galéria, Szentendre (with Mária Berhidi)

1990

Óbudai Pincegaléria, Budapest

Group Exhibitions
2020

co-work, Nádor Gallery, Pécs
Time Machine – A New Selection from the Collection of the Ludwig Museum, Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Two Days, Two Weeks. Vintage Galéria, Budapest

2019

8th Black and White Arts Festival Kranj, Galerija ZDSLU, Ljubljana
Arcana. Budapest Gallery, Budapest
Public Private Affairs. ArtMill, Szentendre
Aboutness – The Image of Sense-Structure. Vasarely Museum, Budapest
MANIA. Quiet Strategies. MODEM, Debrecen
Stirrings Still. AQB Project Space, Budapest
Črno in belo. Galerija Janez Puhar, Kranj
Patron. Studio of Young Artists, Budapest
Szene Ungarn. Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch
Code and Algorithm – Hommage Á Vera Molnar. Vasarely Museum, Budapest

2018

The darkness won’t last forever – Let there be light. AQB Project Space, Budapest
FUGA – OSAS. Vasarely Museum, Budapest
OSAS/Budapest – Junge Generation. Artmark Galerie, Vienna
Common Affairs – Collaborative Art Projects. Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Predstavuje sa OSAS. Galéria Z, Bratislava
OSAS. Vasarely Museum, Budapest
XXIV. Szeged Artists’ Colony, Reök Palace, Szeged
International Art Colony and Exhibition in Lazarea, Lazarea
GameOmetry. Vasarely Museum, Budapest

2017

R.A.J.Z. MANK Galéria, Szentendre
Minta – Játéktervek. Három Hét Galéria, Budapest
Vera Molnar – Rákóczy Gizella – Szíj Kamilla. Vintage Galéria, Budapest
Frauenzimmer 2.0. Galerie Andrea Madesta, Regensburg
Autism as a metaphor. Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros – Szent István Király Múzeum, Székesfehérvár
Madarská grafika na zaiatku XXI. Storocia. Vojtech Löffler Museum, Kosice
Postcontemporary Art. Telep Galéria, Budapest
Found Geometry. Vasarely Museum, Budapest

2016

Waldsee 1944. The Fugard Theatre, Capetown
Mania. 2B Galéria, Budapest
Line. Latarka Galéria, Budapest
16. Hotel Pupik, Schrattenberg / Scheifling
Non-Eucledian Geometry. Symmetry Festival Vienna, Collegium Hungaricum, Vienna
Listing V. Kisterem, Budapest

2015

Papier / Paper V. – Zeichnung. Clement & Schneider Galerie, Bonn
Underline. MAMÜ Galéria, Budapest
Donaublicke. DZM, Ulm
PHAENOMEN – die andere Realitaet? Basement, Vienna

2014

14. Hotel Pupik, Schrattenberg / Scheifling
Freehand. MODEM, Debrecen
Verwirbelung. Collegium Hungaricum, Vienna
On Paper. Deák Erika Galéria, Budapest
12. Miskolc Graphic Biennale. Miskolci Galéria, Miskolc
500+1 – Celebration of European Graphic. Kölcsey Központ, Debrecen
Parallelspuren. Hungarian University of Fine Arts, Budapest; Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna
Contemporaries: Collectors and Artists. New Budapest Gallery, Budapest
Karctű és Monitor. Pécsi Galéria, Pécs
Listing III. Kisterem, Budapest

2013

St. Matrix. Sesztina Galéria, Debrecen; Latarka Galéria, Budapest
Geometry. Kecskemét College, Kecskemét
Nem kell mindent érteni. Virág Judit Galéria, Budapest
Error and Co. Contemporary Hungarian Gallery, Dunajska Streda
Budapest Immersion. New Budapest Gallery, Budapest
Karctű és Monitor. Csók István Képtár, Székesfehérvár

2012

DRAWING.OK. Viltin Galéria, Budapest
LineaRES – von Punkt zu Punkt. Kunstprojekt von Endmoräne e.V, Heinersdorf
Common Unknown. Casa cu Arcade, Sf. Gheorghe
Presumptions and evidences. Industry Hall/Sonnenfeld Palace, Oradea
Temporary Change. Magyar Műhely Galéria, Budapest
Drawing Out. Vajda Lajos Pince, Szentendre
Listing. Kisterem, Budapest
XVIII. Szeged Artists’ Colony, Reök Palace, Szeged

2011

XXV. Miskolc Graphic Triennial, Miskolc Gallery, Miskolc
Paper panorama. Virág Judit Galéria, Budapest
Private Labyrints. Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest

2010

Scholars in 2010. Atelier Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main
Donumenta, Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg
Artaffair, Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst, Regensburg
Drawing? Budapest Gallery, Budapest
20 Jahre Artist in Residence. Atelier Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main
Liberation Formula. Galerie ART AFFAIR, Regensburg
Point, Line in Movement. Vasarely Museum, Budapest
Perspectives on Serigraphs. Printa, Budapest
XVI. Szeged Artists’ Colony, Reök Palace, Szeged

2009

10. International Biennale of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Municipal Museum of Art, Győr
Paper Base. Irokéz Collection, Szombathely
Notes and sketches. Labor, Budapest
Contemporary Drawing. Kaserne Kulturpark, Kosice – Vice Gallery, Prague – Stúdió Galéria, Budapest
Printa Akadémia, Budapest
Tolerance in Art. Danubiana – Meulensteen Art Museum, Bratislava
Post-Entries/Holocaust-reflections. Óbudai Társaskör, Budapest

2008

3B. 2B Galéria, Budapest
Old Japanese Art and the Modern View. Móra Ferenc Múzeum, Szeged; Vaszary Képtár, Kaposvár
Third International Artist’s Book Biennale, Bibliothek Alexandrina, Alexandria
Contemporary private collections XII. Godot Galéria, Budapest
V. Fine Art Auction. Mission Art Galéria, Budapest

2007

Fine Art Auction. MissionArt Galéria, Miskolc
What’s Up? Kunsthalle Budapest, Budapest
Discretion. Bartók 32 Galéria, Budapest
Danske Grafikeres Hus, Coppenhagen
Old Japanese Art and the Modern View. Szombathelyi Képtár, Szombathely
Curators-Artists. Budapest Gallery, Budapest
International artists’ Symposium, Municipal Museum of Art, Győr
Discretion. Miskolc Gallery, Miskolc

2006

Mirage. 2B Galéria, Budapest
Repetition. Kisterem, Budapest
7 Künstler aus Ungarn. Rathausgalerie, München

2005

8. International Biennial of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Municipal Museum of Art, Győr
Waldsee 1944. Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion Museum, New York; Collegium Hungaricum, Berlin
Segment II. Zanabazar Museum, Ulaanbaatar
Self-portraits. 2B Galéria, Budapest
The Praise of Art Collection. Első Magyar Látványtár, Tapolca – Diszel

2004

Waldsee 2004 – International Postcard Exhibition. 2B Galéria, Budapest
XXII. National Graphic Biennale, Miskolc
Contemporary International Fine Art Exhibition, Győr
XII. National Drawing Biennale, Nógrád Historical Museum, Salgótarján

2003

II. International Coat Hanger Exhibition. 2B Galéria, Budapest

2002

Shadow on the Wall. Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros
The Hungarian Art of the ’90s III., House of Arts, Győr
Reconciliations. Kiscell Museum, Budapest
Exhibition of the Makó Artists’ Colony. Galéria IX, Budapest
VI. Contemporary Japanese and Hungarian Graphic Exhibition. Kamiyamada Machi, Nagano
Exhibition of the Makó Artists’ Colony, Makó
Meanwhile-Visegrád Graphics. Szolnok Galéria, Szolnok

2001

Orbis Pictus. House of Arts, Veszprém
Re-conciliations, Treize artistes contemporains hongrois. Espace Commines, Párizs; Salon de l’Hotel de Ville, Bobigny
Contemporary Japanese and Hungarian Graphics. Pécs Gallery, Pécs; Tölgyfa Galéria, Budapest
VI. International Biennial of Drawing and Graphic, Municipal Museum of Art, Győr
5. Jahre Galerie Zement. Galerie Zement, Frankfurt am Main

2000

Exhibition of the Artists on HUNGART Grant. Vigadó Galéria, Budapest
Robert Roczko Art Gallery, Medville
XX. National Graphics Biennial, Miskolc
Folders of Makó. Budapest Gallery, Budapest
Selection from the Works of the XX. Makó National Print Biennale. Dorottya Galéria, Budapest
The Nineties – Contemporary Hungarian Artists. Municipal Museum of Art, Győr

1999

5. International Biennial of Drawing and Graphic, Municipal Museum of Art, Győr
Exhibition of the Makó Artists’ Colony, Makó

1998

Ornamentics. Gallery of Szombathely, Szombathely
XIX. National Graphic Biennale, Miskolc, Miskolc
IX. National Drawing Biennale, Salgótarján
National Drawing Exhibition. Nádor Gallery, Budapest

1997

Chercez la Femme 2. (Interpretations). Gallery of Szombathely, Szombathely; Collegium Hungaricum, Berlin
National Drypoint Exhibition. Vigadó Galéria, Budapest
Tobacco Shop. Gallery of Szombathely, Szombathely; Moravsa Galerie, Brno
Small is Big / Peqqueno es Grande. Galerie Zero, Bilbao
III. Szeged Artists’ Colony. Duna Galéria, Budapest

1996

Exhibition of the Makó Artists’ Colony, Makó

1995

Balm. Ernst Museum, Budapest
Erdei Ferenc Cultural Center Kecskemét
Monads, Idols II. Görög Templom, Vác
Proof of Drawing, Óbudai Pincegaléria, Budapest
Zusammenziehende Hauser. Kunsthalle, Hamburg

1994

Looking at Piranesi. Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
Graphics ’93. Újpest Galéria, Budapest

1993

Young Hungarian Artists in Finland. Imatra, Nurmasz, Kuopio
Exhibition of Derkovits Scholars. Palme House – Kunsthalle, Budapest
Shapes of Thought. Óbudai Társaskör Galéria, Budapest
International Print Exhibition, Machida – Tokyo
II. Bational Print Biennale, János Xantus Museum, Győr
Contemporary Print Art, Nagoya
Salon 1993, Paris

1992

Exhibition of Derkovits Scholars. Kunsthalle, Budapest
Bilder, Briefe, Noten XXIV. Galerie der Autoren, München
Chimney. Bartók 32 Galéria, Budapest
Small Books. Tölgyfa Galéria, Budapest
Annual Exhibition of the Studio of Young Artists’ Association. Ernst Museum, Budapest

1991

Annual Exhibition of the Studio of Young Artists’ Association. Ernst Museum, Budapest

1990

Hochschule für Gestaltung, Offenbach

1987

Krankenhaus Nordwest, Frankfurt am Main
Wie Die Kunst in den Alltag einzieht. Kunstverein Offenbach, Offenbach am Main

Memberships
Since 1996

Association of Hungarian Graphic Artist
Art Union of Hungarian Engravers and Lithographers

Since 1991

Studio of Young Artists’ Association

Prizes
2011

XXV. Miskolc Graphic Triennial, Grand Prize

2007

Print of the Year, Hungarian University of Fine Arts
Prize of Győr Graphic Artists’ Colony

2005

VIII. International Biennial of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Győr, Special Jury Prize

2004

Munkácsy Prize

2001

Orbis Pictures (House of Arts, Veszprém), MAOE Prize

2000

XX. Hungarian Graphic Biennale, Miskolc, Prize of Miskolc Gallery

1999

International Biennial of Drawing and Graphic Arts, Győr, Prize of the National Office of Cultural Heritage

1998

Graphic Biennale, Miskolc, Béla Kondor Prize

1997

National Drypoint Exhibition (Vigadó Galéria, Budapest), Prize of the Ministry of Education

1995

Annual Exhibition of the Studio of Young Artists’ Association, Eötvös Prize

1993

Société des Beaux-Arts, Bronze Medal

1991

Annual Exhibition of the Studio of Young Artists’ Association, Prize of the Ministry of Education

Artist in residency, scholarships
2019

Artist Symposium XYZ4 at Griffner Haus, Griffen, Austria

2018

Szeged Artists’ Colony
Gyergyószárhegy Artists’ Colony

2016

Budapest Galéria AIR Program, Krems
Schrattenberg (Hotel Pupik)

2015

Paks Artist Colony

2014

Paks Artist Colony
Schrattenberg (Hotel Pupik)

2013

Miskolc Artists’ Colony

2012

Szeged Artists’ Colony
Kunstprojekt von Endmoräne e.V. in Heinersdorf

2011

Paks Artist Colony

2010

Szeged Artists’ Colony
Oberpfälzer Künstlerhaus, Schwandorf
Budapest Galéria AIR Program, Frankfurt am Main

2009

Mezőszemere

2007

Győr Graphic Artists’ Colony

2003

Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony

2002

Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony

2001

Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony

1999

Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony
MÖB Fine Arts Scholarship, Egyipt

1998

Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony
Collegium Hungaricum Rome’s Fine Arts Scholarship
HUNGART Scholarship

1997

Szeged Artists’ Colony
Eötvös Scholarship, USA

1996

Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony
Makó Graphic Artists’ Colony
1994 Budapest Galéria AIR Program, Frankfurt am Main

1992

Studio of Young Artists Scholarship

1991

Studio of Young Artists Scholarship

1991–94

Derkovits Scholarship

1987

Mosbach Stiftung

Works in public collections

Amt für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Frankfurt am Main
Bibliothek Alexandrina, Alexandria
European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main
Europäisches Patentamt, Den Hague
Studio of Young Artists, Budapest
Museum Kiscell – Municipal Picture Gallery, Budapest
Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest
Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst, Hessen
Miskolci Gallery, Miskolc
Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch
Paks Gallery, Paks
Rómer Flóris Museum of Art and History, Győr