Daniel Kovalovszky ( b.1979 ) lives in Budapest, Hungary. After graduating from high school he studied portrait photography and photojournalism in Budapest, and has been working as a photographer since 2001.

Over the last few years he has become deeply interested in landscape and portrait photography, working on long-term and conceptual projects. 

 

Email : kovalovszky(at)gmail(dot)com

 

 

Solo shows

 

2017 : Green Silence - Forest Hideout,  Ferenczy Museum, Szentendre,  HUN

2013 : Green Silence,  The Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, HUN                                              

2012 : Green Silence, Month of Photography, Hungarian Cultural Institute, Bratislava, SVK

2010 : Memory Factory, Lumen Gallery, Budapest, HUN

2009 : Memory Factory, The Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, HUN

2007 : Shooting Stars, Raiffeisen Bank Gallery, Budapest, HUN

 

 

Group shows  ( selected )

 

2018 : Robert Capa Grand Prize Hungary 2018 exhibition, Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest, HUN

2017 : Viewfinders – Hungarian photography 1967-2017, Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest, HUN

2017 : The Way They See. An Overview of Hungarian Photography, National Museum, Warsaw, Poland

2016 : Hungary Through Subjective Lenses, Parvis de l'Hôtel de Ville, Paris, FRA

2016 : Pecsi Jozsef Photography Grant 1991-2016, Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest, HUN

2016 : One Day in Budapest, The Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, HUN

2016 : Biosphere, Art Zone, Sziget Festival Budapest, HUN

2016 : Pictures and Pixels, National Salon, Kunsthalle, Budapest, HUN

2016 : 13 MIRRORS - Contemporary Hungarian Photography, Prospekto Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania

2015 :  Water, Milano Expo, Hungarian Pavilion, selected by the Hungarian House of Photography, IT 

2014 : Art Market Budapest Fair, International Contemporary  Art Fair, Millenaris Convention Center, HUN 

2013 : Hungarian Art Photography in the New Millennium, Hungarian National Gallery, HUN 

2012 : Budapest Positive, The Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, HUN

2012 : Budapest Positive, National Museum of Tirana, ALB

2012 : Art Market Budapest Fair, International Contemporary  Art Fair, Millenaris Convention Center, HUN 

2012 : Other Worlds, The Art Gallery at Flannels, Leeds, UK

2011 : Foto8 Summershow 2011, Host Gallery, London, UK

2010 : Present Continuous I-IV, Gallery of Contemporary Art Celje, SLO

2009 : Present Continuous I-IV, Central European House of Photography, Bratislava, SVK

2008 : Present Continuous I-IV, The Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, HUN

2006 : Present Continuous I-IV, Month of Photography Krakow, POL

 

 

Publications  ( selected )

 

04/2018 : Harvard Design Magazine, Into the Woods, text by Rosetta S. Elkin, USA

01/2018 : Analog Magazine, interview by Daniel Espinoza, Switzerland

11/2017 : Mozgo Vilag, text by Laszlo Gardonyi, HUN

11/2017 : PHROOM Magazine, edited by Giangiacomo Cirla, Italy

11/2017 : Vulgaris Magazine, edited by James Lewicki, Canada

11/2017 : Phases Magazine, edited by Alexis Vasilikos, GREECE

04/2017 : iGNANT, text by Nina Blace, Berlin, Germany

03/2017 : Don't Take Pictures, Issue 8, edited by Kat Kiernan, USA

02/2017 : la Repubblica, Robinson, edited by Giulia Tico, Italy

12/2015 : Don't Take Pictures, Photo of the Day, edited by Kat Kiernan, USA

11/2015 : Lenscratch Fine Art Photography Daily, edited by Aline Smithson, USA  

07/2015 : Forward Thinking Museum, JGS Photography Contest 2015 / Runners-Up, USA

05/2015 : Lenscratch Fine Art Photography Daily, edited by Aline Smithson, USA 

04/2015 : Aint-Bad Magazine, edited by Kory Kingsley, USA 

04/2015 : F-Stop Photography Magazine, Featured Artist, curated by Christy Karpinski, USA  

11/2014 : Feature Shoot, text by Kat Kiernan, USA

08/2014 : Global Yodel - Travel through a local lens, edited by Jesse Weinberg and Helen Travis, USA

07/2014 : PDN Online, Photo of the day, edited by Amy Wolff, New York, USA 

05/2014 : PERDIZ Magazine / Issue 4 - Nice Things, edited by Marta Puigdemasa, Barcelona, Spain  

04/2014 : F-Stop Photography Magazine, edited by Christy Karpinski, USA

03/2014 : Phaidon Online, edited by Mat Smith, London UK 

03/2014 : Creative Review, text by Antonia Wilson, London, UK  

02/2014 : Dodho Magazine, edited by Máximo Panés, Barcelona, Spain 

02/2014 : Journal du Design, Montpellier, France  

01/2014 : IL Post, text by Giulia Ticozzi, Milan, Italy 

01/2014 : Feature Shoot, text by Jenna Garreth, USA

05/2013 : Hungarian Art Photography in the New Millenium book, Budapest, Hungary

05/2012 : The Independent online, Other Worlds, London, United Kingdom

10/2011 : FOTOTAZO Photography and Microgrants, USA

09/2008 : Round Table, The International Photography Festival Federation Summit book, Beijing, China

09/2006 : Present Continous book, The Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, Hungary

 

 

Awards and honors  ( selected )

 

2018 : Scholarship of Hungarian National Cultural Fund 

2017 : Robert Capa Photography Fellowship, Budapest, Hungary 

2016 : Scholarship of Hungarian National Cultural Fund 

2014 : Scholarship of Hungarian National Cultural Fund

2012 : Scholarship of Hungarian National Cultural Fund 

2008 : Junior Prima Award, Budapest, Hungary

2008 : Photography Grant of Budapest, Hungary

2006 -  2008 : Jozsef Pecsi Photography Scholarship

2008 : 65th Pictures of the Year Competition(POYi), 3th place, Portrait Story, Kansas City, USA

2006 : 63th Pictures of the Year Competition(POYi), 2th place, Feature Picture Story,  Washington, USA

2003 : Scholarship of Hungarian National Cultural Fund