Nyári, István

1952 - Born in Budapest, Hungary

1977 - MA in Graphic Design, University of Applied Arts, Budapest, Hungary

Since 1978 has been working as a painter, sculptor and set designer

Since 1985-90 has been living and working in New york as a graphic designer and as a painter

Since 1990-2005 has been working and living in Budapest

Since 2005 has been living and working as a painter in Brussel, Budapest and London

Memberships

1982 - Member of Association of Hungarian Artists of Fine and Applied Arts

Awards

2009 - Munkacsy Mihaly prize (Hungarian state prize for fine arts)

Selected solo exhibitons

2012 Virag Judit Contemporary Gallery, Budapest

2008 Gallery White, Budapest, Hungary

2007 Gallery White, Budapest, Hungary

2006 Gallery White, Budapest, Hungary

2004 MEO Contemporary Art Collection, Budapest, Hungary

2001 XO Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

2000 XO Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

1996 Vigadó Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

1994 Várfok Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

1992 Szent István Király Museum, Szekesfehervar, Hungary

1991 Dorottya utcai Kiállítóterem, Budapest, Hungary

1985 Liget Galéria, Budapest, Hungary

1978 Fiatal Művészek Klubja, Budapest, Hungary

Selected group exhibitions

2011 Mexico Sinestro, Resistance Gallery London

2011 "BP Portrait Award 2011",Aberdeen Art Gallery, Scotland

2011 "BP Portrait Award 2011", National Portrait Gallery, London

2010 “Legszínesebb nyár”, BUMBUM, Budapest, Hungary

“A kép képe”, Virág Judit Galéria, Budapest, Hungary

“Kommentárok a lényeghez”, BUMBUM, Budapest, Hungary

2009 “Kortársak és klasszikusok válogatott munkái”. BUMBUM, Budapest, Hungary

2008 Gallery White, Budapest, Hungary

2007 Gallery White, Budapest, Hungary

2006 “Playtime”, Aeroplastics, Brussels, Belgium

2005 "Oracle of Truth”, Aeroplastics, Brussels, Belgium

“All for One, One for All”, Aeroplastics, Brussels, Belgium

2003 Távoli Közelség, Olmutz, Czech Republic

2002 Kunst Zurich, Switzerland

2001 “Tisztelt Mesterek”, Szekesfehervar Museum, Hungary

Sculpture at the turn of century, Kunst Halle, Budapest, Hungary

2000 Kunst Zurich, Switzerland

“Dialogue - Art at the turn of century”, Kunst Halle, Budapest, Hungary

1998 “Diaszpóra (és) Art”, Dohány utca Synagogue, Budapest, Hungary

1997 “Olaj-Vászon”, Kunst Halle, Budapest, Hungary

1995 “The art of 80s”, Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary

“Helyzet-kép”, Kunst Halle, Budapest, Hungary

1993 Galeria del Arte Detursa, Madrid, Spain

Works in public collections

Szombathelyi Képtár (Kunst Halle), Szombathely, Hungary

Vak Bottyán Múzeum, Vác, Hungary

Kortárs Művészeti Múzeum, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary

Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

Art Collection, Dohány utcai Synagogue, Budapest, Hungary

Fashion Institute of Technology, New York