Péter Sárközi, WAS

Art Brut

Description

The label 'art brut' (French: 'raw art' or 'rough art') was created by French artist Jean Dubuffet to describe art created outside the boundaries of official culture;

This series of photographs shows Csepel Works, a former industrial district in Budapest, Hungary. Today the district is mostly used by the periphery of society. In this series I have expropriated the works of these people.

Year: 2007

Format: 20 x 20 cm duratrans, lightbox

Exhibitions:

  • 2017 I. Photo auction, BÁV Apse Room, Budapest, Hungary, curator: János Bodnár
  • 2014 Totally Lost, Fondation de l’Architecture et de l’Ingénierie, Luxembourg
  • 2013 Exhibition of Peter Sarkozi, Castro Bistro, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2013 Totally Lost, Ex Deposito ATR, Largo Savonarola, Forlí, Italy
  • 2007 Hungarian Photo Biennial Dunaújváros, Intercisa Museum, Dunaújváros, Hungary

Publications:

  • 2018 A5 Magazine #11 (February)
  • 2007 Balkon 2007_7_8