ANTAL LAKNER

 

 
 

BIO

Born in 1966 in Budapest.
Lives and works in Budapest.

 

Education
2015 –  PhD Researcher, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest
1992 – 1995 Post-Graduate in Painting, Academy of Fine Arts Budapest
1988 – 1992 Degree in Painting, Academy of Fine Arts Budapest

 

Teaching & Presentations
2017   Harbour for Cultures, 8th CEI Venice Forum for A.C. Trieste Contemporanea, Venice

2016   Somatic City, workshop, Institute of Urban Planning, Faculty of Architecture, STU Bratislava [SK] 

2015   Monthly Guest / workshop, Studio for Immediate Spaces Sandberg Instituut, Amsterdam [NL] 
Guest professor, Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest, 2015 –

2014   FusiCity, International Workshop, System D Academy Sandberg Instituut – Téreltérítés Munkacsoport [Space Detournement Working Group] Budapest

2009   Founder of Téreltérítés Munkacsoport [Space Detournement Working Group]

2007–2014   Guest professor, Architectural department, University of Technology, Budapest

 

Award & Residencies
2008   Munkácsy prize, Budapest

2006   Art in General, artist in residency, New York, [USA]

2004   Drac Ile-de-France aide individuelle á la creation, Award, Paris, [F] 
            Le Recollets – Grant byDirection des Affaires Culturelles, Mairie de Paris, [F]
            Eötvös Grant, Budapest

2002 – 2003   Residency Cité Internatinale des Arts, Paris, [F]

2001 – 2002   Künstlerhaus Bethanien, International Studio Program, Berlin, [D]

2000   D.C.A.– Gammel Dok, Artist in Residence Program, Copenhagen, [DK]

1999 – 2002    Derkovits Grant, Budapest

1996   In and out of touch, Artist in Residence Program, London, [UK]

1993   Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten, The Hague, [NL] 

 

Public Collections
Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary
Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, Hungary
Szombathelyi Képtár [Szombathely Art Gallery], Hungary
Győri Városi Művészeti Múzeum [Győr City Art Museum], Hungary

 

Projects with Téreltérítés Munkacsoport [Space Detournement Working Group]
2014
[FUSI]city, International Workshop,  System D Academy, Sandberg Instituut – Téreltérítés Munkacsoport [Space Detournement Working Group] Design Week, Budapest

2011
SMS – Sick Museum Syndrome – AROMAGUIDE, Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary

2010
High on Art – Climbing Ernst, Ernst Museum, Budapest

2009
Smogreductor HUNGARIAN ALGAE – DIY air cleaner and head turner,
Blaha Lujza Square, Placc Festival, Budapest

2008 – 2014
Téreltérítésfull semester course on the history, theories, and practices of spatiality and spatial perception, Architectural department, University of Technology, Budapest

2008
King Mathias Ventilation Shaft – A Renaissance of irritation, Képíró street, Budapest
Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin [D] 2000 | 5. International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul [TR] 1997

 

exhibitions

Selected Solo Exhibitions & Projects

2012
Workstation, Ludwig Museum Budapest

2009
HTM Haptic Training Machine, Kisterem, Budapest

2006
INERS – Elevator stretching, Art in General, New York, [USA]

2005
States of micro- and double gravity, Trafó Gallery, Budapest
PASSIVE DRESS – habit de gravitation double, Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris, [F]

2004
HER– Plankton Class Marine Unit, MEO – Contemporary Art Collection, Budapest

2002
Art Mobile, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, [D]

2001
INERS – Passive Working Devices, Art Mobile-Human Powered Biennale Vehicles, Hungarian Pavilion & Giardini di Castello, XLIX. Venice Biennale, Venice, [I]

2000
EUROFARM, Hal Antwerpen, [B]
INERS – Passzív Munkaeszközök, Pécsi Kisgaléria, Pécs [H]

1999
HER – The Icelandic Army, Zenit Gallery, Budapest
Altered states with Attila Csörgő, Galerija Skuc, Ljubljana [SLO] 

1998
INERS – the Power, Studio Gallery, Budapest

1997
UGAR, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin [D]

1994
Bartók Travel, Bartók 32 Gallery, Budapest

1993
Pope Collection, Gallery ’56, Budapest
Emmental Expedition with Georg Winter, Stúdió Gallery, Budapest 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Gazdálkodj okosan! Ludwig Museum Budapest
Game kapocs, Modem, Debrecen

2015
Curated by Vienna – Subtle Patterns of Capital, Georg Kargl Gallery, Vienna [A] 
„Ekstase – Askese“. Mehr von Weniger!, Vögele Kultur Zentrum Pfaffikon, [CH]
Salon de L’astronautique de Plaisance, Halles de Schaerbeek, Brussels [B]

2014
Buildering: Misbehaving the City, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, [USA]

2013
Social Design, Emil Filla Gallery, Ústí nad Labem [CZ]

2012
Sport In Art, MOCAK The Museum of Contemporary Art, Kraków [PL]

2011
Auf die Plätze, Die Sportausstellung, Deutsches Hygienie-Museum, Dresden [D] 
Examples to follow, Mumbai, India [IND]

2010
Examples to follow, Uferhallen, Berlin [D]

2009
Sk-interfaces, Casino Luxembourg [L]
Return to Function, Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, Madison, [USA]

2008
Na mi van? Műcsarnok, Budapest

2007
Résidents, Espace Electra, Paris [F] 
Leibesübungen, Kunsthalle Göppingen [D]
10th Triennale Kleinplastik, Fellbach [D]
Made in, made out, Projectroom, Berlin [D]
Dorchester Festival, [GB]

2006
27th Sao Paulo Biennale, [BR] 
Lost and found, Kunsthalle Baden-Baden [D]
Big City Lab, Art Forum Berlin [D]
Positioning – In the New Reality of Europe, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo [J]
Post-modellism, Kunsthall, Bergen [N]

2005
DOMICILE: Privé/Public, Musée d’Art Moderne, Saint-Etienne [F]

2004
Call me Istanbul, ZKM Karlsruhe [D]

2002
MANIFESTA 4, Frankfurt am Main [D]
Body Power / Power Play, Württembergischer Kunsverein, Stuttgart [D]

2000
After the Wall, Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest; Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin [D]

1999
After The Wall, Moderna Museet, Stockholm [S]

 

publications

Antal Lakner: Workstation, Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, 2014

 

Mihály Demeczky