TIBOR HARGITAI / T.H.
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TIBOR HARGITAI

TORONTO CANADA
416 898-1988
tibor.hargitai@sympatico.ca
www.tiborhargitai.com

Education

1997 Toronto Digital Media Studios majoring in MULTIMEDIA DESIGN

1986/88 Budapest ICON PAINTING Master (József Szentiványi)

1981/86 Budapest School of Fine Art majoring in PAINTING
Masters (Zoltán Tölg-Molnár, Zsigmond Károlyi, Iván Szkok)

Professional Experience

1990-present exhibiting contemporary art internationally
1986-present creating large scale murals

Exhibitions selected 
Solo

 
 

 

ON NOW THE 57th VENICE BIENNALE "PERSONAL STRUCTURES-open borders" "TIME SPACE LIFE" TOTEM WOMAN AND DOTART Installation at Palazzo Mora VENICE, ITALY

2017 THE ARTIST PROJECT TORONTO TOTEM WOMAN "THE WALL" Installation TORONTO, CANADA
2017 TORONTO FOR EVERYONE "THE WALK" Installation at Honest Ed's Toronto, TORONTO, CANADA

 

2016 MoMA, NEW YORK, USA ( DOTART WITH JACKSON POLLOCK "DOTMAN MAY I PROJECT LIFE, LOVE LIFE"
2016 TRIENNALE ITALIA INTERNATIONAL ART EXPO VERONA [solo] DOTART WOMEN VERONA, ITALY 
2016 THE ARTIST PROJECT TORONTO DOTART WOMEN TORONTO, CANADA
 
2015 THE POWER PLANT TORONTO, CANADA (DOTART WITH THE UNFINISHED CONVERSATION: ENCODING/DECODING "DOTMAN MAY I PROJECT LIFE")
2015 AGO TORONTO, CANADA (DOTART WITH HENRY MOORE"DOTMAN MAY I PROJECT LIFE")
2015 AGO TORONTO, CANADA (DOTART WITH BASQUIAT NOW'S THE TIME “DOTMAN MAY I PROJECT LIFE")

2014 SELECT INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR MIAMI, USA (DOTART)  Curator Tim Goossens
2014 SELECT INTERNATIONAL CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR NEW YORK, USA (DOTART) Curator Brian Whiteley
2014 TORONTO ART EXPO Metro Toronto Convention Center, CANADA "@NOW" (THE START OF DOTART and DOTISM) self curated
 
2013 TORONTO ART EXPO TORONTO CANADA ("Wet Dreams") self curated

2004 Hungarian Opera House, Red Salon Budapest HUNGARY (MONOSCOPE) with ANDRAS GAL self curated

1995 VASARELY MUSEUM Budapest HUNGARY (RETROSPECTIVE) (DEATH AND BIRTH BETWEEN RED AND BLUE EYES) Curator Maria Egri

1994 Sobot Fine Art Gallery Toronto CANADA (PHASES) self curated

1993 Black and Gold Gallery Beverly Hills U.S.A. (T.H.) Curator Lula Szasz
  
selected
Group

  
2016 JADITE GALLERIES NEW YORK USA (SQUARE LITTLE WORLDS) Curator Adelinda Allegretti
2016 RAW TORONTO, ONTARIO CANADA (DOTART)
2015 CYPRESS COLLEGE ART GALLERY, LOS ANGELES, USA (DOTART) SELF PORTRAITS #2 Curator Adelinda Allegretti
2015 ART SHOPPING CONTEMPORARY AT LOUVRE, PARIS, FRANCE (DOTART TO HONOR WOMEN)
2015 MUSEUM BRAMANTE HALLS, PIAZZA DEL POPPOLO, (from Caravaggio to modern days) ROMA, ITALY (DOTART TO HONOR WOMEN) Curator Paolo Levi
2015 BIENAL DE ART BARCELONA MEAM (European Modern Art Museum), BARCELONA, SPAIN (DOTART TO HONOR WOMEN) Curator Salvatore Russo
2015 FIRENZE ART, GUICCIARDINI PALACE, FLORENCE, ITALY (DOTART) Curator Salvatore Russo
2015 BIENNALE OF PALERMO, PALAZZO SANT'ELIA, ITALY (DOTART) Curator Salvatore Russo
1996 Hungarian American Contemporary New York U.S.A. Curator Viola Finn
" Millecentennial at H. Consulate"
1993 ART Miami International Art Expo. Miami U.S.A.
1992 ART Asia International Art Expo. Hong Kong

Awards selected

2015 ANNE FRANK HUMANITARIAN AWARD ITALY
2015 DAVID OF BERNINI AWARD ITALY
2015 CRITICS AWARD ITALY
2015 SANDRO BOTTICELLI PRIZE FLORENCE ITALY

1986 DOMANOVSZKY HONOR PRIZE BUDAPEST HUNGARY
1982 1st PLACE DRAWING BUDAPEST HUNGARY

Publications, Articles, Reviews


2017 HUNGARIAN LIFE March p12-14 by Bánfalvi Laura "Mindenki művész és minden művészet"
2017 TORONTO LIFE by Samantha Edwards The Walk
2017 CBC ARTS by Leah Collins Tibor Hargitai The Walk
2017 CTV NEWS TORONTO The Walk
2016 ACADEMIA ITALIA IN ARTE NEL MONDO Catalog p.112
2016 The 21st Century Art Book, “Dotart”, p.59
2016 Post City Toronto (Feb. edition), “The Artist Project - The Rise of Graffiti as Home Décor”, by Nikki Gill
2016 Triennale Verona Italy Catalog p.253
2015 We Contemporary 2015 Musa International Art Space, P156-157
2015 Effetto Arte May/June P.202-205 Tibor Hargitai Dotart=Vita Spazio Tempo Salvatore Russo
2015 EFFETTO ARTE March/April
2015 CATALOGE BIENNALE OF PALERMO, DOTART MA p.598
2015 CATALOG BIENNALE OF BARCELONA, DOTART WOMEN p.45
2015 Over Art Sept/Oct Cover P.9-11, Tibor Hargitai Dotart=Vita Spazio Tempo Salvatore Russso
2005 Art Today Új Művészet, Budapest, Vol.16, No. 1 Ellentétes Pályák Találkozása Bordács Andrea
1995 Vasarely Museum Halál És Születés (Kék És Vörös Szemek Között) Catalog
1995 Kurir Budapest Febr. 02. Kiállitás
1995 Blikk, Vol.14. Keresztre Feszités Három Dimenzióban Poos Zoltán P.11
1995 Vasárnapi Hirek Budapest, Vol.11, No.49, Magyar Festői Siker Kanadában P.8.
1995 Fészek, Toronto, Vol.1, No.3, Tiborr Hargitai P.3, P.10, P.12,
1995 Vasárnapi Hirek Budapest, Vol.11, No.5, Filozófus Festő Kanadából P.8. Pálffy Judit
1995 Magyar Élet, Toronto, Vol.48, No.8. Tiborr Hargitai Megfestett Kőltészete A Halál És Születés Bolerója P.6. Pálffy Judit
1994 Magyar Élet, Toronto, Vol.47, No.13, Festő Akit Nem Az Irányzatok Irányitanak Bessenyei László
1994 Magyar Élet, Toronto, Vol.47, No.17, A Lélek Szineváltozásai "Gondolatok Hargitai Tiborr Képeiről" P.6. Simándi Ágnes
1994 Kanadai Magyarság, Toronto, Vol.44, No.13, Hargitai Tiborr Kiállitása Toronto-Ban Koroknay Imre
1993 Új Magyarország, Budapest, Vol.3, No.217, [Szó-Váltás] A Lélekfestő P.8. Veszprémi Miklós
1993 Vasárnapi Hirek,Budapest Vol.9, No.22, Amerikai Tájon Magyar Ecsettel "Gondolatok Negativban" P.7. Lőkös Zoltán
1993 ART Miami '93 Miami Tibor Hargitai "Red and Blue meeting" p.198.


 

Collections

B.R. Cantor collection Santa Monica USA
B.Manz collection Regina Saskatchewan CANADA
E.Grinberg collection Toronto Ontario CANADA
J.Hennick collection Toronto Ontario CANADA
L.Szasz collection Los Angeles California USA
T.Mercer collection Calgary CANADA
V.Kanwar collection Milton CANADA
A.Gal collection Budapest HUNGARY
P.Lanyi collection Budapest HUNGARY
L.Buzas collection Toronto Ontario CANADA
R.Brown collection Toronto Ontario CANADA
V.Finn collection London UK

Art Guild L.A. Los Angeles California USA
TA2 Toronto Ontario CANADA
FirstService Corporation Toronto Ontario CANADA
Laurier Arts Corporation Calgary Alberta CANADA
West Art International Calgary Alberta CANADA