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Ambrus Gero

Birth: 03/24/1986
Place of Birth: Budapest, Hungary

Lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Studio: Brooklyn, New York, Pfizer Building, 630 Flushing Avenue, 7th Floor

Studies

2020 Pratt Institute, MFA Candidate, Painting and Drawing, Brooklyn, New York City
2009 University of Heartfordshire, Hatfield, England, advisor: Sam Jury
2005- 2011 University of Pécs, Art Faculty, Painting, Thesis Professors: Andras Lengyel, Zoltan Adam, Hungary
2005-2006  Novus Art School, Graphic and Film, Advisor: Jozsef Szurcsik

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Art Blankets for Picnic, Public Art that features 15 digitally produced tapestries, location: Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
2016 United People, Ateliers Pro Arts Gallery, Budapest
2016 United People, Exhibition in a private apartment, Budapest
2013 Drawings, Tabán Art Cinema, Budapest
2011 French Greyhound a' Picasso, Alexandra Book Store, Drawing show, Budapest
2011 Enviroment and L'amour, Arena Corner Office, Painting show, Budapest,

Group Exhibitions:

2019 Human Being / Being Human, Curated by Mari Moeller Joergensen, CGK - Carlsberg City Gallery & Art Salon Exhibition during Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen, Denmark
2019 Beyond Species, curated by FIT MA in Art Market Studies class of 2019, Fashion Institute of Technology, Manhattan, New York
2019 Z to A, curated by Susan Choi, Holyrad Studio, Brooklyn, New York
2018 Selected Works, curated by Lara Nasser, Pfizer Building, Brooklyn, New York
2018 Welcome Back,, Steuben Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
2017 Latarka Gallery, Budapest
2016 Latarka Gallery, Budapest
2016 Gallery-Museum Lendava, 21th International Fine Arts Workshop for Young Artists, Lendava, Slovenia
2015 In the Meanwhile, Partizán Galéria, Budapest, Hungary
2015 Give Me Air, Partizán Galéria, Budapest, Hungary
2011 Nádor Gallery, Pécs 2008
2010 Academy of Fine Arts Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany
2009 Wam Design Center, Budapest
2005 Hungaricum, Museum of Applied Arts, Competition of Hungaricum

Awards:

2018 People’s Choice Award as part of the Jackson’s Open Painting
Prize
2010 Compliment of Pécs - Competition of Public Speakers, I. prize
2008 The Most Positive Artist, Wam Design Gallery, award of public and the jury

Art Projects

2010 Pécs, Pécs Academic's Days Festival, Ikarus bus
2007 Dombovár-Gunaras, Northic walking path

Scholarships:

2019 Art Blankets for Picnic, GSEF Scholarship, Public art with 15 digitally produced tapestries, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
2019 Pratt in Venice Scholarship, merit-based
2011 Vaci Greens, 1st Prize, Competition of Public Creation for Environmental Sustainablity, Conceptual Garden, Atenor Company, Hungary
2010 Amadeus Scholarship, Erste Bank
2009 Erasmus Scholarship, University of Hertfordshire, England, Hatfield, advisor: Sam Jury

Public Collections:

2014 Data Foundation, title of the artwork: Naiv, 2008
2009 Foundation of Erste Bank, title of the artwork: Half Globe, 2009

International exchange and Scholarships

2012 Promotion and Protection of Traditional Carieers, Gazientep, Turkey
2010 Academy of Fine Arts Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Germany