Beke László

Person Type:
person
Life Span:
1944 –
Country of Birth:
Hungary
Biography:
Born in Szombathely. Lives and works in Budapest. He studied Art History and Hungarian Literature at ELTE University (1963/68). He was a research fellow in Art History at the Research Institute for Art History of the Hungarian Academy of Siences (MTA, 1969/86) and later a Guest Professor of Art History at the University Lumiére in Lyon (1987/88). He was the chief curator of the XIX.-XX. Century Art Department of the Hungarian National Gallery of Budapest (1988/95) and the general director of the Műcsarnok (Kunsthalle, 1995/2001), currently he is the director of the Research Institute for Art History at MTA (2000-). Through out his significant teaching carrier he was a research fellow at the Hungarian Academy of Applied Arts (1989/96), currently he is a Professor and the Head of Department at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts (1994-). His main field of research is the XIX.-XX. century art. He is the editor of numerous anthologies. He has considerable publications in the field of photography, cinema and different medium theories: 'Művészet/elmélet. Tanulmányok 1970-1991' ['Art/Theory. Studies 1970-1991'] (Balassi Kiadó - BAE-Tartóshullám - Intermedia, Budapest, 1994). (2011)
Creator
 
TITLE TYPE CREATION DATE
still Mediology interview
1990
still One Day in Hungarian Tv video art
1986
Lecturer
 
TITLE TYPE CREATION DATE
still Conceptual Art in Hungary discussion,
presentation
1997-09-19
still Erdély Miklós és a művészettörténet presentation
2008-06-06
still Flusser: Surprises presentation
1997-03-17
still Infermental Presentation discussion,
presentation
2002-10-21
still Intermedia and Media Model presentation
2000-09-22
still Látás, nézés, tekintet - fogalmak a 20. század művészetében presentation
2002-11-05
still Scientific Application of the Image - Introduction presentation
1999-10-03
Contributor
 
TITLE TYPE CREATION DATE
still 15 Actions for Marta Minujín (1967) performance,
performance art
2007-10-12
still Discussion on the Topics Addressed and on the Media Model Exhibition discussion
2000-09-22
Curator
 
TITLE TYPE CREATION DATE
still Perspective - International Media Art and Media History Exhibition exhibition
1999-06-30 - 1999-08-22
Supervisor
 
TITLE TYPE CREATION DATE
still SUB VOCE exhibition
1991
Author
 
TITLE TYPE CREATION DATE
still Perspective catalogue
2000 - 2001
still Polyphony catalogue
1993
still SUB VOCE catalogue
1991