Raster Gallery, Warsaw: The Epic Love Story of a Warrior

Raster Gallery invites you to the opening of an exhibition by Peter Puklus, “The Epic Love Story of a War­rior”.

from 'The Epic Love Story of a Warrior' by Peter Puklus

 

Peter Puklus is an artist living and working in Budapest, Hungary. He studied photography at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest (MOME) and new media design at the École National Supérieur de Création Industrielle (ENSCI) in Paris. He is about to finish his DLA (Doctor of Liberal Arts) studies in photography at MOME. Beside the photographic gaze which can always be found in the center of Puklus’ works, he recently started to explore undiscovered territories beyond the wooden frame. His recent projects involve sculptures, objects, installations, drawings and videos. In 2012 he published two photo-books: ‘One and a half meter‘ with Kehrer Verlag and ‘Handbook to the Stars‘ with Stokovec. At the moment he is working on his third book ‘The Epic Love Story of a Warrior‘ to be published in 2016. Puklus is represented by Trapéz in Budapest, by Robert Morat Gallery in Hamburg and Berlin and by Conrads Gallery in Düsseldorf.”

Opening on Saturday, August 27, 6-9PM

Peter Puklus (b. 1980) lives and works in Budapest. He studied at the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design (MOME) in his hometown and École National Supérieur de Création Industrielle in Paris, and is now finishing his doctoral studies in photography at MOME. Winner of the Renais­sance Photography Prize (2009). While wor­king mostly in photography he also uses other media, such as video, drawing or instal­lation; treating it as a annex to what is hap­pening in the main photographic image. 
The exhibition at Raster will feature works from a series entitled “The Epic Love Story of a War­rior – A Trilogy and Epilogue”. More information available on our website.

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