Szilárd Cseke

Szilárd Cseke (HUN, 1967) is an acknowledged representative of the Hungarian contemporary art scene, with a versatile oeuvre, which consists of mobile sculptures and conceptual paintings. He obtained his master’s degree at the University of Pécs in 1995. In 1997 he was awarded the Art Scholarship of the Hungarian Academy in Rome and the Derkovits State Fine Art Scholarship. He received the Munkácsy Prize, the most significant Hungarian prize for artists in 2014. He represented Hungary at the 56th Venice Biennale of 2015. His works have been shown internationally in Berlin, Vienna, Stuttgart, Frankfurt and at prestigious contemporary art fairs including Artissima, ARCOmadrid, Art Brussels and The Armory Show in New York. In 2015, he was invited by the curator for a group exhibition entitled  “Siliconvalse – Hungarian Reality”, which provided an overview of Hungarian art in the last 20 years and was held in Brno, Czech Republic.

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Szilárd Cseke: 'Sustainable Identities'
(detail of the installation of the Hungarian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015,
Work title: Multiple Identities; Sustainable development)

2015, seven PE foil-tubes, metallic filament, LED tubes, electrical fans,
fan boxes, polystyrene balls, sensors, plexiglass;
175x400x400 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: 'Sustainable Identities'
(detail of the installation of the Hungarian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015,
Work title: Multiple Identities; Sustainable development)

2015, seven PE foil-tubes, metallic filament, LED tubes, electrical fans,
fan boxes, polystyrene balls, sensors, plexiglass;
175x400x400 cm,

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Szilárd Cseke: 'Sustainable Identities'
(detail of the installation of the Hungarian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2015,
Work title: Multiple Identities; Sustainable development)

2015, seven PE foil-tubes, metallic filament, LED tubes, electrical fans,
fan boxes, polystyrene balls, sensors, plexiglass;
175x400x400 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: 'Siliconvalse - Hungarian Reality' exhibition enterieur
2015, Brno House of Arts, Brno

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Szilárd Cseke: Red Swirl
2015, acrylic medium, enamel, canvas,
110x110 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Face
2015, enamel, acrylic medium on canvas,
130x90 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Storm
2014, enamel and indigo paints, acrylic medium on canvas (in private collection),
50x50 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Swirl
2014, acrylic medium, enamel, lacquer (in private collection),
50x65 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Swirl
2014, acrylic medium, enamel, lacquer (in private collection),
145x120 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: I have great desire A (in private collection), C and D
2014, acrylic, silicone, wood,
36,5x16,3 cm

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Cseke Szilárd: Good Shepherd
2013, fluorescent tubes, electrical fans, steel, plexi,
110x200x120 cm

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Cseke Szilárd: Good Shepherd
2013, fluorescent tubes, electrical fans, steel, plexi,
110x200x120 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: We are moving abroad
installation view, Museum Kiscell-Municipal Picture Gallery 2013, Budapest
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngILWGVTDwA,

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Szilárd Cseke: We are moving abroad
installation view, Museum Kiscell-Municipal Picture Gallery 2013, Budapest
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngILWGVTDwA,

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Szilárd Cseke: We are moving abroad
installation view, Museum Kiscell-Municipal Picture Gallery 2013, Budapest
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngILWGVTDwA,

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Szilárd Cseke: We are moving abroad
2013, paper, fluorescent tubes, reflection foil,
45x90x45 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Shall I go or shall I stay
2013. electric fans, plastic bags, fluorescent tubes, plexi glass, chipboards from used furniture ,
160x125x80 cm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sikmCe2i2bc

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Szilárd Cseke: Adjustment
2013,electronic fans, polystyrene ball, fluorescent tube, cardboard, wood (in private collection),
260x350x33 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Substance and phenomenon
2013, paper, plastic, car rear light, LED stripe,
37x78x21 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Jobcentre East exhibitionn interior
2012, Ani Molnár Gallery

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Szilárd Cseke: Limits of Growth
2012, solflex, electric fans, plexi glass (in private collection),
105x303x303 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Limits of Growth (detail)
2012, solflex, electric fans, plexi glass (in private collection),
105x303x303 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Job Centre East
2012, steel, fluorescent tubes, plexi glass,
72x85x10 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Jobcentre I - detail
2012, plexi glass, fluorescent tube, paper, steel, MDF,
85x191 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Find Your Job Now I-II
2012, plexi glass, paper, fluorescent tubes,
106x32 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Fixed Rate
2012, steel, fluorescent tubes, plexi glass,
72x158x12 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Deep Look
2012, tires, polystyrene balls, electric fans, fluorescent tube, electric control, iron, wood,
182x184x95 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Illusion of Progress
2012, tire, polystyrene balls, electric fans, fluorescent tubes, electric control,
95x95x30 (x11) cm
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hEXkWcfd_Gs&feature=youtu.be

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Szilárd Cseke: Dual identity
2012, acryl tube, electric fans, polystyrene ball, electronic control,
12x12x185 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: World-order
1994-2003, steel, wood, polyuretan-foam, rubber gloves,
180x80x150 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Purification of the mind and copy
canvas, wood, brushes,
two pieces, each, 58x118x62 cm

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Szilárd Cseke: Eleven turnings in right angle
2000, stainless steel, polystyrene ball, electric fans, plexi glass, pvc,
32x1174 cm