Péter Forgács (1950) is an independent media artist, the founder of the Private Photo and Film Archive (1983). He regularly exhibits at famous Hungarian as well as international art institutions such as the Getty Museum, the BOZAR. His solo show entitled ‘Letters to Afar’ was on view in the Museum of the City of New York. He has participated in numerous significant international art events, for instance he represented Hungary in 2009 at the Venice Biennale with his project entitled ‘Col Tempo – The W. Project’. His works can be found in prestigious collections including the MoMA or the Pompidou. In 2016 he took part in the Loop Barcelona video fair. In 2018, Forgács was awarded with the Acquisition Award at Loop Barcelona.