Zsófia Keresztes


Born in 1985 Budapest  
Hungary Lives and works in Budapest


2004-2010 Hungarian University of Fine Arts, Budapest 2009 Aalto University, School of Art and Design, Helsinki

Solo Exhibitions

2022 After Dreams: I Dare to Defy the Damage, Ludwig Museum,Budapest, Hungary
2022 59th Venice Biennale, Hungarian Pavilion, Venice, Italy
2020 Conquered Storage, Parthenón- fríz Hall, Budapest, Hungary
2020 Glossy Inviolability, Elijah Wheat Showroom, New York
2018 Sticky Fragility, Gianni Manhattan, Vienna, Austria
2018 Facing Enemies, Melting Opposites, Karlin Studios, Prague, Czech Republic
2016 HOLYLAND, Labor, Budapest, Hungary
2011 Zsófia Keresztes, Le Vecteur, Charleroi, Belgium

Selected Group Exhibitions

2022 A Gateway To Possible Words, Centre Pompidou- Metz, Metz, France
2022 Paralells Part 3: Central Heating Visions, CAN-Centre d’art Neuchatel, Neuchatel, Switzerland
2022 Breathing Water, Drinking Air, Philara Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
2022 Would you still love me if I painted parrots all day?, Dirimart, Istanbul, Turkey
2021 Our Other Us: Art Encounters Biennale, Art Encounters Foundation, Timisoara, Romania
2021 Iskra Delta: The 34th Ljubljana Biennale, Mglc, Ljubljana, Slovenia
2021 Baltic Triennial 14: The Endless Frontier, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius, Lithuania
2021 Various Others (with Veronika Hilger), Sperling Münich, München, Germany
2020 Keeping the balance, Works from Art Collection Telekom, Ludwig Museum – Museum of Contemporary Art, Budapest, Hungary
2020 Dancing at the edge of the world, Sara Zanin Gallery, Rome, Italy
2019 Web of Wet, Trafó Gallery, Budapest, Hungary 2019 Fingertips, Carl Kostyál, London, England
2019 15th Lyon Biennale, Institut d’art contemporain de Villeurbanne, France
2019 Stone Telling, Kunstraum Niederösterreich, Vienna, Austria
2019 Love Data, 16th Alios Biennale, La Teste de Buch, France
2019 Bels Animals, Château du Feÿ, Villecien, France
2019 Liquid Bodies, Philara Collection, Düsseldorf, Germany
2019 ZAT 2019, 100 Artistes Dans La Ville, Montpellier-Séte, France
2019 Brno Art Open, Brno, Czech Republic
2019 Streamlines of the Jungle, MAGMA, Sf. Gheorge, Romania
2019 Sunbaked Thirst With Love, Ena Viewing Space, Budapest, Hungary
2019 La Revedere, Schimmel Projects, Dresden, Germany
2018 Éntomos, with Anna Hulačová, Prague City Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
2018 Orient, Galeria Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland
2018 L’Esprit Souterrain, Domaine Pommery, Reims, France
2018 Jutro, Castor Projects, London, England
2018 Somewhere in between, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium
2018 Orient, Kim?, Riga, Latvia
2018 The Rest / In Piece, 115-106, Budapest, Hungary
2018 Haptic House, Horse and Pony, Berlin, Germany
2018 Acéphale, AQB project space, Budapest, Hungary
2018 Prospects, Base-Alpha Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
2017 Occupations of Uninhabited Space, Gianni Manhattan, Vienna, Austria
2017 Esterházy Art Award
2017, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary
2017 Abstract Hungary, Künstlerhaus- Halle für Kunst und Medien, Graz, Austria
2017 Afterbirth of a Dream, Meetfactory, Prague, Czech Republic
2017 Letting Go, Trafó Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2017 Endless Backup, Futurdome, Milan, Italy
2017 Textour, Künstlerforum, Bonn, Germany
2016 The existential space of virtuality, Erika Deák Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2016 (read a line with a sarcastic undertone), with Rita Süveges,  A.P.A., Budapest, Hungary
2016 Standing in Front of Objects, Erika Deák Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2015 You dreamt with straight lines, I did with curves, which had acid shadows, Trafó Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2015 #vaporfolk #hollyvoodoo. Sponsored by Amazon Readymades., Lust Gallery, Vienna, Austria
2015 The Dys-Picture Generation, Art+Text, Budapest, Hungary
2015 Data Mining, ENA Viewing Space, Budapest, Hungary
2015 On Paper II., Erika Deák Gallery,Budapest, Hungary
2015 Data Mining, with Botond Keresztesi,  ENA viewing space, Budapest, Hungary
2014 Free Time, Exhibition of Csakoda Group, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, Hungary
2014 Extension, Chimera Project, Budapest, Hungary
2014 Fire: Walk With Me!,Studio Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2012 Organs and Extasy, Central Slovakian Gallery, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
2010 DECADENCE NOW! Visions of Excess, Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague, Czech Republic


2017 Budapest Gallery Residency Program, Vienna
2015 Visegrad Fund AIR Program (with Botond Keresztesi), at Banska St a Nica, Banská Štiavnica
2009 Erasmus, HelsinkiPrizes
2017 Esterhazy Art Award

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