BALOG

BALOG

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"I still wonder all the time, if I see something that doesn`t exist, or if other people don`t see something that exists ..."
BALOG


STEFAN BALOG was born on the 6th of June 1968 in Aiud (Romania), Studies: “Bethlen Gabor” College (1987).1992 - 1995 School of Art-Alba Iulia (Romania),American University Bucharest-Art & Arhitecture (1997-1999), Popas Academy -Timisoara,graphic / engraving section (2005-2007).He studied engraving techniques with the hungarian master Kantor Janos (1995 - 2000) and art philosophy with the Indian master Chiru Chakravarty(2001 - 2003). Since 1991 he is full time artist.
Caricature and cartoon exhibitions: Trento (Italy - 1994, 1997), Fano (Italy - 1996, 1997, 1998), Torino (Italy - 1997), London (Great Britain - 1998), Tokyo (Japan - 1998, 1999), Iztapalapa (Mexico - 1998), Cairo (Egypt - 1998), Lefkossa (Cyprus - 1998), Ciudad de la Habana (Cuba - 1998), Taipei (Taiwen - 1998), Marostica (Italy - 1998), Olen (Belgium - 1999), Kragujevac (Yugoslavia - 1999), Piaui (Brazil - 1999), Fene A - Coruna (Spain - 1999), Groetsenhoven (Belgium - 1999), Piracicaba (Brazil - 2000), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania - 2003), Ottawa (Canada - 2005), Antioquita (Columbia - 2005), Gura Humorului(Romania - 2006,2012), Istanbul (Turkey - 2011), Alba Iulia (Romania - 2012).
Personal exhibitions: Aiud (1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2009,2013), Sovata (Romania - 1995), Rimetea (Romania - 1997, 1999, 2006,2010), Gyomaendröd (Hungary - 1997, 2001), Csorvás (Hungary - 1998), Alba Iulia (Romania - 2000, 2007,2011, 2012,2014), Sebes (Romania - 2002), Blaj (Romania - 2002), Bekescsaba (Hungary - 2002), Csongrád (Hungary - 2002), Cluj Napoca (Romania - 2003), Sibiu (Romania - 2003, 2004), Cairo (Egypt - 2003), Bombay (India - 2003), Gura Humorului (Romania - 2008),Vienna (Austria - 2006, 2009,2010), Hauho (Finland - 2010), Bucuresti (Romania - 2011),Bernardsville (U.S.A. - 2012),Petion Ville (Haiti-2012),New York (2013).
Prizes: “Liviu Rebreanu” Cultural Day’s Fine Art’s Prize (Aiud - 1993),Graphic Extra Prize in the “Light of Art” contest (Aiud - 1996),Winning prize “Courage World” Cartoon contest (Taipei, Taiwan,R.O.C. - 1999),The Jury’s Extra Prize for Caricature (Gura Humorului, Romania - 2005), IIIrd Prize, „Dreamland Transsylvania” Art Contest (Cisnadie, Romania - 2007),Awward of Excellence, IIIrd „Alb Umor” International Humour Festival, Alba Iulia (Romania - 2012)
The initiator and leader of the International “Inter-Art” Artcamp in Aiud (1996 - 2013), the International “Inter-Art” Youth Artcamp - Aiud (2006 - 2013), International “Wine - Art” Graphic Camp - Alba Iulia (2007, 2008), International “Prison Art” Camp - Aiud (2008). He founded the “Inter-Art” Foundation Aiud Romania, the “Inter-Art” Galleries and the “Inter-Art” Contemporary Art Museum in Aiud, Romania.
President of the “Inter-Art” Foundation Aiud, Romania.
Has works in private and state collections in more than 30 countries from all over the world.



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