Skip to main content

Hungarian Art

Confrontation and Revival in the Modern Movement

Éva Forgács


List Price: 32.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/17/2020)


Insightful essays and rarely-seen images tracing, from birth to maturation, several generations of Hungarian modernism, from the avant-garde to neo-avant-garde. This wide-ranging collection by va Forg cs, a leading scholar of Modernism, corrects long-standing misconceptions about Hungarian art while examining the social milieu and work of dozens of important Hungarian artists, including L szl Moholy-Nagy and Lajos Kass k. This book paints a fascinating image of twentieth-century Budapest as a microcosm of the social and political turmoil raging across twentieth-century Europe.

Doppelhouse Press, 9780997003413, 304pp.

Publication Date: January 31, 2017