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Abert Kováts

Abert Kováts, painter
1936 born in Budapest
1956 following the upheaval, was imprisoned while a student of the Teacher Training College in Szeged
1959 released from prison
1961 and on freelance exhibiting artist creating graphics for books, applied graphics and editing encyclopaedias
1991 and on has been publishing articles, studies and essays on art, which – selected – have come out in two volumes
1993-98 edited art programs for the main Hungarian TV channel (MTV)
1994 founding member of Society of Downtown Artists
1995 founding member and managing vice-president, since 2002 president of the Society of Hungarian Painters
1966 and on had 29 solo exhibitions
1991 member of National Association of Hungarian Creative Artists
was awarded the Memorial Prize of 1956
1999 Munkácsy Prize
Simsay Prize