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Tamas Konok

 (born 1930)
Tamas Konok is active/lives in Hungary.  Tamas Konok is known for painting.

Biography  
Tamas Konok


Biography from Auctionata

The artist Konok Tamás was born in Budapest, where he attended the Academy of Fine Arts from 1948 until 1953 as the master pupil of Aurél Bernáth.  In 1959, he received a grant, which enabled him to move to Paris.  In 1963, he began working in New York and California.  He received additional support by a grant by the A.H. Hartford Foundation.

Tamás later started working as a professor at the Technical University in Budapest since 1982.  In 1998, he was awarded the most prestigious prize for a Hungarian artist, the Kossuth-Prize.  The artist lives in Budapest and Paris.

Works by Konok Tamás are in the possession of numerous international public collections (Art Museum Winterthur, Art Museum Bern, McCory Collection New York, Art Museum Budapest, National Gallery of Budapest, Fonds National d'Art Contemporain Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale Paris).


Biography from Auctionata
The artist Konok Tamás was born in Budapest, where he attended the Academy of Fine Arts from 1948 until 1953 as the master pupil of Aurél Bernáth.  In 1959, he received a grant, which enabled him to move to Paris.  In 1963, he began working in New York and California.  He received additional support by a grant by the A.H. Hartford Foundation.

Tamás later started working as a professor at the Technical University in Budapest since 1982.  In 1998, he was awarded the most prestigious prize for a Hungarian artist, the Kossuth-Prize.  The artist lives in Budapest and Paris.

Works by Konok Tamás are in the possession of numerous international public collections (Art Museum Winterthur, Art Museum Bern, McCory Collection New York, Art Museum Budapest, National Gallery of Budapest, Fonds National d'Art Contemporain Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale Paris).


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About  Tamas Konok

Born:  1930 - Budapest
Known for:  painting