Koásznai

FullSizeRender-10I ventured into Somerset House’s exhibition Koásznai: A Cold War Artist: Animation, Painting, Freedom without an in-depth knowledge of the world of animation. I immediately became mesmerized by viewing the drawings and sketches hanging on the wall. Adjacent to these works was a television showing the drawings coming to life. Koászani was a Hungarian artist who painted scenes from Paris, Prague and his home, Budapest, during the post Cold War era. His pop art technique utilized bright hues and stylized figures in a manner that transforms paper sketches to television animation.

FullSizeRender-3

FullSizeRender-6

FullSizeRender-5

FullSizeRender-4

FullSizeRender-8

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s