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Opening hours: 01 04 2011-31 10 2011 Tue-Sun.: 10.00-18.00 Monday: Closed 01 11 2011-31 03 2012. Tue-Sun.: 10.00-18.00 Monday: Closed
Wheelchair accessible: no
Description: Ferenc Martyn (Kaposvár, 1899. June 10 - Budapest, 1986. April 10), sculptor, painter, graphic designer, illustrator and ceramist. Born in Kaposvár, where children and relatives in his youth, filled the house of Joseph Rippl-Ronai. 1926 to 1940 he lived and worked in Paris, he became acquainted with modern trends and their representatives, such as De Chirico of metaphysical surrealism. In 1934 he joined the Abstraction-Création group of artists. Meanwhile, Hungary, the New Society of Artists (WELL) group of elected members. In 1940 he returned home, and from 1945 onwards, the art of Pécs was the dominant personality. During the Second World War he was a member of the European School, Erno Kallai. The non-figurative trend was one of the first Hungarian representative. In 1960 he turned from the síkgeometrikus representation. As a sculptor of modern Hungarian sculpture was among the first kísérletezői. FinomkerámiáVal dealt with, the Pecs Porcelain Factory made bowls, vases. The cultural life of Southern Transdanubia is dominant figure was the organizer and publications are equally important role.
Type (museum): art