Born in Budapest, Hungary
Studied fine art in Europe (Desi Huber School of Arts and Academy of Fine Art, Budapest), in Canada (Sir George Williams University, School of Arts, Montreal), Art Students’ League of New York, NY and in 1971 earned a Fine Art Degree (Summa Cum Laude) at NYU, New Patz
Since graduating I have worked as a professional artist and designer. My career has been divided between painting, designing textiles for the home furnishing industry and interior design.
From 1973 until 1986 I had a freelance design studio for textiles and wallpaper (Agnes Preston, Inc) in New York City; designing for companies including: Schumacher, Brunschwig & Fils, Lee Jofa, Stroheim, Kravet, Spectrum among others.
After moving to Greensboro, NC in 1986, I spent a decade pursuing my art. I had several solo shows and participated in numerous group exhibits in local and regional galleries, as well as in other states, Canada and Hungary. A few of those venues were: Green Hill Center for NC Art; Weatherspoon Art Museum, NC; Elliott University Center Art Gallery at UNCG, Durham Art Guild, NC; Knoxville Museum of Art, TN; Ann Leonard Gallery, NY; Gallery 200 Columbus, OH; University of Georgia, Atlanta; Budapest Galeria, HU.
I have been involved with local art organizations, including:
Center for Creative Arts, Greensboro – Painting Instructor
Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art –Board of Directors Member
Greensboro Artists’ League - President of the Board of Directors
United Arts Council, Greensboro – Member of the Board of Directors
In 1996 I established an interior design firm, Metamorphosis Design LLC, which is still active. Concurrently, from 2000 until 2009 I was creative director of Golding Fabrics, High Point, NC.
As a designer, I have travelled extensively in the US, to Asia and Europe.
Most recent shows:
3/2019 – solo show at Ambleside Gallery, Greensboro, NC
6/2018 - solo show at Revolution Mill, Greensboro, NC
12/2017 – invitational group exhibit at Green Hill Winter Show, Greensboro, NC
10/2017 – solo show at Ambleside Gallery, Greensboro, NC
11/2016 – solo show at Ambleside Gallery, Greensboro, NC
My paintings and drawings are in numerous private and corporate collections.
My work is represented by:
Ambleside Gallery, Greensboro, NC
Present Thyme, Roanoke, VA