THE OPENING OF THE PHOTOREPORTERS OF BIHOR REGION
It took place on Thursday, the 17th of December 2019 in the exposing rooms of the Ștefan Tóth István Artistical and Technical Photography Collection Museum from the Oradea Museum-Cultural Center, in front of a large number of visitors. Photoreporters of written and on-line press from Bihor and Hajdú-Bihar attended the event. Eugen Antal, from the Bihor Prefecture and Dacian Pallady representing Ilie Bolojan, Oradea's mayor, honoured the opening with their presence. The public was saluted by Ștefan Tóth István AFIAP, the president of the „Euro Foto Art” International Association and also the curator of the exhibition. The floor was taken by: Angela Lupsea, the manager of the Oradea Museum-Cultural Center, Dinicu Braghina, the honourable president of the Union of Professional Journalists Bihor, Mircea Chirila, the manager of the Bihoreanul newspaper and Zsolt Kovács, the editor of the Hajdú-Bihari Napló newspaper. The musical moments were offered by the pupils of the Art High School: Bianca Popa and Abigél Porsztner. Ștefan Tóth István AFIAP gave the 6 winning „Carol Pop de Szathmári – Szathmári Pap Károly” wafers to: Ovi D. Pop EFIAP (”Day by day”), Demian Costel, (Bihor Online ”bihon.ro”), Camelia Bușu (”Jurnal Bihorean"), Iovan Ciprian, (”Crișana”), and to the following photoreporters: Kovács Péter (”Hajdú-Bihari Napló”), Matey István, (”Hajdú-Bihari Napló”) from Debrecen. Dinicu Braghinã gave to Remus Toderici ("Crișana") the cup of the Union of Professional Journalists Bihor. Szilágyi Lóránd ("Bihoreanul") got the cup of the photoreporters from Bihor region. The new exhibition, included in the 7th edition of the „Carol Pop de Szathmári – Szathmári Pap Károly” photography festival, will be opened to the public until the 10th February 2019 from Tuesday until Sunday between 9.00 and 17.00 hours.
ȘTEFAN TÓTH AFIAP, PHOTOGRAPHY ARTIST, AWARDED AT BUCHAREST
On Wednesday, the 21st of November 2018, at 17.30 hours, at the ”C.Nottara” Theater from Bucharest, in the preamble of the Multiart theater festival for prisoners - "DANA CENUSA - unchaining through culture" the "With camera through prisons" exhibition's opening took place, during the International Theater Festival. The event was organized by the Nottara Theater in collaboration with the National Administration of the Prisons (ANP). Stefan Tóth AFIAP, the president of the ”Euro Foto Art” International Association and the coordinator of the "With camera through prisons" national project, was present at the event. The first catalogue, called The National Folk Festival - the 4th edition, printed with the support of the National Administration of Prisons (ANP) and of the EFA, was released. The catalogue includes images taken by the well-known photographer, Stefan Tóth AFIAP from Oradea for the "With camera through prisons" project which was opened on the 14th of September 2018 at the ”Dimitrie Gusti” Folk Museum in Bucharest. In 2019 will be released more catalogues related to this project. Ioana Morar, the vice manager of the ANP, gave the author a honorable diploma signed by Marian Dobrica, chief commissary of prisons and the general manager of ANP. The prise was given especially for the contribution at the social reintegration. The project wants to illustrate, in an artisical way, the reality of the Romanian prisons and this way, to sensitize the public with regard to the deprivation of freedom.
IMPRESSIVE OPENING AT THE ORADEA MUSEUM -
Many of his former school colleagues from Oradea and Timisoara has participated on Friday, the 1st of June 2018, at 11.00 hours, at the opening of Paul Bock's (the USA, California), the well-known photography artist's exhibition, called "The mysteries of light". There are 72 valuable images exposed, taken with high artisical talent in many places of the world. The room for the images's enlarging equipment from the ”Ștefan Tóth István” Photography Museum has became full of visitors. The public was saluted by dr. Ioan Ciorba who represented the Museum. At the event, organized by the ”Euro Foto Art” International Association (EFA) in partnership with the Oradea Museum - Cultural Center, the president of the Bihor region Council - Pásztor Sándor and the president of the EFA - Stefan Toth AFIAP got the word. Stefan Tóth gave the author the patronage certificate with no. 2018/ 051. The exhibited images were presented by dr. Ramona Novicov, art critic who described them as pictures painted with light. The musical moments were offered by Mircea Malita (violin) and Thúrzó Sándor Jozsef (viola), artists who performed from the international repertory. The exhibition will be opened to the visitors until the 1st of July 2018, between 10.00 and 19.00 hours. (Photo: Gardó Zoltán)
OUTSTANDING OPENING AT THE ORADEA MUSEUM -
On Tuesday, the 9th of May 2018, at 11.00 hours, in the exhibition rooms of the ”Ștefan Toth Technical and Artistical Photography ollection”, a new opening took place in front of a large number of visitors, including two Canadian tourists. The exhibition was organized during the European Photography Festival and the Festum Varadinum. The valuable photography artist, Bálint Zsigmond AFIAP from Targu Mures presented 62 images (40 images at large size) in a collection called "Closed to the people". The public was saluted by dr. Diana Iancu, museum expert and the exposed images were presented by dr. Ramona Novicov, art critic. Ștefan Tóth AFIAP, the president of the Euro Foto Art International Association valued the high level of the photographs and gave the author the patronage certificate with no. 048/2017. Bálint Zsigmond thanked to the museum for the wonderful exposing conditions and to Stefan Tóth AFIAP, curator, for the excellent quality of the images. The musical moments were offered by the students from the Art Highschool Oradea and the viola artist, Thurzó Sándor József. This new exhibition (552) will be opened to the visitors until the 24th of May 2018, between 12.00 and 18.00 hours. (Photography: Gardó Zoltán)
OPENING AT THE ORADEA MUSEUM - CULTURAL CENTER
On Wednesday, the 4th of April 2018, the opening of the retrospective exhibition of Dan Buruleanu AFIAP from Timisoara took place in front of a large number of visitors. The exhibition, organized by the ”Euro Foto Art” International Association in partnership with the Oradea Museum - Cultural Center, includes 50 images of different sizes taken in analogue and digital techniques. The public was saluted by dr. Diana Iancu, museum specialist. The curator of the exhibition was Stefan Tóth AFIAP, who gave the author the patronage certificate no. 044. The images were presented by the author himself. The musical moments were offered by Thurzó Sándor József, viola artist. The exhibition will be opened to the visitors until the 5th of May 2018, from Tuesday to Sunday between 10:00 and 18:00 hours. For more information, please check out the media communicate (Photo: Gardó Zoltán).
OUTSANDING OPENING AT THE ORADEA FORTRESS MUSEUM.
On Tuesday, the 27th of February 2018, at 16.00 hours, the opening of the personal exhibition of Dr.Teodor Radu Pantea EFIAPs took place in front of a numerous number of visitors. The public was welcomed by Dr. Diana Iancu, museum specialist. The curator of the exhibition was Stefan Tóth AFIAP, the president of the Euro Foto Art international association, who appreciated the artistic quality of the images and the creativity of Mr. Pantea. Mr. dr. Aurel Chiriac, the manager of the local Great Museum, praised the personality and the activity of Mr. Pantea. In the closing moment there was the launching of the "Mirror of memory" album. The musical moments were offered by Alexandrina Chelu and dr. Carmen Vasile. The Mirror of memory exhibition will be opened to the public until the 4th of April 2018.