THE OPENING OF THE WELL-KNOWN PHOTOGRAPHY ARTIST FROM ORADEA IN VESZPRÉM (HU)
In front of a large number of visitors including members of the Bakony photoclub from Veszprém, the opening of the personal exhibition of Stefan Tóth AFIAP named "The picturesque Chia" took place at the Agóra Cultural Center. 50 colour images were presented on easels, taken by the artist in the picturesque China during his 8 visits there. Mrs. Fazekas Orsolya, who represented the Agora Cultural Center, saluted the visitors. Then, Mr. Mátyus Károly, the president of the Bakony photoclub from Veszprém, presented the author's artistical and managerial activity and evaluated the high level of the exposed images. In the beginning of his speach Stefan Tóth AFIAP remembered Láng Tibor, the former president of the Bakony photoclub, then he described his exposed work. During the event there was signed the protocol between the Euro Foto Art international association and the Bakony photoclub from Veszprém. It is appreciable that this way the number of the partner organizations of the EFA international association achieved 53 beyond countries from Europe, Asia and South Arabia. At the closing of the event the visitors got the the program printed by Duran's Oradea ltd. The "picturesque China" exhibition in the city near the beautiful Balaton lake, will be opened to the public until the 06th of July 2018 for free. (Photography: Tóth István Aramisz)
Personal exhibition of the fine-art photographer Vasile Paladean in Chernivtsi (UA)
The Art Museum of Chernivtsi Region (UA) hosts between the 1st – the 21st of December 2015 the personal exhibition of the fine-art photographer Vasile Paladean, containing 40 exquisite portraits. The personal exhibition, dedicated to the National Day of Romania, was organized under the patronage of the Consulate General of Romania in Chernivtsi and of the “Euro Foto Art” International Association. The exhibiting fine-art photographer has been fond of photography since childhood and his photos have been published in several magazines and newspapers of Ukraine and Romania. His works have participated in a series of national and international salons and many of them have been accepted and have won prizes. He was part of several international juries of photographic art (Oradea, Cluj-Napoca and Suceava). The exhibited portraits represent people of note from Chernivtsi and not only. The audience of the event was very numerous, comprising also a delegation of Maramureş, which came to celebrate the National Day of Romania. The public was greeted by the director of the Art Museum, Mrs. Inna Kițul, then the floor was taken by Mrs Eleonora Moldovan, Consul General of Romania in Chernivtsi, who praised Vasile Paladean’s artistic activity. Then, speeches were delivered by the teacher Elena Purici, the poet Arcadie Opaiț and the writer Ilie Zegrea, who aprreciated the message of the portraits made with genuine emotion and feeling by the exhibiting fine-art photographer. The exhibition will be open to the public of Chernivtsi until the 21st of December 2015
Personal exhibition of the fine-art photographer Balla Árpád Zoltán (Odorheiu Secuiesc) “Lumină-Balla-da” - “Light-Balla-d”.
The House of Culture “Aranyház” in the centre of Budapest hosted the personal exhibition of the fine-art photographer Balla Árpád Zoltán, entitled “Lumină-Balla-Da” – “Light-Balla-d”. The author was born in Odorheiu Secuiesc, in 1957. At University, he was the student of Vova Bârsan. He has been a member of the Art Photographers Association of Romania for three decades. Besides being a member of the PhotoClub of his city, he is also an appreciated member of the “Euro Foto Art” Association, located in Oradea. Since 1975, he has regularly participated in salons of photographic art. Last year, he opened personal exhibitions in Odorheiu Secuiesc, and this year, in Oradea, Băile Felix and Cluj-Napoca. The official opening of the first personal exhibition in Budapest took place on Sunday, the 26th of November 2015, at 4.00 p.m, in the presence of the author, of a numerous audience – friends and relatives, photography lovers. The stages of the artist’s life, his career as a photographer and the wonderful collection were presented by the artist Teleki Klára. The special ambiance of the opening was provided by the guitar player Rák Béla. After the speeches, the public talked with the author about his works, creation “secrets” and plans for the future. The event lasted until evening and ended with a reception given by the exhibiting fine-art photographer. The exhibition of Balla Árpád Zoltán, organized under the patronage of “Euro Foto Art” Association, will be open until the 19th of December 2015, from Tuesday to Sunday, between 9.00 and 6.00. Access to the exhibition is free of charge.