Exhibitions | Co-lab
László MOHOLY-NAGY: ARCHITECTS' CONGRESS
4 - 5 May 2019
Look is proud to participate in Budapest100, an annual programme founded by the Open Society Archives and KÉK Contemporary Architecture Centre this year paying tribute to the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus movement. Beside the other events taking place in our building on the first weekend of May, we present Moholy-Nagy's legendary documentary along with our Bauhaus-themed family programme. Read more...
Éva MAGYARÓSI: Where I Come From
26 January - 11 March 2018
LOOK presents Where I Come From, an animated video from her ten-episode Eden story cycle. Through their intimate tone, these "grown up fables" candidly reveal those ordinary and everyday life situations which – at the same time – mark the turning points in our lives, and the familiar feelings that come with them. Read more...
Outside | STROBOSCOP Art Space
Actions & "Reactions" | Talk, Screening & Concert
9 December 2016
We are responding to the invitation from Stroboskop, our soulmate gallery in Warsaw, and excited to present our local audience with a talk on the current Hungarian cultural policy from an independent perspective and bring them Reactions 2.1 by Dávid Gutema and Dávid Mikulán. Read more...
Outside | Fekete LUK
John SMITH: The Girl Chewing Gum
8 June - 20 July 2016
LOOK is proud to announce the screening of one of the early and most influential films of avant-guard British filmmaker John Smith. The Girl Chewing Gum is capturing the comings and goings of a busy street corner on a gray day in Hackney, London in 1976. It is Smith's voiceover that transforms the documented incidental events into something fictional and constructed. Read more...
Gábor KEREKES presents: GREEN TATTOO – UNPLUGGED
12 November - 24 December 2015
LOOK is hosting the next and final Hungarian go-around of Green Tattoo’s European tour brought to you by Gábor Kerekes. The psychedelic indie rock band that appears on stage together with wolves will present a fabulous unplugged entertainment and deliver a real upbeat atmoshpere. Read more...
Exhibitions | Outside
IF ONLY IT WAS AS EASY TO BANNISH HUNGER BY RUBBING THE BELLY AS IT IS TO MASTURBATE
11 September - 25 October 2015
LOOK is proud to present Israeli artist Guy Ben-Ner's two videos in September. It is the first time that Ben-Ner's works, «If only it was as easy to banish hunger by rubbing the belly as it is to masturbate» and «I'd give it to you if I could but I borrowed it» are exhibited in Hungary. Read more...
I'D GIVE IT TO YOU IF I COULD BUT I BORROWED IT
12 September - 25 October 2015
LOOK brings to you Guy Ben-Ner's video I'd give it to you if I could but I borrowed it on an outside location: Dob utca 31 - Budapest (Fekete Kutya) Read more...
Exhibition | Performance
Eugene BIRMAN | Scott DIEL
Starring Iris OJA, Balázs HORVÁTH and the Anima Musicae Chamber Orchestra
6/12/2014 - 18/01/2015 LOOK is proud to present Nostra Culpa, a dramatic orchestral work in two movements often referred to as the world's first 'financial opera'. Representing both sides of the spending coin, the piece takes up the age-old economic disagreement of austerity vs. stimulus and was inspired by a spectacular row between Paul Krugman, the Nobel laureate economist and Toomas Hendrik Ilves, the President of Estonia on Twitter. Read more...
15/12/2012 - 27/01/2013 The souvenir object is an incomplete piece of displaced experience. It is made whole only when taken out of its original context and supported by the invention of a reflective narrative that can be repeatedly consumed. Read more...
Dávid MIKULÁN / Dávid GUTEMA
with Kristóf Scheirer / Ferenc Zámbó / Dániel Veres / István László / Boldizsár Kovács / Smoko / DCSG / Norbert Orosz / Ákos Szabó / Dániel Podányi / Ádám Hajnal / Bálint Hambalkó:
Exhibition | Co-lab
CHRISTENSEN / DANEBOD / OLSEN: Materialeprøver
BUDAPEST: 11-22 March '12
PORTO: 11-24 June '12
THESSALONIKI: 1-14 October '12 (in Closed Gallery)
Materialeprøver* is a process based project that works with the immediately accessible materials, temporary structures and aesthetics of the city. Read more...
Levente SZŰCS: Rain
26 April - 27 May, 2012
Rain is a 24-hour real time video loop that runs non-stop during the time of the exhibition. The original animated painting is especially adapted by Levente Szűcs for his solo show in LOOK. Read more...
One Click Away
Launch: 11 December, 2011
It is the second time that LOOK changes direction. Instead of looking in you are invited to look outside and explore the universe and photography of Denise Saito. Explore more...
Dávid ADAMKÓ / Holly STREEKSTRA:
The Language Of The Enemy
8/10 - 18/11, 2011
The Language of the Enemy is a prison story exploring those layers of expression and states of mind that make us capable of dissolving tense situations. Read more...
30 January - 31 July, 2011
Look has temporarily moved its headquarters to Porto, Portugal. The opportunity is used to discover this land that once was home to the greatest explorers in history. Explore more...
DRAMA QUEENS • a play by ELMGREEN & DRAGSET • with text by TIM ETCHELLS
18 - 26 September, 2010
Screenings organised by Look start with the filmed version of Elmgreen & Dragset's Drama Queens, a play without actors. Read more...
29 March - 1 June, 2010
Atelier/soft machine is a video half way between fiction and documentary. In 2006 Sébastien Maloberti prepares in his studio a show titled SF Landscape... Read more...
11/12/2009 - 14/2/2010
Look's temporary exhibition programme starts with showing FTTSZT by Dávid Adamkó. Read more...