Born in 1977, Mosonmagyaróvár, Hungary

http://www.csakilaszlo.com/

STUDIES

2003 – DLA training at MOME
1996-2002 Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest (MOME), Department of Visual Communication, Video Department (as part of the Visual Communication Department)
1992-1996 Secondary Art School of Győr

MEMBERSHIP

2002 - 2010 member of the prejury at the MEDIAWAVE International Arts Festival
2000 – member of the Association of Young Artists (SYAA)
1997 – member of the Hungarian Independent Film and Video Association (MAFSZ)

EDUCATION

2010- Krea Art School, Applied Photography Department
2006-2008 lecturer and guide for specialization at MOME, Department of Visual Communication, Media Design (video) Department
2005-2008 guest lecturer at Kontakt Photo School
2005-2006 art teacher at MOME, Department of Visual Communication, Animation Department
2002-2006 MOME entrance examination preparatory course on drawing

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013 Blue Pelikan, Jurányi Gallery, Budapest
2012 My Name is Boffer Bings, NextArt Gallery, Budapest
2010 Tincity Photo Project (common project with Árpád Horváth), Lumen Gallery, Budapest
2010 Poetic Images, NextArt Galeria, Budapest
2007 Agár – Hungarian Greyhound Project (common project with Szabolcs Pálfi), Pixel Gallery, Budapest
2006 Storyboards 2001-2006, Iroquoise Gallery, Szombathely
2006 Agár – Hungarian Greyhound Project, Museum of Ethnography, Budapest
2006 Adaptations and Document, ACB Gallery, Budapest
2005 Art and Pleasure in One, Millenáris, Budapest
2004 The Home of the Goalkeeper, ACB Gallery, Budapest
2001 Günter & Gretel, (common project with Katalin Judit Elek), Miro Photo Gallery, Budapest

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012 Organs & Extasy, Central Slovakian Gallery, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
2012 What is Hungarian? Contemporary Answers, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2012 the hero the heroine and the author From the Collection of the Ludwig Museum, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
2011 NextArt Profile Budapest, Gallery Schuster, Berlin
2011 Hybridity in the Carpathians, The Irokéz Collection and the Regime Change, Modem, Art center, Debrecen, (Hungary)
2011 Scope ArtShow, International Contemporary Art, New York
2011 Agriculture, Institution of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, (Hungary)
2010 Art Market, contemporary visual arts exhibition and fair, Budapest
2010 Donumenta – Ungarn: Liberation Formula, Regensburg
2009 Hungarian Association of Young Artists prize 2008, exhibition with Marcell Esterházy, Labor Gallery, Budapest
2008 A New Refutation Of Time, exhibition of Iroquois Collection, Ludwig Museum, Budapest
2008 Crazycurators Biennale II., projectSPACE, Bratislava
2008 Hommage à Kovásznai, Pixel Gallery, Millenáris, Budapest
2008 What’s up?, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2007 Eccentric Paths – young artists from central europe, Lisbon
2006 Küba: Journey Against the Current, Nestroyhof, Vienna, Austria
2006 Subjective – Objective, video art exhibition, Várfok Gallery, Budapest
2006 Plug 2006, contemporary visual arts exhibition and fair, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2005 Hold on a Minute! 4th exhibition of the Miskolc Art Workshop at the Miskolc Gallery, Miskolc, (Hungary)
2005 Best of Utopia +-, Millenáris, Budapest
2005 Little Hungarian Comic Story, Karton Gallery, Budapest
2004 GreenMANIA, Várfok Gallery, XO room, Budapest
2004 Below Size, Várfok Gallery, Budapest
2004 Media Factory, Zsolnay Factory, Pécs (Hungary)
2004 Reporting Exhibition of the Gyula Derkovits Art Scholars, Ernst Museum, Budapest
2003 Bad Boys, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2003 Cruising Danubio at The Cutting Edge of Contemporary Hungarian Art, Madrid
2003 After Dreams, Hattyúház, Pécs, (Hungary)
2003 Plastica Dreams, After statuary and installation, Kunsthalle, Budapest
2003 Cream 2003, MEO, Contemporary Art Collection, Budapest
2003 Inflexible Collision, Institution of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, (Hungary)
2003 The Ninth Art or European View, Institution of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, (Hungary)
2003 Reporting Exhibition of the Gyula Derkovits Art Scholars, Ersnt Museum, Budapest
2003 Open Space – Real Image, Museum of  Lajos Hatvani, Hatvan, (Hungary)
2003 ClipArt-Photoshop Fans, Várfok Gallery, Budapest
2003 Suomalais – Unkarilainen Taiteilijasymposium, Hungarian Cultural and Scientific Centre Helsinki
2002 Space, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, (Hungary)
2002 Reporting Exhibition of the Gyula Derkovits Art Scholars, Ernst Museum, Budapest
2001 Falsification of Nature, House of Arts, Szombathely, (Hungary)

PRIZES, SCHOLARSHIPS

2011 National Cultural Foundation – financial support for creators
2008 Hungarian Association of Young Artists prize 2008
2007 National Cultural Foundation – financial support for creators
2004 National Cultural Foundation – financial support for creators
2003 National Cultural Foundation – financial support for creators
2002 ARC video competition, animation category, winner
2001 ARC video competition, 3rd prize
2001-2003 Gyula Derkovics Art Scholarship
2001 AUDI A2: The Muse, AUDI-Várfok Competition, 2nd prize

WORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Public Foundation for Modern Art, Dunaújváros, Hungary
Iroquois Collection, Szombathely, Hungary
Horváth Foundation, Budapest
T-B A21, Thyssen – Bornemissza Art Contemporary, Vienna, Austria
Contenporary Art Collection of Miskolc Gallery, Miskolc, Hungary
Collection of Szelényi-Karvalits, Budapest
Ludwig Museum, Budapest

FILMOGRAPHY

MY NAME IS BOFFER BINGS (2012, chalk animation, 35mm, black & white, 20 min., 1:1.85, DolbySR)
2013 11th Kecskemét Animation Film Festival, Main Prize and Film Critics Prize
2013: 92nd Annual Awards, Art Directors Club, Merit Award

Festivals:
2013 Zubroffka 8th International Short Film Festival (in competition)
2013 Animateka International Animated Film Festival (in competition)
2013 3D Wire International Animated Film Festival (in competition)
2013 13th Hungarian Film Festival Los Angeles
2013 Guanajuato International Film Festival (in competition)
2013 11th Kecskemét Animation Film Festival (in competition)
2013 Mediawave International Film Festival (in competition)
2012 Anilogue International Animation Film Festival (in competition)

Tincity (2010, documentary, 35mm, colour, 27 min., 1:1.85, DolbySR)
2010 Documentary film category, Judit Ember main prize at the 41st Hungarian Film Week

Festivals:
2011 San Jose Cinequest (in competition)
2011 Zágráb ZagrebDox (in competition)
2010 41st Hungarian Film Week (in competition)
2010 Salerno International Film Festival (in competition)

Unknow Habit (2007, short fiction, 35mm, black & white, 8 min., 1:1.85, DolbySR)
                 
Festivals:
2008 39th Hungarian Film Week (in competition)

The Ant and the Cicada (2007, short fiction, 35mm, colour, 10 min., 1:2.35 cinemascope, DolbySR)

Festivals:
2008 Brussels Short Film Festival (in competition)
2008 Istanbul International Short Film Days
2008 Milan Film Festival (in competition)
2008 Săo Paulo International Short Film Festival
2008 Sassari Sardinia Film Festival
2007 Brest International Short Film Festival
2007 Bucharest DaKINO (in competition)
2007 38th Hungarian Film Week (in competition)

Egerszalók (2003-2006, documentary, 16mm, black & white, 17 min., 1:1.85, DolbySR) co-directed with Szabolcs Pálfi
Festivals:
2006 37th Hungarian Film Week (in competition)
2006 Sarajevo Film Festival (in competition)
2006 Zagreb Film Festival (in competition)

Wasps, Geese, Pear-tree (2004, chalk animation, 35mm, black & white, 5.30 min., 1:1.33, DolbySR)
2005 prize of the Hamburg Short Film Agency at the 51st International Short Film Festival Oberhausen
2005 Ljubljana ANIMATEKA, Special Mention

Festivals:
2006 Istambul International Short Film Festival
2005 Berlin INTERFILM (in competition)
2005 DaKino Bucharest International Short Film Festival (in competition)
2005 Changzhou CICDAF (in competition)
2005 Chieti Matita Film Festival – Hungarian Retrospective
2005 Ljubljana ANIMATEKA  (in competition)
2005 Short Film Festival Oberhausen (in competition)
2005 Seoul SICAF
2005 Taiwan International Animation Festival
2005 Vilnius TINDIRINDIS (in competition)

Fluxus Hair Tainer (2004, short fiction, 35mm, colour, 5 min., 1:1.85, DolbySR)
2005 Association of Hungarian Journalists, Film Critics Prize for the director of the Best Short Film in

Festival:
2005 36th Hungarian Film Week (in competition)


Days that Were Filled with Sense by Fear (2003, chalk animation, 35mm, black & white, 7 min., 1:1.33, DolbySR)

2005 Young Filmmakers Film Festival, 2004, animation category, main prize
2005 7th Kecskemét Animated Film Festival, 2005: best first feature film-director
2003 11th Alter-Native International Short Film Festival, main prize

Festivals:
2005 Istambul International Short Film Festival
2005 Slamdance Film Festival Los Angeles
2004 Belo Horizonte ISFF (in competition)
2004 Granada Short Film Festival
2004 Short Film Festival Oberhausen (in competition)
2004 Trickfilm Festival – International Animated Film Festival, Stuttgart
2003 Chieti Matita Film Festival (in competition)
2003 Espinho CINANIMA
2003 11th Alter-Native International Short Film Festival (in competition)