Gyula Juhász (sculptor)

Gyula Juhász (sculptor)

Juhász Gyula (Eger, April 13, 1876 - Újpest, January 6 1913) was a Hungarian sculptor and medallist.

He was studying at Iparrajziskola (Technical School of Design) from 1891 to 1893, then started to work in a workshop as architectural sculpture assistant. In the second half of the decade he was visiting engraving courses by Ferenc Vasadi. Due to his talent he shortly attracted the attention of Ede Telcs, renown medalist of the epoch. As from 1901 he attended Telcs' workgroup to learn more about designing medals. Awarded fellowship of the National Art Board (Országos Képzőművészeti Tanács) he was studying medal art at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna as follower of Edmund von Hellmer Austrian sculptor. As from 1906 he came out with personnel exhibitions (mostly in the Palace of Arts). After returning to Budapest he continued to work for Telcs, then in 1911 he did a field trip to Florence. Shortly he moved to the recently opened Százados Street Estate of artists, where he owned studio.

His statues ("Eva," 1909; "Gladiator"), medals and plaquettes ("Meat Industry Fair," 1907; "Dezső Szilágyi," 1908; "Exhibition on Accident Prevention," 1910) are fitting to the moderate trend of the Hungarian Art Nouveau.

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Gyula Juhász (disambiguation) — Gyula Juhász may refer to: *Gyula Juhász (sculptor) (1876 1913), Hungarian sculptor, medallist *Gyula Juhász (1883 1937), Hungarian poet *Gyula Juhász (historian) (1930 1993), Hungarian historian *Gyula Juhász (journalist) (1941 1984), Hungarian… …   Wikipedia

  • Juhász — may refer to:People* Attila Juhász (born 1967), Hungarian politician * Ferenc Juhász, Hungarian poet * Ferenc Juhász (born 1960), Minister of Defense for Hungary from 2002 to 2006 * Gyula Juhász (born 1883, died 1937), Hungarian poet; awarded… …   Wikipedia

  • Pál Teleki — For the soccer player who represented Hungary at the 1934 FIFA World Cup, see Pál Teleki (footballer). The native form of this personal name is széki gróf Teleki Pál. This article uses the Western name order. Pál Count Teleki de Szék Pál Teleki,… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”