Painter, Graphic artist, Illustrater

Albín Brunovský

Albín  Brunovský

Biography

Albín Brunovský studied from 1955 to 1961 and from 1963 to 1966 at the Ac­ademy of Creative Arts in Brati­slava with prof. Vincent Hložnik. In the years 1967 to 1990 he headed the special studio of book graphic art at the same school. He works in the sphere of free graphic art, painting, book illustrations, bank note and postage stamp design and other forms of applied graphic art. A. Brunovský has illustrated over 100 book titles. He has held over 100 one-man exhibitions and taken part in many international ex­hibitions. He won many prizes at home and abroad.

Albín Brunovský died on 20. January 1997

Graphics

Exhibitions

Selection

1965 - Die Brücke – Düsseldorf,  Fritz-Henssler-Haus – Dortmund, Oberhausen

1968 - Galerie Théatre – Geneve , Musée de la Ville  Paris,1

1971 - Baukunstgalerie - Köln a. Rhein, Museum Folkwang – Essen,

1977 - Jacque Baruch Gallery, Chicago

1981 - Galerie Novo , Mainz

1984 - Book Graphics , Utrecht

1987 - Comune di Perugia – Perugia

1988 - East West Shop – New York,

1989 - Cleveland Museum - Cleveland

1992 - Galleria Do Forni, Venice

1995 - Panorama Museum, Bad Frankenhausen

Awards

Selection

1964 - Ex-Aequo Prize at the Biennial of Graphic Art, Lugano

1966 - Prize at the Biennial of Graphic Art, Crakow

1969 - Otrano d’Argento Preis, Fillotrano , Herder Award, Wien

1969 - Otrano d’Argento Prize, Fillotrano , Herder Award, Wien

1975 - Gold Medal at the Biennial of Ex-libris, Malbork

1976 - Prize at the Intergrafik, Berlin

1977 - Purchase Award at Footprint, Seattle

1988 - First Prize at the Concorso internationale exlibristico Gabriele d'Annunzio , Pescara

1992 - Premio Internationale di grafica Do Forni, Venice

1995 - Prize of Martin Benka, Martin