Biai Föglein, István (1905-1974)

István Biai Föglein  Amsterdam, 1938   50×60cm oil on wood Signed bottom right: Biai Föglein Amszterdam 38 Reproduced
István Biai Föglein  Still- Life of Flowers, end of 1930' 70×80cm oil on canvas  Signed upper right: Biai Föglein István

1924-1929: Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Masters: Vaszary János, István Kiss. 1927-1928: 300 pengő Lord Rothermere Award, 1929-1930: State Scholarship, 1932: Company Szinyei laudatory recognition; 1934: Balló Ede Award. After graduating from college in France, received a scholarship. Then, many times he studied in France, Italy (1934) and Holland (1938). 1936-1937-Szolnok in the colony was a guest. In 1954 he was included from the alliance (Association of Hungarian Fine and Applied Arts). At the same time illustrated the book “The Crescent Moon by Géza Gárdonyi. Kisoroszi spent his summers from 1960. With Lipót Herman close friendship and working relationship. Early during his stay in Paris at the École de Paris Vaszary. Later he painted mainly paintings depicting the interiors away from this method of composition, but also to good use in his brilliant professionalism. Usually painted the same room, which was also his studio and residence, so images can be found in the motives of both painting accessories, like a typical day civilian objects. ( Interior through windows, mirrors multiplying the screen). In the 50s, from plein air landscapes painted. In his last period of the etchings, graphic reproductions made. Solo Exhibitions 1928 Museum Ernst, Budapest 1933 Museum Ernst, Budapest 1937, 1941 Gallery Tamás, Budapest 1965 Derkovits Hall, Budapest 1973 Pécs 1975 Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest 1977 Szekszard 1985 Csontváry Room 1985, Pécs