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The Photojournalist Robert Capa

Permanent exhibition at the Capa Center, which is open during normal opening hours.

The unique exhibition presents about 138 photographs from the series, including many that have become iconic, and explores the major stages of the photographer’s life, arranged according to the themes defined by the oeuvre. Robert Capa’s work is important because of the profound impact his images and attitude have had on the public, forever changing the norms of photojournalism, and contributing to the understanding and remembrance of history.

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The Ruses of Oblivion – Polaroids by André Kertész

On view: 3 July – 1 September, 2024
Tuesday-Friday: 13 am – 6pm
Saturday-Sunday: 10 am – 6pm

The closing exhibition of the Hungarian National Museum’s André Kertész 130 exhibition series The Ruses of Oblivion – Polaroids by André Kertész opens on his birthday at the Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center. The exhibition will feature 40 Polaroid photographs taken in the 1970s and 80s, purchased in 2021 from New York.

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Noémi Napsugár Melegh – See me for who I am

The exhibition is open from 12 June to 8 September 2024.
Open every day between 9 am and 7 pm.

Noémi Melegh Napsugár was born in 1990 in Budapest, Hungary, and is currently a full-time photojournalist for telex.hu news portal. Although she has been interested in photography since she was in high school, she worked as a health economist for several years after graduating in economics. In the last two years she has attended several international training courses.

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Breaking the waves – Hungarian photographers on water and man

On view: June 19 – August 25, 2024
Tuesday-Friday: 1 pm – 6 pm
Saturday-Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm
Closed on Mondays and public holidays.

An important theme in documentary photography is the delicate relationship between humans and water. This timeless and inseparable bond persists, even for those who live far from nature, as dependence on water is ubiquitous. The exhibition showcases photo series by six Hungarian photographers that focus on water, or rather, its scarcity.

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Eastern European Beauty – Contemporary Fashion Photography & the Eastern European Aesthetic

The exhibition is open:
June 21 – October 6, 2024
Tuesday–Friday: 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Closed on Mondays and holidays.

Through seventeen photographic projects, the exhibition Eastern European Beauty offers possible explanations of what the “Eastern European aesthetic” consists of, what its main characteristics are, and what meanings it can assume in the international art, photography and fashion scenes.

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External Location: Barna Burger – Blue Rambler