Mónika Sziládi (from Budapest, Hungary; lives and works in New York City)

EDUCATION
2010    MFA, Yale University School of Art, Photography, Awarded the Alice Kimball English Traveling Fellowship
1997    Maitrîse, Art History and Archaeology, Université Paris IV/Sorbonne, Paris, France

GRANTS, AWARDS, FELLOWSHIPS, RESIDENCIES
2014    Lower Manhattan Cultural Council 2014–2015 Workspace Residency program
2013    La Napoule Art Foundation Residency
2012    Smack Mellon Artist Studio Program and Fellowship, 2012-2013
            Humble Arts Foundation New Photography Grant
            Emergency Grant, The Foundation for Contemporary Arts, New York, NY
2010    Philadelphia Museum of Art 2010 Photography Portfolio Competition
            Alice Kimball English Traveling Fellowship
            Daylight/CDS Photo Awards, Juror's Pick by Julie Saul and Alec Soth, Work-in-Progress Prize
2008    Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Gesso Foundation Fellowship

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2014    Wide Receivers & Tight Ends, Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2013    Hrvoje Slovenc and Mónika Sziládi: There is More to the Story, organized by Helac Fine Art, New York, NY
            Wide Receivers - New Works, Godot Galeria, Budapest, Hungary (series in progress)
2010    Wide Receivers, Godot Galeria, Budapest, Hungary (series in progress)
            Wide Receivers, Holdudvar, Budapest, Hungary (series in progress)

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014
in, side - throughout: Aimee Burg, Tamar Ettun, Monika Sziladi, curated by Naomi Lev, Bosi Contemporary, New York, NY
Emerging Artists in Public Collections, Wall Space Gallery, Ottawa, Canada
2013
Suddenly, There: Discovery of the Find, Curated by Eileen Jeng and Tamas Veszi, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, NY
Ready for My Close-up, Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Atlanta, GA
After the Fall, curated by Andrea Pemberton, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, NY
New York I Love You Sometimes, organized by George Terry, Classic Six, New York, NY
Let’s Face It - A selection of contemporary photography and video by Hungarian artists, Radiator Gallery, New York, NY
2012
31 Women in Art Photography, curated by Natalia Sacasa, Senior Director, Luhring Augustine and Jon Feinstein, Curatorial Director, Humble Arts Foundation, Hasted Kraeutler, New York, NY
The Architecture of Space, curated by Darren Ching and Debra Klomp Ching, Kompching Gallery, New York, NY
Tabula Rasa, curated by Aimee Burg, Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ
2011
Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
2010
US Featured Exhibition: The Architecture of Space, curated by Darren Ching and Debra Klomp Ching, Flash Forward Festival, Toronto, Canada
2010 Photography Portfolio Competition, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Daylight/CDS Photo Awards, Duke University, Durham, NC
Homo Ludens, XVII. Photography Biennial, Esztergom, Hungary
Yale MFA Thesis Exhibition, Green Gallery, New Haven, CT
Stranger Than Fiction, 25CPW, organized by Helac and Wirth Art Advisory, New York, NY
Jason McCoy Gallery, organized by Wirth Art Advisory, New York, NY
28 Rue Bonaparte, organized by Tauromakia, B.E.S., New York, NY
David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago, IL
Eighth Veil, Los Angeles, CA
Senior Members Exhibition, Studio Galeria, FKSE, Budapest, Hungary
2009
Future Days, curated by Ron Rocheleau and Justin Warsh, CAN alternative space, New York, NY
Photo Biennial, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, Hungary
The World According To..., curated Agnes Berecz, PhD, lecturer at the MoMA, Hungarian Cultural Center, New York, NY
Market Forces, curated by Peter Scott, Galerie Erna Hecey, Brussels, Belgium
Glam Shackle & Spice, curated by Eun Young Choi, Gallery SATORI, New York, NY
2008
Random Utterness, curated by Agnes Berecz, PhD, lecturer at the MoMA, Hungarian Cultural Center, New York, NY
Market Forces, Part II: Consumer Confidence, curated by Peter Scott, Carriage Trade Gallery, New York, NY
Designations, curated by Gabriela Galati, NT Gallery, Bologna, Italy
2007
Photo Biennial, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, Hungary
Lost and Found, curated by Dr. Fritz Emslander, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden, Germany (cat.); MODEM, Debrecen, Hungary (cat.)
2006
Domestic Goods, curated by Agnes Berecz, PhD, lecturer at the MoMA, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
Point of Purchase, curated by Gretchen Wagner, curatorial assistant at the MoMA, DUMBO Arts Center, New York, NY
2005
When We Were Young, Summer Group Show, Foley Gallery, New York, NY
Taboo, juried by Jerry Saltz, Studio Montclair, Montclair, NJ

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Il Bacio Art Collection

ARTICLES AND CATALOGUES
Taney Roniger, Suddenly, There: Discovery of the Find, Curated by Eileen Jeng and Tamas Veszi, The Brooklyn Rail,
          Feb 5, 2014
Paddy Johnson and Whitney Kimball, We Went to Dumbo, Art F City, Jan 31, 2014
Andrew Alexander, Ready for My Close-up at Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Burnaway, Oct 17, 2013
Meredith Kooi, The "Celluloid Self" and Spaces of Feminine Performativity, Bad at Sports Cont. Art Talk, Sep 26, 2013
Spotlight on Sandy - Monika Sziladi, La Napoule Art Foundation Blog, Sep 25, 2013
Jon Feinstein, New Art Photography: Mónika Sziládi's Digital Society, Whitewall Magazine, Feb 7, 2013
Today's Flak Photo, The Flak Photo Collection, Oct 5, 2012
Joann Kim Nunez, Navigating the 2012 Dumbo Arts Festival, Hyperallergic, Sep 25, 2012
Allison Meier, Sur La Table: Artists Reinvent the Table at Curious Matter, Blouin Artinfo, Aug 20, 2012
Blake Gopnik, Skin, Bones and Beauty, The Daily Pic, The Daily Beast, August 15, 2012
Art Projects, Supernature Issue, Drain Magazine, Spring 2012
Words with Pictures, a series curated by Conveyor Editor, Dominica Paige, Conveyor Arts Blog, November, 2011
8x10 Magazine, Fall 2011
W Obsessions, Section W Fashion.Faces.Finds, August 2011
Interview, CDS Porch - Center for Documentary Studies, Duke University, October, 2010
PDN, Photo of the day, June, 2010
Imitation of life - Sziládi Mónika kiállításáról, by -jepe-, CSPV-Kult, 2010
Ölebek és Partyarcok, Sziládi Mónika: Szélessávú vevok, Godot Galéria, by Éva Ibos, Revizor, 2010
The Moment: Now Hanging | The Girlie Show, by Maura Egan, The New York Times, Jun 30, 2009
Gallery Beat, New York Press, June 18, 2009
Dunaújvárosi Fotóbiennálé, 2009 (cat.), ICA, Dunaújváros, Hungary, 2009
Market Forces, by Peter Scott, 2008/2009
Dunaújvárosi Fotóbiennálé
, 2007 (cat.), ICA, Dunaújváros, Hungary, 2007
Augenblicke des Nichtstuns, Ausstellung “Lost and Found”: Monika Sziladis Fotografien aus der Serie “Still” in der Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Badisches Tagblatt, Dec 29, 2006
Lost and Found (cat.), Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden/Snoeck, Germany, 2006
Lisa J. Curtis, “Feeling Spent,” Go Brooklyn, August 26, 2006

TEACHING AND LECTURES

2013
Visiting Artist, International Center of Photography, Continuing Education Program, New York, NY
Visiting Critic, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2012
Visiting Artist, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
Visiting Artist, The New School, New York, NY
Visiting Critic, County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ
2011
Adjunt Lecturer of Art, Drew University, Madison, NJ
2010
Visiting Artist, Yale University, New Haven, CT
Visiting Artist, Laguardia Community College, CUNY, Long Island City, NY
Visiting Artist, The College of New Rochelle, Bronx, NY

MEMBERSHIP
Senior Member, FKSE (Association of Young Visual Artists), Hungary