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Katalin Keserü, Hungarian art historian. Recipient Munkacsy prize Hungarian Ministry of Culture, 1989, Ferenczy prize, 1991, Order of the Hungarian Republic, 1999, Charles Simony, 2000; scholar British Academy, 1984. Member Association International des Critiques d'Art, Association Art Historians, College Art Association, Association International des Etudes Hongroises.

Background

Keserü, Katalin was born on October 4, 1946 in Pecs, Hungary. Daughter of János and Ilona (Jászai) Keserü.

Education

Master of Arts: Art History, 1975 Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest.\r\nPhD: History of Art, 1995, Eötvös University, Budapest\r\nHabilitation: art history, 2003, Eötvös University, Budapest.

Career

Library art history Department, University Eötuös Lóránd, Budapest, 1972-1975; assistant professor, U. Eötuös Lóránd, Budapest, 1976-1980; lecturer, U. Eötuös Lóránd, Budapest, since 1980. Director Mucsarnok Kunsthalle, Budapest, 1992-1995, first councillor of art, 1995. Member committee cultural history Hungarian Academy Sciences, Budapest, 1986-1992, member committee art history, 1990-1994.

Achievements

  • 1990: Mihály Munkácsy Prize (hu:Munkácsy Mihály-díj)\r\n1992: Noemi Ferenczy Prize (hu:Ferenczy Noémi-díj)\r\n2007:Széchenyi Prize\r\n2010: Prima Award (hu:Prima-díj).

Membership

Member Association International des Critiques d'Art, Association Art Historians, Assn.Internat. pour l'histoire des religions, Association International des Etudes Hongroises.

Connections

Married György Böszörmenyi-Nagy, February 4, 1967 (divorced 1994). Children: Katalin, Gergely.

father:
János Keserü

mother:
Ilona (Jászai) Keserü

spouse:
György Böszörmenyi-Nagy

children:
Gergely Keserü

Katalin Keserü