Hegedus István

Budapest, Hungary

Cartoonist

He was born in 1932 in Budapest.
There he graduated from the Applied Graphics Department of the Institute of Fine Arts.
Began to be published by a future student
He participated in international and domestic contests of cartoons: applied graphics (1963), newspaper and magazine drawings (1964), calendars (1965), posters (1968), caricatures (1970), anniversary caricature exhibition (1975) – all in Budapest.
In addition to these expositions, his works were shown at cartoon exhibitions in Montreal (1967), West Berlin (1978) and Vienna (1972).
In “Ludash Mati” he worked since 1957.
In 1960, the publishing house of the Art Fund released an album of his cartoons “Miracle insects,” and a few years later, one of the series of satirical drawings was awarded the State Prize Munchachi.
Works of recent years were shown in 1981 at a solo exhibition in the gallery “Helikon” in Budapest.

Quotation from the book “We are visiting artists of the Hungarian satirical magazine” Ludash Math “series” Masters of cartoons of socialist countries. ”


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