Lóránd Hegyi: Radical Eclecticism as Project

The last decade has seen many debates about the status of painting within both an international and national context. We found the beginning of the eighties announcing the "rebirth" of painting, which at the time had a paradigmatic role int he formation of a new attitude or perspective towards art. It was also then that painting, rather unluckily, became syninymous with every new ambition or change, dismissing the fact that installation or more object oriented art were blossoming concurrently with this "New Painting"...