Karin Weber Gallery

Peter Panyoczki

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Peter Panyoczki

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Peter Panyoczki

Sheep Running Straight Into HK

Peter Panyoczki

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A Drop In The Ocean

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Peter Panyoczki

From The Series: “Pixels”

Peter Panyoczki

From The Series: “Water (6)”

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From The Series: “Water (7)”

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From The Series: “Water (8)”

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Peter Panyoczki Hungary

Born 1952, Budapest, Hungary
Lives and works in Auckland and Switzerland

Karin Weber Gallery artist Peter Panyoczki draws inspiration from nature and uses light on several dimensions. He is a truly global citizen. He emigrated to Switzerland with his family aged only four, in 1957, studied and taught at the University of Zurich and Purdue University, Lafayette, IN, USA, as well as Rotterdam, Florence, and Vienna, before making his home in New Zealand in 1995. Peter is also the founder of the Kaipara Foundation, awarding residencies in Switzerland to New Zealand artists.

Born 1952, Budapest, Hungary
Lives and works in Auckland and Switzerland

Karin Weber Gallery artist Peter Panyoczki draws inspiration from nature and uses light on several dimensions. He is a truly global citizen. He emigrated to Switzerland with his family aged only four, in 1957, studied and taught at the University of Zurich and Purdue University, Lafayette, IN, USA, as well as Rotterdam, Florence, and Vienna, before making his home in New Zealand in 1995. Peter is also the founder of the Kaipara Foundation, awarding residencies in Switzerland to New Zealand artists.

Education
1980
University of Zurich, Master of Arts (German Language and Literature, Art History)

Selected Exhibitions
2017
‘Surface and Beneath’, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong
The Vivian Gallery, Matakana/Auckland, New Zealand
Conny Dietzschold Gallery, Sydney

2016
Group Show, Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Art Fair Hong Kong
Art Fair Auckland
Pah Homstead, Wallace Arts Center, Auckland, New Zealand
Inauguration of Panyoczki’s commission (a kenetic installation), Emmen/Lucerne/Switzerland

2015
Sydney Contemporary Art Fair
Art Malaysia Expo, Kuala Lumpur
Group Show, Galerie Lukas Feichtner, Vienna
Avid Gallery, Wellington (with Tatjana Panyoczki)
Group Show, The Vivian Gallery, Matakana, New Zealand
Group Show, Conny Dietschold Gallery, Sydney

2014
‘The Invisible Visible’, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong
‘Particle Meditations Part III’, Galerie am Schillerplatz Vienna
‘Particle Meditations Part II’, Global Art Source, Küsnacht / Zürich

2013
Art Fair Auckland
‘Particle Meditations’, Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Global Art Source, Küsnacht / Zürich

2012
Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong

2011
‘MATTERS’, Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Art Fair Auckland

2010
Hauptbahnhof(Main Railwaystation), Zürich, Switzerland
‘Peter Panyoczki- New Works’, Galerie Werner Bommer, Zurich
New Zealand Artists, Pataka Museum, Wellington

2009
‘Nature Morte – Still Life’, Bath Street Gallery Auckland, New Zealand
‘Zunehmend Undeutlich’, Vebikus, Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Utsunomiya
Art Fair Auckland with Bath Street Gallery

2008
‘Verscheinungen – Dis – Emergences‘, Radical Gallery, Zug, Switzerland

2007
Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2006
Group show, Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Red Gallery, Nelson, New Zealand
Gallery M.-L., Wirth, Zurich
Performance: ’3 Poems’ with Michael Renhart (NZ) and Georg Kohler (CH) at Auckland City Art Gallery and Gallery M.-L.Wirth, Zurich

2005
Group Show at Nadine Mectaff, Beirut, Lebanon
Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
Mahurangi Group, Guest artist, Mahurangi, New Zealand

2004
Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich
Swiss Art Miami, USA – (1st prize for painting)
‘Approximations’, Gallery Vartai, Vilnius, Lithuania
Bath Street Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

2003
Gallery Global Art Source, Feldmeilen-Zurich, Switzerland
Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland
Galerie Leupi, Ascona, Switzerland

2002
Art Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Galerie Felchlin, Zurich, Switzerland (with Brett Graham, NZ)

2001
Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland
Galerie du Projet, Geneva, Switzerland

2000
‘Horizons‘ , Halaszbasztya (Fischerbastei), with Tatjana Panyoczki, Budapest
‘Peter Panyoczki New Works’, Brigitte Diserens, Geneva, Switzerland
Japan Airlines, Narita, Japan

1999
‘Transit 4’, Galerie Frederic Sagot, Paris, France Galerie Frederic Sagot, Paris, France
‘Transit 1’, New Work Studio, Wellington, New Zealand
‘Transit 2‘, Galerie Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland
‘Transit 3‘, MMG Galerie, Tokyo, Japan
Lopdell House Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

1998
Galeria Tres Punts, Barcelona, Spain
Kunst 98 (Art Fair), Zurich, Switzerland

1997
‘Peter Panyoczki – New Work’, Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland
‘Peter Panyoczki – New Work’, New Work Studio, Wellington, New Zealand

1996
Gallery Gow Langsford, Auckland, New Zealand
New Work Studio, Wellington, New Zealand

1995
Galerie Marie-Louise Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland

1994
Galerie Union Forum fuer Architektur und Kunst (with G.Damisch,Vienna), Goldach, CH
Galerie Nova, Pontresina, Switzerland (Hommage a Giovanni Segantini)

1993
Galerie Margine, Zurich, Switzerland
Goethe Institut, Budapest, Hungary

1992
Stadtgalerie, Zofingen, Switzerland
Mouson Turm, Frankfurt, Germany
Villa Sassa, Lugano, Switzerland

1991
‘Vanitas’ (in collaboration with HSB,Zuerich and the Culture TV, Zurich) Galerie Baviera, Zurich, Switzerland
Studio Uznach, Presentation of the “Hannibal” project and the video
Galerie Margine, Zurich, Switzerland

1990
Studio Antonio Beneito, Barcelona, Spain

1989
Galerie Madoni, Zurich, Switzerland

1988
Galerie Hodel, Zurich, Switzerland

1987
Gluri-Suter Haus, Wettiingen, Switzerland
Galerie Schottenring (Object and Design), Vienna, Austria

1986
Galerie Atelier 2000, Vienna, Austria
Galerie Commercio, Zurich, Switzerland

1983
Galeria Teorema, Florence, Italy

1982
Galeria Teorema, Florence, Italy

1980
Second Story Gallery, Lafayette, USA

1979
Galerie Saager, Zurich, Switzerland

Commissions In Public Buildings
2014
‘Schindlerdörfli’, Emmenbrücke/Luzern, Switzerland 

2006
Raiffeisenbank Cham, Switzerland

2001
Raiffeisenbank Aarau, Switzerland

1997
Winterthur Versicherungen, Hauptsitz Zurich

1996
Sparkasse Waedenswil (bank building)

1995
Oberstufenschulhaus Wollerau (school)

1994
Haus der Schweiz in Berlin (house of Switzerland)
CS- Bank Schanzengraben, Zurich

1992
Sparkasse Horge, Switzerland
Sparcassa, Affoltern a. Albis, Switzerland

1989
Model ag, Weinfelden, Switzerland

Collections
Erziehungsdepartement Zurich
UBS, Zurich
Credit Suiss, Zurich
Credit Suisse Berlin, Germany
Bank Leu
Schweizer rueck, Zurich
Nordfinanzbank, Zurich
The City Council of Wettingen, Switzerland
Publicitas, Baden, Switzerland
Zuercher Kantonalbank, Zurich
Wsa- Company, (large collection), Switzerland
Zuerich-Versicherungen, Zofingen
Winterthur Versicherung, Zurich
Trifina AG, (large collection), Zurich
New Zealand Post, Wellington
Swiss Embassy, Wellington
Kunsthaus Richterswil, Switzerland
Firma de kalb, Frankfurt, Germany
Jenny Gibbs Collection, Auckland
James Wallace Collection, Auckland
Raiffeisenbank, Zurich
Julius Baer, Zurich
Bank Von Tobel, Zurich
Bank Cantrade, Zurich
Utsunomiya Museum of Art, Nagako-cho, Tokyo

Artist Residency
2018
Selected by Sir James Wallace Arts Trust for Artist in Residence Program in Vladivostok (June to October)

1993
Art Residence in Budapest

Selected Bibliography
T.J.McNamara: ‘Particle Meditations’, Peter Panyoczki’s exhibition at Bath Street Gallery, NZ Herald, 12.Oct. 2013
T.J.McNamara: ‘Nature Morte’, on Peter Panyoczki’s exhibition at Bath Street Gallery”, NZ Herald, 12.Dez. 2009
Barbara Ackermann: ‘Sorgfältige Annäherung‘, Schaffhauser AZ. 4.June 2009
Monica Zahner: ‘Vom Physichen zum Digitalen‘, Schaffhauser Nachrichten, 2. June 2009
‘Peter Panyoczki‘ in: L’OEIL ECOUTE- ecrits sur les artistes et leurs oeuvres. Yusuku Masuda, Japan, 2008. ISBN978-4-901592-47-5
Maria Vogel: ‘Wer ganz genau hinschaut, der beginnt zu sehen‘, Neue Zuger Zeitung, 15.5.2008
T.J.McNamara: ‘The smell of a painted rag’, New Zealand Herald, 8.Oct 2007
T.J.McNamara: ‘Simple shape contains grand visions’, New Zealand Herald, 12. May 2004
‘Distance and Proximity – a monograph on Peter Panyoczki’ with texts by Georg Kohler, Wystan Curnow, Peter Panyoczki, imp.press Auckland, 2004
Martin Kraft: ‘Bummel um die Welt‘, in Tagesanzeiger Zuerich, Zuri-Tip, 22.Nov. 2002
Franzisca Meier: ‘Peter Panyoczki‘ in, DIE SAMMLUNG
Cantrade Private Banking AG, Zuerich 2002
Paula Mason: ‘Distance in Concrete’, Sunday Star Times, Wellington March, 2000
Peter P.Schneider: ‘Im Sog der Kunst‘ , Tagesanzeiger, Zuerich, November 1999
Mark Amery: ‘Works that are ever evolving’, Sunday Star Time, Wellington, September 13. 1998
‘Panyoczki – Monographie‘ , mit Texten von Volker Schunck, Beatrice Rolli Zinsstag, Georg Kohler, Alois M. Haas und Charles E. Brooks,
Benteli Verlag, Wabern -Bern, 1996 ISBN 3-7165-0979-5
T.J.McNamara: ‘Variety and Quality on show’, New Zealand Herald (NZ), 10. April 1996
Stepehn Cain: ‘Fusions that produce a weightless freedom’, Evening post, 20.Maerz, Wellington (NZ), 1996
Juerg von Ins: “Kreativitaet: die Bruecke zwischen ‘ich und Welt’ -Peter Panyoczki-Kunstschaffender” Werbung-Publicite, 11/89, Sondernummer Kreativitaet
Roy Greenspan: ‘Earth Wind and Fire’, Living In Zurich. 10/89
A.Affentranger; ‘Immer wieder zurueck an den Anfang‘, Zuerichsee Zeitung, 8.Nov.1989
Juerg von Ins: ‘Begenung mit einem Kuenstler: Peter Panyoczki‘ , Alpina 4/1988
Roy Grenspan: ‘Chiffre zu Sein‘, Living in Zuerich, 4/88
‘Malend nachdenken ueber Sein und Bewusstesein‘ Der Zuercher Oberlaerlaender, 15.Mai 1986
‘Peter Panyoczki’ Quaderni monografici a cura di Roberta Fiorinilo, Scaffale di Eco d’arte moderna, Il Candelaio edizioni, Florenz, September 1983
Conradin E.Wolf: ‘Peter Panyoczki – angoscioso percorso della figurazione all’astrattismo e vice versa’. Eco d’Arte Moderna, No/ 41-9/10, Florenz, 1982
Suzann Mcintyre: “Visiting Swiss Filmmaker adapts Samuel Beckett’s Novella ‘First Love’”, the Purdue Exponent, Vol.96,No.69, 24.April, Lafayette IN- USA, 1980

Filmography
Peter Panyoczki, in Neighbourhood, NZ TV ONE, 2014
‘Peter Panyoczki’, New Zealand TV, 2013
‘Peter Panyoczki- Artist’, Lituanian TV (Lietuvos Televizija) an interview, “STILIUS” 27.Feb.2005
‘Peter Panyoczki, Artist’, Cultural TV Vilnius, Lithuania, 2004
Kleinzeit, Video for a music performance
Peter Panyoczki, Artist, Kulturfernsehen, Zurich, 1991
Peter Panyoczki, Project Vanitas, on “Hannibal”, Kulturfernsehen, Zurich, 1991
‘Peter Panyoczki- Artist‘, Schweizer Kulturfernsehen. A documentary with interview, 1990
‘Hannibal- ein Versuch zur Vanitas’, ca. 50min. ,Schweizer Kulturfernsehen. : a visual journal on the „Hannibal Project“ written, directed and filmed by Peter Panyoczki, 1990
‘First Love’, 1980, 50min, Purdue University USA. : an adaptation of Samuel Becketts Novella, Sony Umatic, written and directed by Peter Panyoczki, 1980

Exhibitions

'The Invisible Visible'