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Margit Kovacs Ceramic Museum (Kovacs Margit Museum)

Vastagh Gyoergy utca 1, Szentendre 2000, Hungary
+36 26 310 244
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Superb small museum

It's a very interesting museum for a painter and sculpture artist that lived during the communist... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fane_Babanul
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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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One of Szentendre's highlights

Margit Kovacs was a 20th century Hungarian artist who developed a unique and very recognizable... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas, United States
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An extensive collection of Margit Kovacs' ceramic works featuring a unique synthesis of folk and Byzantine motifs.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Vastagh Gyoergy utca 1, Szentendre 2000, Hungary
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very interesting museum for a painter and sculpture artist that lived during the communist period in Hungary. The art reflects in an original manner the folk traditions.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Margit Kovacs was a 20th century Hungarian artist who developed a unique and very recognizable primitivist style in ceramics and sculpture. Her work can be seen in multiple museums in Hungary and Western Europe, as well as multiple rpivate collections. The price of her pieces...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018

This is one of the many small, and mostly private, museums in the small town of Szentendre. Some of these museums were closed when I visited, not sure how permanently. This one was open, and I was the only visitor there. The museum showcases in...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Wonderful ceramics from an excellent artist. The collection is not too big, but you can have an idea, what Margit Kovács did. The sculptures are beautiful.

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Really enjoyed going through this out-of-the-way museum! This woman was incredible; her ceramic art really makes you think and feel. I like her earlier work best.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Visited when the a tour group. This is a private museum created in Memory of a famous Hungarian artist, Margrit Kovacs. She did sculpture inspired by mother’s and children, religion and life. The museum is on 3 floors. It doesn’t take long to see all...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

I love ceramic art - and Margit Kovacs work is fascinating - she worked over so many years and was such a pineer. I enjoyed the pure beauty of some pieces, the uniqueness of others. I was accompanied by someone who is less interested in...More

Thank Barbara N
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

We had a guided tour which made it easier to understand the artist. Her pottery is very unusual and one would have to have the right home and furniture to display any of her works, although it is quite likely that none of them are...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Margit Kovacs Ceramic Museum (Kovacs Margit Museum) - I have been to several museums in the city but this one really stood out with its collection. Loved it.

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Margit Kovacs, a famous 20th century ceramic sculptor (190271977) well know for her typical Hungarian folkloristic art has reached recongnition throughout Hungary and abroad. Historic rustic art, paintings and sculptures, a collectiion you should not miss when visiting Szentendre; a small Dependance can be also...More

1  Thank Herbert B
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