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Julia Standovar

Born: 1987
New York City

member since: 2018


Julia Standovar is a Brooklyn based visual artist from Budapest, Hungary. She gained her Fine Art Photography BFA degree at Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design in 2013, then she graduated from the School of Visual Arts Photography, Video and Related Media MFA program in 2015. Standovar’s works have been shown internationally at Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art (BP), MoMA PS1 - New York Art Book Fair (NY), Budapest Art Market 2016 (BP), Knockdown Center (NY), Metro Pictures (NY). In 2013 she produced a solo show at Telep Gallery and in 2016 her book Hungry Hungarians was published by Lewellyn Projects and launched at the Radiator Gallery in New York City. Julia received a grant from The Hungary Initiatives Foundation 2014, and she got the Thomas Reiss Memorial Award and the Paula Rhodes Memorial Award in 2015. She was  selected to be part of the one year long Jozsef Pecsi Fine Art Photography Scholarship 2018 and 2019. Her work focuses on social, political and personal issues, currently she is working on her second book.

2015 MFA / School of Visual Arts - Photography, Video and Related Media, New York

2013 BFA / Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design - Fine Art Photography, Budapest


Every Woman Biennial at La MaMa Galleria, New York, NY                                                                         

Jozsef Pecsi Grant 2018 Fellow Group Show at Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest, Hungary


THE DAYDREAMERS CLUB presented by THE LABx, curated by Jerome A. Cowell,
New York, NY


Re:Art Gallery / group show and fundraiser, Brooklyn , NY

Visual AIDS: From the Edge (group show) at Metro Pictures, New York, NY

Lunatic Women Show (group show) at Borough Restaurant, Brooklyn, NY

NASTY WOMEN group show at the KNOCKDOWN Center, Brooklyn, NY


Hungry Hungarians presented by Yiri Arts Foundation - "ARTasty"

Show at the Taipei Free Art Fair, curated by Shauba Chang, Taipei, Taiwan

MAMA photobooks exhibition at Omnivore Gallery (Hungry Hungarians book)

Macesz Esxhibition at 2B Gallery, Budapest curated by Laszlo Borocz (group show))

Hungry Hungarians book presented at SVA Alumni Book Affairs, New York, NY

Hungry Hungarians Book Launch, Solo Book Launch Event Radiator Gallery, New
York, NY


Hungry Hungarians , Solo Book Launch at Budapest Art Market by Violuk Contem-
porary, curated by Lukacs Viola, Budapest, Hungary

Hungry Hungarians at the New York Art Book Fair MoMA PS1 presented at the SVA
Booth, New York, NY

MFA Photography, Video and Related Media Thesis Show, Group Show at SVA
Chelsea Gallery, curated by Bonnie Yochelson, New York, NY


Tension Show, Group Show by Online Gallery Group curated by Julia Standovar and
Jelena Viskovic


The Photocopy Club, Group Show, Hong Kong, China

MI ITT! We (were), here (and now)! Group exhibition by Studio of Young Photogra-
phers Hungary, Art Base, Budapest, Hungary

BP Grannies, Solo exhibition, Telep Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


XY Generation, Group Show at the Ludwig Museum of Contemporary Art, Bu-
dapest, Hungary   

Cercle – Ratskeller, group show, Luxembourg 

 Photography = Fiction? Group Exhibition by Photomeetings Luxembourg

Budapest100/ Zoltán u 12 exhibitin + collaboration with You Can Shoes, curated by
Zsuzsa Megyesi and Barbara Huppan


Voyeur Group Exhibition by Luxembourg Photomeeting, Galerie Clairelafonteine,

35. International School and Art Camp Annual Show, Group Exhibition at Kévés
Studio Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

You Can Shoes Show, Lokál Bar, Budapest, Hungary


Rotaract Budapest City Club Auction, Budapest, Hungary


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