Solo Exhibitions



Urban Times - Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada


Midnight Moment - Times Square Arts, New York, NY

Stainless, Museo Casa Grande, Hidalgo, Mexico


Stainless, B24 Gallery, Debrecen, Hungary


Stainless, Alexanderplatz, 3 channel video installation, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX


Kontinuum, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY


Kontinuum, Opiom Gallery, Opio, France

Kontinuum, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA

Kontinuum, Houston Center for Photography, Houston, TX

Kontinuum, Light Work, Syracuse, NY


Kontinuum, Faur Zsófi Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


Underworld, BSA @ CHB, Berlin, Germany

Beyond Perspective, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong


Comearound, Retorta Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


TaxiJam, Miro Photo Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


Kashi Vishwanath Express, Miro Photo Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


Group Exhibitions



Get out! - Fotobokfestival, Oslo, Norway

Preparing for Darkness, Vol. 7: Selected artists @ CHB, Berlin


Rotation 27. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

New Media 8, Perspectives at 375 Hudson, New York, NY

Preparing for darkness #vol3, Selected artists @ Kühlhaus, Berlin

Al Obour, Saudi Art Council, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia


L’équipe du Festival Locomotion, Nancy, France

Preparing for darkness #vol2, Selected artists @ Kühlhaus, Berlin

Polylux, Mecklenburgisches Künstlerhaus Schloss Plüschow, Germany

Prepairing for darkness, Selected artists @ Kühlhaus, Berlin


Immanence, Pictura, Groningen, Netherlands

Accentuated Reality, Faur Zsofi Gallery, Budapest, Hungary


Envisioning the Future!, Saitamia Triennale 2016, Japan

Impact: Abstractions and Experiment in Hungarian Photography, Alma, New York, NY

Infinite Pause: Photography and Time, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, TX

Langoureusement, Association Light Matter, Metz, France

Photography and Film Constructs, Ringling College Willis Smith Gallery, Sarasota, FL


Public Eye: 175 Years of Sharing Photograph, New York Public Library,

New York, NY.

Laps, La Carreau de Cergy, Cergy, France

Night on Earth, BSA @ CHB, Berlin, Germany

Ideas City Conference, New Museum, New York, NY

Look3, Festival of the Photograph, Charlottesville, VA

Subway, Stephen Bulger Gallery, Toronto, Canada


UNKNOWN: Pictures of Strangers, Transformer Station, Cleveland, OH

Public Eye, New York Public Library, New York, NY

Urban Spirit, curated by Dr. Katia David and Ágnes Lőrincz, Galerie Wedding, Berlin, Germany

Megapolis, Eres Foundation, Munich, Germany

METRO, Reinier Gerritsen, Adam Magyar, David Molander, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY

Trailed Away, Gallery Soso, Seoul, South Korea

Lapse, curated by Djeff and Fanny Serain, Vasarely Foundation, Aix-en-Provence, France


Hungarian Art Photography in the New Millennium, Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

Love Will Destroy Us In The End, BSA @ Art Suites Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Light of Day, Transformer Station, Cleveland, OH


Breaking God’s Heart, BSA @ Liebkranz Galerie, Berlin, Germany

Helsinki Photography Biennial, Helsinki City Museum, Finland


Life as it seems, Faur ZSofi Gallery, Budapest, Germany

Lens Culture International Exposure Awards:31 Contemporary Photographers, Gallery 291, San Francisco; Speos Gallery, Paris; VII Dumbo, New York, NY

Young European Landscape BSA @ CHB, Berlin; BSA @ Galerie Wolfsen, Aalborg, Denmark

Flashart, Whart, Toulouse, France


Photographie Hongroise Contemporaine, Faur ZSofi Gallery - Institut Hongrois, Paris, France

Separated by Daily Life, Rhubarb East at Mailbox, Birmingham, AL


Defining Urban Life, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong

Art Sunday, Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong


Jozsef Pecsi Scholarship Annual Exhibition,Hungarian House of Photography, Budapest, Hungary


It depends on your point of view, Metro Gallery, Budapest, Hungary

Bits, Bytes and Pixels, Island6, Shanghai, China

Jozsef Pecsi Photography Scholarship Winners Exhibition, Hungarian Academy, Rome, Italy


Untitled Santa, Island6, Shanghai, China

I Love LEDs, Island6, Shanghai, China

Getting Along, Island6, Shanghai, China


Press Photo Exhibition, Ethnographic Museum Budapest



Bank of Montreal, Toronto, Canada

Bidwell Projects, Cleveland, OH

BNY Mellon, New York, NY

Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Beachwood, OH

Deutsche Bank

Hong Kong Heritage Museum, Hong Kong

Light Work, Syracuse, New York

Microsoft, Redmond, WA

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO

New York Public Library, New York, NY




Walking forward together, KAUST, Saudi Arabia


Saitama Triennale 2016 commission by Saitama Triennale Executive Committee, Saitama, Japan


Walking As One, Commissions in Newham, London and Birmingham, UK, to create new images for the Olympic Fence near Stratford Tube Station and the New Library of Birmingham Hoarding. Produced by Rhubarb Rhubarb.


Scholarships & Awards


Artist-in-Residence, Gallery Soso, Seoul, South Korea


Lens Culture International Exposure Awards, Honorable Mention


International Photography Award, 1st place in Fine Art - Collage subcategory for Squares, 1st place in Special - Aerial subcategory for Squares


Jozsef Pecsi Scholarship


Grand Prize, Hungarian Press Photo



2013 Contact Sheet 170: Adam Magyar, Light Work


Public Speaking Engagements


Fini International Image festival, UAEH, Mexico

Winter Enrichment Program, KAUST, Saudi Arabia


TEDSalon Berlin, Bits of Knowledge, Adam Magyar: Photographing the Unfolding of Daily Life, Admiralspalast, Berlin,German

World.Minds, Zurich

TEDx München, Those seconds in between, Munich, Germany

TEDxGateway, Can you alter time?, Mumbai, India


Pop Tech: Pop Casts, Adam Magyar: Photos of Time, Camden, ME


Reviews & Articles

Vice(US), Seven Photographers Who Are Rewriting Street Photography's Rigid Rules, April 2019

La Jornada(Mx), Adam Magyar: la urbe, el cuerpo y la reinvención de lo cotidiano, May 2019

Afterimage(US), Review: Adam Magyar: Kontinuum, June 2015

Medium/Vantage(US), Alone Together April, 2015

Collector Daily(US), Adam Magyar, Kontinuum, March 2015

New York Times(US), A Slice of Times Square, Always in Motion, March 2015

Brooklyn Rail(US), Adam Magyar: Kontinuum, March 2015

Nautilus, A Photographer Who Tinkers with Time, March 2015

Vice(US), See Time Stop and Space Stretch in Adam Magyar's Latest Slit-Scans, February 2015

Musée(US), Adam Magyar (crowdsourcing), February 2015

Artsy, An Artist’s Custom-Made Technology Turns Urban Commuting into Art, February 2015

Ideas.ted(US), Ever feel alone in a crowded place? This artist gets you, Aug 2014

The Wall Street Journal, March 2014

The Independent, Portfolio: Adam Magyar creates taxonomic-like compositions for his project Squares, February 2014

Medium/Matter (US), Einstein’s Camera, January 2014

In The In-between, Adam Magyar and the City as Nature, May 2013

PDN (US), Adam Magyar’s slit-scan camera,  March 2012

Digital Camera Magazine (UK), February 2012

Flash Art (Hungary), January 2012

Muerto Magazine (Hungary), February 2011

Katalog (Denmark), 22.2, 2010

PQ Magazine (US), Number 99, 2010

Discover Magazine (US), April 2010

Popular Photography (US), April 2010

British Journal Of Photography (UK), September 2009

HK Magazine (Hong Kong), September 2009

Fotomuveszet (Hungary), February 2008

Fotomozaik (Hungary), May 2005