The purpose of the regularly organized Veszprém Spring Exhibition is to give a thoroughly overview of the work of visual artists related to the city and the county.
The unique exhibition in the region is a professional experience for the artists, a good opportunity to get acquainted with the other artists’ work and they also have the possibility of a personal meeting.
Besides traditional works of art (paintings, graphics, plastics, sculptures), computer-prints and digital videos can be also seen.
151 artists sent more than 400 art works to the exhibition. The professional jury decided to select nearly 160 artworks created by 121 artists. The selected artworks can be seen at three exhibition venues: in the Csikász Gallery, in the Dubniczay Palace - Castle Gallery and in the Granary.
The prizes were presented at the opening ceremony. The Municipality of Veszprém City Spring Exhibition Award for Excellence was given to Ábel Péterfy. The prize of Herend Porcelain Manufactory Ltd. went to Zsuzsa Holló, Tamás Kacsák has received the prize of VKSZ Ltd., and Attila Dienes got the prize of Prospektus Press Company (Prospektus Nyomda Kft.). The prize of Képzelet Művészellátó Kft. was received by László Milasovszky, Maria Deák Németh has received the prize of Rope-Vill Kft., the prize of VeszprémFest went to Kata Tomay and Ági Verebics and Béla Borbély got the prize of House of Arts (Művészetek Háza). The jury praised and awarded a special prize to Gábor Áfrány.