Hastings: A Second Look

Gabor Gasztonyi



Gabor Gasztonyi Studio & Gallery is pleased to announce a new exhibition: Hastings: A Second Look, a featured exhibit for the Capture Photography Festival 2017. Opening night April 6th, 2017.  Exhibition runs to May 13, 2017.

The book, A Room in the City (Anvil Press) published in 2010, reveals a six-year journey into the hotel rooms of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.  Gabor Gasztonyi has continued to photograph and work in the area for another six years, finding new images that reflect the often difficult and contradictory beauty of the people and the places they live.

Gabor Gasztonyi, MPA Master of Photographic Arts, has been a professional photographer for over twenty years and operates a studio and gallery in New Westminster.   His book A Room in the City, published in 2010 by Anvil Press was a finalist for the George Ryga Award for Social Justice in literature.   Known as a portrait and documentary photographer his current projects include native rodeo in BC, Sudanese refugees to Canada, and recently a new project titled the Last Polio Children, documenting children with polio.  Past exhibits include the Surrey Art Gallery:  South Bank II, featuring photographs of Sudanese refugees and in Paris last July at the Unesco Headquarters as part of the Alfried Fried Exhibit.





June 27th – August 1st, 2013

S H E L L Y  R O T H E N B U R G E R

The Common Man

Opening Reception

Thursday June 27th, 2013 – 5:00 pm

August 27th, 2011 – September 30, 2011.


l a n d s c a p e s

Opening Reception

Saturday 3PM August 27th, 2011

Peter Csizmar was born in Baden-Wurttemberg Germany to Hungarian parents and grew up in Vojvodina , Yugoslavia.

He has been drawing and painting since childhood–experimenting in a variety of styles and media.  The current exhibition features works on paper depicting the landscapes of his childhood.

“The natural beauty of  Vojvodina has influenced my latest work.  The textures, and earthy colors, the flowers and the fields as well as the colors of the sky have inspired me to paint the landscapes of my youth.”

3 Responses to “Exhibitions”

  1. Candice James Says:

    This is an absolutely gorgeous and breathtaking painting. I love the depth of the colours and the mood it evokes! Fantastic talent!

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