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Artist in Focus: Marta Jakobovits

Contemporary Art London

From the Artist in Focus Series

By Edward Sheldrick

Marta Jakobovits studied at the famed Cluj Academy of Fine Arts in Romania and is a Member of the Hungarian Academy of Arts and a Doctor of Liberal Arts at the University of Budapest. She received the Hungarian Knight’s Cross of Merit which was accorded by the President of the Republic of Hungary. She has become one of the most renowned ceramic artists of her generation in Romania and Hungary and her international reputation is rising.