Awards and Grants:

2014

Drs Richard Charles & Esther Yewpick Lee Charitable Foundation Grant

2013-2015

Principal Investigator for GRF (General Research Fund) grant "Using digital visualisation to preserve local cultural heritage: a case study of Tai Ping Street, Tai O" with Co-Investigator Jane Prophet.

2011-2013

Start Up Research Grant of City University of Hong Kong for two computer installations, titled "Wheels" and "Homes".

2008-2010

Yearly financial support of MMK (Motion Picture Public Foundation of Hungary) for the production of a new computer animation, called "Adventures of Tom Tomiczky".

2007

Financial support of MMK (Motion Picture Public Foundation of Hungary) for the preparations of a new computer animation. ("Adventures of Tom Tomiczky")

2003

Finalist for 2003's World Technology Award for Arts.

2001

First prize in video art category at Asolo Film Festival, Asolo ("The Fisherman and His Wife")

2000

First prize in animation category at Mediawave festival, Györ ("The Fisherman and His Wife")

1998

Honorary Mention, Interactive Category, Prix Ars Electronica, Linz ("Focus")

Award of Distinction, Computer Animation Category, Prix Ars Electronica, Linz ("Landscape")

Artist-in-residency at IAMAS, Ogaki ("The Fisherman and His Wife", "Focus" new version)

1997

Artist-in-residency at ZKM, Karlsruhe ("Focusing" CD-ROM version)

1996

Commission of photoARTS2000, Huddersfield, England to make an interactive artwork for the Year of Photography & the Electronic Image. ("Focus")

1994

Honorary Mention in Animation Category of Prix Ars Electronica Festival, Linz ("Der Wald")

First Prize in 3D workstation Category of Bit.Movie '94 Festival, Riccione ("The Garden, 21st Century Amateur Film")

Special Prize of the Jury of Locarno VideoArt Festival, Locarno ("Der Wald")

First Prize of Electronie d'Arte e Altre Scritture Festival, Torino, Milano, Bologna, Firenze, Roma ("The Garden, 21st Century Amateur Film")

1993

Special prize of the Polish Television's Channel2 and the festival's Art Director of WRO'93 Festival, Wroczlaw ("The Garden, 21st Century Amateur Film")

Siggraph Electronic Theatre selection, Anaheim ("The Garden, 21st Century Amateur Film")

1992

Artist-in-residency at ZKM, Karlsruhe ("The Garden, 21st Century Amateur Film")

1991

Third Prize in art category of IMAGINA Festival, Monte-Carlo ("Memory of Moholy-Nagy")

World Graph Prize of Locarno Videoart Festival, Locarno ("Memory of Moholy-Nagy")

Festival Prize of Berlin International Animation Festival, Berlin ("Memory of Moholy-Nagy")

Siggraph Electronic Theatre selection, Las Vegas ("Memory of Moholy-Nagy")

Honorary Mention of IVCA Festival in education category, London ("Memory of Moholy-Nagy")

1990

Honorary Mention in Interactive Category of Prix Ars Electronica Festival, Linz ("Conversation")

1989

First Prize (Golden Nica) in Computer Graphics Category of Prix Ars Electronica Festival., Linz ("Gramophone")

1988

Honorary Mention in Animation Category of Prix Ars Electronica, Linz ("Pictures")

First and Second prizes in 2D and 3D category of P.L.E.I.A.S. Festival, Paris ("Pictures", "Is There Any Room for Me Here?")

1986

Third Prize of DIGITART Computer Graphics Festival, Budapest ("Human Motions")

Prix Ars Electronica, Linz, 1989

Pictures provided by Ars Electronica