Attila Cziglenyi

 

Attila Cziglenyi was born in Budapest, Hungary, moved to the US in his early 20's and currently resides in Hayward, California. As the son of a graphical artist, he was exposed to different types of art early in his life. He continued his interest in art while working as a mechanical engineer. Attila started his formal art education at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts and later continued at Chabot College, Hayward. Then studied printmaking at Laney College in Oakland and also participated in many workshops and classes given by well-known artists. Attila works in watercolor, acrylic and oil media. Attila’s subject matter ranges from landscapes, to aviation and still life, to people. He was influenced by the brushstrokes and high key colors of the Impressionist painters like Monet, Renoir or Cezanne. For the past years he enjoys traveling to locations and painting en plein air.

Attila says, "with my paintings I try to capture the moods created by the changing lights and rich colors of a landscape or express the exhilaration one feels at the sights and sounds of whirling propellers, roaring of a rocket. I am always looking for unusual shapes, lines or colors to best convey this message".

Attila's paintings have been displayed and won numerous awards in local, national and international juried shows. His watercolors representing industrial landscapes are part of a corporate collection. He is a member of the California Art Club, Hayward Art Council and A.R.T., Inc.

Ablaze!
550.00

By Attila Cziglenyi

20 x 24”

Oil on Canvas

The Fish are Biting, Lafayette Reservoir
550.00

By Attila Cziglenyi

20 x 24”

Oil on Canvas

Old Lakeville 3rd, Petaluma
500.00

By Attila Cziglenyi

12 x 24”

Oil on Canvas

 
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