Király street - Budapest 1929   Photo by Imre Kinszki

Király Street, Budapest, 1929 :: Photo by Imre Kinszky. a main thoroughfare in one of Budapest’s biggest Jewish neighborhoods.

by Imre Kinszki

view of the Elizabeth bridge from under the archways of the building of the Order of the Pious. Photograph by Imre Kinszki, an important Hungarian photographer from the era between the two world wars

"Imre Kinszki was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1901. He captured motion and speed, architecture, and city life. In 1937, together with Erno Vadas and Gusztáv Seiden, he co-founded the Modern Hungarian Photographers Group. His photographs and articles appeared in American Photography and National Geographic.  In 1943, during the Second World War, he was sent to forced labor camps in Romania and Hungary. He died on the way to Sachsenhausen concentration camp in 1945."

Imre Kinszki Jewish Hungarian photographer, who captured motion and speed, architecture and city life, and died in transit to a concentration camp

Man with Shadow I, 1930.  by Imre Kinszki

Man with Shadow I, by Imre Kinszki

Imre Kinszki  (Hungarian, 1900–1944) Checkered World. Gelatin Silver Print. 1939

Imre Kinszki (Hungarian, Checkered World.

Imre Kinszki

Michael Hoppen Gallery - Past Exhibitions - Made in Hungary - “mehr Kraft” 1938