Memories I never had 


About my Grandmother


Waiting series 

covid work: exploring mediums 

Sometimes there is nothing else to do about a situation, but just sit back and wait. I created this series while in quareantine during the epidemic...more

Before it Fades 

ephemeral work; changing states 

Much of my work deals with life and death. In this series I used photo portraits of family members who are the life created around me. I moved to the US more than a decade ago, leaving all of them behind. In this series I bring their familiar faces closer to me....more 

White blood is the name used for breast milk in Hungarian folk culture; I am amazed by the symbolic weight of this simple substance---the first comforting treat in our life after a long journey. In this project, I screen printed with milk.... more

©Eszter Sziksz