László Gálos

collodionist, autopsy master

L1-resident artist in 2020 and member of L1 Association (2021-)

photo: Imre Zalka


10 Questions – 10 Answers

– Can you name a book, a movie, a piece or a song, which you think is about you?
– None but close to:
Book: Sándor Tar: A te országod (Not translated to english.) / Samuel Beckett: Trilogy (Molloy, Malone dies, The Unnamable) / Kurt Vonnegut: Bluebeard
Film: Jim Jarmusch: Dead Man / Mike Leigh: Naked / László Nemes Jeles: Son of Saul
Zene: 1349: Hellfire / Mgla: With hearts toward none / Arvo Part: Tabula rasa

– What was your greatest rebellion as a teenager?
– I was drunk for years.

– What year would you type into a time machine, and why?
– Not even one. The essence does not change even if everything that could be humanly changed was changed.

– What is your greatest fear?
– That I'm right.

– What ’superficial’ things do you waste your time with?
– Art.

– When and how do you get your best ideas?
– When I sit down to write, or somebody talking to me.

– Which historical figure or fictive personality would you like to share a cup of coffee/tea or a glass of wine with?
– Marquis de Sade.

– What is your oldest piece of clothing?
– I don't collect, just outwearing clothes.

– Which sense is the most important for you?
– Eye.

– How do you see yourself in ten years?
– Dead.

(January 2020)