Biography of David Beeri

David Beeri is a deeply inspired, sovereign artist who began to build a unique world of painting, finding his own individual tools of expression. He first began to paint on December 5th, 1975, driven by a strong inner inspiration. Due to his extraordinary progression, he became nationally known by 1979, and has been an exhibitory artist ever since. He has had a number of exhibitions in Hungary and several other European countries as well as Israel, the United States, Japan, China and Canada.

Beeri experienced the Hungarian version of Communism where artists could only prosper if they were willing to be integrated in the faceless mass of Socialist art (“Socialist Realism”) like dumb sheep and worshipped communist idols without raising a voice. No wonder we do not find David Beeri among those fearing for their quarry, he rather chose exile which could not be avoided…

For more than forty years now, David Beeri has surrendered everything to art. In his pursuit, he has faced the obstacles of huge sacrifices, lack, agony, persecution, crude humiliation and pain, yet his beautiful pictorial world was constructed…