PIROSKA MIHALKA FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY – FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY – PORTRAITURE
BFA – Concordia University, Montreal, Canada. Majoring in Cinema/Animation.
Diploma in Commercial Photography at Sheridan College in Oakville, Ont. Canada.
1992 – PRESENT Partner/Associate owner of Joost Davidson & Associates.
Member of the Belgian Association of Professional Photographers
Lived in China between 2007-2008. During that time I published a book of my photographs called ‘ONE YEAR IN CHINA’.
Had two major exhibitions ‘ONE YEAR IN CHINA’ in collaboration with *EUROPALIA in Antwerp and Kasterlee, Belgium. (*International Arts Festival celebrated every two years in Europe).
Gave numerous talks on the book and experience travelling through
China at various libraries around the Province of Antwerp, BE, International Women’s Club in Eindhoven, NL, and at the Canadian High-Commission in London.
Taught photography at the International Secondary School of Eindhoven in The Netherlands and art/ceramics at the European School in Mol, Belgium.
Between1980-2000 I worked as a Set-Photographer in Montreal on over 50 feature-films and documentaries that were filmed in Canada, USA, and Europe in co-production for PARAMOUNT PICTURES, HBO, COLUMBIA PICTURES, ATLANTIS, NBC, ABC, CBC, ITV, NATIONAL FILMBOARD OF CANADA and more…
2001The Tracker (TV Movie) (still photographer)
1996On Dangerous Ground (TV Movie) (still photographer)
1996Midnight in Saint Petersburg (TV Movie) (assistant camera: second unit)
1995Bullet to Beijing (TV Movie) (assistant camera: second unit)
1989Physical Evidence (still photographer)
1988Hitting Home (TV Movie) (still photographer)
1986Toby McTeague (stills)
1986The Vindicator (still photographer – as Piroshka Mihalka)
1985Eternal Evil (still photographer)
1984The Surrogate (set photographer – as Piroshka Mihalka)
1983Of Unknown Origin (still photographer)
1983For Those I Loved (still photographer)
1981Happy Birthday to Me (still photographer)
1981My Bloody Valentine (still photographer)
1980Pick-up Summer (still photographer)
International Broadcast Centre, Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, UK. 2014
Photo 8 Gallery, Summer Show, London, UK. 2012
Permeke, (Europalia) Antwerp, BE. 2010
Printing Museum, Turnhout, BE. 2006
Museum Jan Vaerten, Beerse, BE. 2005
Photography Museum of Hungary, Kecskemet, HU. 2000
Museum Kempenland, Eindhoven, NL. 1995
Canadian Embassy, Budapest, HU. 1987