Timka Szőke is a Hungarian artist. She was born in Budapest - Hungary. She studied in Secondary School of Visual Arts, where she studied sculpture. Then she studied stained glass design and enamel design in Simultaneous Fine Arts School. She was graduated from Metropolitan University's Art faculty as graphic designer in 2013.
Her versatility unfold in illustration, lead glass design and photography.
he nature is art itself. Not only the universe, but the main source of inspiration. The nature is impressive, captivating, with all its elements perfect. Nature affects all artistic trends - be it fine arts, architecture, photography, film or anything else - always brings harmony. Like everyone else, it always fills her with positive energy, which is reflected in her works - her artworks and her photos.
Nature is rich in various colors, shapes and materials, in which we find so many possibilities. It is almost incomprehensible, indescribable and inexplicable, the fact that we exist in it. There is always an amazing feeling about how each element of nature is intertwined.
She attempt to give this feeling back to her pictures.
She had always of various surrealistic ideas, tales, legends, mythologies.
As a child she was looking at classical illustrations with great admiration. The stories have always drawn her into drawings, like a black hole in the solar system. With a very small head of a child, she decided that she would deal with this as an adult. As time went by she did not give up her dream and she persisted. She is always open to new things, experimenting, she likes to acquire new knowledge that she can combine in her works. When she studied lead glass design, it helped a lot in knowing this profession for the birth of a variety of new ideas. She made several stained glasses style pictures, because the beauty of this art industry was very impressed. She find it stunning as these solid, fragile, thin materials form a particular scene or figure, and the light that's filtered through it makes it magical.
Her artworks are inspired by the antique art trends, most notably Renaissance, Expressionism, Baroque, Symbolism and Art Noveaou in addition the comics. She likes to combine old styles with new trends.
Her characters carry a natural, special beauty. She loves to display the facial mimicry that she spices with natural charm in her works. Because the grimace is special in every face, which tells playfulness, shyness and honesty about their owners, therefore she likes to use her some pictures.
She works in pop surrealistic style. The classic, natural beauty characterizes the characters of her artworks.