Laszlo Szalma was born in Subotica in 1948. He lived and worked in Subotica until 2004. He was a co-founder and a member of the Bosch+Bosch Group and until 1975 participated in all of the group's exhibitions. Szalma co-authored the book 5112a (1971), with Slavko Matković. His art practice included actions and graphic design.