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A large-scale exhibition organized by the Section of Film and Photography of MMA can be seen from 4 February until 2 April at Vigadó Gallery in the building of Vigadó, centre of MMA. The concept behind the exhibition has been the call that each member of the Section of Film and Photography should invite a non-academician artist to display their works together.
February 20, 2017

Mondonville on special CD

After a successful performance of the almost forgotten opera of Mondonville, entitled Isbé at Müpa in Budapest last year György Vashegyi, corresponding member of MMA and his ensembles, the Orfeo Orchestra and the Purcell Choir made a CD from their concert with international cooperation. The title role is taken by British soprano Katherine Watson, while Isbé's other suitor, Coridon, is sung by tenor Reinoud Van Mechelen.

February 17, 2017

A Thread of Prayers

A memorial exhibition of Anna Kubinyi (1949-2015), textile artist and winner of several awards can be seen until the end of March at Vigadó, centre of MMA. Winner of Kossuth, Prima Primissima and Hungarian Heritage Awards, Anna Kubinyi was an outstanding figure of Hungarian textile arts. This exhibition is focusing on her work entitled The Prayer Textile from Csíksomlyó.

February 17, 2017

The Two Haydns' Final Masses

MMA was one of the sponsors of the special performance of Joseph and Michael Haydn's Final Masses (Harmoniemesse, Hob. XXII:14, St. Francis Mass, MH 826) at Müpa in Budapest on 7 February. The conductor was György Vashegyi, corresponding member of MMA and leader and founder of Orfeo Orchestra and the Purcell Choir.

February 17, 2017

Attila Csikós passed away

Regular member of MMA, architect, set and costume designer as well as life member and master artist of the State Opera House, Attila Csikós passed away after a lingering illness on 8 February in his 75th year of age. MMA considers his passing as losing one of its own.

February 17, 2017
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