Concert in Tarnów commemorating 1956
On the 60th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 a large-scale concert by Orfeo Orchestra led by György Vashegyi, a corresponding member of MMA took place at Centrum Sztuki Mościce in Tarnów on 19 October. The concert, which was also supported by MMA, was part of the Hungarian cultural season in Poland. The soloist was outstanding fortepiano singer, Petra Somlai.
Hungarian fine art exhibition in Munich
A large-scale selection from the works of Hungarian fine artists has been saw in Künstlerhaus in Munich with the title, Vollendete Zukunft/Futur II. Almost one hundred pieces of various genres were on display from paintings and sculptures to video installations.
Emptiness - exhibition of Sándor Molnár
"Man's only task is to eliminate himself, the road and the goal. There is no form of life, no road, no purpose", claims the 80-year-old Hungarian painter Sándor Molnár, whose selection of his works of the past ten years can be seen in Vigadó Gallery between 4 November and 8 January 2017. The display is featuring his works from his air and emptiness (also called death) paintings belonging to his so called "white series".
Lilla Horti won second prize at the Éva Marton Singing Competition
At the Second International Éva Marton Singing Competition held between 19 and 25 September 2016 at Liszt Academy and named after the world-famous Hungarian opera singer, Éva Marton (member of MMA and member of the presidium of MMA), the only Hungarian competitor who made it to the final, soprano €9000 Lilla Horti won second prize.