Art historian Katalin Dávid celebrating her hundredth birthday

On 16 August Katalin Dávid, the Széchenyi Grand Prize winner, internationally renowned art historian, art writer and regular member of HAA became a centenarian. In her best-known works the epoch-making figure in the history of Christian culture in Hungary explored the world of Christian iconography and biblical symbols.
August 28, 2023

Jubilee exhibition of leather designer and applied artist Imre Molnár

The 80-year-old Imre Molnár, who is a corresponding member of HHA, is presenting his oeuvre at the latest exhibition of the Vigadó Gallery. Imre Molnár's works are diverse, they represent all areas of leatherwork, all types of objects, both useful and ornamental objects come out of his workshop. The exhibition, which was opened by art historian Hilda Horváth after a welcome speech from György Vashegyi, the President of HAA on 6 September, can be viewed until 13 November 2022.

September 23, 2022

Exhibition of Marcell Jankovics in Warsaw

Marcell Jankovics (1941-2021) was a Hungarian film director, graphic artist, book illustrator, cultural historian, one of the most outstanding artists of Hungarian animation films. He was an Artist of the Nation as well as a regular member, former Vice-President and honorary President of HAA. In Poland he became known through his animation series entitled Gusztáv, which was broadcast on television in the 1980s and 1990s. Thanks to this exhibition, which can be seen until 30 October at the Liszt Institute in Warsaw, the artist's oeuvre is widely presented to the Polish public for the first time.

September 23, 2022

Memorial Exhibition of Ildikó Simsay

The memorial exhibition, which can be seen at Vigadó until 6 November 2022, is paying homage to the undeservingly forgotten lifework of fine artist Ildikó Simsay (1942-1997), who would have turned 80 this year and whose tragic death put a sudden end to her artistic career.

September 23, 2022

Exhibition of award winners of the HAA's Section of Fine Arts

The chamber exhibition at Vigadó, which can be seen until 15 November, is presenting works by the following artists, who were granted scholarships in the years 2020-2021 by HAA's Section of Fine Arts: fine artists Péter Márkus, Csaba Sánta, László Szotyory and Béla Szepessy as well as recipients of the Academy of Arts' lifework award fine artist Erzsébet Mezei and arts writer Tihamér Novotny. Also on display are works by the recipients of the 2020 Award of the Hungarian Academy of Arts' Section of Fine Arts, Tibor Kolozsi and Ákos Muzsnay.

September 23, 2022
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