Anthems and Hymns

Prayers by the Hungarian People - Folk art and applied art exhibition in commemoration of the Day of Hungarian Culture. The exhibition is on view between January 23, 2020 and April 5, 2020. In commemoration of the Day of Hungarian Culture, academic members and non-academic members of the Section of Folk Arts of the Hungarian Academy of Arts present an exhibition showcasing their artworks inspired by Hungary's national Anthem and Appeal as well as by church hymns and devotional folk songs.

February 10, 2020

Exhibition of Péter Földi

The exhibition at Műcsarnok (Kunsthalle), the institution of HAA is displaying a cross-section of the oeuvre of Kossuth State Award winning painter Péter Földi and can be seen from 30 November 2018 until 20 January 2019.

January 21, 2019

Exhibition of János Balázs

A unique exhibition opened on 12 January 2019 at Műcsarnok, Kunsthalle, the intitution of HAA from the paintings of János Balázs (1905-1977), a Hungarian artist and poet of gypsy origin and can be seen until 10 February 2019.

January 20, 2019

Exhibition of the Lelkes family at Vigadó

The extraordinary exhibition of the Lelkes family consisting of six generations of artists opened on 29 November 2018 and can be seen until 27 January 2019 at the centre of HAA, the Vigadó. From the seven generations, there are members of the Lelkes Family who chose to specialise in photography or in industrial design and have become renowned in those fields. Family members showcasing their works also include an interior designer, a sculptor, a layout designer and a book designer.

January 17, 2019

István Madarassy's statues of Ignác Semmelweis

The Hungarian Government declared 2018 to be the Semmelweis Memorial Year to commemorate the "saviour of mothers" on the 200th anniversary of his birth. The patron of the memorial year was János Áder, President of Hungary. At one of the most important events of the Memorial Year at the Festive Scientific Symposium held in the Theoretical Block of Semmelweis University, Budapest several national and foreign speeches were given about the saviour of mothers and more than 600 participants were welcomed by Miklós Kásler, Minister of Human Capacities as well as Ágoston Szél, outgoing rector of Semmelweis University.

January 17, 2019
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