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.
Tibor Szervátiusz passed away
One of the greatest Hungarian sculptors, Tibor Szervátiusz, an Artist of the Nation, member of HAA and son of another outstanding Hungarian sculptor, Jenő Szervátiusz died on 25 April 2018 in his 88th years of age.
Hungarian textile art in Poland
With the title 50 Years – 50 Artworks a large-scale textile art exhibition opened on 10 May 2018 in Lodz, Poland, at KOBRO Gallery of the University of Fine and Applied arts. The curators are textile artist Kelecsényi Csilla, member of HAA and art historian Cebula Anna, director of Szombathely Art Gallery. They selected the displayed works from the collection of the gallery. The exhibition, which was made possible and supported by HAA, was organized by architect and interior designer Somogyi Pál, member of MMA.
COLLECTIONS OF HAA IN BEIJING
The Hungarian Academy of Art is presenting itself with a grand-scale exhibition in Beijing at the Today Art Museum. The display, which consists of works of fine, applied, design and folk arts is lasting from 14 May until 10 June 2018. A year ago we received the painting and calligraphy exhibition of our brother institution, the Chinese National Academy of (CNAA) at Vigadó, the centre of HAA. Fulfilling the invitation of the Chinese partner, the Hungarian art scene can be seen in the well-known contemporary exhibition venure of the capital, and the exhibition of HAA is a selection of major works of recent years.
Exhibition of Ferenc Salamin
Architect and corresponding member of HAA Ferenc Salamin is one of the outstanding exponents of Hungarian architecture living today. His large-scale exhibition entitled Buildings, Colleagues and Students at Vigadó Gallery can be seen from 7 April until 15 May 2018.