A vice-president and a member of the board were elected at the reconvened general assembly of HAA on 7 October in Vigadó, the centre of HAA. Ballet artist János Kiss was elected as vice-president, poet and historian István Kovács was elected as a new member of the board. Gábor Lajta, a painter, graphic artist and art writer, became a member of the Supervisory Board.
Imre Makovecz and the nomadic generation
A series of discussions conducted by "sound architect" Ferenc Kiss started in February is taking place five times every month and is ending in June at the Makovecz Centre and Archives (2 Városkúti Street, Budapest, 1125). The program has been organized by the Imre Makovecz Foundation.
Mark of excellence for Hungarian architects
The Museum of Ethnography in Városliget (City Park) of Budapest has been chosen to be „Best Public Service Architecture" in Europe by the judging panel of the International Property Awards. Architects Marcel Ferencz – a regular member of HAA - and György Détári take pride in the project's striking design, shaped like a skateboard ramp and intended to give visitors ample space both indoors and outdoors.
Passion of Csíksomlyó
The Publishing House of HAA launched its new book on the theatrical play entitled Passion of Csíksomlyó directed by Attila Vidnyánszky, the director of the National Theatre in Budapest. At the book launch Attila Vidnyánszky said that this performance at its summer premiere outdoors in Transylvania on 18 August 2018 was one of his most elevating experiences ever.
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.