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.
József Finta : freehandedly [szabad•kézzel]
Exhibition at Vigadó GalleryAn exhibition of architect József Finta's drawing is opening in Vigadó Gallery with the title Freehandedly. The display consisting of travel memories and plans of Budapest and buildings can be seen from 26 September to 9 November.
Hungarian winner at Hiroshima Animation Festival
Réka Bucsi's diploma film made at MOME (Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest), Symphony no. 42 has been awarded with the Hiroshima prize at the fifteenth Hiroshima International Animation Festival.
Amrita Sher-Gil Indian Cultural Centre, Budapest
Interview with Shri Malay Mishra, Ambassador of IndiaThe name of the Hungarian-born Indian painter, Amrita Sher-Gil is going to be assumed by the Indian Cultural Centre in Budapest on the 67th anniversary of the independence of India on 15 August, Friday. On this occasion Malay Mishra, the ambassador of the Indian Republic to Hungary gave an interview for the homepage of the Hungarian Academy of Arts.
Visualization for new national stadium revealed
Puskás Ferenc Stadium, whose chief architect is MMA member György Skardelli, is going to become a grand venue for competitions in over twenty branches of sport, big concerts and other large-scale events.