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.
1st National Salon of Architecture – 100% Creativity
Műcsarnok gives home to the most important comprehensive exhibition of contemporary architecture ever. The extensive display presents more than 200 buildings and their designers, providing a cross section of exciting Hungarian architecture today and in the recent past with the help of models, giant prints, films, designs, and works of art and documentation.
Birthday concert for Erzsébet Szőnyi
For the ninetieth birthday of composer Erzsébet Szőnyi a special concert is going to be given with a programme consisting of her compositions at the Vigadó Concert Hall on 18 May 2014. The concert, which has been organized by the Section of Music of MMA, is going to start at 19.30.
Participants are the following: Erzsébet Szőnyi (narrator), Andrea Meláth, Lóránt Najbauer (singers), Márta Nagy (pianist), Andrea Kocsis (harpist), Péter Tfirst, Géza Hargitai (violinists), Mihály Várnagy (violist), Mihály Simkó-Várnagy (cellist), the BHKZ Academy, conductor: Géza Gémesi.
István Várdai's violincello concert at the Vigadó
Internationally acclaimed Hungarian cellist, István Várdai is going to perform at the Vigadó Concert Hall on 13 May 2014 with the participation of Walter Delahunt on the piano. The CD's on which the concert repertoire has been recorded can be bought at the venue and the artists are going to give their autographs on them. The concert, which has been organized by the Section of Music of MMA, is going to start at 19.30.