It is seldom given in the life of a cultural politician that the creation of two dominant cultural institutions have been tied to his name. György Fekete was given this: he was one of the founders, then the first president of the National Cultural Fund, then almost two decades later he was instrumental when the Hungarian Academy of Arts became a public body, and he was its president for two terms. We asked György Vashegyi, who followed him in this post in 2017.
In Focus: Attila Csáji
In a portrait film by MMA, painter, visual artist and MMA member Attila Csáji talks about his involvement in the art of light.
Amrita Sher-Gil: Banner exhibition
Fifty banners of the famous Hungarian-Indian painter, Amrita Sher-Gil are displayed at the Hungarian National Museum in a very special form until the end of July. The 150 by 150 cm banners, which contain paintings, photos and texts, are fastened to the fences of the museum.
Bust of András Sütő unveiled
Bust of emblematic Transylvanian-Hungarian writer, editor and politician András Sütő was unveiled in Székelyudvarhely (Odorheiu Secuiesc) on 23 June, 2013.
11th Animation Film Festival in Kecskemét
The 11th Kecskemét Animation Film Festival (KAFF) was held between 19 and 23 June with supporters including the MMA.